• Three Signs An Eco-Friendly Termite Heat Treatment Is For You

    If you have a termite infestation in your home or business and aren't comfortable with opting for the less effective spot treatments, you may feel like fumigation is your only option. However, some pest control companies also offer whole-house heat treatments that can efficiently destroy all termites within the structure much faster than fumigation and without leaving chemical residue. Both fumigation and whole-house heat treatment have their pros and cons, but here are three signs that a heat treatment may be the best decision for you.
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  • Three Steps To Ridding Your Carpet Of Fleas

    Dogs and cats make lovely pets, but when they bring in fleas, things can get frustrating! Often, those fleas don't just stay on your pet -- they make their way into your carpet, jumping up and biting you if you walk across it. The first step to ridding your carpet for fleas is to treat your pet for fleas (Spot-on treatments and flea shampoos work well. Talk to your vet to learn more.
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  • Using Diatomaeous Earth To Get Rid Of Bed Bugs

    If you are looking for a way to get rid of bed bugs without relying on chemical pesticides, diatomaceous earth (DE) is a great solution. Composed of the tiny skeletons of diatoms, which are little sea-dwelling creatures, DE feels soft to you, but at a microscopic level, it has sharp points that poke into the exoskeletons of insects like bed bugs and cause them to die. Here's what you need to know about using DE to kill bed bugs:
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  • Dealing With Cockroaches

    Cockroaches are not harmless. Like most insects and rodents, they have some really disgusting habits that can undermine the health of your home. For example, cockroaches may feed on rotting food, feces, and other unsanitary items. They walk on what they eat and as they do so, germs can stick to their legs, which are then transferred to new locations. In order to keep your home clean and your food and water supplies safe, you need to deal with any cockroach infestations you discover.
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  • How To Get Rid Of Fruit Flies In Your Home

    Those pesky little flies you see in your home may seem harmless enough, but if left alone, they can get out of control. Soon enough they'll be everywhere, including floating around in your cup of coffee. This is definitely not something you want to happen. You can get rid of those fruit flies yourself with just a few household items. See below for helpful tips on how to banish fruit flies from your home.
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  • 4 Ways To Control A German Cockroach Infestation

    One of the most unwanted pests to invade your living space is the German cockroach. These bugs can multiply quickly to produced a full-blown infestation in a short period. Still, if you have German cockroaches in your home, there are pest control applications available to help you get rid of them. Here are a few: Insect Growth Regulators (IGRs) Insect growth regulators don't kill the German Cockroaches. Instead, they prevent the bugs from maturing properly so that they are unable to reproduce.
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  • Four Ways To Prevent Cockroaches From Becoming Problematic For Your Family

    Just because the cold weather is here and the pollen count is down, it doesn't mean that you are less likely to suffer from allergies. There are plenty of things in and around your home that can cause your allergies to act up with one of them being cockroaches. In fact, 76% of allergists reported that cockroaches are one of the most common pests for those who suffer from asthma and allergies, according to a study conducted by the National Pest Management Association and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.
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