Category: Bugs

We’ve talked about signs of termite activity in the past and provided detailed descriptions on termite members. So today we’re going to dive a bit deeper into termite responsibilities and talk about which termites you are most likely to encounter and where.You may recall that termites don’t actually live in isolation, despite the fact that […]

The North American variety of the Sugar Ant is common in homes around the four-state area. Unfortunately, these pesky insects are notoriously difficult to eradicate. They adapt quickly, building large nests inside, outside, and even below your home’s foundation.Fortunately, sugar ant behavior is well understood. They are known for building shallow nests in surface soils […]

A Bed bug infestation is a terrible problem that nobody wants to have. Not only are they easy to pick up from anywhere but they are also hard to remove once they have established themselves in your home. Thankfully when completed properly by a professional, bed bug heat treatments is a highly effective treatment option. […]

Winter preparation is essential to controlling and preventing pests in the spring and summer. If pests are left unchecked, they will start to deteriorate your yard causing brown spots, dead grass patches, wilting blades, and damage to the roots.Various types of pests, such as ticks, will enter a dormant period and over-winter in your yard […]

With family and friends traveling and coming together for the holidays, travelers need to keep a sharp eye out for any signs of bed bugs trying to hitchhike a ride with you back home. While being on the lookout for signs of bed bugs, travelers should be aware that bed bugs are also easily transportable […]

Do Cockroaches Carry Disease?Cockroaches are considered to be dangerous as they are one of the most common sources of indoor allergens and asthma triggers. The enzymes found in the excrement, shedding body parts, and saliva of cockroaches cause allergic reactions in many people. Typically, when compared to adults, children are more susceptible to cockroach allergies.Cockroaches also […]

Pests will start to look for a new home as their food sources are less accessible and as they cannot adapt to the cooler weather. These pests want food, water, and shelter so If they can find these in your house, they’ll move in. It is recommended to start pest proofing your house by double-checking any possible […]

At Bug-A-Way Pest Control, we don’t merely offer services for residential housing; we serve all types of businesses and industries. Proper pest control is essential for the protection of human health and safety as well as property values. And, at Bug-A-Way, we believe in providing the businesses of the four states with the highest quality […]

The fall season is upon us, which means that it’s time to pull out the warm sweaters and put up the seasonal décor. It’s also time for some pests to be on the move. When temperatures begin to drop, pests start to search for food and shelter, making your home a tempting place for them. […]

Everybody loves ladybugs. But Ladybugs have an invasive imposter species known as the Asian Lady Beetle. So, that brings up the question, “What’s the difference between Asian lady beetles and ladybugs?” In this blog, we’ll go over some key differences between ladybugs and Asian lady beetles, so you can correctly identify the insects around your […]