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…

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,…

The Most Common Pest Infestations in Michigan

The Most Common Pest Problems in Michigan

Every human-populated region on earth deals with its own host of pest problems, and Michigan is no exception. Many of the same features that make Michigan so great–our forests, our…

Intercepting Stink Bugs

Intercepting Stink Bugs in the Wintertime

Unlike many other pests in our part of the world, stink bugs don’t infest homes during the spring or summer. Instead, Michigan’s newest neighbor tends to start infesting homes in…

Preparing for fall pests

Preparing for Fall Pests

Earlier this month, we listed four of the most common pest infestations that happen in late summer. Each of these pests had something in common: they were all trying to…