02/07/18

Five Things You Are Doing To Attract Centipedes

Five Things You Are Doing To Attract Centipedes 2/7/2018 When asked what the worst bug to have in their house is, many people in Topeka would at least consider centipedes. The dozens of legs on a centipede make them seem like some foreign invader from another world, come to take over whatever house they find… Read more »

01/22/18

Why You Cannot Depend On DIY Silverfish Tips

Why You Cannot Depend On DIY Silverfish Tips 1/22/2018 Silverfish are small, bluish-silver bugs that move across your floor as though they were swimming. They have three long hairs on their rear end and two long antennae on their heads. They’re most commonly found in the damp, poorly lit areas of your home such as… Read more »

05/31/17

Bye Bye Mice

Bye Bye Mice 5/31/2017 It is finally spring! With all of the warm, beautiful weather outside, those mice you were hearing during the last few winter months will finally have a reason to leave. No more droppings on your pantry shelves and in the backs of your food cabinets. No more chewed holes in your… Read more »

04/12/17

Why Do I Have Earwigs?

Why Do I Have Earwigs? 4/12/2017 When these tiny brown bugs with their foreboding pincers start crawling all over your house or appearing under cushions on your deck, porch, or patio, it can be more than a little disconcerting. These are bugs with a scary reputation of laying eggs in the ear canal of sleeping… Read more »

02/15/17

Stink Bugs: Your Overwintering House Guests

Stink Bugs: Your Overwintering House Guests 2/15/2017 Winter is nearly over. The signs are all around: the birds are out more, the sun is out longer, and the temperatures are going to start creeping up again. We are going to start wanting to go outside more and enjoy the sun and warmer weather, but we… Read more »