The Impact of Weather on Mosquito Activity

The Impact of Weather on Mosquito Activity

The Impact of Weather on Mosquito Activity Winter is just around the corner (at least, at the time of publishing!) and so we are about to get a reprieve from the itchy and irritating bites of everyone’s least favorite flying insect: the mosquito! But, where do these...
Top 10 Mosquito Breeding Grounds in Your Backyard

Top 10 Mosquito Breeding Grounds in Your Backyard

Top 10 Mosquito Breeding Grounds in Your Backyard Mosquitoes are more than just a nuisance in your backyard; they are a serious health hazard capable of spreading potentially deadly diseases. While wearing insect repellent is one way to avoid mosquito bites, an often...
Mosquito Myths Debunked: Separating Fact from Fiction

Mosquito Myths Debunked: Separating Fact from Fiction

Mosquito Myths Debunked: Separating Fact from Fiction We all know that person (or maybe we are that person) who mosquitoes seem to love. But is it really true that mosquitoes prefer to bite some people over others? Today we’re here to set the record straight on...
Mosquito Species in South Carolina: What You Need to Know

Mosquito Species in South Carolina: What You Need to Know

Mosquito Species in South Carolina: What You Need to Know While the mosquito is not, in fact, the South Carolina state bird (that honor goes to great Carolina Wren), these flying bloodsuckers are certainly everywhere! Today we’ll look at five different species of...
Understanding the Mosquito Life Cycle

Understanding the Mosquito Life Cycle

Understanding the Mosquito Life Cycle The animal that kills the most people every year is not a species of venomous snake, nor a giant man-eating crocodile, but is instead the ubiquitous and pesky mosquito. These tiny airborne blood suckers spread diseases that infect...
How to Stop Mosquitoes From Ruining Your Water Features

How to Stop Mosquitoes From Ruining Your Water Features

How to Stop Mosquitoes From Ruining Your Water Features With spring around the corner in Charlotte, North Carolina, it’s time to start planning ahead on your residential pest control. When we start to head outdoors to clean up our yards and get our gardens ready, so...
Why You Should Add Vent Cleaning To Your Spring Cleaning To-Do List

Why You Should Add Vent Cleaning To Your Spring Cleaning To-Do List

Why You Should Add Vent Cleaning To Your Spring Cleaning To-Do List A good pest control strategy involves more than extermination. Keeping your vents clean will make your property less attractive to pests and keep your family free of other harmful substances that...
The Importance of Cleaning Out Your Gutters in the Spring

The Importance of Cleaning Out Your Gutters in the Spring

As we get closer to spring, we should start keeping in mind the chores that will need to be done. At Cramer Pest Control, we want you to be aware of all the ways pests can get into your home and annoy you and your family. As the temperatures start to rise in the...
7 Signs Of A Bed Bug Infestation And What To Do About It

7 Signs Of A Bed Bug Infestation And What To Do About It

These bugs are so notorious, they even have an infamous rhyme dedicated to them: don’t let the bed bugs bite! And bite they will if you don’t take swift action to stop an infestation. Keep reading to learn the most common signs of a bed bug infestation and...
Winter Pests You Could Be Sharing Your Home With

Winter Pests You Could Be Sharing Your Home With

The holiday season is may be over, but here in Charlotte, there are still many cold months ahead before we can go back outdoors. You may not have to worry about pests outside, but the winter is when pests that have hidden away in your walls in the fall start to make...