//Exterior Pests

Exterior pests can ruin the exterior portion of your Colorado Springs home and eventually become internal pests! Stop worrying about exterior pests and start learning how to exterminate them. Learn more with us at Mug-A-Bug Pest Control.

How to Eliminate Fleas and Ticks from Your Home

2021-09-02T15:04:12+00:00

Fleas and ticks are notoriously annoying pests. Fleas are so tiny and acrobatic that it can be hard to spot them at first. On the other hand, ticks are slow but great at hiding in fur and hair until they've already bitten their host. Both fleas and ticks are well-known to carry diseases that can [...]

How to Eliminate Fleas and Ticks from Your Home2021-09-02T15:04:12+00:00

Stinging Insects 101 – Know How to Identify the Pest and Evaluate the Threat

2020-04-23T23:17:57+00:00

Stinging insects such as wasps, hornets, yellowjackets and bees are common summertime/warm weather pests that often pose a threat to humans and animals alike. For some, these threats can be deadly depending on the type of allergic reaction experienced. For those who do not experience allergic reactions to individual stings, there is still the potential [...]

Stinging Insects 101 – Know How to Identify the Pest and Evaluate the Threat2020-04-23T23:17:57+00:00

Ants – Identifying Common Species Local to Colorado

2021-08-13T22:33:23+00:00

Over 700 types of ants call The United States home; they are considered the #1 nuisance pest in America. Nearly every household will at some point encounter an ant infestation. Ants pose various threats including food contamination and wood destruction depending on the species. Ant Removal Colorado Springs Starts With Knowing The Ant Species Homeowners [...]

Ants – Identifying Common Species Local to Colorado2021-08-13T22:33:23+00:00

Ants – Where do they come from, where do they go?

2020-04-23T23:00:29+00:00

Surveys in recent years have indicated that ants are the #1 nuisance pest in America. This may be surprising to some; however, they are also considered one of the most difficult pests to control. Depending on the species, ant colonies can have thousands of members. While over-the-counter sprays may kill off surface workers, do-it-yourself homeowners [...]

Ants – Where do they come from, where do they go?2020-04-23T23:00:29+00:00

Ants – Did you know???

2020-04-23T22:24:10+00:00

Ants are among the most fascinating of the insect world. Colonies has been utilized in studies including social behavior and traffic patterns. Nearly all species of ants are highly social and their interaction with members of their colony vs members of rival colonies often sparks peoples’ interest. Here are 8 tidbits of unique and interesting [...]

Ants – Did you know???2020-04-23T22:24:10+00:00

Is Your Vacation Home Vulnerable to Pests?

2020-04-23T21:46:21+00:00

The simple answer to the question would be that yes, your vacation home is vulnerable to pests. Any structure that is left unoccupied for longer periods of time is at an increased risk of pest infestation. As with all life forms, pests have basic needs. A majority of the time these needs include a food [...]

Is Your Vacation Home Vulnerable to Pests?2020-04-23T21:46:21+00:00

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives

2020-02-06T17:12:56+00:00

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives Much like other public health professionals, pest control professionals improve our quality of life. They provide protection to our families, homes, businesses, food supply and our health. Although these factors are not often immediately apparent, the presence of a pest infestation commonly brings them to light. Protection of personal [...]

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives2020-02-06T17:12:56+00:00

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional

2021-08-13T21:53:10+00:00

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional While it is often tempting for homeowners to try their hand at pest control, it is best left to a professional.  In pest control, Colorado Springs professionals should not only have appropriate products for treatment, but they should also have the knowledge and training to provide safe [...]

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional2021-08-13T21:53:10+00:00

Keep The Pests Away This Holiday Season

2019-12-02T19:40:55+00:00

How to keep the Grinch away – Tips on how to keep your holiday traditions merry and bright With the holiday seasons upon us, families are getting in the spirit. Strings of lights and garland are hung, presents are wrapped, and wreaths adorn doorways. Trees shine bright in windows filled with ornaments. All of these [...]

Keep The Pests Away This Holiday Season2019-12-02T19:40:55+00:00

Brush Off More Than Just The Cold

2021-04-01T16:31:37+00:00

How To Keep Unwanted Guests From Entering Your Home This Holiday Season Although most pests are merely a nuisance, there are several household pests capable of triggering allergies and asthma attacks, transmitting diseases and bacteria, not to mention potential contamination of food. Other pests are responsible for chewing through electrical wires which create fire hazards [...]

Brush Off More Than Just The Cold2021-04-01T16:31:37+00:00