Pest Control News

Starting an Annual Pest Prevention Service Plan for Interior and Exterior

Did you know that pest control can be a hassle-free job if you work with a local pest control expert in the four-state region? But unfortunately, the sad truth is bug populations will only increase in number as we crawl closer to our hot summer months.Unfortunately, living with bugs is a necessary evil, but there […]

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Identifying Stages of A Mosquito Life Cycle Helps Homeowners

We all know that living with bugs is a way of life. But when it comes to some particularly pesky bugs, mosquitos win first prize!They buzz around your head with an exceptionally bothersome and chaotic flap of their wings. If that were not enough, entire broods emerge all at once, like a swarm of bees.Just […]

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Identifying the Out-Caste Termite Member in a Termite Colony

We’ve talked about signs of termite activity in the past and provided detailed descriptions on termite members. So today we’re going to dive a bit deeper into termite responsibilities and talk about which termites you are most likely to encounter and where.You may recall that termites don’t actually live in isolation, despite the fact that […]

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How to Prevent a Sugar Ant Infestation in Your Home

The North American variety of the Sugar Ant is common in homes around the four-state area. Unfortunately, these pesky insects are notoriously difficult to eradicate. They adapt quickly, building large nests inside, outside, and even below your home’s foundation.Fortunately, sugar ant behavior is well understood. They are known for building shallow nests in surface soils […]

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How to Identify a Baby Roach and Where to Find Them

Every homeowner knows when you see a baby roach, there are ten more hiding nearby. A baby roach inside your home is never a good sign as they don’t travel too far away from their nest. Which means you probably already have a roach nest inside your home that needs to be taken care of […]

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How to Protect Your Home Against Roof Rats

With the winter weather getting colder, homeowners across the country are fighting to protect their homes from rodent infestations. As rodents like rats seek to take shelter from the winter elements and hunt for food, they might find a way inside your home and decide to stay.What is a Roof Rat?A roof rat, also referred […]

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Are Heat Treatments Effective For Bed Bugs?

A Bed bug infestation is a terrible problem that nobody wants to have. Not only are they easy to pick up from anywhere but they are also hard to remove once they have established themselves in your home. Thankfully when completed properly by a professional, bed bug heat treatments is a highly effective treatment option. […]

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5 Tips to Stop Spiders From Spending the Winter Inside Your Home

While you won’t see very many active spiders outside in the winter months, you might find them in the wood pile or in the corner of the garage. This is due to spiders and their eggs are unable to endure the winter winds and cold temperatures. Spiders will start hunting for a place to shelter […]

By Craig

Winter Lawn Care Tips to Help Prevent Spring and Summer Bugs

Winter preparation is essential to controlling and preventing pests in the spring and summer. If pests are left unchecked, they will start to deteriorate your yard causing brown spots, dead grass patches, wilting blades, and damage to the roots.Various types of pests, such as ticks, will enter a dormant period and over-winter in your yard […]

By Craig

3 Tips and Tricks to Preventing Bed Bugs from Visitors This Holiday Season

With family and friends traveling and coming together for the holidays, travelers need to keep a sharp eye out for any signs of bed bugs trying to hitchhike a ride with you back home. While being on the lookout for signs of bed bugs, travelers should be aware that bed bugs are also easily transportable […]

By Craig