Keeping Bugs off your Mums and Pumpkins

Keeping Bugs off your Mums and Pumpkins

Bugs have a place in the world. I’d prefer them to find someplace besides my fall garden as their full-service dining and rest area. Wilted runners and leaves on the pumpkins and mums are a typical sign that unwelcome insects have dropped in for a snack, harming the...
The Powassan Virus – A Tick-Borne Illness

The Powassan Virus – A Tick-Borne Illness

Now that summer is in full swing, experts are warning of an increase in cases of the Powassan virus, a tick-borne illness. This potentially devastating illness has been found to be transmitted by three different types of tick – the Ixodes scapularis (which is also...
Mosquitoes In Indiana – Health Risks you Should Know

Mosquitoes In Indiana – Health Risks you Should Know

Mosquitoes are among the most annoying of all biting pests. According to research, they are also considered to be one of the most devastating of carriers when it comes to illnesses and diseases to humans, pets, and other types of animals. While a multitude of...
Common Backyard Bugs that Merit a Call to an Exterminator

Common Backyard Bugs that Merit a Call to an Exterminator

Now that we’re into the warmer months with summer quickly approaching, there’s a good chance that you’ll be spending more time outside in the backyard, in the garden, or entertaining guests. If you want to have the most comfortable home, both inside and out, then...
Myths of Pest Control: Is Pest Control Safe for Pets?

Myths of Pest Control: Is Pest Control Safe for Pets?

Your furry friend is probably more like a part of your family than a pet. Just as with any of your family members, you want to make sure your pet is safe. There’s long been a myth that pest control isn’t safe for pets, but it’s possible to successfully deal with pests...
Safety Tips When Using Natural Remedies for Pest Control

Safety Tips When Using Natural Remedies for Pest Control

Natural remedies, like essential oils are used in a variety of situations. Some essential oils are used in oil diffusers; others are used to make bath recipes. Many people use essential oils to create soaps and candles. Others use essential oils to create hand-dipped...
Eliminate Chiggers Once and for All

Eliminate Chiggers Once and for All

Chiggers are considered to be one of the most annoying and troublesome pests. If you have stumbled across these mites in your yard, your goal should be immediate and total elimination of all chigger habitats situated on your property. These pests are known to have a...

What You Need To Know About Pest Control In Richmond Indiana

Image via Flickr Do you see some flying insects, bugs or mites in your home? Do you think you have a pest problem? If you answered yes, you “might” have some pest problem but don’t panic. You need to know a few things about pest control in Richmond...