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Termites

February 28, 2015 10:23 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Termites Subterranean termites are very common in Kansas. They are native to the soil and tunnel through the soil to find wood or wood products in homes and businesses. Worker Termites Termites Verses Ant Swarmer Termite on the Left Swarmer Ant on the Right Tips for identifying termites in your home: Packed Dirt Termites travel in tunnels made of mud. They will create a buildup of mud in between boards and in corners where they are less visible. Mud Tunnels... View Article


Bed Bugs

February 27, 2015 8:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Bed Bugs Bed bugs have made a strong resurgence in Kansas. Our company is approved and is winning awards as a bedbugFREE! company. Why Use Hassman Termite and Pest Control for your Bed Bug treatment? THE LIMITED PREP APPROACH With our limited prep approach, in most cases we don’t give a list of chores to do ahead of the treatment. We make it simple for you! We ensure that you will have 5 months of no bugs-no bites with our... View Article


Not sure what it is?

February 24, 2015 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Can’t figure out what the creature is that you have? Well with all the insects that there are it is no wonder. Give us a call, e-mail or text a photo to this number, 785-452-1916, and we will help you figure it out.


Field Cricket

February 24, 2015 10:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Field crickets have a 1/2-3/4 inch body and are dark brown to black. They have rounded wings that almost cover their body. Field crickets are well known for their singing.


Sawtoothed Grain Beetle

February 24, 2015 10:37 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Pantry or stored product insects can feed on anything edible: cereals, various grains, crackers, spices, macaroni, dried fruit, chocolate, candy, nuts, dried peas or beans. Don’t overlook pet foods such as bird seed, fish food, dog food and cat food.


Silverfish

February 24, 2015 10:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

These little pests can be found in the dark warm places of the home. They have a very unique tapered shape and can appear to be very flat. The most noticeable feature of the Silverfish besides their color of silver is the three tails found at rear.


Fleas

February 24, 2015 10:34 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Adult fleas typically are about 1/8 inch long, oval, and reddish-brown. They are wingless, and their bodies are very thin. Bites of cat fleas can be very annoying to humans because chemicals in flea saliva stimulate an immune response that causes itching.