Those Annoying Drain Flies!

Drain Flies also called moth flies, sewer flies, or filter flies are true flies commonly found in kitchen sinks, garbage bins and bathrooms. They do not bite but could potentially pose a health problem. Although adult drain flies only live for about two weeks, they can be a nuisance for extended periods of time once… Continue reading Those Annoying Drain Flies!

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Mothballs Can Be Fatal – Use Only As Directed By The Label

Did you know that mothballs are almost 100% of the active ingredient naphthalene? According to the National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC), naphthalene is a fumigant insecticide that changes from a solid state to a toxic vapor. Naphthalene is labeled for use in airtight containers to control clothes moth. The conversion of naphthalene from its solid… Continue reading Mothballs Can Be Fatal – Use Only As Directed By The Label

Subterranean Termites Swarming

Subterranean termites live in underground colonies. Formosan, a type of subterranean termite can live above ground in carton nests they construct. Termites feed on cellulose, any plant-based material including live and dead trees, wood, paper, and cardboard. The colony comprises of a king, a queen – the primary reproductive, soldiers, workers, and reproductives¬† (swarmers). The… Continue reading Subterranean Termites Swarming