Boxelder bugs in spring

Boxelder Bugs in Spring

When is it not boxelder season? It seems like these gross red-and-black bugs are everywhere, all the time. Around this time of year, however, you may notice they’re around even…

Pests that wake up in spring

Pests That Wake Up in Spring

The whole world seems to come back to life in spring. Unfortunately, “the whole world” includes some things we wish would stay sleeping. Along with grass, flowers, trees, and birds,…

Boxelder Bug swarm on wood

Why Do Boxelder Bugs Come Back in Spring?

Starting in early spring, boxelders re-emerge from their overwintering sites to feed and mate. The bugs re-appear so quickly every spring because they often find their overwintering sites around homes…