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Types of Spiders to Look Out For in PA

The dreaded spider, I’ve seen 250 pound grown men scream like little girls running into an unexpected spider in their house.  I’ve seen it because I’m that grown man, and I just like you didn’t like these little (and sometimes rather large) spiders anywhere near me.  Believe it or not, after years of working in [...]

By |2019-09-13T13:35:43+00:00June 25th, 2018|Blog, Insect Control, Pest Control|Comments Off on Types of Spiders to Look Out For in PA

How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018

How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018 Anyone who has ever had the unfortunate experience of an insect and/or rodent problem in the Pittsburgh area is all too familiar with the amount of energy, money, stress, and time that it takes to deal with these issues.  If you’re one of the few homeowners in the [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00May 8th, 2018|Blog, Insect Control, Pest Control|Comments Off on How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018

The lady bug… or is it the Asian beetle

The Ladybug… or is it the Asian beetle? Introduction of the Asian Lady Beetle It seems kind of funny when you look at these harmless looking insects’ knowing that they were actually introduced by the Department of Agriculture into the United States as an agent of biological control.  They’re a known predator of scale [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The lady bug… or is it the Asian beetle

Benefits of Professional Bee Removal

Benefits of Professional Bee Removal The importance of bees cannot be overstated.  Whether you like them or not, bees are responsible for pollinating roughly 1/3 of all the foods that we eat.  Unfortunately, these incredible little creatures are dying off at alarmingly high rates.  Once they’ve built and established their hives, it can be [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00March 14th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Benefits of Professional Bee Removal

What To Do When You See Bees In Or Around Your Home

What To Do When You See Bees In Or Around Your Home While there has been much information lately about the value of our bees as necessary pollinators, chances are that you would prefer that these stinging insects weren’t in your home or active right outside your house. The only way to eliminate bees [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00February 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What To Do When You See Bees In Or Around Your Home

Springtime Pest Control Tips for Pittsburgh Area Homeowners

Springtime Pest Control Tips for Pittsburgh Area Homeowners   Even though we are still in the throes of winter, it’s never too early to start thinking about springtime pest control in the greater Pittsburgh area.  When the birds start singing and flowers begin to bloom, you can bet that unwanted pests will be coming out [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00February 16th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Springtime Pest Control Tips for Pittsburgh Area Homeowners

DIY vs. Professional Mice Control

DIY vs. Professional Mice Control If you’ve recently noticed signs around your home that indicate the presence of mice, you may already have an infestation on your hands.  There are 8 tell-tale signs that every homeowner should be aware of including: droppings evidence of nesting gnawed holes gnawing and rubbing marks pets behaving strangely rodent [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00November 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on DIY vs. Professional Mice Control

Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!

Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!   Unless they are Disney characters, a mouse in your home is probably one of the least welcome things you can discover. Whether you see the little critters themselves or just indications, you probably don’t want to put out the welcome [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!

Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area

Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area   While it’s no secret that insects, rodents, and other forms of wildlife can find a way into our homes at any given time throughout the year, there are a few types of pests that favor the fall months for entering your abode.  These pests are [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00August 16th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area

Telltale Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation

Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation Mice and rats are active throughout the year and can cause a great deal of damage to your home or office if they go undetected.  Plus, they are nocturnal and much more active during the night. However, given the proper conditions, you could see them during the [...]

By |2019-08-22T20:41:26+00:00May 8th, 2017|Blog, Rodent Control|Comments Off on Telltale Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation