Bees are small insects with stingers. Bee stings may cause a severe allergic reaction in some people. They are easily identified by their black and orange stripes, and their small black heads are fuzzy. Some bees are an important part of the flower pollination process, so it is important to determine the proper time and method for eliminating bees from the property.
Boxelder bugs do not nest indoors year-round. Rather, they make their homes in box elder, maple and ash trees during warmer seasons and migrate into buildings and homes to find shelter for the winter. They enter through small cracks and crevices within the building, and remain inside, hibernating, through fall and winter. They emerge when heat sources within the building are high and can be located in the warmest areas of a structure’s walls. While they do not cause damage to buildings, their droppings are unsightly and leave stains on furniture and linens.
Cockroaches enter homes and businesses to find food and build nests. These insects reproduce rapidly, so killing one visible cockroach is not likely to affect a larger infestation. Cockroaches are capable of carrying pathogens that can affect people and pets. Some people may experience symptoms of an allergic reaction in response to feces and other debris generated by cockroaches.
Crickets occur in varied habitats. Crickets are best known for the loud, persistent, chirping song of males trying to attract females, although some species are mute.
The feeding habits of Japanese beetles are what make them such a nuisance. They are opportunistic feeders and have been documented to feed on over 300 types of plants and crops. They also like to feed in groups, which causes them to do damage to a wide area if the food source that attracts them is available. The beetles are most active on warm, sunny days, and prefer plants that are in direct sunlight. Adults feed on the leaves and flowers of the food source. This gives the leaf a “skeletonized” appearance. Adult Japanese beetles are very transient and can infest new areas from several miles away whether it is from wind shift or introduction or food source availability.
Almost everyone has had the unpleasant experience of being bitten by a mosquito. Mosquito bites can cause skin irritation through an allergic reaction to the mosquito's saliva - this is what causes the red bump and itching. But a more serious consequence of some mosquito bites may be transmission of serious diseases and viruses such as malaria, dengue virus, Zika and West Nile virus, which can lead to disabling and potentially deadly effects (such as encephalitis, meningitis and microcephaly).Not only can mosquitoes carry diseases that afflict humans, but they also can transmit several diseases and parasites that dogs and horses are very susceptible to.
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Rodents like roaches, invade buildings to forage and nest. Different rodent species engage in different behaviors, but all species are equipped with powerful teeth that can gnaw through important building materials and wiring. Most store bought products are not effective against rodent invaders, and these small mammals can reproduce rapidly. Rodents can transmit diseases, contaminate food, and transport dangerous parasites.
can be interesting as well as a scary creatures. There are several types of them and they range in size and coloring. What may surprise you though is that generally the larger ones aren’t nearly as dangerous as some of the smaller ones. You can judge what a spider will do based on size and looks alone. Spiders generally move very slowly but they don’t have to worry too much about various predators. Most of them have a very powerful venom that they deliver and will paralyze predators. There are types of spiders with venom strong enough to make humans very ill or even cause death.
Wasps although can be of use around the garden by consuming dead insects and eating flies, they can be a nuisance too. Apart from stinging, their persistence can be irritating and present a threat to those allergic to their sting. Seek medical help immediately if you are stung in the mount or neck, or if you experience nausea, unusual swelling or extreme pain following a sting.
Interior and exterior barrier spray which helps prevent pests from invading your home.
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