2016

  • There's A Mouse In My House! 3 Simple Steps To Keep Mice Away This Winter

    Now that winter is here, uninvited guests will start coming out of the woodwork. As soon as the cold weather sets in, mice start looking for a warm place to stay. Unfortunately, your house might end up being their chosen destination. Luckily, there are some steps you can take to make their stay short-lived. Here are three methods you can use to keep mice out of your home this winter.
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  • Have Ants In Your House? Know How To Get Rid Of Them For Good

    Nobody likes to see ants inside their home, but since their bodies are so small, they'll get through the smallest holes in your home's foundation. Sealing your home to prevent ants from getting in is pointless. Your best defense is going to be to kill the ants so that they are gone once and for all. Here are some tips to get rid of those ants for good. How Ant Poison Works
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  • Heading On Vacation? 3 Ways To Avoid Sharing A Hotel Room With Bedbugs

    If you do a lot of traveling, you probably stay in hotels on a regular basis. Unfortunately, that means that you have plenty of opportunity to bring unwanted guests home with you. Bedbugs can be frequent guests in hotels. Taking a proactive approach will help reduce your chances of bringing bedbugs home with you. Before you unpack for your hotel stay, here are three pest control steps you should take.
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  • Natural Ways To Rid Your Home Of Bed Bugs

    Nobody wants to go through the nightmare of getting bed bugs, but the reality is that your home is no more immune to the pest than another, no matter how clean you are. Bed bugs are travelers, meaning you can pick them up at a hotel, another person's apartment, or any common place where the critter is already active, leading to an infestation on your own property. Many pest control experts claim that bed bugs are the most difficult intruder to get rid of in the home, which means if you notice an infestation yourself, you need to act quickly.
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  • Four Things You Need To Know About West Indian Drywood Termites

    Many types of termites can invade American homes, including West Indian drywood termites, also called cryptotermes brevis. Here are four things you need to know about West Indian drywood termites. Where are they found? West Indian drywood termites are thought to be native to either Peru or Chile, though they have spread far beyond their native range and are now found in subtropical and tropical regions throughout the world. In the United States, they are currently widespread in both Florida and Hawaii.
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  • Insects That Can Damage – Or Destroy – Your Loblolly Pine Tree

    Loblolly pine trees are beautiful evergreens with yellow-green needles, reddish-brown scaled bark, and the classic pine shape that offers both ornamentation and shade for your yard. The loblolly thrives in even difficult soil and is fairly easy to monitor for tree diseases and damage. But another part of tree maintenance is monitoring for potential insect infestations, which may come to require the help of a tree care service or pest control service.
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  • Turning Up The Heat On Bed Bugs: A Closer Look At Professional Heat Treatment

    From waking to bites in the middle of the night to facing all-out paranoia when you try to slip under the covers, bed bugs are a pest that are no joke. Unfortunately, bed bugs are resilient to many of the most common chemicals that are used for pest treatment, and, therefore, you may be looking into something that is a little more effective to get rid of these blood-sucking nightmare makers.
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  • Signs That You Might Have A Bed Bug Infestation

    If you are worried that you might have an infestation of bed bugs, you will want to educate yourself on the signs that would indicate that you have them. This way, you will be able to spot the problem as soon as possible and then call in an exterminator. Bite Marks These bite marks might first appear without any pain accompanying them. However, after some time passes, they can become itchy welts.
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