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Structural, Industrial, and Medical Insects
STINGING & BITING PESTS
Invisible Itches: Insect and Non-Insect Causes
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Mosquitoes: Practical Advice for Homeowners
Limitations of Home Insect Foggers (“Bug Bombs”)
Management of Head Lice
Ridding Your Home of Fleas
Pet-centered Flea Prevention and Control
Stinging Caterpillars
Ticks & Disease
Chiggers
Common Spiders Found Around Homes and Buildings
Eliminating Spiders Around Homes and Buildings
Brown Recluse Spider NEW!
Scorpions in Kentucky
The European Hornet in Kentucky
Controlling Nuisance Honey Bees
Controlling Wasps, Hornets & Yellowjackets
Foraging Yellowjackets
Bed Bugs NEW!
Parasitic Mites Of Humans
WOOD
Thermal Deinfestation of Household Items
Do-It-Yourself Termite Baits: Do They Work? NEW!
Termite Control: Answers for Homeowners NEW!
Protecting your Home Against Termites NEW!
Termite Baits: A Guide for Homeowners NEW!
Carpenter Bees
Carpenter Ants
Ant Control for the Homeowner NEW!
Powderpost Beetles
Firewood Insects
TEXTILES
House Dust Mites
Carpet Beetles
Clothes Moths
Thermal Deinfestation of Household Items
FOOD
Stored Product Pests in the Pantry
Cockroach Elimination
Control of Mice
Fruit Flies
Grain Mites
Pesticide Residues in Foods
Controlling Stored Products Pests Using Low Temperature
Protecting Home-Cured Meat From Insects and Mites
Thermal Deinfestation of Household Items
TEMPORARY INVADERS
Centipedes and Pseudoscorpions
Millipedes
Sowbugs and Pillbugs
Soldier Beetles
Clover Mites
Asian Lady Beetle Infestation of Structures NEW!
Hackberry Psyllids
Elm Leaf Beetles
Cluster Flies, Face Flies, and Blow Flies
How to Pest-Proof Your Home
RELATED TOPICS
Velvet Ants
Allegheny Mound Ants in Kentucky
Cicada Killer Wasp
Foreign Grain Beetle
Midges and Gnats
Varroa Mites Infesting Honey Bee Colonies
Horsehair Worms
Drain Flies
Structural and Medical Insect Calendar for Kentucky

CAUTION! Pesticide recommendations in these ENTFACTS publications are registered for use in Kentucky, USA ONLY! The use of some products may not be legal in your state or country. Please check with your local county agent or regulatory official before using any pesticide mentioned in these publications. Of course, ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW LABEL DIRECTIONS FOR SAFE USE OF ANY PESTICIDE!


Original document: 7 July 1995
Last updated: 13 September 2005