A Guide To Black Widow Spiders In New Jersey

Black widow spiders are a common sight in the state of New Jersey, known for their iconic red hourglass marking on their black bodies. These spiders belong to the genus Latrodectus and are notorious for their venomous bites. While there is only one species of black widow found in New Jersey, the Northern black widow, … Read more

Ongoing Termite Monitoring Services That Go Beyond The Initial Inspection

Termite infestations are often hard to detect until severe damage has occurred. Pest control professionals are adept at identifying signs of termite activity and implementing effective termite treatments. Yet, their work should not stop at the initial inspection and treatment. To ensure your property remains termite-free, a continuous monitoring system needs to be put in … Read more

Why Are Bugs Coming From My Drains and How Do I Get Rid of Them?

Clogged drains offer an ideal habitat for various pests, including drain flies. These conditions foster an environment where pests can thrive, feeding on the organic matter trapped in your plumbing. Implementing preventive measures such as regular cleaning and installing drain covers can significantly reduce the likelihood of pest infestations. Drain covers, in particular, serve as … Read more

What Happens If Termites Are Found During A Real Estate Termite Inspection In NJ?

During a termite inspection, a skilled and experienced termite inspector like Callahan’s Termite & Pest Control, will thoroughly assess the property for signs of these destructive insects. Our family-owned company offers a comprehensive range of services, including pest control, termite inspections, mold removal, and even repair of damage caused by previous termite infestations. As one … Read more

Pest Control In Winter: Keeping Your Home Rodent-Free

Identifying Common Winter Rodents And Pest Control Options During the cold months of a New Jersey winter is when many creatures, including rodents, seek warmth and shelter. This often leads them straight into our homes, causing damage and potential health risks. Understanding these common winter rodents is the first step in effectively keeping them at … Read more

What Happens If You Block The Entrance To A Yellow Jacket Nest?

Blocking the entrance to a yellow jacket nest is not recommended. It can cause the insects to become more aggressive and potentially lead them to find alternative exits, which might be inside your home. Yellow jackets can nest in various locations, including ground nests, wall voids, and eaves. Ground nesting species, paper wasps, bald-faced hornets, … Read more