BedBugs – What They Look like
Their Habits & Our Thoughts

BedBug adults are about the size and shape of an apple seed, wingless and vary in color between translucent, bright red to dark brown. This spectrum of variance is associated with how long it has been since it has last fed.  The eggs are about a millimeter long and  translucent. The amazing thing about Bedbugs […]

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Why you should NOT use hairspray and a lighter to kill ants.

Let me be very clear, I do not endorse the use of propellants and fire to kill anything. Yeah I know … My brother and I did it, and if you asked either one of us, killing ants with hairspray and a lighter was our best childhood memory. Now, as an adult (with a child) […]

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We live on planet earth,
and so do the Elm Seed Bugs.

In dealing with the ever prolific elm seed bug, we have come across some poor information. The media reports one thing because they heard it from somewhere else and some “experts” are best guessing and it leaves the general public uninformed. The facts are as follows; 1. First detected in Idaho approximately the June of […]

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Spiders –
They will not eat
your arms and legs off.

Yes, personally I think spiders on a whole are icky, and they send a quick shiver up my spine. Only because they are rather ….creepy. We receive many phone calls during the year about spiders from people who are truly afraid. … Before I go too far, I need to be clear on two things; […]

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