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The Ultimate Guide to Preventing Cockroaches in Your Home

The Ultimate Guide to Preventing Cockroaches in Your Home

Cockroaches are not only creepy and unhygienic creatures that can trigger allergies and asthma, but they can also contaminate food, spread diseases, and damage your property. For homeowners, preventing a cockroach infestation should be a top priority to maintain a...

The Ultimate Guide to Preventing Cockroaches in Your Home

Common Wasps in Boston and How We at Johnny B’s Pest Control Can Help

Living in Boston can be an exciting experience, but it comes at a cost – dealing with pests like wasps. With their sharp stingers and aggressive nature, wasps can be a nuisance, especially in the summertime. Whether you are hosting a backyard barbecue or trying to...

Everything You Need to Know About Wasp Species in Boston Area

Everything You Need to Know About Wasp Species in Boston Area

Wasps are common creatures that homeowners in Boston area have encountered from time to time. These flying insects have the potential to cause stings that can be painful and even life-threatening for some people. It is therefore important for homeowners to have a...

Keeping Your Boston Home Cockroach-Free: Prevention Tips for Homeowners

Staying Bed Bug Free This Summer

Summer is the best time to travel with family and friends, but it's also the best time for bed bugs to thrive. These tiny pests can easily hitch a ride in your luggage and infest your home, leaving you with itchy bite marks and a lot of hassle. To help you avoid these...

Understanding House Flies

Understanding House Flies

House flies, scientifically known as Musca domestica, are common pests found worldwide. These small insects are approximately 6 to 7.5 millimeters in length, with a gray thorax and a yellow abdomen. House flies have compound eyes, enabling them to detect movement...

Preventing Rats: The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Home Rodent-Free

Preventing Rats: The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Home Rodent-Free

In the world of nuisances, rats certainly top the list. Their notorious reputation for causing chaos, spreading disease, and damaging property is well known. But fret not! With a comprehensive understanding of prevention strategies and prompt action, you can ensure...

Bed Bugs? Lookout for these signs!

Bed Bugs? Lookout for these signs!

The most common signs of bed bugs are: Bites: Bed bug bites are usually itchy and can appear clustered or lined up in rough rows. Blood spots: Bed bugs defecate after feeding, and this blood can stain sheets and mattresses. Eggs and eggshells: Bed bugs...

Keeping Your Boston Home Cockroach-Free: Prevention Tips for Homeowners

Cockroaches in Boston: An Overview

We've all experienced that shudder of revulsion, that moment of primal fear when a dark shape scuttles across the kitchen floor. Yes, we're talking about the notorious cockroach. But did you know that Boston, the historical, educational hub of the U.S., has its own...

Understanding Boston Carpenter Ants

Understanding Boston Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants, particularly the ones prevalent in Boston, are a unique breed. This species of ants, although small, can create big problems if left uncontrolled. But what makes these tiny creatures so significant? Characteristics of Boston Carpenter Ants Boston...