German Cockroach

The German cockroach is a scavenger, feeding on just about any food source, including toothpaste, soap, even book bindings. They reproduce quickly, producing 4 to 6 egg cases during the course of their lives, with each egg case, or ootheca, containing approximately 30 to 40 eggs. Adult German cockroaches are light brown or tan in [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:06+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Cockroaches, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|0 Comments

10 Tips for Getting Rid of Cockroaches

Caulk to help keep cockroaches out. When it comes to pests, Arizona has a fair amount of species to deal with and that’s just from the cockroach family! There are at least 20 different species in the Valley of the Sun, but the most common is the German (house/apartment roach) and the American [...]

Bugs Don’t Hibernate

It’s easy to forget about insects during our brief winter here in the desert, but all kinds of insects are still around, even if you can’t see them. And they will continue to bug you if you don’t maintain a barrier between them and your home even though it’s cooler outside. If you are thinking, [...]

Make it a Bug Free Holiday Season

Enjoy a Bug Free Holiday Season with gift ideas for the do-it-yourself pest and weed control enthusiast. Bug & Weed Mart sells black lights, gloves, ant bait, glue traps and more!

Natural Pest Control … Without Using Chemicals!

We all know what the words “pest control” mean.  But if you are trying to control insects, rodents, bugs, and pests of all kinds and are a do-it-yourselfer, there are several ways to do that using natural pest control methods. Here are a few simple, effective, non-chemical, natural pest control steps that work in preventing [...]