Keeping House Flies out of Your Home

Keeping House Flies out of Your Home

Summer is the prime season for flies of all types! While flies are annoying outside, they are far worse in your home. Once they get in, they can be a real nuisance to get rid of. Although flies typically only survive for a couple of weeks, they reproduce quickly,...
Bed Bugs: the Little Hitchhiker

Bed Bugs: the Little Hitchhiker

“Sleep tight and don’t let the bedbugs bite.” What was once a cute phrase whispered to us as kids is not a nightmare for many. Did you know that Cincinnati and Columbus are among the top cities in the US with bed bug problems? Dayton, OH isn’t far behind on that list....
Buzz Off: Protect Your Home from Carpenter Bees

Buzz Off: Protect Your Home from Carpenter Bees

Carpenter bees might look similar to bumblebees, but their behavior and impact on your home are quite different.  While they are generally harmless to humans, their wood-boring activities can lead to significant structural damage over time if left unattended.  So,...
Does Fido have allergies… or fleas?

Does Fido have allergies… or fleas?

Is your dog scratching more recently?  Particularly during spring and summer time, there are a whole set of allergies that can irritate your dog internally and externally.  But there could also be a chance that your dog has fleas.  Fleas are small insects –...
Spring is Here, and So Are the Pests

Spring is Here, and So Are the Pests

Spring is back and in full swing!  Trees and flowers are blooming, the temperatures are rising, and the gray skies are clearing! After the long winter months, it’s impossible to stay indoors.  However, those lovely warmer temperatures also mean … pests.  Just like...
Mulch Attracts What!?

Mulch Attracts What!?

You know the feeling – you’re out in the garden, happily digging around, and suddenly you realize you’ve got some unexpected company! Whether it’s a worm, spider, or any type of pest, areas like mulch trap heat and moisture to the ground making it an...