Mosquito Bites Continue Into Fall

Summer is in its final weeks, but that doesn’t mean mosquitoes will disappear with the arrival of cooler weather. We urge people to remain cautious of mosquitoes, as they are known to flourish well into the fall months, continuing to pose a health risk. Although mosquitoes are often associated with the summer heat, they also…

Anti Mosquito Apps

When the iPhone started picking up market share they had this advert that went something like “There’s an app for that”. Fast forward a handful of years and truly there is an app for just about everything. So why not an app that helps repel mosquitoes. Essentially all these apps work with the same method…

Back to School Bed Bug Tips

Summer vacation is almost over and before we know it schools and universities will be back in session. While shopping for school supplies and a new wardrobe might take precedence over the next few weeks, we encourages parents and students to also spend some time brushing up on bed bug prevention tips. Bed bugs are…

Eating Bugs the New Craze?

Over the years we have seen our fare share of diets and food crazes. Cannot say that we have seen eating bugs as a foodie craze before, but apparently it is starting to happen. From the NY Times Ms. Miller and other American entrepreneurs in this field believe protein-rich insects, and crickets in particular, are…

Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Me So Much

I was at a party the other night and witnessed a conversation that bordered on argument. The argument didn’t cover favorite sports teams or politics even. The argument conversation was all about who got bit more by mosquitoes. Perhaps you have heard these conversations, “I am a pin cushion” “I can’t go outside without getting…

How to Avoid Bed Bugs in Apartment Living

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reported over the weekend of a large apartment building that is experiencing large scale problems with bed bugs. To one resident who moved in after the summer mayhem, though, plenty of issues remain and humanitarian-type issues like the creepy critters are first and foremost. “The bedbugs are still present [and]…