Best Wasp Repellents: How to Keep Wasps Away?

European common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) posing on a leaf.

Spring season is the season of beauty and colors. There are plenty of beautiful things associated with this season. Spring season brings blue skies, bright sunlight, a huge variety of flowers and fruits and fresh vegetable gardens. However, different kinds of bees and insects also hone in on those sprouting flowers, and fresh fruit and …

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How to Get Rid of Wasp Nests? A Complete Guide

Wasp over the entrance hole of its underground nest.

How Do Wasps Build Wasp Nests?  Wasps are social creatures who build their nests to raise and breed their young ones. They build their colonies either on overhang areas, underground sites or form a nest in connection with external structures. The nests made by paper wasps, yellow jackets and hornets comprise of paper. Nests created …

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Wasp Identification: 3 Simple Ways to Identify Wasps

Social wasp isolated on the flower.

Wasps belong to the family of insects, and one can distinguish them among thousands of other species. Some of them are considered to be beneficial insects while others as a pest insect species. These species are spread all around the globe. Common wasps are predatory in nature. The most commonly found wasps are yellow jackets, …

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Red Wasp: Identification, Sting, Removal and Treatment

Red wasp on a white background.

All wasps belong to the order known as Hymenoptera. They are also a part of the suborder referred to as Apocrita. Red wasp’s scientific name is “Polistes Carolina.” Red wasps are found in Eastern US expanding from Texas to Nebraska. They are one of the two forms of paper wasps. Red Wasp Identification 1. Body …

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Wood Wasp/Horntail 101: How to Get Rid of Them

Wood wasp isolated on white background.

Woodwasp and horntails represent various types of insects in the family of Siricidae; Horntail is also sole a representative of this family having pale brown legs. The different species of wood wasp belonging to the different area. These are fairly large insects. These insects are extremely disturbing and annoying though they do no sting nor …

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