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The Great Return: Why Ladybugs Take Over Your Home Each Spring

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

The Great Return: Why Ladybugs Take Over Your Home Each Spring

They’re small, sweet, and considered to be lucky. However, the cuteness and luck quickly disappear when they are swarming your home and eating your plants. Ladybugs may choose to assemble in a c...

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Identify Pest Droppings in Your Home With These 6 Tips

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Identify Pest Droppings in Your Home With These 6 Tips

Is an unwanted house guest dropping little hints of their presence? Rodent and insect feces are not only off-putting but could also signal an infestation that might seriously damage your home, o...

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5 Bands You Love, Named after Pests You Hate

Thursday, March 31, 2022

5 Bands You Love, Named after Pests You Hate

Throughout history, countless works of art have been inspired by insects and rodents, from “Flight of the Bumblebee” to “The Metamorphosis.” But check out some of our favorite bands who share a ...

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How to Spot Fruit Flies, Drain Flies, and Fungus Gnats

Friday, March 4, 2022

How to Spot Fruit Flies, Drain Flies, and Fungus Gnats

As the winter weather thaws and springtime arrives, odds are you’re getting out and about. But flies on the other hand? They’re heading indoors. If you’ve been unlucky enough to find these un...

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Are Rodents Nesting in My Home?

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Are Rodents Nesting in My Home?

So, you think you spotted a mouse in your house. Welcome to the club of nearly 14.8 million homes in America that have reported rodents. If you spot one of these furry pests getting cozy in your...

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