Bird Nests and Fire Risks

Bird Nests and Fire Risks: From Clogged Vents to Flammable Nesting At Bats and Bugs Pest Solutions, we were reminded this week of an overlooked danger associated with birds nesting around the home and the increased risk of fire they create. Birds’ nests built...

Differences and Similarities Between Bees and Wasps

Introduction Did you know that both bees AND wasps are pollinators!?! In this article, we’ll discuss their similarities and differences and how to coexist peacefully with these insects that are clearly Iowa Hawkey fans. In this blog post, we’ll explore: •  The...

What You Need to Know About Summer Bat Removal

Des Moines, IA Iowa Bat Removal What if you discover bats in your attic in June? You can call us for a quote, but it might help to know that we will delay removal. Here in Iowa, there are specific rules regarding bat exclusion during the summer months, all to protect...

The Buzz About Bees and Baseball

Pest Control Saves The Game! We enjoy a good baseball game, being outside, watching the teams play, enjoying the buzz in the air…Last week, an unusual buzz was in the air at an Arizona Diamondbacks game at Chase Field.  A swarm of bees caused a two-hour delay in the...

Expert Tips for Bird Control and Nest Removal

Birds Are Great! Most of the Time Introduction: Have you ever found yourself dodging dive-bombing birds or being “kicked off” your porch by nesting flocks? While birds are often welcomed guests in our yards, their presence can turn troublesome when they...

Do You Have A Mole or Vole in Your Yard?

How to identify your unwanted lawn guest in Des Moines, IA Introduction Have you noticed small mounds of dirt popping up in your lawn or scattered holes in your yard? Have you observed unusual plant decay in your garden? If so, you could be dealing with one of several...
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