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Bees, Wasps, & Hornets: Everything You Need to Know
What’s the difference between these three stinging insects? Bees are furry, collect pollen, and can die after stinging people. Wasps have two sets of wings and females can sting repeatedly. Hornets belong to a sub classification of wasp but are a...
Mice vs Rats: everything you need to know
What do mice and rats look like? Mice and rats are both short-haired rodents. Mice are completely covered in fur, while rats' ears and tails are hairless. Both of their stomachs are light in color, while their bodies can be black,...
Is Preventative Pest Control Worth It?
Whether it’s maintaining proper hygiene, using natural alternatives, employing DIY techniques, or utilizing professional services, preventative pest control is definitely worth it. The best way to deal with an infestation is to avoid one entirely in the first place. Prevention strategies...
9 Tips For Selecting a Pest Control Service
When you have a pest control problem, what starts off as a manageable situation can very quickly become uncontrollable. In that case, the best thing to do is call a professional pest control company. But how can you be sure they’ll...
Bed Bugs: Symptoms, Detection, & Treatment
What are bed bugs? Bed bugs are parasitic insects that consume human blood. Largely nocturnal, they typically feed without the human noticing. This, combined with their preference for warm environments, such as sleep areas, gives bed bugs their name. What do...
Seasonal Pest Control: What You Should Know
Though most people generally only think of pest control during the warmer months, when swarms of insects attempt to invade their homes and yards, pest control knows no season. There is a natural ebb and flow to insect life, but the...
When to Bring in Professional Pest Control
These days, there are plenty of online resources and companies to buy chemicals from if you decide to tackle your pest problem on your own. However, there is a good deal of risk involved with this route. The following article looks...
8 Things You Should Know About Ants
Ants are some of the most common pests in existence, no matter where you live. There are more than 12,000 known ant species in the world, and it can be difficult to know which type is invading your home, but the...
8 Things You Should Know About Termites
Unlike other insect infestations, termites can destroy homes from the inside out. They do so by eating homes’ wooden skeleton and foundation. As such, it is best to be educated on these pests before it's too late. With that in mind,...
10 Most Common House Spiders
Though most North American homes only house three or four common spiders out of the almost 4,000 known species, spiders are almost universally disliked. Their unpopularity is undeserved, as most spiders are very beneficial predators that feed on insects, other spiders...
Mouse Poop & Rat Poop - How do I handle those droppings in my home?
  Droppings. We all leave them. If the children’s book, Everyone Poops, is taken at its word, then that’s a whole lot of droppings to account for. That’s only including humans, so what if the whole animal kingdom is brought into...
Terminix Buyers Guide: Pest Control Treatment & Prevention
There are many options these days when you are faced with a pest problem. Ants, roaches, wildlife, termites, bedbugs, etc. all require different approaches to treatment and prevention. Once the problem is initially dealt with, treatment usually must continue on a...
5 Things You Must Know About Termite Infestation
1) What are TERMITES and what do they do? Termites have been wriggling their way through the damp, dark nooks and crannies of our Earth for over a hundred million years. From the Amazon underbrush to the African savannah, these incredible...