House Centipedes: Harmful or Helpful?

There is nothing more disturbing then waking up in the middle of the night to something scurrying over you.  For most of us we instantly get up, squash it, and flush the remains down the toilet making sure to note we need to call Creature Control in the morning.  Well, Michigan State University is reminding […]

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How Do I Make My Home Less Desirable for Raccoons?

Are you wondering why your home seems to be a regular hangout for raccoons?  You may be attracting them without even realizing it.  Just like they are portrayed in cartoons, raccoons are smart, sneaky, and peculiar.  Their sweet little masks and ringed tails make this particular nuisance wildlife pest hard to be mad at for […]

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Michigan Experts Warn Residents About Spotted Lanternflies

Michigan experts warn residents about potential dangers of spotted lanternflies, provides tips on how to prevent the invasive species from spreading across the state. BY CAROL THOMPSON, Lansing State Journal LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The bugs don’t look so menacing when they’re pinned to the bottom of a cardboard box. By some standards they are pretty, […]

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It’s that time of year again! 

It’s that time of year again!  Bees are buzzing, Wasps are building nest, and We are doing everything we can to avoid getting stung!  The good news, if there is any, is that there are only a few of these Yellow Stripey Things that actually sting including Yellow Jackets, Paper Wasps, and Cicada Killers – […]

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Yellow Jacket Removal Ypsilanti

One of the most alarming pest control problems for any homeowner is the unexpected discovery of stinging insects building a hive inside the walls or ceiling of a home. German yellow jackets are particularly notorious for this. Their capacity for creating massive nests that can expand to fill spaces of astonishing size; if you don’t […]

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Brown recluse sightings up in Michigan

Michigan has two venomous spiders, the Black widow and the Brown recluse. Thankfully both are relatively rare. However, recently sightings of the Brown recluse have been on the rise in Michigan. Identifying a Brown recluse can be tricky; common Wolf spiders and orb weavers often get mistaken for the venomous Brown recluse. A Brown recluse […]

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