Bumble Bee or Carpenter Bee? 3 Ways to Tell Them Apart

April 15, 2021 | Carpenter Bees

The buzz around town is because the bees are back. It’s springtime, which means every living creature is coming out of its winter home, including bees. While you may not be so thrilled to find them buzzing around your home, some bees are quite essential. However, other bees are just plain destructive. But how do you tell the difference? When it comes to bumble bees and carpenter bees, the Lawn Plus Pest Control Services team gets this question all the time. Here is our answer.

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4 Shocking Ways Bed Bugs Get into Your Home

March 22, 2021 | Bed Bug Treatment

Bed bugs are nasty little creatures that spread like wildfire if you’re not careful. No one is immune to bed bugs, no matter how clean you keep your home. Most people think that the only way to get bed bugs is to sleep in a dirty hotel bed or bring them home in your suitcase after spring break. While these are both very likely scenarios, we still shock people with all the other ways bed bugs get into their homes. If you suspect you have bed bugs, it’s time to call Lawn Plus Pest Control Services.

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3 Reasons Winter Pest Control Is Important

February 17, 2021 | Cincinnati

When the cold winter settles around Cincinnati, pest control is likely the last thing on your mind. Yet, just like you and your family, small critters and pests are looking for ways to stay out of the cold and warm. Unfortunately, your home provides the perfect oasis for these pests, especially in the middle of winter. So, here’s why keeping up with winter pest control from Lawn Plus Pest Control Services is so important.

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3 Facts About Cobwebs

January 11, 2021 | Cincinnati

When you picture cobwebs in your mind, you probably conjure up images of old, abandoned homes or dusty attics. However, cobwebs can be found just about anywhere in your home. These tangles of sticky thread tend to appear and even reappear out of the blue. What’s even more puzzling for homeowners is that they don’t find any spiders with these cobwebs. If you’re wondering where these dirty, sticky webs come from here, then let Lawn Plus Pest Control Services explain.

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3 Holiday Décor Storage Tips

December 17, 2020 | Cincinnati

Putting up your holiday décor is fun and exciting. But when the gifts are all unwrapped, and the guests have all gone home, it’s time to think about storing everything again for another year. While your attic or crawl space may be a great storage location, there are some ways you can store your Christmas and holiday decorations to deter rodents. You might think it silly, but rats, mice, and other vermin love to nest in your holiday décor since you don’t disturb these boxes but once a year. So, Lawn Plus Pest Control Services has put together a few storage tips to help keep your holiday decorations free from unwanted pests.

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5 Ways to Protect a Christmas Tree from Rodents

November 30, 2020 | Cincinnati

Christmas decorations are an important part of the holiday spirit. Not only do they bring joy and awe, but unfortunately, they can also be an invitation to rodents. Rodents are attracted to all the smells, food sources, and hibernation spots during Christmas, especially in and around your tree. If you don’t want unwanted vermin to ruin your holiday fun, then follow these tips for protecting your tree and your home. For complete rodent treatment, call Lawn Plus Pest Control Services.

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3 Ways to Attract Rodents During the Holidays

November 16, 2020 | Cincinnati

As the holidays approach, you’re going to be busy with family gatherings, constant baking and cooking, and entertaining loved ones. However, the one thing you don’t have time to entertain is an infestation of rodents. Yet, these furry pests tend to make their way into homes every winter and are especially drawn indoors during the holidays. But, you don’t have to let rodents ruin your holiday plans. Instead, turn to Lawn Plus Pest Control Services for help. You can also be more aware of the ways you’re attracting these pests during your festivities.

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3 Common Entry Holes for Mice

November 10, 2020 | Cincinnati

As the weather gets cooler, small animals and critters try their best to find a warm place to live. Many homeowners come to Lawn Plus Pest Control Services during the fall and winter months with fears that they have mice.  Sometimes, they find mouse droppings next to the silverware. Other’s complain about scratching in the walls. No matter the signs, one thing is always for certain: There is an entry hole these homeowners don’t know about. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the most common ways mice can get into your home.

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2020 Halloween Lawn Décor Ideas

October 15, 2020 | Cincinnati

When the weather starts getting cooler and the cravings for apple cider kick in, folks usually start getting the itch to decorate. Not only do we break out our autumn décor, but we also pull out that storage tub full of Halloween decorations. Once a year, people do their best to create spooky landscapes and lawns, and this year is no different. Here at Lawn Plus Pest Control, we love a good Halloween set-up. If you haven’t quite decided how to decorate for the occasion, here are some ideas to consider for this year.

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How to Identify Carpenter Ants

September 16, 2020 | Ants

Your home is probably the biggest investment you’ll make in your lifetime. So, when you find insects destroying your structure from the inside, it can be frustrating. One such insect is the notorious carpenter ant. While these ants generally prefer dead, rotting wood, it’s not uncommon for them to venture into softwood or hardwood as their infestation grows. Lawn Plus Pest Control Services often treats homes for carpenter ants, and here is what our experts want you to know. 

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