How to Get Rid of Cockroaches From Your Home

Did you know that American roaches, one of the most common kinds of roaches found in the United States, can grow as big as one to two inches long? If this fact makes you squeamish, you’ve probably experienced these cockroaches firsthand. However, no matter where you live in the United States, it’s possible to enjoy your home without these big …

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7 Tips on How to Get Rid of Spiders

Around the world, there are about 35,000 different species of spiders. Do you feel like they’re all inside your house and turning your house into their webbed paradise? An infestation of spiders can be a scary experience. However, you don’t have to live with them. Here’s how to get rid of spiders from your home. 1. Turn Off Your Outdoor Lights …

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7 Signs It’s Time to Hire an Ant Pest Control Service

Ants may seem like harmless little critters. But, a little ant infestation can lead to big problems down the road. Some ants will start by getting into your food and causing a real annoyance. When overlooked, they may make their home in building materials, like foam insulation and wood, causing structural damage to the home. If you suspect bugs in your …

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Spider Problems: What to Do if you Find a Brown Recluse in Your Home

A brown recluse spider bite is a serious matter. While you often won’t feel the initial bite, within two to eight hours, you’ll start experiencing symptoms like severe pain and itching, nausea, vomiting, fever, and muscle pain. Eventually, these bites may cause blistering and necrosis (tissue death). In some severe cases, recluse spider bites can cause blood clots, kidney damage, and even …

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How To Set Effective Traps For Mice

Mice are a lot smarter than humans give them credit for. They fear the Greeks, especially those bearing gifts. In this metaphor, humans are the Greeks and mice are the Trojans. A considerable amount of knowledge and strategy goes into keeping rodent populations at bay. In this article, we’ll discuss some basic mouse traps and how they work to control …

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Rodent Control vs Rodent Extermination

You’ve likely heard the term “exterminator” used on television or in movies to portray what we call “pest control”. While most folks associate the term exterminator with bugs, most pest control specialists also provide services to deal with rodents. While the terms pest control specialist and exterminator are used synonymously, there are some situations where clients aren’t necessarily comfortable with …

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Pointe Pest Control Scholarship Recipient

Pointe is thrilled to announce another scholarship recipient has been awarded money to help pay for their college education. Matthew Guarini produced an incredible video which earned him the scholarship. He is an active member of his community, volunteering monthly for his local food pantry.  Matthew also finds time to be involved in his school.  We are proud to have …

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‘Tis the Season… For Bed Bugs

The holidays are nearly upon us. While for most people this means turkey dinners, football, and the bustling sprawl of Christmas shopping, for pest control experts, it means one thing: Bed bugs. You might be thinking to yourself, “Well that’s not a very festive thing to think about during the season of joy,” and you’d be right to think that. …

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