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Long Island: Spiders

Have you ever rushed out early on a cold spring morning, jumped into your car, shut the door and come face to face with a spider inside the car with you? There are about a dozen common spider species you can find on Long Island. The spiders we find in our outdoor environment are very…

Termites in Suffolk County

#TermiteWeek First sign of a swarm of Termites in Suffolk County on Long Island this week… Termite swarm sightings have been spotted, and we’re sure it won’t be the last!  Long Island is home to the Eastern Subterranean Termite. During late winter and early spring, swarms of winged termites are often spotted by homeowners. In…

How to Deal with Long Island Ants

Ants are out and about in North Babylon and Sayville, NY Ants are small insects that lives in a complex social colony with one or more queens. They are wingless except for fertile adults, which often form large mating swarms. Most ants feed on sweets, except for carpenter ants, which prefer protein. On Long Island…