Category: Spiders

As most homeowners know, the advent of cooler weather in the fall drives pests into your home as they seek warmth. Of course, some pests are more common than others. We’ll discuss five of the most common fall pests below.1. SpidersSpiders are everywhere in the fall. At least they’re much more visible. That’s because fall […]

Black Widow spiders have a nasty reputation for their dangerous bite. But while many people know to fear a Black Widow bite, few know what the symptoms of the bite are. Since you may not see the spider when it bites, it’s important to recognize the symptoms early and respond appropriately by seeking medical treatment. Symptoms […]

There’s no way around it. A major heat wave has set in around the four states. That means many of us will be headed down to Grand Lake to beat the heat. But what about beating the bugs? Lakehouses and other vacation residences are particularly vulnerable to insect and spider infestations. Let’s look at some […]

Whether you rent or own your home or place of business, you know the importance of pest control in the four-state region of southwest Missouri is of high priority during the summer months. But since bugs of almost any type can eventually enter your home or business, it’s essential to understand the preventative measures you […]

While you won’t see very many active spiders outside in the winter months, you might find them in the wood pile or in the corner of the garage. This is due to spiders and their eggs are unable to endure the winter winds and cold temperatures. Spiders will start hunting for a place to shelter […]

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. […]

Spiders are a common occurrence in practically all homes across the U.S. In many cases, spiders can be beneficial because of the insects they consume. Even though the majority of household spiders are safe and relatively harmless, some species of spiders have venomous bites that can lead to severe side effects. If you’ve noticed black […]

Lakehouse Pest Control and Bug Removal from Bug-A-WayIt’s finally here: summertime, the time for weekends down at the lakehouse. But when you arrive at your vacation home on the lake, you find that the insects have made themselves at home. Mosquitoes, spiders, cockroaches, wasps, and ticks are crawling around everywhere. It’s almost enough to spoil […]

Most people in the American Midwest know that brown recluses equal trouble. However, many people see a spider and assume that it was a brown recluse before verifying the identity of their new eight-legged friend. The truth is that most reports are incorrect. Know the facts before you pack your things and move out of […]