We can't have Halloween without Bats! Happy Trick or Treating! Treat: One good thing about bats, mosquitoes are their food source! If you have bats around your home, you most likely will not have many mosquitoes! Bats eat thousands of them a day! Bats are the only mammals who can fly! Tricks: Bats enter through voids/cracks in higher locations of your home. We've found them under roof shingles, fireplaces(chimney), and attics. Bats hang together in the same area of your home
Are you getting bit but don’t know what’s biting you? You may think it’s a flea or mosquito but during this time of season it’s most likely a pirate bug! Have you heard of the pirate bug? Probably not, but you’ve probably felt its bite! Pirate bugs are black and extremely small in size -similar to a flea. Pirate bugs are mostly found outside in grassy or flower areas or near water but can invade your home or office. They are not an organized insect -hence their name -pirat
By now you’ve probably seen the occasional invaders -stink bugs! Stink bugs are seen more as the weather gets cooler in September thru November. They are an outside insect looking for shelter, not food like other pest invaders, so you’ll see them around the south side of your home or office. Stink bugs are very basic in nature. They not as massive as box elders Stink bugs do not bite. However, they look creepy and smell when smash them!