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Three Things You Can do, to Control Flying Insects

Three Things You Can do, to Control Flying Insects

As a pest control professional I get frequent calls about houseflies, gnats, mosquitoes, fruit flies and unidentified, flying & swarming insects.  Concerned customers and prospective customers want our technicians to go to their homes or business and “exterminate them all.”  They want an insect free environment.  Unfortunately, there is no easy answer to flying insects.  There is no magic spray that we can use to erase their problems and there is no such thing as an insect free environment, nor should that be the goal.  Sure, flying insects that are present at the time of a treatment can be killed with a quick knockdown material, but others will take their place in short order.  The problem is that they, well…fly!  In the case of crawling pests, a residual barrier can be placed around a home or other building and the pests crawling across the material will be killed.  In the case of flying insects there is no contact wi

Learn to save big with coupons - Live Chat tonight

Learn to save big with coupons - Live Chat tonight

Join MomsLikeMe tonight at 8 when we'll chat live with Clever Housewife coupon queen Emily Lyon. She'll share her secrets for saving tons with coupons!

Are there any tricks left to saving big with coupons or are retailers on to us? Emily will tell us what she knows and what is special about using coupons in the Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto areas.

Join the chat at 8 p.m.

Land Park Gardens Shine For 2011 Garden Tour

Land Park Gardens Shine For 2011 Garden Tour

The 13th annual Land Park Garden and Tea Tour will showcase seven residential gardens in the Land Park neighborhood this Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Gallery showcase: The Ayana Bath Caddy

Gallery showcase: The Ayana Bath Caddy

Our friend Ms Lady Goats has done it again!  She literally built this fine friend the day it posted!  I adore the color, and I’m pretty fond of the final use for it, that she settled on…


What would you use it for?


I was thinking this would be fabulous for my own personal needs to make it a tad wider and use it for filing and paper!


Free DIY Furniture Plans for this unit can be found here…and to read about her build, visit her here~