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Chiggers

Chiggers are the larvae of a type of mite in the Trombiculidae family. Mites are arachnids just like spiders and ticks. While chiggers are found all throughout the world. They are most commonly found in forests, grassy fields, gardens, parks, and in moist areas around lakes or rivers. Most of the larvae that cause chigger […]

Woodpecker damage

With all the wood used to build log cabins and homes up here in the North Georgia Mountains it’s only natural that sometimes woodpeckers can be attracted to your house. Woodpeckers can be very damaging to your home. Holes can be drilled into wood siding, window frames, and trim boards. Woodpeckers prefer cedar and redwood, […]