Entries by PestProse

Why are Stink Bugs attracted to MY House?

There are a few reasons why those stink bugs may have chosen your house to be their new home for the winter.  Food and environment both have attractions for stink bugs.  They are mostly attracted by fruit plants and crops. They have a preference for ripe fruit.  If you happen to have ripe fruit in […]

Holiday Lighting Services

Christmas lights are one of the great joys of the holiday season. For over 18 years Holper’s Holiday Lights has been professionally installing residential and commercial lighting in the Bi-State Area. The Benefits of Holper’s Holiday Lights Holper’s has you covered every step of the way in the holiday lighting process. We do it all–design, […]

Insulation & Weatherization

Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions, the company that’s been giving customers “Peace of Mind” for over 34 years, is now offering “Peace of Mind” for Insulation and Weatherization customers! Improve Energy Efficiency Having your home more energy efficient can be one of the most cost effective steps you can take in lowering your utility bills. […]

Fall & Winter Pest Control & Pest Prevention Tips

As the days get shorter, the weather gets cooler and there’s that familiar smell of Pumpkin Spice in the air, it reminds us that it’s time to start thinking about getting the home buttoned up to handle the long cold winter months ahead of us here in the Greater St. Louis Area.  The Farmers Almanac […]

If its summer then its Brown Recluse Season!

If its summer and you live in Missouri, then you have brown recluse spiders whether you see them or not.  It’s just a matter of time before they let you see them. With all the buzz and the discussion about the discovery of a brown recluse spider in a (Kansas City Missouri) woman’s ear, we […]

Insulation and Weatherization Bring Homeowners Peace of Mind

Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions, the company that’s been giving customers “Peace of Mind” for over 34 years, is now offering “Peace of Mind” for Insulation and Weatherization customers! Improve Energy Efficiency Having your home more energy efficient can be one of the most cost effective steps you can take in lowering your utility bills. […]

What kind of Spider did I see?

Have you seen me lately? I’m an Orb Weaver Spider and I look like this… Normally, all you hear about are the Brown Recluse Spiders here in the St. Louis area. But, today we are going to talk about the Orb Weaver Spider. Unlike the Brown Recluse, that lives mostly indoors, the Orb Weaver is […]

Test Your Knowledge of Bed Bugs

I know, I know…Why would anyone want to know that much about bed bugs let alone want to test your knowledge about them? Do you start itching just thinking about them? Me too! Holper’s continues to receive calls and Internet inquiries about bed bugs on a daily basis. It seems like most of our recent […]

Summer Pest Tips

Summer Pest Control & Pest Prevention Tips Throughout the summer months, many pests such as ants, flies, gnats, roaches, wasps and even rodents are much more active. You may be wondering what you can do to prevent these pesky pests from getting inside your home? Here are some things you can do to prevent common […]