DATE POSTED: November 27, 2014
The cycles of nature ensure that every year the same thing is going to happen. It is going to get cold and bugs and mammals are going to seek shelter from that cold. It is as inevitable at the rising of the sun. But having pests inside your home isn't inevitable. Bugs and wildlife are looking for the "right" place to overwinter or hibernate. Are you inviting them to stay at your house? Let's find…
DATE POSTED: November 21, 2014
Are you spending time at someone else's house this Thanksgiving, or preparing a beautiful meal at your place? Perhaps it is a little of both. Whatever your Thanksgiving plans hold for you, be sure to protect yourself from hitchhikers. Not the ones on the road with their thumb out, the ones that secretly crawl into your clothing, your bags, and your food packaging. It is hard to keep bugs out of…
DATE POSTED: November 18, 2014
No. It's not the boogy man--well, not JUST the boogy man. The older your house is and the less money you have spent sealing and securing it, the higher the odds are that at least one pest has made its way into your attic.
DATE POSTED: October 6, 2014
What's your heat bill look like? Would you rather see some of that money go into your pocket, rather than out the chimney? There are actually some pest prevention methods that can help you shave some money off that energy bill. Hang with me for a couple minutes, and I'll show you how.
DATE POSTED: September 30, 2014
What is the deal with flies? They're so irritating! They land on you; you jiggle. They land on you again; you twitch. They land on you again, and you start swinging your hands like a maniac. What do they think that means? "Yay! I love flies?" For crying out loud flies, stop landing on people! You're just asking to be squished! I think when the term "bugged" was coined, flies were the "bug" from…
DATE POSTED: August 7, 2014
Can you believe it is already time to start preparing for the fall? For many of us, the summer has flown by, and here we are, with fall on the doorstep along with all the insects and rodents hoping for a place to get out of the elements. You’re not the only one driven inside by the cooler temperatures! Mice, rats, cockroaches, ants and spiders, are all in search of a place to spend the…