Common Spiders in the Midwest

There are many factors contributing to what attracts spiders into homes. If your home is prone to spiders, you probably already know there are many different types of spiders common in the midwest. Most of these species are harmless, with some causing mild irritation at the bite. Highly venomous spiders are prevalent in Illinois and [&hellip…

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Bug Talk: Stink Bugs

Stink Bugs are now a common pest found throughout the Midwest, and have become increasingly prevalent over the last decade. There are several species of stink bugs in the world, but the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug is usually what you’re seeing around the home. They are an invasive species that measures around 1.7 cm in [&hellip…

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Yellow Jackets in the Fall in Illinois

Now that October has arrived and everyone is thinking of the cold weather ahead, don’t forget that yellow jackets are still quite active and more aggressive! Although their yellow and black stripes are similar to those of bees, yellow jackets are not bees. Yellow Jackets are wasps. They are very social creatures, living in colonies that [&hellip…

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Spiders in Illinois

Many people believe that spiders are beneficial because they eat other pests. However, some are dangerous and need to be exterminated if they are found in your home. If you thinkt that you have a spider infestation, call us to get rid of them! (630) 451-8101 Very few spiders found in Naperville Illinois will actually [&hellip…

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Illinois Fall Pest Forecast

  With the start of autumn coming around, more pests are seeking shelter in our homes. The amount of pest populations coincide with local weather patterns of the spring and summer seasons. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) recently released its “Bug Barometer Forecast”, indicating what Americans in each part of the country can expect [&hellip…

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