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Buying a House? 3 Reasons Why Your Termite Inspection Matters

Posted by Steve Thompson on Sep 25, 2018 3:34:00 PM

 

You found the home of your dreams and are ready to seal the deal. Hold the phone! Even if it seems like this house is in mint condition, there may be trouble lurking. Termite damage can cost you thousands of dollars and a whole lot of stress before you’re even unpacked. Here are three reasons why your termite inspection matters. 

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Topics: pest control, termites

Why You Need a Termite Inspection for Real Estate Transactions

Posted by Steve Thompson on Sep 17, 2018 1:35:00 PM

If you’re preparing to buy a home, termite inspections are something you should understand. Are they necessary? What do they entail? Why should I have one done? We’ve got the scoop!

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Topics: termites

How to Keep Stink Bugs Out of Your Home

Posted by Steve Thompson on Sep 13, 2018 8:06:00 AM

April showers bring May flowers, and May flowers bring stink bugs. Okay, that might not be scientifically correct, but you get the picture. Stink bugs are as prevalent as the summer crops they feed upon. You’ve probably noticed these nasty little guys in your yard, but as fall draws near and the temperature drops, they’ll be heading indoors. Here’s how to keep stink bugs out of your home.

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Topics: pest control

3 Pest Control Tips for Pet Owners

Posted by Steve Thompson on Sep 7, 2018 3:56:00 PM

Creating balance between a pet-friendly home and a pest-free environment can be tricky. Often, methods of pest control can be harmful to pets if you fail to take the correct precautions. If you’re a pet owner, here are three tips to follow to keep your home free from pests and safe for Sparky.

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Topics: pest control

The Importance of Pet-Friendly Pest Control

Posted by Steve Thompson on Aug 29, 2018 5:20:00 PM

For pet owners, pest control can be a real concern. Not only can pests be a nuisance to your human family members, but they also pose a threat to your furry friends. Pet-friendly pest control is extremely important in order to maintain the health of your household. Check out these ways to keep your family (human, canine, and feline alike) healthy and happy.

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Topics: pest control

How to Extend the Life of Your Furniture

Posted by Dena Augello on Aug 18, 2018 9:39:00 AM

You use your furniture every day, and after not too long, it starts to show it. Rather than replacing your favorite pieces after just a few years, here are a few ways to extend the life of your upholstered furniture. Your future self will thank you!

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3 Things to Know About Ticks to Protect Yourself and Your Family

Posted by Steve Thompson on Aug 5, 2018 4:51:00 PM

Summer is perfect for swimming, hiking, and camping. Unfortunately, it’s also perfect for ticks. Here’s what you need to know to protect yourself and your family from ticks this summer.

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Topics: pest control

How to Safely Remove a Wasp Nest

Posted by Eddie Holman on Jul 10, 2018 7:17:00 PM

Summertime is here, and with it comes picnics, barbeques, and yes…wasps. Don’t let these pesky swarmers get you down! Here’s how to safely remove a wasp nest.

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Topics: flying insects

Get Rid of Earwigs with These Tips

Posted by Dena Augello on Jun 28, 2018 6:27:00 PM

Contrary to their namesake, earwigs aren’t inclined to crawl into your ear, but let’s face it—they’re gross! While they may not be a threat to your physical health, earwigs can damage plants in your yard and are generally unwelcome visitors in the home. Get rid of earwigs with these simple tips.

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Topics: pest control

Identify, Prevent, and Control Lyctid Beetles This Summer

Posted by Dena Augello on Jun 20, 2018 7:19:00 PM

You’ve probably heard of carpenter ants and termites, but what about the lyctid beetle? Commonly referred to as the powderpost or wood-boring beetle, lyctid beetles are wood-loving bugs that get their name from the way they can turn wood into powder. I wish we were kidding, but yes, that's right. Given enough time, powderpost beetle larvae can actually break wood down to dust. Read on to learn how to identify, prevent, and control lyctid beetles this summer.

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Topics: pest control