What cicadas will look like around Knoxville TN - Russel's Pest Control

After 17 years, Brood-X Cicadas are About to Surface

At some point during the latter part of May, hundreds of billions of cicadas are going to emerge from the earth and take to the air. Some people are freaked
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Mosquito found in Knoxville TN - Russell's Pest Control

How Tennessee Residents Can Keep Their Yards Mosquito-Free This Summer

Have you ever wondered why there are so many mosquitoes all over Tennessee? We happen to have ideal breeding conditions for them for about half of the year, starting as
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Mosquito biting Knoxville resident during spring - Russell's Pest Control

It’s Time To Think About Mosquito Control In Knoxville

One of the upsides to the colder winter months here in Knoxville is the disappearance of mosquitoes. Unfortunately, they’ll be back to bug us again soon, and we’ll be in
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Do termites infest brick homes in Knoxville TN - Russell's Pest Control

Do Termites Infest Brick Homes?

Termites are infamous for causing a lot of wood damage. They obviously infest wooden homes, but what about structures built with brick, stone, or other materials? The bad news is
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Carpenter bee activity in Knoxville TN - Russell's Pest Control

When Do Carpenter Bees Become Active?

Just like other species of insects and animals, carpenter bees become active again once the majority of the winter season is over, the weather begins to warm slightly, and the
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Termite frass is a common sign of termites in Knoxville TN - Russell's Pest Control

Signs of Termites in Your Knoxville Home

Here in Knoxville, termites are a year-round pest problem. However, the spring and summer months bring about an abundance of new termite infestations. In order to better prepare yourself for
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