Bats In The Attic: Don’t Let Them Hang Around

Bats In The Attic: Don’t Let Them Hang Around 26 August 2013, 3:52 pm

Thanks primarily to years of scary and/or gross stories and pictures of bats, many people misunderstand the flying critters. These creatures serve an important world purpose. Small bats eat up to 1,000 mosquito-sized insects an hour (bigger and/or pregnant bats eat more), and bats that eat fruit contribute to the pollination of flowering plants. So,Continue Reading »

BugMaster Beats Fire Ants on the Football Field 21 August 2013, 2:14 pm

It is that time of year again, a favorite Southern past time we can all enjoy, Football Season! Whether you are playing on the fields or rooting your loved ones on, you don’t want to be bothered by fire ants. One thing we see is fire ant hills that make homes on our fields duringContinue Reading »

Bed Bugs at College: Outsmart the Pests 13 August 2013, 4:58 pm

When your child moves into a dorm for his freshman (or any) year, it is really exciting- new school, new friends, living away from parents- all those good life experiences. But amongst all the excitement can be anywhere from a few to a million nerves about living in a new place. Don’t let the riskContinue Reading »

Bugs on Your Phone: The Latest Bug Apps 7 August 2013, 5:14 pm

If you search “insects” on your smartphone, you will find a lot of useful and strange bug apps. Some apps help you to identify insects, and others supposedly keep mosquitoes away by simply turning on the app on your phone… we’re not so sure that app works, but we did find some that are particularlyContinue Reading »