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Power Spray Bee, Wasp and Hornet Service

Power Spray Service for the entire Bee, Wasp and Hornet Season. Protect your family and home for the next 6 months. Guaranteed bee, wasp and hornet control No charge for follow up visits New to this service? Call 914-949-4828 to learn more about this effective, affordable treatment

Westex Pest Control

Importance of Pest Management

Controlling pests is an enormous task in the United States. Pest control provides protection from harmful insects that can cause public health issues and costly damages to property. When people hear “pest management” or “pest control”, they are typically thinking about the eradication of roaches, a spiders, or fleas. Actually, pest management is involved with […]

Yellow Jacket

Yellow Jackets

Yellow jackets receive their common name from their typical black and yellow color pattern. They are worldwide in distribution with about 16 species occurring in the United States. Adult workers about 3/8-5/8″ (10-16 mm) long depending on the species, with their respective queens about 25% longer. Abdomen usually banded with yellow and black, several species […]

Boxelder bugs

Boxelder Bug

The common name reflects the fact that this species is a major pest of boxelder trees. Boxelder bugs are primarily a nuisance pest because they enter structures to overwinter. Adults about 1/2″ (1 1 – 1 4 mm) long; elongate-oval, somewhat flattened with head narrower than pronotum. Color black with reddish lines on dorsum, pronotum […]

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Power Spray Service

Power Spray Service for the entire 2017 Bee Season. Protect your family and home for the next 6 months. Guaranteed bee, wasp and hornet control. No charge for follow up visits. New to this service Call to learn more about this effective, affordable treatment. 914-949-4828

Wharf Borer Beetle

Wharf Borer

The common name comes from the fact that the larvae bore into wharf pilings, both in sea water and fresh water. Adults are nuisance pests, especially when they suddenly appear in large numbers. This species is distributed worldwide. Adults are about about 1/4-9/16″ (7-14 mm) long; body elongate, slender, and soft. Color of dorsum pale […]

Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs

The common name of daddy-long-legs probably comes from their small body and very long, slender legs, and that of harvest-men because they are most often seen at harvest time. These are nuisance pests in and around structures. Adults have a a body about 1/16th to 1/2 inch long and males are usually smaller than females, […]

Northern Flying Squirrel

Flying Squirrels

These small tree squirrels actually glide instead fly, but can glide over 80 yards/240 ft (73.2 m). They become pests only when they take up residence in an attic where they can cause odor and damage with their urine and keep people awake with their nocturnal activity; they are of very minor medical concern. They […]

German Cockroach

German Cockroach

The German cockroach is by far the most important and usually the most common of the cockroaches. In addition to being a nuisance, it has been implicated in outbreaks of illness, the transmission of a variety of pathogenic organisms including at least one parasitic protozoan, and allergic reactions in many people. This species has worldwide […]