Say the words bed bugs and anyone within hearing range may feel a need to cover their ears, especially if they've been a victim of a bed bug infestation. Sometimes, denial is a great strategy. However, fending off bed bugs requires awareness and education. Here are three facts you should know about the insidious bed bug.
Did you know there are about 20,000 species of ants roaming the earth? Dinosaur ants are an inch long, and they swarm and kill any of their own that they perceive as a threat to the queen. Amazonian ants make traps out of fungus to catch and kill large insects, and Dracula ants suck the blood of their own larvae to survive.
If you have cockroaches in your home, you might assume this is just an ordinary pest problem and not a big deal. After all, about 63 percent of homes and residences in the U.S. contain cockroaches, so many people live every day with these pests and seem to do just fine.
As a homeowner, you probably know the basics about termites. They live in colonies, are attracted to moist wood,and can destroy your wooden structures in little more than a blink of the eye. However, there is more to these destructive insects than meets the eye. Here are five strange facts about termites.
Today our subject is termites, and I know that can strike fear in people because of the damage termites can do. Is there a particular time of the year termites come out and create destruction, or is it all the time?