December 30, 2020
black widow

Spider Spotlight: Black Widow

Black widows are poisonous arachnids—animals that have a skeleton outside their body, a segmented body, and eight jointed legs. While they may have quite the reputation […]
December 21, 2020

Why Are Formosan Termites More Difficult to Control Than Native Subterranean Termites?

The Formosan subterranean termite has been found in Japan, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Guam, Hawaii, South Africa, and the continental United States. Although officially reported in […]
December 7, 2020
brown recluse spider

Spider Spotlight: Brown Recluse

It’s brown recluse spider season. That’s the spider with the violin markings on its back – sometimes called the fiddle back spider, brown fiddler, or violin […]
November 24, 2020
property value

How Pests Can Affect Your Property Value

While it may not be an everyday thought, proper pest control is a crucial part of maintaining a home. For homeowners, improper pest control can be […]
November 16, 2020
wolf spider

Spider Spotlight: Wolf Spider

If you were to take a guess, how many different types of spiders would you say there are in the world? If you guessed any lower […]
November 9, 2020
huntsman spider

Spider Spotlight: Huntsman Spider

Huntsman spiders are large, fast spiders distributed in warm climates throughout the world. They live in some warm American states such as Florida, Georgia, California, and […]