Preventing Pantry Pests

Preventing Pantry Pests

When it comes to food, humans have it made. While the rest of the natural world scrounges for sustenance, we are rarely more than a few footsteps from our stockpile of calorie-rich foods. Other animals can’t help but take notice–after all, they’re hardwired to do so...
Can Cockroaches Cause Allergies?

Can Cockroaches Cause Allergies?

You may be surprised to learn that there is a connection between cockroaches and allergic reactions. Indeed, the common household roach carries proteins that trigger mild illness in some people. Even dead roaches can cause allergies in some people. Cockroaches carry...
Black Mold Spores: Can They Hurt You?

Black Mold Spores: Can They Hurt You?

What do you think of when you see the words “black mold spore”?  Do you think of: A) a container of leftovers that has been stuck in the back of the fridge for too long? or;  B) of the kind of mold that often grows in buildings that have been exposed to...
Storm Damage in South Jersey

Storm Damage in South Jersey

We have experienced quite a bit of storm damage in South Jersey over the years. The area has been hit with substantial amounts of rainfall, not to mention the winds and tornadoes that have torn their way through multiple cities and towns, created all sorts of mayhem,...
How to get rid of carpenter bees

How to get rid of carpenter bees

Although carpenter bees benefit the environment with their pollination, these are not insects you want in and around your home! These bees look like bumblebees because they are large with black and yellow patterns. However, the main physical difference is that they...
Can Cockroaches Cause Allergies?

German Cockroaches vs. American Cockroaches

There’s nothing more unpleasant than a cockroach infestation. Cockroaches are creepy, pesky, persistent, and all-around bad to have in the house. While we all know that cockroaches are creepy, you might not know that there are different types of cockroaches. Being...
Preventing Pantry Pests

Signs of a Rodent Infestation

At the end of the day, rodents are just trying to survive like the rest of us. While human dwellings might make great places for rodents to thrive, a party of rodents in the walls and cupboards is hardly a party for the human inhabitants. Rodents infamously spread...
Everything You Need to Know About N.J. Mold

Everything You Need to Know About N.J. Mold

N.J. mold is often the bane of a homeowner’s existence. It can be extremely hazardous and can cause many adverse health issues if someone is exposed to it for too long. Unfortunately, many people do not understand exactly what mold is, what should be done to prevent...