It may seem like a never-ending battle sometimes and you just want to give up. Flip on the kitchen light for a snack after dark and immediately you see the scurrying of the most alien looking creatures imaginable; Cockroaches!
Often mistakenly referred to as water bugs, the American Cockroach is dark brown, almost black in color, can live as long as two years, and grows to as much as two inches in length. Periodically, as they grow larger, the cockroach will shed its exoskeleton (turning white temporarily in the process) to make room as it grows larger.
The household fly is a nuisance that Arkansans have to deal with seemingly year-round, but the summer months are definitely the worst. In addition to being annoying, flies can carry several communicable diseases, including typhoid, salmonella, and anthrax.
Whether you’re outside enjoying the summertime, or relaxing at home, an infestation of ants can be a serious nuisance. There’s nothing worse than coming home and finding a huge swarm of ants gathered behind an appliance, or on a morsel of food that you missed when you wiped down the counter.
If you have an ant infestation, you know that you can always call our team of pest control experts at The Bug Man, and we’ll be there right away. But when it comes to ants, being proactive can make a huge difference. Here are a few tips to help keep the ants away: