• Aug
    • 12
    • 2019

How To Prepare For Fall Pests

It’s hard to believe, but fall is right around the corner. It’s time to start pest-proofing your property to make sure critters aren’t able to get in when the temperature starts to drop. Many different pests, such as rodents and spiders look for shelter in warm places in order to survive the harsh Midwest winter. Use these tips to keep them out of your space.

  • Install door sweeps on exterior doors and fix any damaged screens or gaps near entrances. 
  • Screen vents and openings to chimneys.
  • Seal cracks and crevices on the outside of your home and garage, including areas where utilities and pipes enter. 
  • Store all food in airtight containers.
  • Keep garbage bins outside closed.
  • Replace loose mortar and weather stripping around basement foundation and windows.
  • Store any firewood at least 20 feet away from homes or cabins.
  • Eliminate excess moisture by fixing leaky pipes and clogged drains.

If you’re concerned about rodents, spiders, cockroaches or other fall pests on your property, contact a friendly pest expert from K&C Pest Control.

    • Jul
    • 16
    • 2019

How To Stop Bug Bites From Itching

Mosquitoes can be the most annoying pests in summer because their bites last way after they are gone. Many people have their own remedies that they swear by, like marking them with a cross with a fingernail, resting a cold tea bag on them, or even slapping them. These might work for some people, but here are some few proven ways that will stop bug bites from itching. 

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    • Jun
    • 25
    • 2019

Tips To Protect Yourself From Mosquitoes And Ticks

Summer is the busiest season for pests, especially those that bite. They are more than just annoying, they can also be dangerous to your health, which is why we’ve put together a few tips for protecting yourself from bloodsuckers like mosquitoes and ticks.

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    • May
    • 21
    • 2019

Benefits of Summer Spider Spray Treatment

Benefits of Summer Spider Spray Treatment

Summer is the season that brings out the most pests. It seems like there’s a new horror behind every corner, such as wasps, ants, mosquitoes, ticks, spiders and more. The good news is you can do something about preventing pests from invading your area. To help prepare for pest season, sign up for summer spider spray treatment from K&C Pest Control.

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    • Apr
    • 22
    • 2019

When Do Lake Flies Hatch In Wisconsin?

Every year the Oshkosh area gets invaded by lake flies aka mayflies. Even though there is no way to prevent them, it’s still helpful to prepare yourself for their arrival. Learn when the lake flies are expected to hatch and why they are an important part of the lake’s ecosystem.

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    • Mar
    • 25
    • 2019

Most Common Household Pests In Wisconsin

As the weather continues to get warmer, Wisconsin pests will start poking around. Make sure you’re prepared for the most common household pests the state has to offer. Read More…

    • Feb
    • 25
    • 2019

How To Keep Rodents Out Of Your Car

During the cold months, mice, rats and other vermin are looking for warm places to take shelter, which could include your car. To avoid these four-legged foes, use these tips to keep rodents out of your car. Read More…

    • Jan
    • 23
    • 2019

Where Do Insects Go In Winter?

Winter means low temperatures, snowy trees and frozen lakes, so where do the bugs go during this cold spell? Many people assume they die off, but these pests actually find ways to make it through the winter unscathed. Find out how specific insects survive harsh Midwest winters. Read More…

    • Dec
    • 27
    • 2018

How To Keep Your Home Pest Free In 2019

Each year people make an extra effort to start off on the right foot. One area that people aim to improve is their overall cleanliness. If you’re trying to keep your house clean and free of pests in 2019, use these tips. Read More…

    • Dec
    • 03
    • 2018

Ways To Keep Your Holiday Decorations Pest Free

Decorating for the holidays is a great way to spread cheer and get in the festive spirit. It is, however, important to pack and unpack decorations with care to keep your home free of pests that could be looking for a new home in storage containers. Use these tips to keep your holiday decorations pest free. Read More…