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Bed Bug Victims Don’t Think They Have Bed Bugs

Bed Bug Victims Don’t Think They Have Bed Bugs

Although bed bugs are excessively small, you would think that most people would have an idea as to what they look like since they receive a lot of coverage in the media. However, the truth is that most people are clueless when it comes to bed bugs. Pest control...
An Upcoming Cockroach Invasion

An Upcoming Cockroach Invasion

Cockroaches are despised all around the world for infesting people’s homes and being generally gross to look at. For some people, cockroaches are by far the most disconcerting types of insects to be around. Even if you do not suffer from a cockroach phobia, you may...
More People Than Usual Are Finding Bugs

More People Than Usual Are Finding Bugs

Finding insects in one’s home is a common occurrence. Finding a few bugs within your home does not constitute a full blown infestation, but inspections are always recommended upon finding bugs within your home just in case an infestation should eventually form. This...
Insects Get Stressed Out Too

Insects Get Stressed Out Too

We all feel stressed out from time to time. It is a natural biological response to outside stimulus and the need to continually adapt in an ever-changing environment. Humans aren’t the only creatures that get stressed out, though. The truth is pretty much everything...

Tips To Avoid Mosquito Exposure!

Wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts and closed-toe shoes to protect the skin Minimize outside activity between dusk and dawn, when mosquitoes are most active Eliminate areas of standing water around the home, such as flowerpots, birdbaths and baby pools. Mosquitoes...
Tea That Derives Its Unique Taste From Moth Feces

Tea That Derives Its Unique Taste From Moth Feces

There are numerous types of teas that originate from Asia and have enjoyed immense popularity in America. For example, green tea originated from China, and is now consumed by many Americans as an ideal morning-time beverage. Most types of Asian teas that Americans...
A Restaurant Patron Found Eight Cockroaches

A Restaurant Patron Found Eight Cockroaches

Few people can conceive of a situation that inspires as much disgust as finding cockroaches on a freshly served dinner plate. Sadly, this scenario becomes a reality more often than you would probably think. Restaurants are forced to close everyday after inspections...
What Happens When Bees Get Sick?

What Happens When Bees Get Sick?

Everyone knows what it is like to be sick. It sucks. You feel tired, your body aches, your temperature goes up, and that can just be the start of your symptoms. But, what happens to insects when they get sick? Do they go through a similar experience? Does it affect...

5 Tips To Properly Apply Insect Repellent

To properly apply insect repellent for maximum protection against mosquitoes and ticks, follow this five-step method: Look for a product containing an active EPA-registered ingredient, such as DEET, picaridin, oil of lemon-eucalyptus or IR3535. Read the product label...
How Insects Cause Cosmetic Damages To Our Vehicles

How Insects Cause Cosmetic Damages To Our Vehicles

Insects are a diverse group of animals. Some insects, such as bees, remind us of sweet-tasting honey and freshly pollinated flowers. Other insects, such as butterflies amaze humans with their natural picturesque beauty, and delicate movements. However, there are other...