Do It Yourself Pest Control

We share a lot of tips, advice, and tricks on this website on how to help prevent pests from disrupting your life. We thought we’d put together a listing of some of the things that you can easily be done today to help prevent pests. NOTE: Nothing is full-proof and guaranteed. We guarantee our services,…

Protecting Pets from Fleas and Ticks

With the return of warm weather, everyone wants to spend more time outdoors—including household pets such as dogs and cats. Like people, pets are also at risk for the serious health complications that can arise from tick and flea bites. Pet owners need to take the necessary precautions to protect their pets this spring. Fleas…

Ants Ready to Bug Homeowners This Spring

Spring is officially here and with it comes one of the most persistent warm-weather pests—ants. America’s number one nuisance pest will invade homes across East Tennessee in search of food. While most species present problems in people’s pantries and kitchens, some species can deliver painful bites while others inflict property damage. According to a survey from…

Tennessee Bugs that Hurt

Tennessee Bugs that Hurt

There are a lot of bugs out there in the world that do nothing but look weird and freak us out. However, there are a number of bugs here in that actually do pose a danger to humans either through carried diseases or poisonous bites. So from West Nile to the Brown Recluse here is…

Pictures of Spiders

Last week we highlighted ways to identify the brown recluse spider (Brown Recluse Pictures). This week we thought we’d more pictures of spiders so that you can help friends properly identify the spiders when they post pictures onto their Facebook pages. This is a Wolf Spider. It is generally thicker in the body than other…

Prevent Mosquitoes This Spring

Our neighbors over in Greenville, TN are getting out to prevent mosquito growth this spring. It is that time of year where mosquitoes will start to show up at parties, the backyard, the soccer fields, etc. They have a solid list of suggestions that you can do to help keep prevent mosquitoes from making a…

Fire Ants in Tennessee

If you are getting out into the garden this time of year then you will likely come across some ants. The ants we all know we do not want to come across are fire ants. Fire ants are some serious pests that will swarm and bite all over you, your children, and your pets if…

What are Mites?

Oftentimes you will hear someone mention “mites” as a possible cause to a skin rash or itch. However, they are you might not actually know what they are. Let alone how to deal with them. So What Is a Mite? First off, it is rarely one mite. Mites are small (think the size of the…

Brown Recluse Pictures

The Brown Recluse is one of a few spiders in the United States that is poisonous. It is also a spider that is readily found in Tennessee. One of the other poisonous spiders that can be found in Tennessee is the Black Widow. The Black Widow spider has a really distinct look to it which…