People frequently assume that pest problems end in the winter and don't return until spring, but that's very wrong. Certain pests are not only active in the winter but also actively seek out your home as a cozy refuge from winter weather. Studies by … [Read more...] about Top Pests Active in Winter on Long Island
Raccoons are cute from a distance but they aren't suitable as pets so you shouldn't try to treat them like a stray cat that you can tame. And, like the popular character Rocket Raccoon, they can be dangerous in certain circumstances. Do raccoons … [Read more...] about Raccoon Dangers to Be Aware Of
Pest problems happen all year long. The only thing that changes is the risk for certain kinds of pests. Each type of interloper has its peak season, so starting the new year with a pest management evaluation will prepare you in advance and prevent … [Read more...] about Start Your New Year Right With a Pest Management Evaluation
As temperatures drop, we seek the cozy warmth of a fireplace. Unfortunately, pests seeking a warm place to spend the winter act at the same time – and can interfere with the use of your chimney. … [Read more...] about What’s in Your Chimney – Raccoons or Santa?
Winter calls for cozy fires. Unfortunately, insects can piggyback onto the firewood and hitch a ride into your house, starting an infestation. You can have your crackling fire and keep your home pest-free. It just takes some knowledge and preparation. … [Read more...] about Invasive Species in Your Firewood
Spiders can be very useful because they eat insects, keeping those populations in check. Unfortunately, some spiders can also be very dangerous – like the brown recluse spider which has a venomous bite that can lead to fever, chills, dizziness, vomiting, … [Read more...] about 25 Interesting Facts About Spiders