Carpenter Ants On Tree: Can They Damage or Kill My Tree?

Carpenter Ants On Tree: Can They Damage or Kill My Tree?

If you  identify carpenter ants  in a tree, it indicates the tree has some form of dead tissue decaying wood. However, carpenter ants are not the direct cause of any harm to your trees. Those carpenter ants feed on existing dead wood fibers present on tree limbs. Therefore, controlling carpenter ants' infestation and other…

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Do Ticks Jump or Fly?

A common question is, do ticks jump? Another common question is, do ticks fly to find a host? Ticks are a species that cannot fly because they do not have wings. It is amazing how such a tiny insect can go from the plants and grass to our armpits and groin area and not fly. What are…

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Carpet Beetles: Where Do They Come From?

Carpet Beetles: Where Do They Come From?

When we talk about beetles, we may be talking about a number of insects. These bugs come in a variety of colors, sizes, and shapes. Some beetles are long and slim. While others are round or oval shaped--like the June beetles and lady beetles. However, this article is going to be specifically about carpet beetles…

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How to get rid of Fungus Gnats

How To Get Rid Of Fungus Gnats

The most common backyard gnats are fungus gnats. Found in areas of high humidity or moisture, these pesky insects can be found anywhere there is plenty of water, moisture, or humidity. Including places such as rivers, ponds, creeks, or any other areas that are near a source of water. Of course, they don't limit their favorite…

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Where Do Brown Dog Ticks Come From?

If you plan to take your dog for a nature walk, be careful about letting him or her walk through tall grasses, as your dog can get ticks. Performing tick checks after any outdoor activity ensures your pooch hasn't picked up a Brown Dog tick. Tick control involves a four-step process: …

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Fruit Fly Infestation: How Do They Get Into Your Home?

Fruit Fly Infestation: How Do They Get Into Your Home?

Wherever food storage is, as well as fermenting fruits and vegetables, a fruit fly is certain to be nearby that might cause infestation around your house. Fruit flies are popular pests in restaurants, supermarkets, and even inside our homes. Adult fruit flies have red eyes and are approximately 1 8 inches in length. Fruit flies lay…

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How to get rid of drain flies

How To Get Rid Of Drain Flies

You likely have drain flies to get rid if a lot of pests shaped like moths are suddenly buzzing around the drains. The drain in a home is the major area where bacteria or stagnant water gathers, particularly if that drain isn't used. And these stagnant waters are what drain flies love to stay. In as…

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