Crickets Swarm in Northeastern Nevada

The town of Elko and many others in Northeastern Nevada are being struck with a wave of pungent, blood-red crickets (actually shield-backed katydids). The absurd size of the swarm has been called [...]

Tips for Safe and Legal Bird Removal in Las Vegas

The many birds that live in Las Vegas are invited by some, but when they begin to invade your property, their presence can become a nuisance and even a health hazard. It’s essential to [...]

Why Do Ants Come Out in the Spring?

Spring is a beautiful season, with blooming flowers, chirping birds, and warmer weather. However, for some of us it also marks the beginning of an annual annoyance: ants invading our homes and [...]

Why Are There So Many Spiders in My House This Winter?

It seems like the same question comes up year after year: why are there so many spiders in my house this winter? Here’s the thing: if you feel like you are seeing more spiders this winter, it’s [...]

Do Cockroaches Go Away in the Winter?

Cockroaches are cold-blooded insects, so many people assume that these pests go away or die off once temperatures drop. However, they are actually active year-round and account for thousands of [...]

Preparing for Fall Pests

With cold temperatures on the way, humans aren’t the only ones who will be looking for warmth this fall. Rodents, insects, and other critters will be searching for a cozy place to spend the [...]

Should I Hire an Exterminator for my Ant Problem?

Nearly everyone has had some kind of encounter with ants, but how can you tell when their presence turns from an inconvenience to a full-blown infestation? And when that happens do you need to [...]

Common Signs of Bed Bugs

A bed bug infestation is the last thing you want to deal with. Though these insects are tiny, they are capable of causing all sorts of issues such as property damage or allergic reactions – [...]

Why Are Wasps Moving Into My Yard?

Nothing ruins outdoor fun like a big wasps nest right in your yard. These stinging insects can cause all sorts of problems, especially if you have severe allergies or young children who may be [...]

Dangerous Springtime Pests in Las Vegas

As all Las Vegas NV residents know, spring is the season of pests. Insects, arachnids, rodents, and wildlife of all shapes and sizes come out to take advantage of favorable weather conditions and [...]