Blog Posts with the Tag of "stinging insects"


Preventing Wasps And Bees In Lawns Around The Quad Cities This Summer

As we head into the thick of summer, many of us love the idea of opening a cold can of pop as we sit on the lawn and enjoy the sunshine and the fresh air. Pop isn’t just a favorite for humans, though. The sugar can attract stinging insects such as bees, wasps, yellow jackets, and more. You may want to immediately try to kill these insects ...

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a black and yellow paper wasp invading a beautiful lilac garden in the quad city area

June 26, 2019

Why Call Quik-Kill For Wasps In Bettendorf

t’s a simple fact that no one, we repeat, no one, wants stinging insects invading their Bettendorf home. Often, many Bettendorf homeowners may try and handle a stinging insect infestation on their own with internet DIY methods that are “proven” to work. Methods such as burning a nest, using harmful wasp sprays, and knocking nes...

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a full grown adult wasp resting on a branch in a bettendorf yard

April 30, 2019

Why Professional Help Is Best For Invasive Stinging Insects

During this time of year, stinging insects can be found just about everywhere in our area. When you think of stinging insects you may think of bees, wasps, or yellowjackets, but how much do you actually know about these stinging insects? Some bees like honey bees and bumble bees are beneficial, while others like carpenter bees, wasps, hornets an...

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wasp up close

July 19, 2018