Do You Have A Stink Bug Problem? Here’s How To Tell…
If you are a homeowner in Virginia, you know how annoying it can be to find stink bugs in your home. The foul smell they produce when threatened is meant to protect them against predators, but it also creates a […]Read More
Lone Star Tick Diseases: What They Are And How To Protect Your Home
You’ve probably heard that certain types of ticks can be a threat to your health. The deer ticks or the black-legged ticks are very well known for their ability to spread Lyme disease. But have you heard about lone star […]Read More
Mosquito-Borne Illnesses In Pets
Mosquitoes have long been known to cause health problems in human beings. You have probably heard enough about malaria, dengue, and Zika virus to know that mosquitoes are a serious threat to human health.
Unfortunately, the problems don’t end there – […]
Do Mosquitoes Really Have Preferences? Read On To Learn More
Have you ever sat next to someone who was constantly complaining of mosquito bites while you had not been bitten once? While the idea of ‘sweet blood’ may be your first guess, it’s not quite accurate.
So what is it, really? […]
Are House Spiders Poisonous?
Some of the most common spiders found in Virginia and Maryland include the common house spider (or American spider), the wolf spider, the brown recluse spider, and the black widow. House spiders, in particular, have fangs that they use to […]Read More
Little-Known Facts About Mice, And Why You Should Never Allow Them In Your Home
Mice. These tiny rodents are found all over the world and are actually the number one pest that you can encounter in your home. They will quietly creep into your house and make it theirs, especially during the cold seasons […]Read More
Beware of Rats’ Sneaky Behavior In The Colder Months
It is true that most small mammals like hamsters, bats, chipmunks, and dormice hibernate during winter. This is a survival tactic that helps them avoid freezing temperatures. For this to happen, they ensure they have enough supplies to last them […]Read More
The Link Between Humidity and Pest Control In Your Home
Climate change is not just a buzzword to use to attract attention on social media. The evidence is plain to see. The current weather conditions in Richmond, VA are startling when compared with the conditions 10 years ago. With the […]Read More
Ticks Are Complex- Here’s Why And What You Can Do To Keep Safe
The eight-legged arachnids seem to outwit us all the time. Even at Dunkirk, MD, residents are encouraged to stay on high alert. The mild and cool winters that characterize the area are perfect for tick activity even during the holiday […]Read More
Roaches: Ready Or Not, Here They Come!
One of the unique features in Columbia, MD is the man-made lake that lies on 27 acres of land. Lake Kittamaqundi is breathtakingly beautiful and for that reason, many of the seasonal events in Columbia are hosted there. If you’re […]Read More