Wet Spring Leads To A Boom In Carpenter AntsThis summer, many Minnesota homeowners are dealing with some unwanted guests. Pest control experts are seeing a boom in carpenter ants due to the wet spring.
With Spring’s Arrival, Bugs Are Out In Full Force When you were wishing for warmer weather, you may have overlooked this small fact: Warm weather brings out the bugs. Right now, pest experts say they're getting a lot of calls from homeowners about box elder bugs and carpenter ants.
How To Deal With Voles, Moles And Other Yard KillersMany Minnesotans have waited months for the snow to melt. But what's underneath has homeowners alarmed this spring. Yards with long trails of dead grass and shrubs with the bark eaten off are signs of a type of field mouse called a vole.
Warm Weather, Rainy Spring Bring More Carpenter AntsCarpenter ants are creating problems for homeowners. The insects can chew away portions of the wood in your home, just like termites.
How To Combat Our Bug Boom One of the few downsides to our mild winter is that more of those pesky bugs survived.
In Minnesota, Bugs Back Earlier Than ExpectedThe early arrival of spring also means the early arrival of all those pesky bugs.
Apt. Building's License Revoked Over ViolationsA Burnsville apartment complex is getting its rental license revoked after failing to properly respond to multiple code violations.
Time Nearly Up For Apt. Building To Clean Up Its ActA Burnsville apartment complex is at risk of losing its rental license. The Country Village Apartments must meet fire code compliance this week or its tenants could be forced from their homes.
Stink Bug Turns Up In Hennepin County Stink bugs have now reached Hennepin County.
Residents At Burnsville Apt. Living With Rodents, InsectsA lot more than people are living in a Burnsville rental complex. On Thursday, residents told stories of insects, rodents, even amphibians inside.
Pest Invasions Seem Earlier This YearWhether homeowners have ants, earwigs, bees or mice in invading their house, they just want the little invaders gone.
Have A Mouse In Your House? You're Not AloneIf you talk to pest control technicians and hardware store employees, they'll tell you the same thing. A lot of people are having troubles with mice.