Some people might think that our intense summer heat would kill off any pests or cause them to go into hiding, but that is actually not the case. Monsoon storms bring rain, which leads to mosquitoes. June, July, and August is peak season for ticks. And scorpions are searching for cool places to escape from [...]
When you live in a neighborhood where there is construction, whether your neighbors are remodeling or the lots around your home are being cleared for a new build, you may have unwanted pests for guests. Fortunately, Bug & Weed Mart is here to help if you’re asking, “How do I do my [...]
When people find scorpions in their homes or in their yards, they often ask: What attracts scorpions to my home (and not my friends’ houses – or so they say)? What is different about my home that scorpions find interest interesting? Construction often causes scorpions to seek new shelter. What attracts scorpions? [...]
Glenn R. Mattingly entered our recent Ultimate Scorpion Hunter Contest by submitting a video that simply illustrates some of his techniques for combating scorpions at his home. These tips are great for anyone who has a scorpion problem and also works for those who believe they don’t have a scorpion [...]
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During the autumn and winter months, it's easy to enjoy the cooler temperatures and put the desert's scorching heat behind us. Our winters here in the Valley are mild and, as a result, our scorpions often do not hibernate. This is why most insects, including scorpions, remain active here all year long. The good [...]
It’s that time of the year in the AZ desert again: monsoon. Along with the heat and moisture of monsoon come bugs. Namely scorpions. Scorpions like to feed on the other bugs that come out this time of the year, too. To learn how to keep scorpions out of your house, we have [...]
https://youtu.be/Nii2hnNX8UY During our now more than 40 years of business, Bug & Weed Mart has helped solve untold numbers of pest problems for our customers. The one pest that agitates customers more than anything else is the scorpion. In fact, we have been hearing outrageous, yet true, stories of scorpion encounters for so long, [...]
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 [...]
Whoever said that "the only good scorpion is a dead scorpion" must have been from Arizona! Scorpions by design are not only menacing looking creatures, but are also venomous by nature and can inflict potentially life-threatening stings to their prey. Bug & Weed Mart can tell you exactly how to get rid of scorpions in your home forever.