Flea

Fleas

Fleas Latin: Order Siphonaptera Common locations: Household Pets and Rodents What are Fleas? Fleas are pests that survive on the blood of warm-blooded hosts like cats, dogs and humans. Their body shape is well designed to survive the environment of living on a furry animal. Its head is surrounded by sharp skikes and the mouths…

Termite Infestation

Termites

Termites Latin: Isoptera Common Locations: Depending on the type: Dampwood prefer moist environments or locations with water leaks.  Drywood live in undamaged dry wood locations of the house. What are Termites? There are over 2,000 different species of termites in the world, and the United States is home to about 40 of them. Some have distinct…

Mayfly Infestation of Mayflies

MayFlies

Mayflies Latin: Order Ephemeroptera Common Locations: Attracted to light, especially near aquatic locations. What are Mayflies? Mayflies, also called shadflies and lake flies are aquatic insects that are commonly found near, clean fresh water. Attracted to light, they like to gather in large numbers around homes and commercial buildings. Female Mayflies reproduce by laying their…

Cricket Control

Crickets

Crickets Latin: Order Orthoptera Common Locations: Dark and moist places in or around the house. What are Crickets? House Crickets are the common name for these chirping insects that enter the house. They seem to survive indefinitely once introduced to a hospitable atmosphere. First introduced from Europe, they are present across the United States. Commonly…