Rodent peeking out through damage in a wooden log. Everything you should know about the rodents near you.

Everything You Should Know About Rodents Near You

October 20 to 26 is the Professional Pest Management Alliance’s sixth annual Rodent Awareness Week. It couldn’t be happening at a more relevant time. According to a recent study, rodents…

Rodent near a pumpkin. What do rodents want this fall?

What Do Rodents Want This Fall?

Autumn is a lovely time of year. The overbearing heat of the Midwest summer leaves us alone as the temperatures start to shift. Leaves change color, pumpkin spice becomes the…

stink bug perched on a window screen

Why Do I Have Stink Bugs?

Brown marmorated stink bugs are attracted to fruit trees, vegetable gardens, berry bushes, and ornamental plants. Starting in late summer, they congregate around warm, heat-reflective surfaces that get plenty of…

Fishing Spider

Pest Horror Stories of Michigan

It’s Halloween, and we’re Michigan’s pest control company. You know what that means. Last year, we explored some of the most frightening, upsetting, and down-right ghoulish pests in Michigan. But…

Swarm of boxelder bugs on wood

4 Fall Projects for Keeping Boxelder Bugs Away

Fall is prime time for boxelder bugs, as they try to sneak into your home to escape the winter. Every year, they show up in literal droves, congregating on warm…

How raking keeps pests away

Fall Lawn Care to Help Keep Pests Away

If you’ve been following us, you already know fall is the most active season for pests. Unfortunately, we’re not just talking about indoor pests, either. All kinds of pests become…

Seal openings in your home to keep pests out.

The Pests in Your Basement this Fall

Fall is prime pest season. All kinds of pests know winter is coming, and they’re scrambling to sneak into a warm place. Basements are a pest’s favorite hiding place. They’re…

Outside rats move inside when temperatures fall

The Late Summer Rat Problem

We don’t like it any more than you do, but it’s time to face facts: summer is ending. Fall will be here before we know it, whether we’re ready or…

Flying ants on a blade of grass

Why Flying Ants Show Up in Fall

Every year around Labor Day, swarms of flying ants begin appearing all over west Michigan in huge droves. For the next couple days, they’re flying around everywhere. You might even…