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Are You Facing Carpenter Ants or Termites In Your Home?

Wood destroying pests like carpenter ants and termites do more than $1 billion in damage to homes and businesses each year. Worried? You probably should be. Your home could easily be next, but which will you fall victim to and how will you tell the difference? This quick guide can help.

What Do They Look Like?

Termites […]

Fall Is Tick Season!

Fall is the time when most homeowners think they’re finally done with all of the pests the warmer weather typically brings. In the case of ticks, though, any pest control service will tell you that you’re still at risk.

Who Cares?

Ticks would love nothing more than to attach themselves to you or your pets for a […]

Natural Ant Control Methods

It’s that time of year. Ants are invading kitchens, bathrooms, and other parts of homes everywhere. While no one wants to see these little black soldiers marching through their homes, many are reluctant to pick up a can of who-knows-what off the hardware store shelf, and with good reason. It’s dangerous, and it may not […]

Commercially “Green” Pest Control

Keeping pests out of your business or warehouse can be difficult, but it’s an absolute must if you want to preserve your brand and put your best foot forward. While finding the right pest control company was once simply a matter of looking in the phone book, commercial pest control today offers lots of different […]

What is a Vole?

The world of pest control doe not quite end at mice and roaches. There are thousands of pests waiting to get into your home, and knowing all of their names is a bit difficult at times. Among other creatures, voles can be particularly troublesome.

A Bit Like Mice

Voles actually look a little like mice. They’re both […]

The Importance of Summer Termite Treatments

For many people, their homes are the single biggest investment they will make in a lifetime. The prospect of jeopardizing that is terrifying. Yet thousands go without termite treatments on a regular basis. Given that termites do billions of dollars in damages to homes just like yours every day, would not it be safer to […]

Bed Bugs and College Dorms

Concerns about bed bugs are seemingly everywhere these days, and if you’re dropping your teen off at a university or college this fall, you can bet that your bed bug fears are far from over. Colleges are the perfect breeding grounds for bed bugs, and keeping them off of your freshman and out of your […]

Do Not Get Antsy About Ants

There are many common problem pests in the United States, but the most common pest problem is ants. They are also one of the most difficult pests to control. This is one reason that there are so many different DIY pest control options out there for ant control, however, the only real solution is an […]

Eliminating Moles In Your Yard

Mole runs – they can ruin the best looking yard very quickly. The last thing you want is to deal with these pesky creatures on your lawn. Wondering how to keep them out? These tips can help.

It’s important to remember why moles enter your yard in the first place. While many people suggest that they’re […]

Are Carpenter Bees Threatening Your Property?

With 500 different species worldwide, carpenter bees are easily one of the most feared pests among homeowners. They have the unique ability to cause serious damage to the underlying structure of your home, and that can create real issues for your resale value. Learning more about this problem pest is the key to keeping them […]