Insects

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Cockroaches

Cockroaches

Cockroaches

Cockroaches live in a wide range of environments around the world. Pest species adapt readily to a variety of environments, but prefer warm conditions found within buildings. Many tropical species prefer even warmer environments and do not fare well in the average household.

Cockroaches are mainly nocturnal and will run […]

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Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs

Bedbugs

Bedbugs are small, oval non-flying insects that belong to the insect family Cimicidae, which includes three species that bite people. Adult bedbugs reach 5 mm-7 mm in length, while nymphs (juveniles) are as small as 1.5 mm. Bedbugs have flat bodies and may sometimes be mistaken for ticks or […]

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Carpenter Ants

Carpenter Ants

Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants are highly social insects and are one of the largest types of ant that can be found throughout most of the United States. They have strong mandibles and use them to excavate their way through wood and wood structures to use it for nesting. Usually, the first […]

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Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes

Mosquitos

There are probably several unexpected mosquito breeding areas around your property. Besides emptying water out of flower pots, bird baths and old tires, make sure to clean gutters and downspouts regularly or cover with mesh to prevent leaves and debris from collecting and holding water. Children’s toys and playground […]

Fleas

Fleas

Fleas are parasitic six-legged insects that feed on the blood of their hosts. Their bodies are made for jumping and their compressed shape means that it’s also easy for them to run through the hair of your pet. Although there are many different species of fleas, the most common […]

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Termites

Termites

Termites

One of the biggest fears any homeowner has is to discover a nest of termites anywhere in the vicinity of his or her house. But what do these little garden pests do that makes them such a danger? Let’s take a look at this small home wrecker and see […]

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Spiders

Spiders

Spiders

Spiders are active hunters and rely heavily on their bites to paralyze and kill their prey before consuming it. They also bite in self-defense. While many spiders will never attack animals larger than themselves, some exhibit a rather aggressive behavior and will stand their ground when approached by larger […]