Scorpions

Scorpions can be very dangerous pests. They are related to mites, ticks, and also spiders. An estimated 1,500 scorpion species exist in the world and 70 different species in the United States alone! They have 4 pair of legs and also a pair of pinchers in the front. When looking at them, you are going to find a segmented long …

Asian Lady Beetles

Asian Lady Beetles are on of the most variables species in the world and are found in a wide range of colors. They are a very common pest found throughout North America. It is commonly referred to as the Halloween lady beetle due to the fact that it typically infests homes in October while preparing for Winter. They can typically …

Ants

Ants are not easy to control. There are some things you should know about ants, which cause them to be a much bigger problem than you might have originally thought. Ants enter through tiny cracks in your home, looking for food or water. If you have a nest of ants anywhere near your home, you are open to an ant …

Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are one of the worst infestations you can have. These pesky pests feed on blood and can live up to a year without a meal. They reproduce quickly and hide away for so long, that by the time you notice you’re infested, it’s almost too late. That’s why you need EcoShield Pest Control. We are trained and effective …

Boxelder

Boxelder bugs are identified by their reddish or orange markings on their back. You’ll see them in the fall where they tend to congregate on warm rocks, trees, or buildings where the sun hits. In the winter they seek shelter in homes or businesses where crevices allow them entrance. They will insulate themselves in those crevices for protection from the …

Cockroaches

You know that old adage about how cockroaches can live through a nuclear winter? This, and many other factors, makes them one of the hardest pests to control on your own. They can enter your home in many different ways, looking for a warm, dark, and moist place to live. Since cockroaches are nocturnal, the ones you’ve seen probably aren’t …

Fleas

It is well known that fleas can cause extreme discomfort for your pets, but did you know that fleas can also feed on humans? On top of that, they can infest pet beds, carpets, furniture, and other areas where the host animal may rest. Fleas reproduce quickly and exist in large populations wherever livestock and animals exist. Essentially, if they …

Flies

Flies are beyond annoying, especially when they run rampant under certain living conditions. Flies also cause diseases in humans and animals alike. Proper sanitation and maintaining a pristinely clean environment is one of the keys to preventing these pests, but that’s not all. You must be able to identify the type of fly species, in order to effectively control possible …

Mosquitos

Do you remember the West Nile Virus wreaking havoc around the United States in the early 2000s? West Nile Virus is just one example of blood-borne illnesses that mosquitoes can carry. On top of that, mosquitoes cause itching, and can even cause severe swelling and other allergic reactions in some humans. Mosquito infestations are particularly annoying. Since they mostly exist …

Rodents

Mice and rats are one of the most hazardous infestations you can have. They can cause various diseases, leave an unhealthy residue, and can even affect the livability of your home as they chew through wires and walls. Rodents not only cause harm themselves, but they can also leave you vulnerable to further infestations. On top of that, they can …