Pest News & Views

PestWorld offers up-to-date pest control news and pest-related articles. Whether you're looking for pest information or just looking out for your health, our pest blog articles and columns are sure to pique your interest. Browse our pest control news sections below.

Pest Articles

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Flies 101: Different Types of Flies and the Threats they Pose

Flies are a common pest around the world. Although flies have short lifespans, they are able to quickly reproduce in large numbers and are also capable of spreading various dangerous diseases.

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5 Unusual Bed Bug Hiding Places

Bed bugs are often found in and around the bed. However, these skilled travelers often hide in a variety of unusual places that one would not think to look.

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Beware of Scorpions in the Southwest United States

Scorpions are a common nuisance pest in the Southwest United States. Although these pests are portrayed in movies as aggressive towards humans, they try to avoid human contact and their well-known “bites” tend to be accidental.

Health Hub

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FAQ: Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

Here's everything you need to know about Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and how to stay safe from mosquitoes.

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Summer Pests

As temperatures warm up, many pests such as ants, mosquitos, termites, spiders, mice and rats reemerge in full force, making pest control crucial to protect your family and property from the dangers associated with pests.

Guest Columnists

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7 Ways Pests Are Taking the Sweat Equity Out of Your House

More than you may realize, pests are capable of undermining the quality and longevity of the home improvements you've labored to make. Keep reading to learn about several ways in which your home could be vulnerable to insects and rodents—and what you can do to stop these threats in their tracks.

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How to Avoid a Winter Pest Invasion

Home improvement expert, Bob Vila, offers advice to prevent a pest party in your home following the harsh winter season.