For a small creature like a mouse, staying in one spot is likely to lead to your demise. Mice spend the summer not only maintain already built nest but getting their winter nest ready. If they have a building nearby, then likely that building will be the site for a winter home. Being prey animals,… Continue reading Mice and Their Nesting Habits
As July moves on the wasp and hornet hives around Connecticut will be populated enough with drones that homeowners will begin to take notice. Hopefully this doesn’t happen while mowing or trimming the hedges. Paper Wasps Wasps come in a few different varieties in Connecticut. Like the brown wasps you see above, yellow… Continue reading Wasps & Hornets of Connecticut
rom day one humans have had a rodent issue more so we have a waste issue. We leave a trail of high caloric food that allow rodents to thrive along side us. “One man’s trash is another rodent’s treasure” or in this case home. Along with all the food we leave behind we also leave a plethora of materials that rats and mice alike can easily turn into a home. Once settled in they will multiply and quickly have free run of a building. Along with their love to chew wires rodents cause major damage every year to our crops, stored food and ready to eat food source. Rodents will live in the filthiest places such as sewer lines or dumpsters then travel into our homes and bring with them bacteria that can cause serious illness.
Your stinkbug issue started probably a few years ago as a few. The next year you saw just enough for you to think you may need help but few enough to make you grab a broom instead. Year five or six of a stinkbug issue is really where your partner says “Honey I think we need to call a professional.” Listen to them,
Early on humans learned the need for pest control. It grew into the profession we are today.
Carpenter bees got their name from their love of building within wood. Any wood with a few hours of direct sunlight can become a spot for an egg chamber. A female will use her powerful mandibles to chew a perfect half inch hole then makes a ninety degree turn and tunnel a 6-12 inche egg… Continue reading The Carpenter Bee
Termites and why they invade our homes
Ants outnumber just about every species on earth. They have developed a solid society based on a caste system that allow for the colony as a whole to survive no matter how many ants have to fall. The ultimate goal is save the queen save the future. It is this very basic structure that has allowed the ant to out live the majority of animals and insects on Earth.
Mouse exclusion’s take patience, the right tools and perseverance.
Rodents and the hunt for food.