Urban entomology

I found Insect and Mite Pests in the Home, Garden, and Landscape when I was researching a recommended treatment for the powderpost beetles I found in my cottage foundation a few weeks ago. Their introduction says it well.

Accurate, up-to-date and unbiased information for solving common insect and mite problems around your home, business and landscape using least-toxic methods. Specialties are aphids, bamboo spider mite, boxelder bugs, carpenter ants, dust mites, fleas, head lice, mosquitoes, powderpost beetles, root weevils, slugs, spider mites, spiders and ticks, termites, yellowjackets, and others. This site is about urban entomology, the study of insects and mites that impact people and their property. We emphasize education because the better informed you are, the better decisions you’ll make.