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Infographic: The Brown Recluse Spider

Tweet How many times have you found a brown spider in your home and your immediate thought (after an earsplitting scream of course) was “ARGH, A BROWN RECLUSE!” There’s good reason that there is so much attention brought to the Brown Recluse spider. This spider is very poisonous, very dangerous, and even deadly. When they… Read More »

Caterpillars Invade Arizona

Tweet Caterpillars are the beginning of a creature many of us have grown to marvel at. Seeing as these creatures develop into butterflies, growing up with a fear of caterpillars is uncommon, but in the local deserts of Southern Arizona, tent caterpillars are setting up camp, literally everywhere! This invasion is quite the sight to… Read More »

Phoenix Scorpions: Why Do They Glow Under UV Light?

Tweet They’re frightening! They’re creepy! They sneak into our homes; hiding in our beds and even in our shoes. As if these Valley pests weren’t terrifying enough, when illuminated by ultraviolet rays from a black light, they will glow aberrant neon blue… But why? Why Do Scorpions Glow Under UV Light? Scorpions glow under ultraviolet… Read More »

Ew! Earwigs! Here’s How To Deal With Them…

Tweet Oh yes, earwigs are definitely creepy and kooky – this is one home-invading insect that looks like it belongs in the Addams Family. This insect’s ability to make homeowners race around the house, flailing their arms in alarm the first time they spot one creeping across the counter is nearly unmatched in the insect… Read More »

How I Fought Wasps Like Iron Man

Tweet As a fan of technology and something of a nerd, I have always enjoyed Iron Man comics. Here’s a hero who defeats the bad guys using not his brawn, but rather his incredible intellect. His only ‘super-power’ is his resourcefulness and his technological brilliance, and through that he has been able to throw down… Read More »

Pest Control Myths Debunked

Tweet Summer brings lots of fun in the sun, but it also brings heaps of insects/vermin ready to invade your home. These pests can appear just about anywhere. The bathroom, kitchen and even your bedroom aren’t off limits from creepy crawlers. Some people go to great lengths to ensure their home is free of these… Read More »

Outbreaks Of Bed Bugs Reported In Northern California

Tweet Residents of Arizona who plan on travelling to California for summer vacation… Watch out for bedbugs. We’ve all heard horrifying tales of bed bugs – one of the earliest rhymes most children learn is “goodnight, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite”. But did you know that these nasty pests don’t necessarily just… Read More »

West Nile Already Confirmed In Maricopa County

Tweet West Nile Already Confirmed In Maricopa County In Arizona, the deadly West Nile Virus has already been confirmed for 2013, by Maricopa County officials. Maricopa County’s Environmental Protective Services got an early start this year, setting mosquito traps, and testing the trapped mosquitoes for West Nile. During this trapping, officials confirmed the presence of… Read More »

Bulwark Scorpion Control Makes The Evening News

Tweet   CBS 5 – KPHO Bulwark Scorpion Control Makes The Evening News So far, 2013 has proven to be a year for scorpions. Phoenix, AZ residents have been seeing an increase of these stinging pests; as they creep around homes and properties this spring. This increase in scorpion activity is due to the hotter… Read More »

Ant Control Video! The Ant Guru explains why ants walk in a line!

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