Pest Control

Exterminators vs. Pest Control: What’s the Difference?

Few people stop to consider the differences between pest control specialists and exterminators. At the first sign of an infestation, your first instinct is the contact whoever will make the problem go away the fastest and cheapest. But knowing the difference between the roles of pest control professionals and exterminators can actually help you get the most out of your …

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Quarterly Pest Control

8 Reasons Why You Need Quarterly Pest Control (Now!)

A comprehensive study of 50 houses found that there were more than 200 species of insects and pests living in individual homes. That means that a single home was housing 200 different kinds of pests that they couldn’t even see. Ask any homeowner and they’ll tell you they’d do anything to rid their homes of these pests. That’s why quarterly …

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Insect

Insect Investigation: The Best Time of the Year for Pest Control

It’s April, and your yard is coming to life again. After winter’s frosty embrace, the sun is shining on your daffodils, and a warm breeze tickles your wind chimes. While you welcome the honeysuckle and the orange-breasted robin, you may now have some not-so-welcome visitors – pests and insect mating. With warmer temperatures, seasonal rains, and insect mating season, spring …

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Pest

Is Pest Control Worth It? (The Answer Is Yes!)

We all hate pests, but a lot of people aren’t too willing to get pest control management for their pest problem. The thing with pests is one single rat or roach indicates that there are scores of others hiding everywhere inside your home. They also don’t have the best reputation of surfacing at the right times; most like to show …

Pointe PestIs Pest Control Worth It? (The Answer Is Yes!)

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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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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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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What Kinds Of Ants Have Wings?

Ants are a common pest for homeowners. They can ruin outdoor events and activities while making their way into your home in great numbers. They often gain access through cracks in siding or gaps in doorways and windowsills. Once in, they can be notoriously hard to get rid of and can quickly appear on countertops, tables, floors, or anywhere there …

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