When is a “Bug” Really a Bug?

By |2015-11-25T10:28:59-04:00November 25th, 2015|Bed Bugs|

Brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys)Gary Bernon, USDA APHIS, Bugwood.org We may refer to any insect as a “bug”. In the pest control business, we often find ourselves doing the same thing. An insect taxonomist would have a fit because only a small group (40,000 species, to be exact) of insects can correctly

How to Kill Bed Bugs

By |2015-01-30T10:33:42-04:00January 30th, 2015|Bed Bugs|

Bedbugs are a growing problem in South Carolina and all across the United States. Greenville-Spartanburg, Myrtle Beach and Charlotte were all on this year’s list for the worst bed bug infestations. Bed bugs are not only a nuisance, they can easily spread disease and cause skin infections. Don’t underestimate these pests! How to Identify Bed

How to Avoid Bed Bugs When Traveling

By |2019-05-17T12:43:38-04:00September 2nd, 2014|Bed Bugs|

When you go on vacation, the last thing you want to bring back as a souvenir is a bed bug infestation. However, that’s exactly what many travelers have been experiencing over the last couple of years. Public awareness of bedbug problems cannot help but increase, thanks to the increase of news reports of innocent travelers