On the Hunt for Mosquitoes: How to Trap, Kill, and Eliminate These Pests

27 October 2016
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Mid-Westerners joke that their state bird is the mosquito. Some Mid-Western states have made this pest their state bug, too. While it is all tongue-in-cheek, the fact remains that mosquitoes carry some of the world's most deadly and dangerous diseases, including the recent outbreak of the Zika virus. If you want to hunt down these pests, you could always hire residential mosquito control, or you could do it yourself. Here is how to prevent, trap, kill, and eliminate these bloodsucking, disease-carrying pests. Read More 

Preparing Your Apartment For Cockroach Extermination

26 July 2016
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If you have a cockroach problem in your apartment, there is a good chance your entire building has a cockroach problem. You can set up roach traps and bait, and you may use over-the-counter spray to kill roaches on site. Unfortunately, this may only keep the problem at bay. Roaches breed quickly and produce dozens of eggs at once, so it's nearly impossible to keep the infestation in a single apartment. Read More 

Make Sure You Aren’t Attracting Termites To Your Home

6 July 2016
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Termite extermination can serve as an excellent way to eliminate a termite infestation. However, how true this statement is has everything to do with you. There are a number of seemingly harmless practices that homeowners do that are only attracting termites to their home. If you are engaging in these practices, the efforts of any extermination treatment will be less than successful.    Moisture Protection Make sure your gutters are clean and working correctly. Read More 

Zika Prevention

2 June 2016
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This year, the Zika virus has entered the United States, so you may wonder if you should be worried or what steps you can take to protect yourself. All or almost all of the cases so far have been the result of traveling to other areas in the world. Of course, now that it is in the US, it can spread several ways. The chances of contracting the virus are still small, but you can take steps to reduce even your limited chance of getting Zika. Read More 

Gnats: Can You Get Rid Of Them?

12 May 2016
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When it comes to pests, you may not rank gnats as a big problem. Still, a swarm of gnats can ruin a barbecue and other outdoor activities. They can even follow you inside, congregating around your floor lamps or ceiling fixtures. In some instances, they also carry disease. Instead of swatting at the nearly invisible insects and scratching their painful bites, you can take steps to get rid of them. Read More