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Bryan Haines

Bryan Haines is a co-founder and writer at The Buginator. And is working to make it the best resource for taking back the outdoors from biting, stinging pests.

He also blogs about travel at Storyteller.Travel and photography at Click Like This. Bryan is a partner at Storyteller Media, a publishing company he runs with his wife, Dena.

Tiny Black Bugs at Home? 9 Biting Types (How to Get Rid of Them)

No one likes tiny black bugs in their home, but before you grab a broom or a bottle of bug spray, it pays to know what you’re fighting. Different species have different eradication methods. Let’s talk about small, black pests and what they could be. There are many tiny black bugs that could invade your …

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How to Get Rid of Palmetto Bugs (3 Types) 8 Ways to Kill Large Roaches

Your home is your castle, your domain–the place where you can keep everything just as you want it. That’s precisely why it’s so frustrating to get any pest–especially when they’re the little monsters known as palmetto bugs. All three types of palmetto bugs are cockroaches found in the United States and abroad. Here’s how to …

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How to Get Roaches Out of Electronics: 7 Ways (Risks/Reasons)

It might be hard to believe that electronics like your television, gaming console, microwave, laptop, and more could be a nesting place for a roach infestation, but unfortunately, they are.  Cockroaches love to nest in electronics. Here’s how to get roaches out of electronics. You can use pressurized air, cold, bait, sticky traps, or boric …

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I Saw One Cockroach, Should I Be Worried? 8 Ways: Get Rid of Roaches

Roaches are pesky, unsanitary, and tricky insects that have a way of creeping into our homes without notice. But once they’re there, it spells trouble, as they usually come in groups. So you may ask yourself, If I saw one cockroach, should I be worried? The answer is a resounding yes! Is one roach a …

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11 Essential Oils for Cockroaches: Repelling Guide for Homeowners

Cockroaches are just one of the pests that you can bring home. They can hide inside dry goods you buy at the grocery store or furniture that you buy brand new or second-hand. Essential oils for cockroaches include oils that repel roaches and others that kill them. Check out some of the best essential oils …

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Does Peppermint Oil Repel Roaches? How to Mix, Apply, Toxicity

When you spot a roach hanging around your house, you may want to turn and run for the hills. Though it can take some time to get rid of roaches, there are natural methods that are effective and easy to use. Using peppermint oil for roaches is one of the best ways to kill and …

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Bee vs Wasp vs Hornet: 15 Ways to Identify (Differences Compared)

When you see a bug flying around near you, you might worry about it stinging you. Wasps, bees, and hornets are similar, it’s often hard to figure out which ones are around your home. An easy way to tell the type of bug plaguing you is with a look at bee vs wasp vs hornet …

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What Eats Wasps? 37 Natural Predators (Animal & Insects)

Wasps are aggressive predators and scavengers. Curious what eats them? Here’s our guide to what eats wasps. You’ll learn about animals, including insects, birds, and mammals that are wasp predators. Animals from every class will eat a wasp. Insects and birds are especially adept at hunting and eating wasps. But mammals, amphibians, and reptiles also …

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