Fire Ants in Tennessee

Fire ants are moving further and further into Tennessee each year. WSMV news out of Nashville, covers some of the basics of fire ants. One of the things in the new story that was not mentioned specifically, but a good practice to keeping out fire ants. Always check with your landscaper or nursery when bringing…

Diseased Raccoons Found in Roane County

Local news was reporting that some raccoons have been found in Roane County that could have a possibility of rabies. Testing is still being determined. While the wilderness is steps away from the neighborhoods in Rockwood, police say it’s still an odd case. Diseased raccoons have been discovered, and they could have rabies. “There’s not…

Bed Bugs Oh My!

“Sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite.” used to be a trite saying we shared with children and each other that had little actual meaning in our lives. Fast forward to today and we are realizing again what a problem bed bugs can be. Bed bugs are showing up everywhere these days. But what…

What Do Termites Look Like?

We get calls often from people who suspect they have termites but are not entirely sure. Bugs as a whole can be very difficult to identify because of their various nuances and small size. So we put together a little photo tutorial to help you to answer that nagging question “What do termites look like?”…

Termite Drones?

Termites are something that we could do without as business and homeowners (well, they are somewhat important to our business). However, to scientists termites are fascinating creatures for study in how they operate as colonies and build some of their super structures. Classified in the You won’t believe This Category Scientist and robotics engineers from…