• Evil Partners in Crime, I Mean Grime – Human Botfly And Mosquito


    That pests are annoying and a health hazard, we should have made clear by now. However, who would have expected flies to use mosquitoes to reach their feeding place? Meet the Human Botfly, Dermatobia hominis. Read more…

  • drywood termites
    Drywood termite damage is often an unexpected expense for homeowners. Due to their size and nesting habits, it can be difficult to identify a drywood termite infestation until it's too late. Did you know termites cost homeowners in the US billions of dollars in property damage each year? That's why [...]
    Tue, Nov 22, 2016
    Source: deBugged
    Thousands of chemicals are used in the vast array of products available for domestic and business needs, such as household and industrial cleaning products, soaps and shampoos, cosmetics and deodorants, and paints and pesticides. Regulations to protect humans, animals and the environment against poisoning and pollution from all these chemicals have [...]
    Thu, Nov 10, 2016
    Source: deBugged
    Bird diseases infographic
    Their ability to spread a range of diseases is why a select species of bird such as pigeons and gulls are regarded as pests. For businesses this can be problematic as it puts both staff and customers at risks, generating a negative impact on revenue, public opinion and staff retention. This [...]
    Fri, Nov 04, 2016
    Source: deBugged
    A white paper on global food safety
    In recent years, much has been written about the Internet of Things and its potential to revolutionise the way businesses and public services operate. The vision, fast becoming reality, is for networks of connected sensors that gather data from factories, vehicles, hospitals, homes, shops and supply chains across the globe. [...]
    Tue, Nov 01, 2016
    Source: deBugged
    difference between ants and termites
    You look around your home and see that there is what appears to be sawdust or tiny pieces of wood beneath window ledges or other areas with a lot of wood. If you listen close, you hear something that sounds a little like someone crinkling cellophane. Uh-oh. That doesn't sound very [...]
    Sat, Oct 29, 2016
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    spider movies
    Spiders and Halloween seem to go hand in hand. As soon as October hits us, supermarkets and grocery stores are filled with spider-themed snacks and treats; and how many parties have you been to and found yourself surrounded by a sea of spider-related decorations? But what exactly is the connection between [...]
    Fri, Oct 28, 2016
    Source: deBugged