Having pests inside your home is not something you ever want to deal with. When the summer months arrive, pests come with it. Unfortunately everything that makes your home enjoyable from the food and water to the even temperatures is …

Summer in Glenview is hot and humid, and this summer is on track to be hotter than usual, staying drier and much warmer than normal well into October (dry meaning lack of rain, not lack of humidity, sorry folks!). For …

Wasps are an unwelcome sight in your yard. Unlike honey bees, they don’t pollinate your trees and flowers like bees do and and they don’t make honey. They are more of an aggressive nuisance, ready to at attack if you

Ants have fascinated humans for hundreds of years. Their sense of community and their incredibly organized way of living is incredible to observe. Ant farms were invented in 1956 by entrepreneur Milton Levine so children and adults alike could see

Finding out that mice have made their way into your home is a huge blow. If you know even a little about how disease infested they are and how much damage they do, chances are that you felt a little …

Lizards—those scurrying, darting, cold-blooded animals you might occasionally see in your garden, are interesting creatures. People often acquire these amphibians as pets because they are rather intriguing and are fun to watch. But are lizards safe? If they get into …

Summer is the prime season for wasps, and no one likes a picnic ruined by a hovering bunch of hungry hornets. Wasps love to eat meat and sweets—so they’re highly attracted to your outdoor events—but they also eat spiders and …

If you have recently noticed a few cockroaches in your kitchen, you might be slightly annoyed but think “What’s the big deal?” Every home seems to have a few pests once in awhile so what’s the big deal about a …

Cats are enjoyable and lovable pets that make great companions. One huge advantage of having cats around is their affinity and love of catching mice. Homeowners often notice a decrease in mouse sightings with a good mousing cat in …