Entries by PestProse

Why are Mice Moving into your House this Fall?

As the leaves are turning red, orange and yellow, the air is filled with the smells of apple cider and temperatures are dropping; rodents are looking for a warm home with heat and a food source. They will find creative ways to enter your home; through cracks in walls, open windows and doors, vents, pipes, […]

Welcome to St. Louis Weather…Just wait a day and it will change!

It was just last week when it still felt like Summer and customers were talking about mosquitoes invading their yards. Now that Fall weather is here to stay, we have customers calling and asking what to do with those Stink Bugs, Elderbox Bugs and Asian Lady Bugs all trying to get into your home before […]

The Perfect Storm – Why is this Fall different from last Fall?

Now that the weather is changing, you might be spending more time outside enjoying your family and friends around a nice fire.  But wait, who invited the mosquitoes this time of year? Because the weather is staying warmer, the mosquitoes are still out in full force. Let Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions help you to […]

How to Tell the Difference Between Good & Bad Ladybugs

Ladybug vs. Asian Lady Beetle So, there are 5 distinct differences between the Ladybug and the Asian Lady Beetle. Ladybugs are harmless, they control garden pests, lives outdoors, they are very good for the environment and there is no”M” shape on their back. Asian Lady Beetles are aggressive, harmful to dogs, invades homes, leaves behind […]

Fascinating but Scary Facts About Rodents

It’s that time of the season when rodents will be trying to find their way into your home to stay warm and cozy during the winter months. Rodents, like mice and rats, can seem cute and cuddly in a Disney movie, but they can also be a menace to your property.   Here are some interesting […]

Destructive Termites in St. Louis

– Are they living in your walls? Termite swarms show up in early spring months to find their way into your home before you know it. When you do see them, it is critical for your Holper’s Pest Control Tech to identify the species of destructive termites so they can formulate an appropriate control program.  […]

What’s biting me? Chiggers, Ticks, Mosquitoes

We are currently offering a special price of $39.95 for your First Mosquito Treatment (up to a ½ acre, exp 12/31/2018)! Chiggers Chiggers are mites: tiny insects about 1/50th of an inch long. Also know as harvest bugs or red bugs. They’re nearly invisible except, as occasionally happens, they cluster on your skin. They are […]