Did you know that the diseases spread by mosquitoes have killed more people than all of the wars combined? On average, mosquitoes kill 750,000 people every year. That is more than any other animal on the planet, including ourselves. That …

Your pets mean the world to you and keeping them safe and healthy is definitely a priority. One enemy to your pet is the flea. These blood sucking insects see your lovable pet as a grand buffet and unless you …

Spring is upon us, and summer is around the corner. Everyone loves the warmer weather, insects included. The biggest benefit about the cold winter months is that the bugs are hibernating. Now they’re not only awake, they’re busy laying eggs …

Maryland is a beautiful place to live and full of fascinating culture. Home of Edgar Allen Poe and Babe Ruth, Maryland has bred some of the greats in history. Famous for its seafood and jousting competitions, there’s always excitement to …

Bees aren’t always worthy of enemy status, but you might think again about Carpenter Bees. This large, aggressive bee is both in nature and has a frighteningly-loud buzz that may want make you want to ‘duck and cover.’

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Backyard gardening has become a popular way for homeowners to have their own fresh produce. One of the nice things about growing your own produce, is you know exactly how it was grown. One of the problems with growing your …

When it comes to wasps and bees, most people see these as flying, stinging nuisances. While that is true for one, it is false for the other. Bees do our world a lot of good and are far less annoying …

One thing you know about insects, is there are a lot of them that can bite or sting. Most stings hurt, but the redness and pain die down after a few days. The sting is something else entirely if you …

Gardening is hard enough as it is. Relying on the sun, the temperature, and hoping that there’s enough moisture is just one piece to the puzzle. Another piece is how to combat pests- the enemy of gardeners everywhere. Or are …

Eliminating pests in your house and around your yard has come a long way. Science dictates the best methods for pest control in Alexandria. At Green Pest Services, we use the tried and true method of Integrated Pest Management, …