Fact or Fake: Are cockroach allergies real?

Cockroach allergies are real: True Cockroaches contain proteins that trigger allergies in many people.  The body parts, saliva and waste of a cockroach all can cause allergies.  Even if it’s dead!! If you are experiencing some of these symptoms, you may have cockroach allergies: coughing/wheezing nasal congestion ear infection sinus infection skin rash/itchy skin itchy/watery eyes What can you do …

Tick Prevention

You may think that since summer is over and the weather has turned cooler, we no longer have to worry about ticks.  However, many species of ticks still are thriving in fall.  So, whether you enjoy camping or just playing in the yard, you’re likely to encounter ticks.  These blood sucking arachnids are known to transmit several diseases and should …

Why You Shoudn’t Do Your Own Pest Control

We live in a DIY/Pinterest world.  If we find ourselves with a problem, we can usually find an easy life hack to “solve” it!  Multiple shows are available for do it yourself projects and ideas.  We also live in a tough economy, and people look to save money any way they can.  As spring approaches and the pests begin to make …