Category Archives: Insects

How to spot houseplant pests

Pests can enter a home through a seemingly innocent decorative staple: houseplants.  Continue reading

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USDA shares preventative advice on Asian longhorned beetles

Faced with Asian longhorned beetle infestations throughout parts of Ohio, local municipal leaders met with U.S. Department of Agriculture officer Philip Holmes last month to discuss containing current bug populations and preventing further infestation. Continue reading

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Emerald ash borers cause expensive problems

The emerald ash borer is spreading across much of the country, most recently the state of Ohio, and causing costly damages for local governments and residents. Continue reading

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Keeping your home pest-free while you’re away

Whether homeowners are traveling for the winter holidays, taking advantage of a three-day weekend to get out of town or heading out on a summer vacation, nobody wants to come home to a pest infestation. Continue reading

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Some bugs may stink up the holiday season

Winter is knocking on the door, and while you’re preparing for cold weather and the holiday season, dealing with bugs – especially stink bugs – probably isn’t on your to-do list. Continue reading

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Hurricanes could bring pest problems

Hurricanes have the potential to seriously disrupt everyday life. Continue reading

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Stink bugs invade homes

Homeowners across the country have been fighting off an extremely unwelcome pest – the stink bug. Continue reading

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Box elder bug invasion worse than expected

Many communities are accustomed to an annual invasion of box elder bugs, but the number of pests showing up this year has been extreme in many areas. Continue reading

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Food manufacturers dealing with fall pests

Pest control is a major issue among homeowners across the country, but business owners also have to take protective measures when it comes to preventing bugs, insects and other pest infestations. Continue reading

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Don’t let boxelder bugs ruin your autumn

As the cool fall weather approaches, so does boxelder bug season. Continue reading

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