Good Bug…Bad Bug…

February 24, 2010 by dicemanorama · Leave a Comment 

I am an optimistic “glass half full” person, but good bugs? A long time ago, I was told a very simple fact about pest management “A rose bush in a corn field is a weed”. The reality being that everything on this earth has a place and a purpose. Termites for example are beneficial in the forest.  This is because they consume dead trees thereby preventing them from piling up as well as returning... Read more...

Sleep Tight! Don’t let the bed bugs bite…

February 19, 2010 by dicemanorama · Leave a Comment 

As children we may remember having heard this before bedtime, but I’d bet you never took it seriously, did you? I can remember my great grandmother telling me stories about being bitten by bed bugs when she was young.  She described to me how they burned like fire on the back of her legs as she sat in an old chair.  But bed bugs are a thing of the past…? The reality is bed bugs are on the rise. ... Read more...

The Nature of Pest Management…”Pest Control 101″

February 9, 2010 by dicemanorama · Leave a Comment 

Pest Control by definition is; The use of any method or device or the application of any substance to prevent, destroy, repel, mitigate, curb, control, or eradicate any pest in, on, or under a structure, lawn, or ornamental (from the Florida Dept of Agriculture laws chapter 482.021). Pest Control is also known as pest management. We live in an age where it is politically correct to become “green”... Read more...