Summer in Ohio means Cicada Killer Wasps

in Cicadas Bees and Wasps They’re big, they buzz, and they’re back! They look mean. Even their name sounds menacing. No wonder so many people are alarmed just by the sight of the big, buzzing cicada killer wasp. And understandably so, given that they’re the largest...

5 things to know about paper wasps

Ohio is home to thousands of species of bees and wasps. As you venture outside this spring, you are more likely to cross paths with some more than others. Paper wasps build their nests in residential homes, yards and gardens, community parks, and even barns and...

How Harmful Are Carpenter Bees?

Have you noticed any holes in the wooden parts of your home? There are a variety of reasons for this, but if you notice your furniture is now made from dead wood – AND it also has holes, it may be because of carpenter bees. But carpenter bees are pretty cute, so what...