Wasps

 

Paper Wasps

  • Classification of service:  covered under General Pest Control
  • Control of wasp occurs when the nest can be treated and knocked down.
  • Most common wasp in our area.
  • They build a wasp nest usually under an eaves or porches.
  • Our regular service, we pay close attention to nest in areas like playground areas, porches, patios etc.

 

Mud Duaber

Mud Dauber

  • Classification of service:  covered under General Pest Control
  • Typically prey on spiders.
  • They can sting but typically the chances are remote.  Approach nesting areas with caution.
  • Covering up exposed dirt will detour them from your property.  No mud…no nest.

 

Yellow Jackets

  • Classification of service:  covered under General Pest Control
  • They live in the ground and are harder to control.
  • They are more aggressive when they are disrupted (lawn mower, etc.)

 

 

 

Images Property of:

Field Guide to Texas Insects,
Drees, B.M. and John Jackman,
Copyright 1999
Gulf Publishing Company,
Houston, Texas