Crickets are loud, hard to catch, and generally pests. Knowing what you're dealing with – and the type of cricket – can help. … [Read more...] about Interesting Facts About Crickets
Mice are one of the trickiest infestations to handle. Mice can cause a great deal of problems and even safety hazards if they chew wiring. But what do you know about mice? Here are some mice facts you should know for both practical reasons or for trivia … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know About Mice
Earwigs and millipedes are unsightly and a bit scary looking. Millipedes don't sting like wasps or cause structural damage like termites – so they aren't terrible. However, they can swarm when in large numbers, which looks disturbing. Similarly, … [Read more...] about Should You Be Concerned About Earwigs and Millipedes?
Wild birds belong outside, not in your home, and some you might not even want on your property. Between the mites they carry and some being aggressive, birds can cause complicated issues. … [Read more...] about House Sparrows and Bird Mites
When the topic of diseases transmitted by insects is mentioned on Long Island, the first thought is Lyme disease from tick bites. However, mosquito bites can also transmit disease right here in New York – not just malaria in the tropics. … [Read more...] about Diseases Long Island Mosquitoes May Carry
Wasps are frequently viewed as the bullies of the insect kingdom. In late summer and fall, they are more likely to be aggressive; but wasps can also be beneficial. They eat pests including annoying and crop-damaging insects. … [Read more...] about Common Hiding Spots for Wasps