- Earwigs have slender flattened bodies with a large pair of pincers at the tip of their abdomen. They are harmless, but when disturbed they emit a liquid that smells like creosote.
- Food: Earwigs feed on plants, organic wastes and smaller insects.
- Where to look: The earwigs bugs hide during the day under debris or in dark spaces. You can find them near unnecessary mulch, plant debris, stones or boards around the home.
Pest Control Service Area:
Preferred Pest and Turf Management is proudly serving Knox, Loudon, Blount, Anderson, Hamblen, Grainger, Jefferson, Monroe, Sevier, and Roane counties.