The Curiosity of Ants: An Article on Five of the Peskiest Ants

The Curiosity of Ants: An Article on Five of the Peskiest Ants
By Jon Ipema on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | ants

While walking down a sidewalk or along a path in the woods, a person is almost sure to encounter an ant or two. Ants have colonized on almost every landmass on Earth (with the exception of Antarctica and a few inhospitable islands), therefore, it is not shocking that most people know what an ant is and what they look like. However, many people may ask an extermination specialist, “Which ones do you get the most calls on?”, or, “which are the peskiest? When surveyed, extermination specialists in the United States of America, stated that there are five ants which they are most commonly called out to exterminate: odorous house ant, Argentine ant, carpenter ant, pavement ants, and fire ants. Now, let’s take a closer look at each of the five peskiest ants.

Mosquito Species

Mosquito Species
By Jon Ipema on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 | mosquito

According to the American Mosquito Control Association, there are over 3,000 species of mosquitoes in the world, and at least 176 of them can be found in the United States. The most common, and most dangerous, are the various species in the Culex, Anopheles, and Aedes genera.

Top 5 Ways to Keep Ants Out of Your Kitchen

Top 5 Ways to Keep Ants Out of Your Kitchen
By Jon Ipema on Thursday, July 27, 2017 | ants

We all love spring, but with spring comes ants. There’s nothing pleasant about a trail of ants in your kitchen, so follow these top 5 tips to keep ants from marching into your home:

Who Else is Eating Your Cereal?

Who Else is Eating Your Cereal?
By Jon Ipema on Thursday, July 27, 2017 | infestation, bugs

We all love a stocked pantry, but what happens if someone (or something) else makes your pantry its home? A well-stocked pantry is a favorite of both the housewife AND little pests known as stored product pests.

Why Should You Choose The Green Advantage for your Pest Control Needs?

Why Should You Choose The Green Advantage for your Pest Control Needs?
By Jon Ipema on Thursday, July 27, 2017 | Green Advantage

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