Boxelder Bugs, Stink Bugs, & More. The Good, Bad, and Stinky...
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
Boxelder Bugs, Stink Bugs, & More.
The Good, Bad, and Stinky...
Since WNY does have multiple weather seasons, many insects will either fly south, die off, or go dormant. In order to stay dormant, many of these insects need some level of protection and warmth to stay alive. Overwintering pests are becoming more and more of a challenge for many homes in our area. Stink bugs, boxelder bugs, lady bugs, and cluster flies are all classified in this "overwintering" category. They move into the walls of our home, often times through cracks and gaps on the outside. On a nice winter day, you may see a handful come inside and then spring time, many people call during the first few weeks of warm temperatures with big issues of these pests. We have good news + bad news....