Carpenter Bees vs. Bumblebees

By |2015-04-23T14:45:54-05:00April 23rd, 2015|Bees|

Spring is here, which means the bees are out in full force pollinating the beautiful spring flowers. Some are bumblebees and some are carpenter bees. So, what’s the difference? Most people are familiar with the bumble bee. They are typically black and yellow with a hairy body – usually what we imagine when we think

Moth Flies

By |2015-04-10T10:02:19-05:00April 10th, 2015|Flies|

Whitney Cranshaw, Bugwood.org Moth Flies, also known to many as Drain Flies, are a common household pest here in South Carolina. They are very small (less than 2mm) flies that are usually found in bathrooms and kitchens due to them reproducing in the wet sludge found in drains. They get the name “Moth