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YELLOW JACKETS  Family ‘vespidae”  Yellow Jackets are considered beneficial social wasps feeding on sweet secretions and other insects but can become a homeowner’s worst nightmare. The fertilized queen from the prior fall is the only survivor of the winter.  In the spring, she seeks a nesting site...

Our technician (Steve Antoni) made a great find while servicing one of our customers. Although this was away from the home, Steve saw the yellow jackets flying around and traced them back to this area. This could have easily ended in the homeowner, the landscaper or a pet getting severely...

Stinging insect nests are dangerous to treat for homeowners especially at this time of the year. The drones are now numerous and they are ready to attack and defend their nest with little to no provoking. Buying a can of spray to try to treat these nests...

I ran across this great idea from the National Pest Management Association to keep the kids busy and may also help you find conditions that are drawing insect to your home. IPM Scavenger Hunt By Missy Henriksen- National Pest Management Association Tuesday, June 11, 2013 School’s out! Hooray! When my kids were younger, summer...

Every year we have panicked people come in worried sick because they have found a cockroach in the house. Surprisingly enough, there are types of cockroaches that are not a threat to the home. The most popular one around here is a Pennsylvania Woods Roach. The Woods...

PROTECT YOURSELF FROM BEDBUGS WHILE TRAVELING Before booking a hotel room, you may want to read user reviews of the particular hotel and location — frequently, guests who’ve had bug problems report them online. Bear in mind that a report about one hotel does not mean...

The mosquitoes and ticks are hungry for your blood. With these blood-thirsty critters buzzing around and lurking in the lawn, it makes it very difficult to enjoy your yard . Now is the time to protect Your Family & Pets from Ticks and Mosquitoes.  Enjoy These Outdoor Activities Itch and...

Carpenter Ants Carpenter ants can be black or combination of red and black or red and brown. Workers vary in size and can range from ¼ to ½ inch and the queens range from ½ to 5/8 inch. These ants are an important part of...

                                  Your Environmental Pest and Turf Professionals Are Nuisance Bats and Birds Driving You, Well, Batty? Are bats the latest unwelcome visitor in your home or office building? Are bat and bird droppings causing you to worry about your health, your kids’ health, even your pets’...