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“Boxelder bugs are your most stereotypical pest:” Solutions for keeping out seasonal pests

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MILWAUKEE -- As the temperatures drop, a lot of you will winterize your home in advance of the ice and snow, but there's something else you may have to look out for. As Brian Kramp shows you, one specific type of bug can lead to an infestation both outside and inside the home -- but there IS a way to fend off these pesky pests.

"Boxelder bugs are your most stereotypical pest. They're annoying. It's a pest that will come towards a property or infest a structure for certain environmental reasons," said expert.

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