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Warning: Smelly Bugs Invading

Stink_Bug

TweetAs certain as the hot summer months arrive throughout the US, so too do the bugs. They enter our homes looking for shelter from the elements. During these home invasions, many homeowners will likely see a familiar pest… The invasive brown marmorated stink bug! The invasive brown marmorated stinkbug has been a serious pest problem… Read More

Africanized Bees Still a Problem

Honey Bee Looking Right At You

Tweet  News recently broke about a Pflugerville, Texas man that is in stable condition after being stung more than 300 times by a colony of Africanized Bees. The 40-year-old warehouse worker was trying to move a cabinet when he disturbed a massive colony containing some 125,000 bees. It is unknown how the man escaped the… Read More

Concerns Over Aerial Spraying For Mosquitoes

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Tweet View image | gettyimages.com Much of the United States has been under attack by mosquitoes, and experts believe the mosquito problem is going to get worse. These mosquito attacks have many people worried because of the possibility of a West Nile Virus infection. CNN reports, this year’s West Nile Virus outbreak is the largest… Read More

The Ant Watch- Our Favorite April Fool’s Joke

TweetHonor nature. Love nature. Keep it close at hand. Imagine being able to carry insect life around with you wherever you go… And no I’m not talking about having a nasty lice infestation. I’m talking about an entirely new take on time—The Ant Watch! Inspired by nature and child like curiosity, The Analog Watch Company… Read More

March Madness Bug Style

TweetIt’s that time of year again… The nation has succumbed to March Madness fever. With the NCAA basketball tournament underway this week, millions of us across the globe have carefully filled out our brackets; penciling in our alma-matters to the final four, confident who the next Cinderella team is going to be. In fact, March… Read More

Austin Bats In Danger?

TweetEvery year some 100,000 plus people visit Austin’s Congress Avenue Bridge to witness one of nature’s marvels. During summer evenings, upwards of 1.5 million bats emerge from the crevices of the bridge, almost like a black cloud, to feed on millions of insects. It’s a spectacular site that generates $10 Million in tourism revenue each… Read More

Zombie Ladybugs

Zombie Ladybug Cocoon

Tweet Zombies are all the rage these days from hit Hollywood movies, to the critically acclaimed The Walking Dead television series; with some cities even sponsoring Zombie runs. In the bug world, we’ve become acquainted with zombie ants and zombie bees; now we can add zombie ladybugs to the mix. In news of the completely… Read More

Identifying Termites in Your Home

Inspecting for termites

TweetThe last thing we want as homeowners are termites eating our investment. Have you noticed any signs of termite damage around your property? Is there a chance termites are chewing on the wood that holds up your home? These are great questions that we in the pest control industry struggle to answer on a routine… Read More