pest control service

What to Look for in a Pest Control Service

Pests like insects and rodents can make living in a home or working in a business uncomfortable or dangerous. According to the EPA, certain insects carry bacteria and viruses that are linked to severe illness and even death. Protecting your property against these silent invaders is essential. Choosing the right pest control service is just as important. You want to make sure …

Pointe PestWhat to Look for in a Pest Control Service
house centipede infestation

7 Common Household Issues Causing Your Centipede Infestation

Imagine that you’re walking into the bathroom after midnight. Something small and fuzzy-looking zips past your foot. Whatever kind of pest it is, it’s too fast for you to identify it. You’ve just met your first house centipede. These inch-long pests don’t pose much of a threat to humans. But their presence does startle homeowners. A house centipede infestation suggests there are problems around the …

Pointe Pest7 Common Household Issues Causing Your Centipede Infestation
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