types of house spiders

Creepy Crawlers: 8 Most Common House Spiders and How to Prevent Them

You’re sitting on the couch enjoying an afternoon snack. Then, all of a sudden you feel a tickle by your ankle. You jump off the couch and rub your hand down your leg.  You begin to look around for a sign of a creepy crawler, but you can’t find anything. Now you’re paranoid. Each time you sit on the couch …

Pointe PestCreepy Crawlers: 8 Most Common House Spiders and How to Prevent Them
how to keep mosquitos away

No More Itching: 8 Clever Ways to Keep Mosquitos Away from Your Home

According to the World Health Organization, mosquitos are one of the deadliest animals on the planet. Every year, they kill millions of humans by spreading life-threatening diseases. It’s projected that they’ll only become more dangerous in the coming years. That’s why it’s more important than ever to keep them away from you and your family. But if you’re already dealing with …

Pointe PestNo More Itching: 8 Clever Ways to Keep Mosquitos Away from Your Home
signs of termites

It’s Not Too Late: 5 Signs You’ve Got Termites in Your Home

The U.S Department of Agriculture predicts that termites cause over a billion dollars of damage to homes in America every year.  No homeowner wants to discover a colony of termites in their property because of the havoc they can cause. Because of this, you must know the telltale signs of termites so you can take immediate action. Not sure what …

Pointe PestIt’s Not Too Late: 5 Signs You’ve Got Termites in Your Home
preventative pest control

7 Preventative Pest Control Tips

Do you want your home to be free of unwanted visitors in the form of pests? Do you want to take preventative measures before they settle into your home? It’s time to avoid pest infestation before they begin taking root in your home. Once pests settle into or around your home, it can be difficult to fix the problem. If you don’t …

Pointe Pest7 Preventative Pest Control Tips
signs of rats

9 Signs of Rats in Your Home

Did you know that there are over 60 different species of rats? The biggest rat that’s been discovered to date is about 32 inches long and weighs about 3 pounds. The smallest known rat is between 5 and 7 inches long.  Rats have been responsible for the extinction of many other animals. The most common house rats are also known …

Pointe Pest9 Signs of Rats in Your Home
raccoons

How to Keep Raccoons Away From Your Property

Did you know raccoons can live for up to three years? That’s just enough time to make your life very difficult. Unfortunately, we’re seeing an increase in the number of raccoons entering the human territory. Pests can be a huge problem once they enter your property. They’re difficult to get rid of and can even bring disease with them. In this …

Pointe PestHow to Keep Raccoons Away From Your Property
woodworm

7 Signs of a Woodworm Infestation

Woodworms. They’re small, can live undetected in our homes, and cost property owners thousands of dollars in damage and repairs. These wood-boring beetle larvae have an insatiable appetite for timber, and if there’s a woodworm infestation in your home, it’s not only your furniture you have to worry about. If a woodworm problem goes untreated, the larvae will weaken the …

Pointe Pest7 Signs of a Woodworm Infestation
wasp prevention

Wasp Prevention: How to Keep Out an Unwanted Guest This Summer

With over 30,000 species of wasps out there, it’s common to find an unwanted guest in your yard. The question is, how do you prevent them from coming in the first place?  In this article, learn all about wasp prevention and what to do if you have them. Read on to explore all of these tips and tricks before you …

Pointe PestWasp Prevention: How to Keep Out an Unwanted Guest This Summer