Insects

Dr. Killigan
How To Instantly Kill Carpenter Bees

How To Instantly Kill Carpenter Bees

Understanding the type of bee you have is key to getting rid of the problem. Here we’ll discuss all things carpenter bees, including whether or not they sting, where they nest, and the best way to get rid of them.

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Dr. Killigan
Why Are Bugs Attracted to My Bathroom?

Why Are Bugs Attracted to My Bathroom?

Perhaps they like the humidity and moisture—or maybe they’re eating your soap. Find out what bugs you’re most likely to find in your bathroom, why they’re there, and how to get rid of them.

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Dr. Killigan
What’s Eating My Wool: Carpet Beetles or Clothing Moths?

What’s Eating My Wool: Carpet Beetles or Clothing Moths?

Carpet beetles and clothing moths are both destructive. They eat the same materials. Without evidence of their presence, it can be difficult to know which pest you're dealing with and how to properly get rid of them.

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Julie Miller
A Fly’s Life: Why It Exists and What It’s Good for

A Fly’s Life: Why It Exists and What It’s Good for

Though thousands of species of flies exist in this world, there are a few types that I would like to particularly explore here: hoverflies, blowflies, bee-flies and the common house fly.

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Dr. Killigan
The Truth about Ladybugs and What They Eat

The Truth about Ladybugs and What They Eat

With more than 5,000 species of ladybugs, there’s bound to be variations in their diet. Ladybugs, in fact, can be herbivores, carnivores, or omnivores. Learn more here.

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Dr. Killigan
Are Insects Reproducing at a Faster Rate?

Are Insects Reproducing at a Faster Rate?

Worldwide, there has been an increase in the insect population. Are bugs reproducing more rapidly?

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Julie Miller
Do Ladybugs Bite?

Do Ladybugs Bite?

Ladybugs are beneficial and supposedly harmless. But are they harmless? Do ladybugs bite? If so, does their bite hurt?

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Julie Miller
Can Drain Flies Make Me Sick?

Can Drain Flies Make Me Sick?

Drain flies eat bacteria in your drain, but can they make you ill?

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