Winning the Winged Devil War
September 10, 2020
My house is constantly being invaded. From carpenter ants in the spring to the ever-present daddy long legs in the corners of our ceilings, I'm always on the look out.
This summer was no different. The dreaded carpenter ants crawled in sometime around late summer followed by their grease ant counterparts in June and July. If you're unfamiliar with latter, Google them – they are diabolical.
Despite all the "friendly" faces, I found myself battling a new, yet familiar, foe last month. Paper wasps decided our soffits were prime nesting territory and I was forced to declare war.
I hate wasps...