Flying insects

Lanternflies – From la-la Land to the ‘Burgh


You may have noticed some extra pests buzzing around your home recently. No, not the kind that comes with a stinger. These pests are actually called lantern flies, and they've been plaguing homeowners up and down the Eastern United States. But what exactly are lanternflies, and why should you care? Read on to find [...]

Lanternflies – From la-la Land to the ‘Burgh2022-10-03T07:54:40-05:00

Bee Prevention in Outdoor Dining


As the weather gets warmer and restrictions lift, restaurants are back to business. This year, especially with outdoor dining more popular than ever, it is time for bee prevention for outdoor dining.  Chances are you are past the carpenter bee season which is in the spring. Summer means an increase in insects that fly [...]

Bee Prevention in Outdoor Dining2021-07-31T07:10:47-05:00

Controlling Fruit Flies in Restaurants


Did you know that controlling fruit flies in restaurants is one of the most frequent calls we get from our commercial accounts at Boos? Here are some tips on controlling fruit flies in your business for restaurant operators. As restrictions slowly ease up across the nation, it is finally time to be back in business [...]

Controlling Fruit Flies in Restaurants2021-07-05T09:11:37-05:00

How to get rid of Mosquitoes


Mosquitoes have not been as much of a problem this summer because of the weather, but things can still change. And this summer when our outdoor spaces are so very important, you do not want a mosquito problem.  So far, it has been dry this summer in most of our area, it is likely [...]

How to get rid of Mosquitoes2022-03-29T18:44:32-05:00

Wasps, Hornets and Yellow Jackets


How do you eliminate wasps, hornets, yellow jackets? In researching this blog we found some interesting folk remedies. As pest control professionals in the area northwest of Pittsburgh, we hope you choose us to eliminate these wasps, hornets, yellow jackets from your home or business. If you do remove them yourself - please don't dose [...]

Wasps, Hornets and Yellow Jackets2021-07-05T18:02:35-05:00

Termite Swarmers in Western PA


Termite swarmers - sounds like the stuff science fiction is made from, but termite swarms are common and are needed for the survival of termites.  And we have had enough of science fiction come to be real here in western Pennsylvania. We have talked about the effects of termites on your home before in a [...]

Termite Swarmers in Western PA2021-07-06T10:31:11-05:00

Fruit Fly Control in Restaurants


The last thing a restaurant owner/manager wants to see is a customer waving fruit flies while they dine. Even worse, they definitely don’t want to see are flies on in drinks or food. This can, and usually does, lead to negative online reviews and other reputation damages. Even if you regularly [...]

Fruit Fly Control in Restaurants2021-07-06T10:49:19-05:00

Hospital Pest Control


Hospitals already have enough to worry about and focus on, a bug or other pest infestation is the last thing a hospital staff needs. As a means of safety, hospital patients and staff need a sterile environment, free from any kind of pest. Now more than ever, pest control is crucial [...]

Hospital Pest Control2021-07-06T10:58:56-05:00

Pest Control for Food Services


Even the cleanest of kitchens and dining areas have crumbs and other morsels of food that fall between the smallest cracks and crevices. These tiny leftovers provide a consistent food source for insects and rodents alike. The last thing you need is a pest problem that could ruin your business’s reputation. [...]

Pest Control for Food Services2021-07-06T19:26:09-05:00

Clothes Moths – how to prevent damage


When you pull your favorite pair of pants or top out of your closet, the last thing you want to see is a big, ragged hole in what seems to be the worst place for a hole and on that you can not mend.  For more background information see our post [...]

Clothes Moths – how to prevent damage2021-07-06T15:10:07-05:00
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