Learning to brave freezing cold temps and snowpocalypses is a prerequisite to be a Wisconsin resident – doing it in shorts is optional. In addition [...]
“Mouse!” is the last thing you want to hear your spouse or children yell in the other room. But for many Wisconsin families, especially those [...]
It’s that time of year again - students, teachers, and parents are preparing for the new school year. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many schools [...]
For many of us, the outdoors has become an escape from day-to-day life as we try to find a new normal with COVID-19. Warm weather [...]
You’ve heard pest control experts say to seal off all entry points to prevent mice. But what does that really mean? Where should I be [...]
It can be hard to decide whether mice are cute or gross. While these tiny rodents can be quite innocent looking, don’t be deceived. Mice in Eau Claire and throughout Wisconsin will take advantage of any small openings to get inside homes as the weather begins to cool off this fall.
Mice chew through walls to get behind your cabinets and climb into drawers. They gnaw through pantry food packages, cereal boxes, pet food bags, and other cardboard or paper packaging. In addition to causing serious damage, mice can carry bacteria and disease in their fur and inside their bellies.
The reason bees and wasps are worse in the fall, is because there are more of them. Emerging from hibernation in early summer, bees and wasps usually max out their living space as fall is just beginning, and sometimes as early as summer's end.
Bed bugs are clingy pests that move from host to host and can be easily passed on by visitors in your home, hotel stays and [...]