What you Should Know about the West Nile Virus

What you Should Know about the West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus is a viral infection that’s transmitted to humans through mosquito bites.   Here is a list of the most common symptoms that you might experience as a result of West Nile Virus.   1. Headache A constant, nagging headache is one of the first...
What is Swarming in My Kitchen Sink…Drain Flies?

What is Swarming in My Kitchen Sink…Drain Flies?

Drain flies aka sewage or moth files are only about 1/8th inch in size and are black or brown.  What identifies these small flies is the unique pattern of veins in its wings.   Their bodies are covered with hairs and when crusted it leaves a powdery smudge.  Drains...
What you Need to Know about Mosquito Repellents!

What you Need to Know about Mosquito Repellents!

Carbon dioxide is a scent that attracts mosquitos. When we exhale that odor is released and mosquitoes quickly get a visual on their target.  Thermal signals such as body heat help them find the perfect landing spot.  So, using the right repellent can keep you off the...
What You Need to Know About Ants!

What You Need to Know About Ants!

What Are Ants? Ants work together in a large group and have a very detailed social structure.  Ants have a variety of color.  Yellow, red, brown or black and sometimes a combo of colors.  All ants have the same body parts including a head, mid section and abdomen. ...
Fleas In My Carpet…Now what?

Fleas In My Carpet…Now what?

Fleas are hard to deal with and can take days, even weeks to fully exterminate all of them from your home and carpets.  Its always a good idea to treat your pets and examine them to make sure they are healthy and free of fleas.  These pests are really small and hard...
June Bug Season…Are you ready?

June Bug Season…Are you ready?

The June Bug also known as the May Beetle start to make an appearance in May to early July.  They get the name “June Bug” becuase they show up the heaviest in the month of June.  This beetle is most active at night and hatch from larvae in the springtime. ...