When Do I Call an Exterminator for Mice?

When Do I Call an Exterminator for Mice?

As winter approaches, more and more pests find their way into homes, seeking shelter from wet and frigid weather. Mice are one of the most common household pests, alongside rats and termites. While DIY methods, such as mouse traps, may work to get rid of one or two...
Signs of a Cockroach Infestation

Signs of a Cockroach Infestation

One of the most common pests in the US is these gross, disease-ridden insects. Roaches are not simply unpleasant, but they reproduce quickly and spread dangerous pathogens. Roaches can infest even the cleanest of houses and businesses, so it’s vital to catch...
A Complete Guide to Springtails (aka snow fleas)

A Complete Guide to Springtails (aka snow fleas)

No one likes bugs. That’s pretty much a universal opinion, with the exception of a very select few who enjoy looking at or collecting bugs. But for the rest of us, seeing a bug can cause panic, the response to which can range anywhere from calmly stating the obvious...
A Guide to the Spotted Lanternfly

A Guide to the Spotted Lanternfly

Although the spotted lanternfly has been found in the USA since 2014, not much press coverage had been given to it. After all, with murder hornets joining the pandemic and taking up the 2020 headlines the harmless spotted lanternfly hasn’t made a debut. However, the...
Where Do Ants Go in the Winter?

Where Do Ants Go in the Winter?

When you think of “ant season” you probably think of the summer: ant hills in the backyard, ants crawling aboard a juicy watermelon, or ants creeping around your floors and kitchen. You may be wondering, “where do ant’s go in the winter?” Ants are cold-blooded...
What to Do If You Find Rat or Mouse Droppings

What to Do If You Find Rat or Mouse Droppings

Do you see small black granular shapes around your home or apartment? This could cause concern as these are mice droppings, which is a larger sign that you are sharing your home with rodents. Mice are naturally an unwanted problem as they chew through your food, and...