How to Get Rid of Bedbugs

Bedbugs Bedbugs are small, oval, brownish insects that live on the blood of animals or humans. Adult bedbugs have flat bodies about the size of an apple seed. After feeding, however, their bodies swell and are a reddish color. Bedbugs do not fly, but they can move quickly over floors, walls, and ceilings. Female bedbugs may lay […]

How to Get Rid of Scorpions

Scorpions Scorpions are members of the class Arachnida and are closely related to spiders, mites, and ticks. They are commonly thought of as desert dwellers, but they also live in Brazilian forests, British Columbia, North Carolina, and even the Himalayas. These hardy, adaptable arthropods have been around for hundreds of millions of years, and they […]

Product review – Multi-Kill Reusable Rat Rodent Zapper Electronic Mouse Trap Killer

Some countries are experiencing a mouse plague. Mouse do a lot of damage and co-habitation really isn’t desirable in most scenarios for a variety of reasons. While prevention is better than cure, sometimes you may find the need to exterminate the critters. Trap and release may seem more humane, but it can cause more problems as […]

How to get rid of scorpions

A scorpion’s venom is a mixture of compounds, including neurotoxins that affect the victim’s nervous system. About scorpions Scorpions are found on all continents except Antarctica. The diversity of scorpions is greatest in subtropical areas; it decreases toward the poles and equator, though scorpions are found in the tropics. Scorpions did not occur naturally in […]

How to Get Rid of Centipedes

Centipedes Centipedes (“100 feet” in Latin) are arthropods—members of an invertebrate class that includes insects, spiders, and crustaceans. All centipedes belong to the class Chilopoda, which includes about 3,300 different species. They are found on every continent except Antarctica, and they have the greatest diversity in shape and configuration in warm and tropical environments. Most centipedes […]

How to Prevent and Treat Chigger Bites

Chiggers Scientists call these creatures “trombiculid mites.” But they have a bunch of nicknames. You might hear people call them harvest mites, harvest bugs, harvest lice, mower’s mites, or red bugs. Technically, these critters aren’t insects. They’re “arachnids,” in the same family as spiders and ticks. You can travel across the globe, but you can’t […]

How to get rid of millipedes

Each double-legged segment is a result of two single segments fused together. Most millipedes have very elongated cylindrical or flattened bodies with more than 20 segments. 1 Figure About millipedes? First appearing in the Silurian period, millipedes are some of the oldest known land animals. Most millipedes are slow-moving detritivores, eating decaying leaves and other dead plant […]

How to Catch Cricket

Cricket Cricket, (family Gryllidae), any of approximately 2,400 species of leaping insects (order Orthoptera) that are worldwide in distribution and known for the musical chirping of the male. Crickets vary in length from 3 to 50 mm (0.12 to 2 inches). They have thin antennae, hind legs modified for jumping, three-jointed tarsal (foot) segments, and two slender abdominal sensory […]