Posts Categorized: Biting, Stinging Pests

How to Get Rid of Bees – When They’re Not Beneficial

How to Get Rid of Bees – Aren’t They Beneficial? What’s the Problem? Bees provide an extremely beneficial value to all of us, pollinating over 100 crops in the U.S. alone. In recent years, honey bee populations have been declining due in part to the application of systemic pesticides to crops. If bees were to… Read more »

Flea Control In CT: Winning the Battle

Fleas Pest Control

Flea Control In CT: The Mighty Flea Let’s start with some astonishing facts about fleas: Fleas are fast and can travel at speeds up to one mile per hour. In flea distance, this is equal to over 100 miles per hour. Result: The fleas that are anywhere within 24 miles of your home could be… Read more »

Natural Spider Repellents

Natural Spider Repellents

Despite the fact that most varieties of spider pose no threat to humans (and given the way they keep the insect population under control we should view them as allies) many people dislike, and even fear them. Natural Spider Repellents: What makes them work? Natural spider repellents work because all spiders have their taste buds… Read more »

Bed Bug Problem: From School to Your Home

Bed Bug Problem

We received a call the other day from a homeowner. That morning her son woke up with a grouping of small dark pink welts on his back. She immediately suspected a bed bug problem, but had no idea how the insects could have been introduced into her home. She was somewhat embarrassed, and repeatedly told… Read more »