Earwig….AKA The Pincher Bug

Earwig….AKA The Pincher Bug

Facts You Need to Know About the Pincher Bug Why are they called Earwigs? Earwigs name itself comes from an old folk’s tale that suggests these bugs would crawl into the ears of people and lay eggs inside the brain. This however isn’t true, they do however have...
What is a Mole Cricket?

What is a Mole Cricket?

  Mole Crickets, as the name implies, are insects that resemble moles. They tunnel through the soil near the surface and feed on the roots and stems of grass plants. Although they live underground an you may seldom see one, adult mole crickets are 1-2 inches long...
Preventing Wasp Nests

Preventing Wasp Nests

Removing a wasp nest isn’t a guarantee to keeping them off your property.   These insects will always rebuild or replace damaged nests.  There are several ways to prevent or keep wasps from building nests. How to Keep Wasp From Building Nests   Planting...
Termite Warning Signs

Termite Warning Signs

What You’ll See if you Have Termites Mud Tubes Discarded Wings Termite Droppings: they look like pellets of wood, the size of coffee. Damaged Wood Bubbling Paint: could be water damage, but a professional could help you. Types of Termites SUBTERRANEAN...
What are Carpet Beetles?

What are Carpet Beetles?

  Carpet beetles are exactly what they sound like. They lay eggs in fibrous material such as carpeting so that their offspring can feed on it. These beetles an be confused with bed bugs.  Small pests that can cause a large amount of damage if left untreated....
Bug Repellent Plants

Bug Repellent Plants

Check-Out this list of bug repellent plants Marigolds The scent of a marigold deter mosquitoes, and even rabbits. Plant near your front or back doors.  Rabbits love vegetable gardens and these plants will keep them out.       Chrysanthemums The best plant to...