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Pest control doesn’t have to be a defensive service; prevention is key to keeping a small pest problem from becoming a big infestation. Go on the offensive when it comes to protecting your home from unwanted invaders. Here are 8 DIY pest control tips you can use inside and outside your home. 1. Maintain Landscaping......
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With spring comes warmer temperatures, more rain, and the start of many pest seasons. It can be a constant battle to keep pests away and prevent them from invading your home and property, especially in springtime. Your first reaction when you spot a pest in your home is to use the harshest chemical you can......
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Overwintering pests are those that take shelter in a protected area to avoid the harsh elements of winter. These protected areas are oftentimes our homes and other buildings. Pests will often make their way unnoticed indoors in the fall in search of this protected shelter and to also be closer to a ready food supply......
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While termites are definitely considered pests, they can’t be exterminated like other pests. Because of this, there is a big difference between general pest control and termite control. Pest control relates primarily to any living organism that is considered to be a nuisance or “pest” in a residential or commercial structure. Termite control, on the......
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Winter brings with it cold weather, warm fires, and in some places even snow. Most of us look forward to a break from the nuisance pests that come out in warmer weather like flies, mosquitoes, and bees; but the winter season doesn’t mean that ALL of these pests disappear – in fact, spiders, mice, and cockroaches are the most common pests we see in our homes in the winter months....
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Summer is quickly winding down and cooler temperatures are on the way! While most of us are looking forward to spending more time outdoors in the milder weather, pests will be looking to make their way inside in search of food, shelter, and warmth. What can you do to prepare your home for the invasion......
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There are close to 1000 species of ants just in the United States alone. One of the most common species is the little black ant, monomorium minimum. These pesky ants are incredibly difficult to control and eliminate. They also swarm during their mating season which runs from June to August. As we enter these summer......
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