Cold Weather Pest Problems

Most folks operate under the assumption that pest problems are something that happens in the warm weather months of the year. While it’s true that some pests take the winter off, there are certainly others that don’t. For pest control specialists, that means paying special attention to the interior of properties and not worrying so much about the exterior. Much …

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Social Pests

Social pests present unique challenges for homeowners. They think and act as a collective, build nests together, and are very difficult to get rid of. This is because you can kill a number of them without harming the colony itself. Here, we’ll take a look at some social pests and how Pointe Pest Control manages them. Termites   Termites have …

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Danger Of Cockroaches

Cockroaches are well known for liking to live in places that are filthy. However, they can even make places that are clean into a health hazard. Once they’re there, they can be nearly impossible to get rid of. You’ve heard the old saying about cockroaches being able to survive a global nuclear war. That’s because the grotesque villains are remarkably …

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pet pest control

Pets and Pests

Pets provide people with a constant source of love, protection, and companionship. They count on you to provide for their basic needs and to take preventative measures in protecting their health. In addition to regular vet visits, one of the most important steps you can take on behalf of your pet is to keep your home and yard free from …

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Pests Are Prepping For Fall. Are You?

Along the east coast, fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The days may be shorter but the sun still shines and there is a comfortable drop in temperatures. Outdoor activities are made somewhat more pleasant as many of the pests commonly found throughout the summer months begin dying off or preparing for hibernation over the …

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Common Methods (and Myths) for Repelling and Preventing Mice in Your Home

Mice can be found outdoors around wooded areas throughout the Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware areas. Their small size allows them to easily make their way indoors. These creatures can create a real nuisance for property owners and can spread germs and diseases. At Pointe Pest Control, our pest professionals highlight the most effective ways to deal with this problem …

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Ways You May Be Attracting Mosquitoes to Yourself and Your Home

Mosquitoes are a common pest for homeowners. They can quickly ruin picnics or other outdoor events and can easily find their way into your home. In addition to being a nuisance, mosquitoes carry significant health risks. Bites can easily become infected and transmit a variety of potentially serious diseases. At Pointe Pest Control, our pest professionals can help you eliminate …

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Fleas vs. Bed Bugs

Fleas and bedbugs are among the most common types of household pests. Known as ‘hitchhikers’, both are small and can easily get carried into your home through different sources. They can go unnoticed for long periods, increasing the likelihood of an infestation. On your own, they are extremely difficult to eradicate and require the services of a trained pest professional. …

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