Categories for Preventative Pest Control

Information You Need to Know About Termites This Spring

May 21, 2022

Termites can literally destroy your home. They cause damage to the structural wood, the inside of your walls, and even your wooden furniture. They multiply quickly and like warm climates to breed. So, if you live in the warmer part of the U.S., you need to inspect your home for termite infestation. If spotted early, these pests’ damage can be reduced and contained. When should I expect termites? The subterranean termites are the most common species of termites in the United States. They burrow in the wood or the soil most of the time, so their hiding places may not... View Article

How To Prepare for Spring Ants

May 7, 2022

Spring is right around the corner, and it may mean more ants will come marching into our homes. Something about the time of the year brings these pesky and unwanted guests. Is it normal to have a lot of ants in the spring? Without a doubt, it is, but if you are prepared, you’ll be able to tackle this problem head-on. Learn more about spring ant prevention tips below.  How do I prevent ants in the spring? Ants are a nuisance and can cause structural damage if they carve nests into your home’s wood structures. Ants can be attracted to... View Article

Tips for Keeping Pests Out of Your Home This Spring

March 9, 2022

Tips For Keeping Pests Out Of Your Home  In the springtime, you are likely to see many flowers begin to emerge and leaves beginning to grow back on the trees. However, while these are all great springtime signs to watch out for, that also means pests also begin to make their way out of hibernation. This can mean your home can become invaded with ants, roaches, and other bugs that may be on the search for food. Fortunately, there are some tips for keeping pests out of your home that you can use right before springtime hits. Common Pests  The most common... View Article

How Safe Are Pesticides for You and Your Family?

February 3, 2022

When there are pests crawling through your home (whether it’s rodents or insects), you’re willing to do almost anything to get rid of them. But you wonder: Are pest control chemicals safe? You may be concerned that these chemicals will damage your family’s health. Let’s take a look at the potential danger associated with pest control chemicals. Are pest control chemicals harmful? The fact is that most pest control chemicals can be dangerous to your health and to the health of your children and pets. Unless your pest control company utilizes safe and sustainable products, they may be using harmful... View Article

Springtime Pests to Look Out For

January 20, 2022

Winter may be in full swing right now, but spring will be here before you know it. That means it’s time to prepare your home or business for the change in season. One way you can stay proactive is to know what pests to keep an eye out for in the spring—and how to prevent infestations. Read on to find out more about pest prevention in the spring. What pests are prevalent in the spring? Here’s a closer look at several of the pests you’re likely to encounter come springtime: Ants: These bugs are more likely to crawl into your... View Article

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