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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug infestations stink!

It’s not a skunk! The stink bug can give off a foul odor to ward off predators, when it feels threatened or when humans step on them! That’s how they got their name. Stink bugs have piercing mouths.  They are the shape of a shield, approximately 5/8 to ¾ inches tall and are native [...]

By |2020-11-02T06:12:49+00:00November 2nd, 2020|General pest control, overwintering pests, stinkbugs|Comments Off on Brown Marmorated Stink Bug infestations stink!

Spooky Spiders common to Long Island

With the fall season already here, it feels like 2020 can’t get any worse. And not to remind you of all that could go wrong but, more to prepare you, some spider species overwinter during this time. That means they are attracted to your house or structure seeking warmth, shelter and food – even [...]

By |2020-10-04T17:28:33+00:00October 4th, 2020|overwintering pests, spiders|Comments Off on Spooky Spiders common to Long Island

Creative critters creep through crevices

Creepy crawleys are all a rage during October. Especially since it’s the beginning of overwintering. But overwintering is not the only reason critters enter. Also, many times, they do not discriminate on the season. Regardless critters will creep through the crevices as the title mentions, but the important thing is knowing what to do [...]

By |2019-10-28T04:11:22+00:00October 28th, 2019|Articles, General pest control, overwintering pests|Comments Off on Creative critters creep through crevices

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 |2019-04-19T00:48:14+00:00October 18th, 2018|Articles, beetles, boxelder bugs, overwintering pests, rodents, stinkbugs|Comments Off on Get your home ready for a pest-free winter

Prepare for overwintering pests during the fall season

Fall is here! It’s a time when leaves change and we change our home décor. But, that’s not the only thing that changes. Believe us when the frog tells you that invasive pests will come knocking at your door. In a process called overwintering, these pests change their behavior in order to survive during [...]

By |2020-04-10T02:49:21+00:00October 10th, 2017|bats, boxelder bugs, deer mice, elm leaf beetle, General pest control, house mice, multicolored asian lady beetle, overwintering pests, stinkbugs, western conifer seed bugs|Comments Off on Prepare for overwintering pests during the fall season
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