October 15, 2019
At Genie Pest Control, we understand that your home should be a safe, comfortable, and inviting place for you and your family to live. It should be a place where you feel at ease and can exist happily, knowing that your belongings and your home are safe. Whether you are living alone, with a partner or your family, your home is your domain, and the last thing you want is to have intruders coming into your home to share your space. However, hearing the sounds of tiny feet scurrying across your floor and finding droppings are a clear sign that you may very well have some unwanted guests.
Earwigs are particularly common insects that we have almost all encountered at one point or another. If you have ever been working in your garden and moved a flower pot, there’s a good chance that you would have disturbed a few earwigs in the process. Although not harmful to humans, earwigs have a menacing appearance. Many people find them frightening as they have received false information about these insects or they are uninformed about earwigs.
September 15, 2019
Although silverfish are generally harmless, they are horrible looking insects that most homeowners do not want in their homes. These
August 30, 2019
In Omaha, especially during the summer months, insect control can become increasingly difficult as more pesky insects come out to play. Omaha extermination services work hard to deal with the many pest control solution inquiries that come rolling in and are always ready to help. No one enjoys getting stung by a wasp or bee, and some people are highly allergic and need to be extra careful.
They might be small but fleas are one of the most irritating pests for homeowners and Omaha extermination services to deal with. Although commonly thought of as primarily being a problem for pet owners, fleas can be problematic in any home, whether you have pets or not. Fleas are a parasite that feeds on the blood of warm-blooded animals, which is why they are drawn to the fur of cats and dogs. However, as any fleas exterminator in Omaha will tell you, rodents such as squirrels, mice, rats, and raccoons have also been known to increase the incidents of infestation.
July 31, 2019
Mosquitos; the annoying black-winged menaces that try to eat you alive all summer long. For residents of Omaha, insect and
July 15, 2019
One of the main differences between wasps and bees is that, while bees nourish their larvae with pollen, wasps feed insects to their young. For homeowners, this means that having wasps in your garden is a good thing, as they help to control other insect populations. However, as professional Omaha extermination services, like our dedicated team here at Genie Pest Control will tell you, even though there are benefits for your garden from having wasps around, the truth is most homeowners don’t want wasps around them or in their home.
Stink bugs. Funny name, big problem, especially for some areas of the United States. The Omaha area happens to be one location where stink bugs have decided to set up housekeeping. This invasive species not only has taken to midwest living; it seems they really like it here and are determined to stay.
June 15, 2019
Whenever you live in a multi-family dwelling, like an apartment complex, you are liable to have to also contend with the need for insect control services. While there are some things you probably don’t mind sharing with your neighbors (like the pool or laundry room) no one wants to share the insect or even rodent pests that could migrate from an adjoining unit.
As fascinating as ants are to study, few Omaha residents actually wish to have them in or around their homes, apartments or businesses. Ants can cause everything from minor annoyance as they build their tunnels and mounds on properties, to causing food contamination or inflicting painful bites.