Do I Have Bed Bugs – What to look for.

bed bugs what to look for

When trying to find bed bug activity you should inspect for the following things. 1. Blood Spots or Streaks – Left on sheets are easy to spot. These are spots where a bed bug has been crushed or from the host after being bitten.  2. Fecal Spots – Bed bugs will “go” wherever they please. […]

Flying Ants or Termite Swarmers. Do you know the difference?

Spring is right around the corner. This Sunday we move the clocks forward an hour to regain that extra hour of sunlight in the evening. Longer, sunnier days with intermittent rain will cause the flowers to bloom, the bees to pollinate, and a host of other insects awaken and head out to start their reproductive […]

Are Black Widow Spiders Dangerous?

black widow spider

Did you know the female black widow spider’s venom is 15 times as toxic as the venom of a rattlesnake? Even though she is the most venomous spider in North America, she seldom causes death because she injects such a small amount of poison in each bite. The mortality rate for female black widow spider […]

Termite Season is here and so are Termite Swarmers

Every year, about this time we start to get call after call of people seeing what they believe to be winged ants coming up inside their house or around the perimeter of their home. Sometimes it just might be ants but a majority of the time it turns out to be Termite swarmers. Termite swarmers […]

2020 Termite Swarmer Season Is Here Early

Termite Swarmers

Every year about this time we start getting phone calls about “flying ants”. More times than not though what they are actually seeing are termite swarmers. As winter starts to fade and warm days approach a clock goes off for termites letting them know it’s time to head out and start a new colony. Typically […]