What To Consider Before Buying A New Home

Summer is the best season to buy a new home or to relocate to a newly bought one. There’s always this exciting feeling to get to know the new neighbors and experience new things in a rather fresh environment. However there are more important things to consider...

NPMA: Snowy, Icy, Cold Winter Leaves Homes Vulnerable to Termites

This is the full script of the press release dated March 13, 2014 posted on NPMA.com “The National Pest Management Association Advises Homeowners and Buyers To Beware Of Infestations” FAIRFAX, Va. – After one of the harshest winters experienced by much of...

List of Dangerous Household Pests

In the world of entomology, there are dangerous and non-dangerous household pests. But there are thousands of them that to know whether they are harmful household pests or not will be quite difficult hence the need of professional pest exterminators. This article...

Spider Bite: Pictures and Symptoms

How would you know you’ve been bitten by a spider? Unless you are fully awake and alive with all your senses working, you wouldn’t suspect a spider bite on your skin. It is therefore  vital to know the appearance of a spider bite and their symptoms....

Silverfish Bug: What It Is and What It Can Do To You

Have you spotted a tiny fish-looking insect that’s silver in color and has several legs, that’s suddenly jumped out of your closet or book shelves? That’s a silverfish bug! Nowhere near a fish, but it’s called Silverfish because it looks like...

Quick Ways To Get Rid of House Spiders

Spiders are probably one of the scariest insects in the planet. With their eight legs, you are sure to have a difficult time getting rid of them. However, the difficult part is mostly driven by fear (if you have arachnophobia, then you’d better run!, just...

Most Poisonous Spiders

We have talked about house spiders, that are mostly harmless to humans and pets. Now spiders can either be a threat or a pet. In this article, let us find out what are the most poisonous spiders that are perhaps living in your backyard, basement or right inside your...

Dengue-Causing Mosquitoes Are Back!

Image via Flickr The last time we ever heard of epidemics caused by dengue-causing mosquitoes in the United States was in 1820s – 1940s. Every 10 year cycle, this epidemic returns becoming much worse. After the World War II there was an all-out war against these...