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Ants, Termites, and Carpenter Bees: Preventing and Treating Wood-Destroying Pests

As a homeowner, one of the biggest threats to the integrity of your property is the presence of wood-destroying pests. Termites alone cause over $6...

Tick Season is Coming: Defend Against Tick-Borne Illnesses

While ticks may or may not be on your list of things to consider as we head into warmer months, it’s time to start thinking...

Your Outdoor Spring Cleaning Checklist

With warm weather on the horizon, you’ve probably started planning the areas of your home you want to focus on for spring cleaning. However, it’s...

How to Pest-Proof Your Home for Winter

When winter hits and the weather starts to turn, what you do with your days likely changes too. Maybe you’ve got some cold weather hobbies...

What Is Pest Control and Why Do You Need It?

Many property owners find themselves investing in pest control. If you are new to owning a home or property, it is important to understand what...

Tips for Avoiding Ticks Outdoors This Summer

With its sunny skies and warm weather, summer is a time of year designed to be enjoyed in the great outdoors. Whether it’s hiking, playing...

7 Tips to Reduce Your Chance of Catching Lyme Disease

While tiny in size, ticks are mighty little bloodsuckers that can carry up to 16 diseases including Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Heartland...

Does Cold Weather Really Kill Bugs During Winter?

Whenever the weather turns chilly, many pests seem to vanish, only to reappear in full force when spring returns. The question is, what actually happens...

6 Wintertime Pests That Love Warm, Cozy Homes

During spring and summer, pests seem to be buzzing, crawling, and flying around in full force, in a hurry to eat and reproduce during the...

3 Reasons to Rodent-Proof Your Home Before Cold Weather Arrives

Ever wondered why fall and winter as referred to as “rodent season?” While rodent infestations can be a problem during any season, cold weather is...

How to Keep Rising Rodent Populations Out of Your Home This Winter

Mice and rats are a year-round pest control problem in most regions. Recently, many towns have seen an enormous increase in rodent activity and aggressive behavior....

Essential Oils That Repel Insects Naturally

Along with providing a pleasing sensory experience, essential oils possess several practical applications. According to Medical News Today, many of these special oils “have been found...

How to Let In Fresh Air Without Welcoming Pests

Studies show that most homes need a “breath of fresh air”–and so do their occupants. According to the EPA, concentrations of pollutants are often two to...