Spiders of Red, Brown and Black

You may have heard the phrase, Good things come in threes. Unfortunately this term is not true when it comes to spiders that get into your home. Seeing a single spider in your home, is seeing one too many. If you are tired of watching spiders walk up your walls, Pointe Pest Control can help. If you are tired of …

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Paper Wasps Around The Home

Paper wasps are stinging insects and although they are essential in reducing pest populations by feeding on the larva of the pests, even though it can be helpful, it’s dangerous to allow paper wasps population to grow around the home. If stung by a paper wasp it can be very painful, even fatal. If you have seen signs of paper …

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House Centipedes

  House centipedes (Scutigera ceoleoptrata) are long, flat arthropods with many legs, one pair on each body segment. They belong to the class Chilopoda. The adult house centipede has 15 pairs of legs with the last set on adult females almost double the length of the body. The total length varies from 1-4 inches (from antennae to legs ending). Its …

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The Bad Bugs of Delaware

Next time you step outside and see a ladybug, you are staring at our state insect. That’s right, Delaware has a state insect and it is the happy little ladybug. The lady bug is a great critter to have around your house. Ladybugs love eating the aphids off of your rose bushes. Farmers will buy ladybugs in bulk to control …

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Paper Wasps

 Paper wasps (Polistes spp) are little stinging insects (2cm to 3cm in length) that are dark brown, with black wings and yellow markings. They gather fibres from dead wood and plant stems, which when mixed with their saliva, is used to construct nests. The nests are water resistant and are grey or brown. They create unique designs, and there is …

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The Most Effective Pest Control in New Jersey

New Jersey may be small but it packs a punch of excitement when it comes to fun things to do. With some of the most beautiful beaches in the nation, A Six Flags Amusement Park, Adventure Aquarium and Morey’s Piers park, the pure element of FUN in New Jersey always delivers something entertaining for the weekend or a day off. …

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Stink Bugs

Stink bugs belong to the Hemiptera order of true bugs. They possess straight antennae and piercing-sucking mouthparts. Most of them possess a characteristic shield shape. Although lots of them are plant feeders, some are predatory. The adult stink bug ranges between 11 to 18mm long and their bodies are about as wide as it is long. The Nymph (immature bugs) is red and yellow with red eyes. The yellow lightens to an off-white as the stink …

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Keep Rodents out of Your Chester Springs Home

Chester Springs, Pennsylvania is one of the more affluent and prosperous towns in the state. Gorgeous homes with sprawling, manicured lawns create very quiet and peaceful neighborhoods. Chester Springs also has historical significance and one place you can learn more about the town’s past is at The Mill at Anselma Preservation and Educational Trust. It is a piece of local …

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