How to Get Rid of Termites From Your Tennessee Home

Learn about the different types of termites in Tennessee such as dampwood, drywood, and subterranean termites, and also ways to get rid of them.

10 Interesting Things You Never Knew About Wasps And Their Hives

Even though wasps are one of the most aggressive members of the insect world, these black and yellow menaces are also one of the most interesting. From how they build their nests to how they use scent to communicate,

Keeping Your Jackson Home Pest Free In 2022

Now is the time to sign up for professional pest controls services so you don’t have to worry about troublesome pests this year. At Okeena Pest Control, we have years of experience dealing with and developing strategies to deal with pest problems such as wasp control, termite control, air duct cleaning, and more, all in Jackson, Tennessee. 

 Where Do Termites and Other Tennessee Bugs Go In Winter?

Here in Jackson, Tennessee, we have a lot of annoying and destructive insects from mosquitoes to termites. Thankfully, in the winter these pests go away and we have three to four months of not worrying about them. But have you ever wondered where insects like termites go in the winter? Do they die, do they hibernate, or do they migrate? If you have ever been curious as to where insects go in the winter, keep reading to find out.

Insect Profile: Most Painful Insect Stings In The World

Most people have been bitten by some sort of insect in their life. We all know what pain feels like. But did you know that insect stings are rated on a scale from 0 – 4? developed by Justin O. Schmidt an entomologist who personally endured the stings of hundreds of insects? If you want to find out the true meaning of pain, check out our list of the most painful insect stings in the world. Then protect your family with pest control services by the professionals at Okeena Pest Control.

Why It’s So Beneficial to Have Your Air Ducts Cleaned

Are you tired of dusting so much? Does it seem like as soon as you dust, everything gets covered up again? Each year the average home in Tennessee creates over 40 pounds of dust, most of which gets stuck in your air ducts. Learn why it’s so important to have them regularly cleaned and where to obtain air duct services in the Jackson and Dyersburg areas.

5 Common Fungi Found In Tennessee’s Homes And How To Remove Them

Mold in your home is a serious problem. Not only can it damage the wooden structures that support your house, but it can also cause major health problems after chronic exposure. Here are some of the most common molds we see in Tennessee homes.

Cellulose Insulation: Save Your Home From Pests And Extreme Temps

Cellulose insulation lets you kill two household problems with one application: keep your energy bill down and keep annoying pests out! And did you know it’s environmentally friendly as well?

Protect Yourself From Mosquitoes with These DIY Methods

Mosquitoes are definitely going to get the best of you this summer if you don’t take every preventative measure possible. There are a number of do-it-yourself options that you can consider to make sure that you aren’t eaten alive by these little pests.

Wasp Control and Prevention Ideas to Protect Your Home

For those who have some allergies, there might be some things you are just dreading in the summer season. These generally include pollen, trees, and other outdoor annoyances. But for some, bees are the true issue! Those will a bee allergy know that a wasp or any other type of honeybees, yellow jackets, and paper wasps can be seriously damaging to everyone, but deadly to those with allergies.