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The Types of Ants in Boston

Our planet is home to more than 12,000 ant species, which include the 3,000 ant species here in the States. Ants aren't strangers to those of us who live in the Northeast despite the cold winters.Read more
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Top 10 Tips for Battling Stink Bugs

You've probably seen them crawling on your screens or fluttering around your house. If you crush them, they expel a musty scent, a defensive technique that has earned them their name—stink bugs.Read more

Overwintered Wasps

Wasps such as yellow jackets and paper wasps seen at this time of the year are over-wintering queens produced by colonies last fall.Read more
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How to Tell the Difference Between a Rat and a Mouse

Rodents can not only create many problems with the structure of your home, but they also pose a health risk. The following information will help you be able to tell the difference between rats and mice and provide helpful advice should you encounter these pesky rodents in the coming months.Read more


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