Pest Articles

Categories

iStock_000006739210Medium 2.jpg

The Science Behind Fireflies

What makes fireflies flash? Read on to learn about the science behind this dazzling summer bug.

Cicada - 17 year Cicada on ground _C4E1302 2.jpg

Look Out: Cicadas to Swarm Southeast in Spring 2017

Check out this FAQ to learn about the 17-Year cicadas that are expected to emerge in the spring of 2017 for the first time since 2000.

iStock-502420244 2.jpg

The One Resolution Homeowners Should Make

While pest-proofing might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of a News Years resolution, it can save you a lot of time and money over the course of the year if done properly.

iStock_000054801452_Large.jpg

7 Invasive Pest Species Right In Your Backyard

Read on to learn more about 7 of the most common U.S. invasive species and the threats they pose.

iStock_000034610974_Large.jpg

Spring Cleaning Advice to Keep Pests at Bay

Here’s a handy room-by-room guide of specific things to do to keep pests at bay this spring.

iStock_000070824573_Large 2.jpg

Pest Slideshow: Common Occasional Invaders

Browse the occasional pests slideshow to learn more about these uninvited houseguests.

centipede-stock-image_478x318.jpg

Interesting Facts About Centipedes

Here are some interesting centipede facts to help you better understand this unique type of occasional invader.

boxelder-bugs_467x350.jpg

Boxelder Bugs 101

When the seasons change, boxelder bugs become a nuisance as they invade in large numbers. Read to learn more about these bugs.

iStock_000019003739Medium_Ants Carrying Fruit.jpg

Fascinating Facts About Five Invasive Species

Discover some unique characteristics of invasive species that set them apart from native pests.

Stink Bug2.jpg

Stink Bugs 101

Read to learn more about brown marmorated stink bugs - a nuisance pest that often invades homes.

Millipede.jpg

Occasional Invaders Q&A

The NPMA addresses common questions about occasional invaders, a group of pests that invade homes from time to time.

iStock_000071298363_Medium 2.jpg

What kind of bug is THAT?

Check out this guide to identify bugs like centipedes, millipedes, earwigs, crickets, pillbugs, silverfish and boxelder bugs.

  • 1
  • 2