By: Matthew Campbell Have you been keeping an eye on Sochi? In case you haven’t, as of this morning (2/20/14), U.S.A has 7 gold, 5 silver, and 11 bronze medals. In the spirit of the 2014 Olympics, we at Modern thought it’d be fun to take a look at some gold winners of the insect… Read more »
By: Matthew Campbell Are you a Valentine’s Day humbug? Perhaps learning about the following insects and their love-lives will help lighten your mood. They certainly make me happy to be human.
By: Matthew Campbell Which of the following is NOT an insect? Sow Bug Millipede Spider Centipede Tick
Raccoons are one of many wildlife pests that wreak havoc on personal property. Not only do they cause damage, they also carry diseases and create messes. If you are experiencing raccoon troubles, then a call to a pest control service that handles raccoon removal like Modern Pest Services might be in order. The Facts about Raccoons… Read more »
If your pets exhibit any signs of having fleas this season, immediate flea removal and
extermination is of the utmost importance in order to prevent you and your pets from harm.
In order to reduce the possibility of contracting a blood-borne pathogen, such as Lyme disease, it’s important to know how to perform a proper tick removal when you discover one of these sneaky pests either on yourself or your pet.
Education and proper protection are the best ways enjoy the outdoors while avoiding potentially harmful mosquito bites. Keep these important facts in mind throughout the upcoming warm weather months.
By Elaine Gammon Bed bugs are problematic for both commercial and residential customers. If not handled properly, bed bug infestations can be a public relations nightmare for companies and businesses, resulting in a damaged reputation, lost revenue, possible litigation and, in extreme cases, closure. Homeowners and renters also face a troubling battle with bed bug… Read more »
A recent report indicates that a 46-year-old Boston woman has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus, the first human case of the mosquito-borne virus in Massachusetts this past summer. Although the chances of acquiring West Nile Virus are very low, here are some things you should know about the illness: What Is West Nile Virus?… Read more »