Spring Cleaning & Spring Pest-Proofing Go Hand-in-Hand
While spring cleaning is a great time for homeowners to de-clutter and spruce up the home, this seasonal tradition is a doubly beneficial time to tidy up in order to prevent undesirable, springtime pests such as ants, termites, mice, and fruit flies. To help the public maintain pest-free homes this spring, the National Pest Management…Read More
What is termite season?
While termites can cause damage or infest a home at any time of the year, they have specific swarming seasons when the odds of an infestation are higher. Most subterranean termite species will swarm in the spring and early summer months, particularly on days with warm weather after a rainfall. Drywood termites on the other…Read More
The Top Termite Species Found in The U.S.
Nobody wants to find out that their house or place of work is infested by termites. While we would all like to prevent all possibilities of an infestation, we must acknowledge that prevention starts with awareness. Termite infestations can be pretty varying in terms of the type of termite, the extent of damage, and eventually,…Read More
The Dangers Of Cockroaches
Cockroach infestations are disgusting. No one wants these pests around the home. However, roaches may cause more than just discomfort. They may carry certain diseases on their bodies, and they are actually one of the most common causes of indoor allergies. In this article, we’re going to take a look at the dangers posed by…Read More
Bed Bugs: Top 7 Myths Debunked
Bed bug infestation is on the rise in the United States and across the globe. But bed bug infestation is not the only thing that is growing. Theories and myths surrounding bed bugs are also becoming more abundant with each passing day. Did you Know? The origin of the myths about bed bugs dates back…Read More
What Makes Your Pet Vulnerable to Fleas and Ticks?
Fleas and ticks are blood-sucking parasites that can take your peace away. They are basically attracted to main things: carbon dioxide, heat, and vibration. Therefore, they can make any warm-blooded animal a potential host to hide and reproduce. So, if you have pets in your home, the sight of a flea or tick can give…Read More
Why My DIY Cockroach Bait Doesn’t Work?
Cockroaches are a nuisance and annoying pests that can move very quickly and spread diseases. The easiest and effective way to exterminate cockroaches is baits blended with insecticide. So, instead of searching for them, baits lure cockroaches out of their hiding places. Although homeowners see promising cockroach control results with baits, occasionally, the baits fail…Read More
Do Not Make These Mistakes When Setting Mouse Traps
Do Not Make These Mistakes When Setting Mouse Traps One of the most effective ways to get rid of mice is the mouse trap, and while the traps are not hard to use and set up, many people will often make mistakes which leads to less than optimal results. In this article, we’re going to…Read More
How to Get Rid of the Not-So-Sweet Sugar Ants?
Sugar ants—while the name sounds sweet, a sugar ant infestation is a big nuisance. These pesky pests don’t appear solo but appear with their crew. So, if you encounter a single sugar ant? Don’t let that small creature fool you. There is an ant colony inside your home. An ant infestation can be a bigger problem…Read More
Simple Ways to Kill Cockroaches in Your Home
Let’s face it – cockroaches are irritating living organisms found in different parts of the world. Over 4,500 different types of roaches are available across the globe. However, research shows that only a small number – 65 types – are found in the United States of America. Cockroaches can transmit deadlines diseases such as leprosy,…Read More