Silverfish pest close-up

What is a silverfish? [Video]

Silverfish are small wingless insects that move quickly with fish-like motion. They are nocturnal and prefer dark humid places, like your basement. You’ve probably been startled by them. But what…

Boxelder bug on a granite countertop

Why Are There So Many Boxelder Bugs Around My Home?

Boxelder bugs congregate near homes to stay warm, seek shelter, and remain close to food. They’re attracted to sunny, heat-reflecting surfaces like windows, concrete, and homes with southern or western…

silverfish close-up

What are Silverfish?

Despite being one of the most common and widespread pests around, most people don’t know much about silverfish. This lack of public knowledge often makes silverfish seem like a scarier…

Fly attracted to food in kitchen

What Are the Flies in my Kitchen?

Easily the most common pest problem people deal with every day are flies in their kitchen. It makes sense: kitchens and other food storage areas naturally tend to create ideal…

Mosquito swarm

Michigan’s Most Common Summer Pests

By now, you don’t need us to tell you which pests are the most active this summer. In fact, you probably never want to think about these four pests ever…

Michigan's summer bug blues

Michigan’s Summer Bug Blues

If summer ever feels too good to be true, then consider summer bugs the catch. All kinds of bugs naturally grow and thrive in the heat and abundance. Add Michigan’s…