No matter where you look, spiders and their webs lurk behind furniture, over windows, in corners of rooms, in light fixtures, on ceilings and under cabinets. There are steps you can take yourself to reduce the occurrence of indoor spiders:
Why Mosquitoes Are One Of The Most Dangerous Animals In The World
Believe it or not, mosquitoes are one of the most deadly animals in the world. When it comes to killing humans, mosquitoes are the worst. They kill more people every year than all the other animals we think of as dangerous, including snakes, sharks and crocodiles.Â Here are some helpful tips from the pros at American Pest to keep mosquitoes from eating you up this summer:
Youâ€™ve probably seen Japanese beetles, even if you didnâ€™t know what they were. Learn more about these pests as they devour some 300 different species of plants:
The Truth About Cicada Killer WaspsÂ
Killer insects should be innocent until proven guilty, at least that is the case when it comes to the cicada killer wasp. These wasps are relatively harmless to humans, but that doesnâ€™t mean they canâ€™t be a real pain if you have them on your property. Learn more:
Prevent Termites from Taking Over your Home!
Here are the â€‹â€‹top 3 commonÂ signs of a termiteÂ infestation, and a very informative infographic on termites:
Not The Grapes! Pests in Wine GrapesÂ
TheÂ Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is on the lookout for pests that threaten the stateâ€™s wine industry and Concord grapes. The major offenders are several species of moths, and Washington pest control experts with the WSDA are carefully monitoring their populations.
The summertime can be rough on your pets. As they battle to stay cool in the hot and humid weather, your cats, dogs, and other furry friends may also have to deal with pests like fleas, ticks, and flies. Here are a few ways to protect our furry friends:
How to Avoid Bringing Bed Bugs Home When TravelingÂ
Did you know that most people actually get bed bugs in their homes from recent traveling? Protect yourself by taking these preventative steps while traveling:
Why DIY Pest Control Is NOT A Good Idea
Do-It-Yourself pest control can be dangerous for you, your family and pets. Hereâ€™s why itâ€™s not a good idea: