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Active Season For Termites
Active Season For Termites

Know When to Be Vigilant and Prepared According to the University of Arizona, termites are the “number one urban pest” in our fair state. These voracious pests can chew through the wood that supports our homes, destroying our walls and foundation. Although they’re a...

Types of Termites in Arizona
Types of Termites in Arizona

Types of Termites Found in Arizona In Arizona, you typically only hear of subterranean termites, but there are seven different types of termites in Arizona. Termites are considered social insects since different aspects of the colony's main functions are carried out...

Are Earwigs Harmful?
Are Earwigs Harmful?

Can an earwig hurt myself or my family? While earwigs could technically bite humans, it’s highly unlikely that they would. After all, these insects don’t need blood meals like bed bugs or mosquitoes to survive, so they don’t seek out human hosts. However, if you...

Know The Difference Between Ticks and Bedbugs
Know The Difference Between Ticks and Bedbugs

You never want to see a tick on your body or a bed bug in your home. And especially when it comes to the latter, seeing one usually means there are others around. On the surface, ticks and bed bugs might seem similar: They are both pests that like to bite and feed on...

Simple Tips to Get Rid of Fruit Flies
Simple Tips to Get Rid of Fruit Flies

Fruit flies are one of the most common household pests and they can be a huge nuisance for homeowners. Not only that, but researchers have found that fruit flies can “transfer bacteria from a contaminated source, food, or waste to surfaces or ready-to-eat food. Not to...

Murder Hornets in Phoenix
Murder Hornets in Phoenix

In December 2019, a dead Asian giant hornet was found and positively identified for the first time in Washington state. Until then, there had only been documented reports of Asian giant hornets in British Columbia, so this was the first documented and confirmed report...