Summer weather means more time outside enjoying yards, porches, and gathering in spaces that may have been neglected over the cooler/wetter months. It is all fun and games until the wasps & hornets arrive bringing with them anxiety (especially for those with allergies). Before you let your children play in the yard this Summer we recommend that you check play equipment like swing sets and treehouses;...read more
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The CDC is warning that "Some Jurisdictions have reported an increase in rodent activity as rodents search for new sources for food... You may see an increase of rodents with unusual or aggressive behavior." So be on the lookout for rodents that are acting strangely and if you spot them, avoid contact and call out professionals. Worldwide, rats and mice spread over 35 diseases. These diseases can...read more
Why is Pest Control considered an Essential Business?The pest control industry has always played an essential role in the protection of public health, food, and more for homes and businesses. Considering rodents contaminate or consume about 20 percent of the world’s food supply, and other pests spread diseases such as the West Nile virus, Lyme disease, salmonellosis, hantavirus, and encephalitis. Not to mention insects like...
Have you started to notice that those pesky ants seem to be back again this year? Spring is when ants become more active. This is the time of year when they are looking to expand their colony and when they start the search for more food to provide for that growth. This is also when ants tend to go from living almost exclusively outdoors to venturing...read more