Bugs Can Carry Diseases into Your Home | Dr. Killigan’s

We often see bugs as a mere nuisance, shooing them away and continuing with our day. They land on our tables, counters, and our food. Five-second rule, right? But that brief landing could cause more damage than we consider. It is true that the odds are in our favor and that the chances of us picking up something sinister next to nil, but they are out there, and we need to be cautious of what diseases bugs carry. […]

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What Products Are Safe for My Pet | Dr. Killigan’s

Seasons come and seasons go, and year after year we deal with the pesky flying insects. We see them go, but they always seem to make a comeback. But where do they go when it gets cold? Do they fly south for the winter like birds, or do they hibernate like bears? All we do seem to know is that the moment we fire up the barbecue […]

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Do Flies and Mosquitoes Die from Heat? | Dr. Killigan’s

Seasons come and seasons go, and year after year we deal with the pesky flying insects. We see them go, but they always seem to make a comeback. But where do they go when it gets cold? Do they fly south for the winter like birds, or do they hibernate like bears? All we do seem to know is that the moment we fire up the barbecue […]

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Is That a Bee or a Wasp? | Dr. Killigan’s

What’s the Difference Between Wasps and Bees? 

Spring months are not too far off, and soon families will begin to make their way outdoors. Pool covers will be pulled back, barbecues will begin to be fired up, and sheds will be visited to bring out mowers and garden tools. Everyone looks forward to warmer days, but they also have something to fear: the pests that follow.

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Dr. Killigan’s Toxin-Free Pest Control | Dr. Killigan’s

  What are Some Non-Toxic Pest Control Solutions? You hear of pest control products advertising that they are safe and ‘non-toxic,’ but what does that mean? Unfortunately, ‘non-toxic’ can be a loose term. A product can have an active ingredient that is non-toxic but include inactive ingredients that are questionable and still allowed to be […]

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Why Flies are Drawn to Light Sources | Dr. Killigan’s

  Why Are Flies Attracted to Light? It is the most curious thing. Temperatures rise, and insects start to make their appearance. Mosquitoes buzz around your porch, upsetting your outdoor activities. Bees and wasps chase your kids indoors, and flies make their trip indoors to make your life miserable. They fly around from room to […]

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Diatomaceous Earth Powder, Is it Safe? | Dr. Killigan’s

  Is DE Powder Safe? We all have our doubts when it comes to pest control. Especially when it comes to a method we are unfamiliar with. Even more, when it is something we cannot pronounce.  Yet, when we have a bug issue that is taking over our home, we become willing to take a […]

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The Best Location for Your Moth Trap | Dr. Killigan’s

  Where to Place Your Moth Traps When your home is suffering from a moth issue, you want to know how to handle the problem as quickly as possible. You may have already lost a pantry of food, or your favorite winter coat. So, you need first to get rid of what has drawn these […]

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What Kind of Bugs are In My Home? | Dr. Killigan’s

  Common Bugs That Can Infest Your House A Washington Post article recently interviewed an entomologist who conducted a study that stated that within a home there could be up to 100 species of insect, even in the cleanest of homes. While this may take things to an extreme, the fact is that there are […]

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What Do I Do When a Mosquito Bites Me? | Dr. Killigan’s

Wherever you live, you must deal with mosquitoes. Their bites can leave behind an irritating itch. Here is what you can do to help relieve the urge to scratch?

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