3 of the Best Wasp Traps You Need to Try

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Navigating the world of pest control becomes particularly daunting when wasps enter the picture. These formidable insects can damper your outdoor activities with painful stings and annoying buzzing.  But we’re here to introduce the unsung hero of DIY pest control– wasp traps. This guide will unravel the complexities of the best wasp traps, shedding light […]

What Smells Do Wasps Hate? Top 4 Scents

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What smell do wasps hate? From peppermint to clove, there are enough scents on the grocery store shelves or in your garden to keep these pesky pests away.

2 Bugs That Look Like Ants with Wings

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There are many bugs that look like ants with wings in North Carolina, some more destructive than others. Check out our guide to learn about the wings imposters!

European Hornet Queen vs. Worker

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The European hornet queen is large and in charge! But what are the fundamental differences between a European hornet queen vs. worker hornet?

Are Bald-Faced Hornets Dangerous?

Are bald-faced hornets dangerous? Bald-faced hornets are not to be underestimated. These pests are unsafe, causing painful stings and allergic reactions.

Understanding a Wasp’s Lifespan

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A wasp’s lifespan primarily depends on its role in the colony. While vital members, worker wasps don’t live as long as queen wasps.