Category Archives: Ask the Pest Experts

Back to School Pesky Critters

By Scott Svenheim, ACE Spokesperson and Associate Certified Entomologist, Truly Nolen of America  With the back-to-school season nearing, parents have already started to think about preparing their kids – and how can anyone forget that the start of school is … Continue reading

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The Essential Ant Treatment Guide for Homeowners

One of the first insects to become active each year is the irritatingly persistent ant. When warmer weather arrives, ants can begin invading our homes. A recent survey conducted by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) revealed that this pest … Continue reading

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Identifying Common Types of Bees in Arizona

IDENTIFYING COMMON TYPES OF BEES IN ARIZONA Arizona is home to many types of bees. There are about 20,000 different species of bees in the world. With the exception of Antarctica, bees are found throughout the world. The greatest diversity … Continue reading

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Florida Summer Pest Guide

Florida’s summer weather creates an ideal paradise for bugs. The increased temperatures, rain, and humidity lead to an increase in insect activity – including your lawn and in your home. Checking your home and lawn is key to maintaining a … Continue reading

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Effects of warmer weather on potential pests

Snow and ice begin to melt as the air gets warmer, and plants start to bloom. It’s a great time of year, but it’s also a great time for pests to get into your home. Continue reading

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Avoid luring pests into your bedroom

Having pests in your home can pose various dangers to your family. Continue reading

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When traveling, avoid unwanted stowaways

Million of people will travel near and far this holiday season. Continue reading

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Keeping pests out of a shed (411)

While residents may notice a pest infestation in their homes early on, bugs and rodents can harbor in yard sheds and storage structures for a while before their presence becomes apparent. Continue reading

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Watch out for firewood pests

As temperatures go down this season, fireplaces are a great source of warmth and provide a pleasant gathering space for many households. Continue reading

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Recognizing pantry pests and preventing an infestation

With the holidays around the corner, many homeowners are pulling out baking supplies to create seasonal goodies. Continue reading

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