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Pantry Pest Prevention Tips!

Immediately wipe up any crumbs or spills from countertops, tables, floors, shelves an inside Store food in airtight containers and dispose of garbage regularly in sealed receptacles. Carefully inspect packages before placing them in the cart at the grocery store. Only...

5-Year-Old Little Girl Bitten By a Black Widow

Bites from black widow spiders seem to be making the news all across the country this summer. These deadly spiders are clearly out and about this summer, and we need to be vigilant about finding spiders in our homes before they get stuck in someone’s pant leg and then...

Protect Yourself From Ants!

Although ants can be difficult to control once they have entered a home, the following preventative measures can play a major role in helping to avoid infestations: Wipe up crumbs and spills immediately Store garbage in sealed containers and remove from the home...

‘Pirate Spiders’ Murder Other Spiders In Order To Survive

‘Pirate Spiders’ Murder Other Spiders In Order To Survive When it comes to building effective webs, orb-weaver spiders have all other spiders beat. There are, of course, many web-weaving spiders in the world, but orb-weaver webs are among the most well known for their...

A Particular Flea Borne-Disease Is Claiming More American Victims

Nobody likes fleas, and unfortunately they are spreading more disease than normal. Fleas can carry a variety of different diseases. For example, fleas spread the commonly known illness known as “cat-scratch fever” and typhus, and fleas even spread the bubonic plague...
The Dazzling Colors Of Ancient Beetles Are Preserved In Fossils

The Dazzling Colors Of Ancient Beetles Are Preserved In Fossils

It is not everyday that you see a fossilized insect that still shows its bright colors. Typically, any fossilized animals, even those with hard shells, lose their color during the fossilization process. This is why all of the fossils that you have seen in your life...
5 Helpful Bed Bug Tips | B&B Pest Control

5 Helpful Bed Bug Tips | B&B Pest Control

Here at B&B we are all about protecting our customers from unwanted pests, that is why we have created this list to help better protect yourself from bed bugs. Follow these simple tips to keep you and your family safe from a bed bug infestation. Don’t forget that...
The Strange Way Orb-Weaver Webs Catch Insect-Prey | B&B Pest

The Strange Way Orb-Weaver Webs Catch Insect-Prey | B&B Pest

Orb-weaver spiders create webs that are remarkably effective at trapping prey. Most spider webs successfully keep prey ensnared until the spider returns for its meal. However, it is not uncommon for spiders and insects to escape spider webs before they are consumed....

Ladybug Wing Origami

Have you ever wondered how certain bugs such as ladybugs are able to tuck such large wings into their shell when they aren’t flying? Well, some scientists in Japan were very curious about this marvel and decided to find out for themselves exactly how the ladybug tucks...