Take Action Against Ant Infestation

It’s no secret that ants have had a social structure since the beginning. As humans we seek to understand their world and we tend to study it a lot along with their behavior and anatomy. Ants are truly complex and in order for them to not invade your home, a complex system of treatment [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:56:58+00:00June 11th, 2019|Ants, Articles, General pest control|Comments Off on Take Action Against Ant Infestation

Rodents and their dangerous habit of chewing

Too cute to be forgotten...because...Oh the damage! Rats have been “chew” it all. I feel bad for them and their cousins. All of them. But I feel even more bad for humans. It’s no secret that rodents spend most of their lives chewing on things. But the impact of rodents chewing is [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:56:59+00:00February 5th, 2019|Articles, deer mice, house mice, rodents|Comments Off on Rodents and their dangerous habit of chewing

Fangs are not just for Dracula: The Bite-down on Spider Bites

What NOT to do: We consult the internet a lot when comparing spider bites, but one of the things we shouldn’t do is compare insect or arachnid bites with other photos. Each person will react differently to spider bites, so photos are not a reliable source when trying to identify what kind of spider [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:56:59+00:00October 29th, 2018|Articles, General pest control, spiders|Comments Off on Fangs are not just for Dracula: The Bite-down on Spider Bites

Get your home ready for a pest-free winter

It’s finally fall! The cooler weather is here, the leaves are changing again and around the corner is the upcoming winter with goodies and shopping. But before it gets too busy, let me be the knot on your finger and remind you about protecting your home from overwintering pests. In a previous post, we [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:56:59+00:00October 18th, 2018|Articles, beetles, boxelder bugs, overwintering pests, rodents, stinkbugs|Comments Off on Get your home ready for a pest-free winter

The truth about Carpenter Bees

I caught myself a baby bumble bee…or not! What you are actually seeing out and about at your yard may be a carpenter bee. Carpenter bees are very physically similar to bumble bees. They are yellow and black, but have a shiny, black, hairless abdomen and are about 1 to 25 mm long. The [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:57:00+00:00August 7th, 2018|Articles, carpenter bees, General pest control|Comments Off on The truth about Carpenter Bees

Top Signs of Termite Infestation

It’s spring and Termites are back! Yeah, it’s been cold a bit, but the season is turning and termites are starting to swarm. You can protect and prevent by watching or checking for the tell tale signs that termites may have infested your home. Here are the top signs that your home may be infected. [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:57:00+00:00March 30th, 2018|Articles, General pest control, termites|Comments Off on Top Signs of Termite Infestation

Anatomy of a Cockroach: Know your Enemy

A roach is a roach and it’s good as dead. For the longest it didn’t matter what kind of roach it was, because it would soon be annihilated. But, in reality, having roaches in your home is not ok. You can’t just stomp or try to treat on your own. You have to arm yourself [...]

By |2022-01-19T22:57:00+00:00January 18th, 2018|Articles, General pest control, roaches|Comments Off on Anatomy of a Cockroach: Know your Enemy

Bullfrog Pest at Long Island Spring Home Show

In just a few days, Bullfrog Pest Control will be among companies featured at The Long Island Spring Home Show March 27, 28 & 29, 2015. The event will be held at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale, NY 11553. The Long Island Spring Home Show will include kitchen and landscape showcases, outdoor living showcase, [...]

By |2015-03-25T19:18:50+00:00March 25th, 2015|Articles, Events, General pest control, organic pesticide|Comments Off on Bullfrog Pest at Long Island Spring Home Show

Deer Mice vs. House Mice

The deer mouse, Peromyscus maniculatus, is in a completely different family than the house mouse, Mus musculus. The white-footed mouse, Peromyscus leucopus, is closely related to the deer mouse with similar appearance and habits. The deer mouse is found throughout most of Canada and the United States, with the exception of the southeastern U.S. Instead, [...]

By |2022-01-19T23:41:53+00:00September 9th, 2012|Articles, deer mice, house mice, rodents|Comments Off on Deer Mice vs. House Mice

Seeing red: Clover mites

Bullfrog has been receiving frantic calls these past few weeks about tiny red insects collecting in large numbers around windows, windowsills and on curtains. Callers are worried that their homes are being infested by bedbugs, or that the red stain the insects leave behind when crushed is blood. From the likes of it however, there [...]

By |2014-11-10T03:21:48+00:00May 31st, 2011|Articles, clover mites|4 Comments
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