As a parent, we have to know if a certain insect inside and outside our home can cause harm to our children. So below I have shared the five most dangerous and deadliest insects you should protect your children from.

Five Most Dangerous Insects:

  1. Mosquitoes
  2. Assassin Bugs
  3. Killer Bees or…

To give you knowledge on the eight most common insects in the USA, I’ve collated them below. This information will come in handy in case you come across them in your home.

Here are the eight most common insects in the USA:

  1. Beetles
  2. Butterflies and moths
  3. Flies
  4. Grasshoppers and crickets

1.Egg

2.Larva

3.Pupa

4.Adult

Mosquitoes go through four different stages in their lifetimes. While it’s only the adults that bite, it’s important to understand the lifecycle of these creatures if you want to stop them feeding on you.

What’s the worst thing about summer? No one likes a sunburn. And…

Bed bugs are common around the world. Unfortunately, the rates of bedbug infestation shave seen a dramatic upsurge since the 1980s. The dramatic rise in bed bug infestations is believed to be due to increased travel and immigration from the third-world, as well as the popularity of shopping in thrift…

Ticks are tiny creatures. But that doesn’t mean they’re harmless. Sometimes, the smallest organisms can be the most dangerous. A bite may not be harmful by itself, but the risk comes from the bacteria they can carry. Ticks are responsible for spreading a number of diseases from wild animals to…

The Pest Advice — Dan Crosfield

My name is Dan Crosfield and I’m a certified entomologist, pest control consultant and lover of BBQ.

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