Mice can enter our homes at any time of the year. However, Fall is the most common time homeowners encounter mice indoors. As the temperatures begin to cool, mice too, begin to look for warmer areas to spend the winter months. They can become a real problem, building nests, contaminating food, causing damage and spreading […]

Pavement Ants

pavement ants

Pavement ants also known as (slab ants, sweet ants or sugar ants) are the same ants that build their nests beneath concrete. Those mounds of sand that you see at the edges of sidewalks or in the joints are evidence of their nest building activities. Like all ants, pavement ants are cold blooded. Simply stated, […]

Overwintering Wasps/Yellow Jackets/Hornets

Overwintering Wasps/Yellow Jackets/Hornets

Now that Fall temperatures are upon us, Wasp, Yellow Jacket and Bald Faced Hornet activity is diminishing. As the flowers die off, their food sources also fade. The last remaining available food sources seem to be at your favorite apple orchards! So where do these pesky insect go for the winter? To understand where they […]