Did You Know?

THINGS YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT HOUSEHOLD PESTS

Usually people do not realize there is a problem until it is too late. Their presence is not readily noticed because they hide their activity behind wood trim, siding and wallboards. Getting your home inspected yearly can help alleviate the damage that can be caused by these tiny insects. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

THE TRUTH ABOUT COMMON PESTS

  • Roaches carry over 100 different diseases.
  • Mosquitoes are responsible for more deaths than all wars combined.
  • Fleas carried Bubonic Plague during the Middle Ages, wiping out half of Europe’s population.
  • Ticks are the second worst spreaders of disease between animals and humans.
  • Fire ants attack as a group. A scout ant calls other ants out of the colony.
  • Scorpions are loners with powerful claws, but weak venom.
  • Yellow jackets kill approximately 50 people every year.
  • The total number of ants outweigh humans.
  • The total number of termites outweigh humans by five times.