How to Identify Raccoon Nests, Tracks & Droppings (Pics)

Identifying Raccoons Nests Footprints Droppings

How do you spot a raccoon on your property? Finding nests, tracks, and droppings are usually tell-tale signs of raccoons on your property. The following tips can help you identify and deal with raccoons.  Raccoons: The Basics To identify a raccoon on your property, you should first know what they look … Read More

What do Raccoons Sound Like? Do I have Raccoons?

What Does A Raccoon Sound Like?

If you’re hearing indiscernible animal sounds at night, there’s a possibility that there are raccoons near your house or property. Since they are nocturnal creatures, raccoons are most active at night — as soon as the sun sets, they leave their dens in search of food.  However, since people can’t … Read More

Do Squirrels Bite? What are the Risks of Close Contact?

Do Squirrels Ever Attack People

While these little animals normally shy away from humans, certain circumstances can increase the risk of a bite. Close contact, like attempting to feed them, can cause a bite. And bites are not the only thing you need to worry about when you come into contact with these critters — … Read More

Wasps/Bees By Your Pool? Here’s How To Keep Them Away

Wasps/Bees By Your Pool? Here’s How To Keep Them Away

During a hot summer day, there’s nothing better than jumping into your pool to cool off. However, this might not be as easy to do if you have bees and wasps swarming your pool area. These insects can be a nuisance, for sure, but apart from that, they can be … Read More

How To Get Rid of Spiders In Your Home and KEEP Them Out

How To Get Rid of Spiders In Your Home and Keep Them Out

If you suddenly see spiders and spider webs in your house, don’t panic! Most types of spiders are harmless; they’re afraid of humans and will only bite in self-defense. However, the presence of spiders in your home could indicate a more significant pest problem, and they could still pose a … Read More

What Attracts Scorpions Into The Home?

What Attracts Scorpions Into The Home?

The top reasons why scorpions are attracted to your home are because they search for darkness, moisture, shelter, and food. To help you stave off scorpions from your home, learn why they crawl into homes and what you can do about it.  1. Darkness Just like many other crawly critters, … Read More

Tips To Keep Squirrels Out Of Your Garden & OFF Your Yard

Tips To Keep Squirrels Out Of Your Garden and OFF Your Yard

In a hurry?: You can keep squirrels away from your garden by taking away their food source, using repellents, or scaring them away. There are other possible control methods discussed through out the article. Signs That Squirrels Are Causing Mischief in Your Garden Before you take action to keep squirrels away … Read More

Steps To Take That Actually Work At Keeping Snakes Away

Steps To Take That Actually Work At Keeping Snakes Away

Snakes, the mere mention of the word can ignite terror in any homeowner’s heart. The fearsome reptiles seem to have an uncanny ability to slither their way into homes and go unnoticed for days on end. They can hide in your lawns, vents, and even walls. Some people manage to … Read More

Keeping Termites Out of Your Mulch and Away From Your Home

Keeping Termites Out Of Mulch: Preventative and Corrective

Mulch is a common material made of decaying bark, compost, and leaves that is laid over the soil surface for covering. It helps retain the soil’s moisture, prevent the appearance of weeds, maintain the coolness of the soil, and give the garden bed a more attractive look. As a result, … Read More

Information About Stink Bugs Do They Bite? Fly? Poisonous?

Information About Stink Bugs Do They Bite? Fly? Poisonous?

No, stink bugs do not bite and are not poisonous, but they can fly. They are not harmful to humans or pets. Their foul-smelling odor and penchant for plants, however, make them a nuisance to homeowners everywhere.  Do Stink Bugs Bite? Unlike other insects such as mosquitoes and ants, brown … Read More