Sometimes mistaken for bees, yellow jackets are predatory wasps that can become aggressive when their nests are disturbed. Here’s how to make your yard a no-fly zone, so you can take the sting out of summer fun.
Green Pest Solutions – Stinging Insects
Pennsylvania is home to a lot of pests. Some of them bite. Some of them sting. Some of them eat your food. And still others do absolutely nothing. Here's s a by-no-means scientific look at some of the scarier looking Pennsylvania pests.
If you’re like most people on the East Coast, most of your summer is spent outdoors, out on the barbecue, cooking up some delicious meats and corn. It’s also a great time to be bothered by some of Pennsylvania’s most irritating barbecue pests. There are some pests that are notorious for bothering you at the barbecue, and unless you solve the issue, they can make it hard to host a fun event.
6 Strategies That Work
Do you need to make quick work of getting a lone hornet out of your space? Choose one of these methods.
Bees can be a serious pest problem, especially for those that are allergic or have kids that play near their nests. There are absolutely times when you may need to remove a bee’s nest from your property. But there are times when keeping the nest, despite the sting risk, is the best solution.
Paper wasps are notorious home invaders. It is not necessarily recommended to eliminate paper wasp nests yourself, but there are some strategies that can help you ensure that if you do decide to eliminate a paper wasp yourself, you can do so safely.
Spring is prime time for pests. While you may not see as many pests right away (since most start breeding around spring and start invading around summer) there are some pests that are very common during the spring months, and these are the ones you’re going to want to prevent with Pennsylvania pest control.
If you encounter large numbers of bees in or around your home, they have likely made a nest somewhere on your property. Bees are useful creatures, but can turn into a pest problem if you can’t turn around without worrying that you might step on one. Locating your bees’ nest is the first step toward determining if you have an infestation.
It can be tough to keep your kids completely safe from pests, because kids will always be kids. But there are things you can do to protect your children at school, and of course regular pest control treatments can help your child stay safe from pests at home.
If you have a nest near your home, it’s important to remove it. But you may find yourself getting stung in the process. That’s why you should consider the following paper wasp nest removal strategies.