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Stink Bugs

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Few pests decimate home plants, gardens, and crops like the stink bug. This pest invades in the autumn months and emits a pungent odor similar in scent to coriander. The smell comes from stink glands, which are a defense mechanism to ward off predators.

Identifying Stink Bugs

North America is home to more than 200 species of stink bugs. The one you’re most likely to encounter in the Albany area is the brown marmorated stink bug.

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

  • About 1.7 cm long and roughly as wide
  • Shaped like a shield
  • Various shades of brown
  • Gray, black, off-white, bluish, and copper markings mimicking veined marble

Fun Fact: The stink bug is not indigenous to the United States. These bugs originate in China, Japan, the Korean peninsula, and Taiwan. The first U.S. specimen was collected in 1998. By 2010-11, the stink bug became a season-long agricultural pest.

Treat – Protect – Control

While harmless, the stink bug is a highly frustrating bother. It can wreak havoc with home gardens and be a farmer’s nightmare.

If you’re ready to treat and control stink bugs, contact the experts. Schedule your home evaluation with Northeast Pest Control today!

Are Stink Bugs Invading Your Home?

Life is too short to worry about the damage and diseases stink bugs can bring into your home. Your home is your castle and we can help you protect it.

YOU WANT Stink Bugs TO STAY OUTSIDE

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Call us

We offer both phone and in-person evaluations to identify the best course of action to solve your pest problem.

Schedule service

We strive for same day service or at your earliest convenience.

Live pest free

Our pest prevention plans give our customers the peace of mind that keeps pests out!

What Our Customers Say

Northeast is wonderful…they have someone out as soon as possible to check the situation. They’re diligent, they’re reasonable. The people are friendly and they clean up. I can’t say enough good things about them.

J. Greenwood,
Homeowner
Delmar, NY

Having a trusted service provider makes things so much easier. I know that they’re going to be there. I know that they are going to show when they are supposed to. I know that they are going to make sure they take care of the problem for me.

Connie,
Property Manager
Albany, NY
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Albany, New York 12204

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