Archive for April, 2021

As we round the corner of spring, we can really start looking forward to summer and the bright, sunny weather. However, along with longer days and plenty of warmth, summer also brings swarms of mosquitoes. For most people, these pests are manageable,.. Read More

by Chris KolerokHousing is infrastructure, and our Congress needs to fight for it to be included in infrastructure spending. People cannot be successful in school or their jobs, nor can they be physically and mentally healthy, if they are not in a sa.. Read More

While the brilliant Amaltas flowers are a visual delight, it is the Mango that is perhaps the most loved and delicious component of the golden Indian summer.Street carts and bazaar shelves across Pune are filled with thousands of petis of mangoes. Ho.. Read More

Three huts on the Whanganui Journey Great Walk have been closed and are being fumigated after reports of bed bugs.Bridge to Nowhere - Whanganui Journey | by Department of Conservation Photo: Department of ConservationDepartment of Conservation direct.. Read More

Sleep is an important part of your everyday life. It is, in fact, as important as exercising and healthy eating. Good sleep improves your overall living.After a long day, you want to go to your bedroom to get a magical sleep. This is not usually poss.. Read More

MMPC working canine Dexter inspects a couch for bed bugs. PHOTO: ROB TANNENBAUM PHOTOGRAPHYThe return on investment for a working canine varies by market, as well as whether your dogs are detecting the scents of termites, bed bugs or rodents. Timothy.. Read More

Three huts along the Whanganui Journey Great Walk are closed following a bed bug attack. A Department of Conservation media release said the Whakahoro and Teke Huts would be temporarily closed for a highly-precautionary treatment. Jim Campbell, DOC W.. Read More

For weeks trampers have been struggling to sleep tight at a DOC hut on Stewart Island/Rakiura thanks to an infestation of the toughest bed bugs known to mankind, but the unwanted guests days may finally be numbered. Complaints about the North Arm Hut.. Read More

When you head out to do your gardening on the first few warm days of spring, you may be surprised by the discovery of jumping worms, appropriately nicknamed "crazy worms." These creatures are currently in at least 14 U.S. states. Officials across the.. Read More

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. Bed bugs tuck themselves away into dark, unseen spaces and multiply rapidly, making them difficult to control.That job has gotten even harder in recent years as the pests have developed resistance to the insecticides long used to.. Read More

When you spot a bug crawling across your floor, your first instinct is probably to swat it with the nearest item. Newspapers, magazines, books, anything laying around nearby may seem strong enough to squash the creepy crawler and put an end to the wh.. Read More

Bed bug bites are itchy, annoying, and just plain creepy. Although the bites are generally harmless, it's important to identify and get rid of bed bugs, otherwise they wi.. Read More

There are so many different types of pests that can infest your living or working space and an equal amount of different solutions and treatments that can help you protect your property and your family. Each pest has its unique destructive properties.. Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) The City of Portland shut down a government-funded veteran-supportive housing complex, deeming it dangerous to live in. The decision came after officials and contractors discovered water damage and a deteriorating roof, which l.. Read More