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8 Facts About Ants

Fact #1: Colonies are bigger than the average ant farm. Ants don’t come in only one size. Some species live alone, while others have masses of worker ants that can be blindly obedient to their queen ant; this latter group is what makes up the bulk–and power- discrepancy between them and humans who would otherwise […]

Wildlife Prevention Tips

Wildlife is all around us. Whether it’s a squirrel that keeps stealing your bird seed or an opossum digging in the trash, these furry friends can cause damage to plants and property while bringing with them diseases such as rabies! The presence of wildlife on our lawns may seem charming at first; however when they […]

Everyday Pest Prevention

It’s time to get your spring cleaning and yard-care routine started! The experts at National Pest Management encourage homeowners this month during their annual conference for the best methods on how you can avoid pest infestation. Start by incorporating some preventative measures before it begins drying out too much, like making sure doors are sealed […]

Stink Bugs

The invasive species of insect Stink bugs were discovered in the state Pennsylvania, USA. They pose no threat but you don’t want these pests found anywhere near your house because they emit stinky odors that will make any space smell worse than before! temperatures can change, bringing in an influx of pesky stink bugs. To […]

Pesky Raccoons

The raccoon is a typically found in areas with easy access to water and leafy vegetation, such as forests by rivers or fields nearby watering spots for rural livestock. It is a known fact that raccoons can be very destructive and expensive once they are able to gain access to your home. Getting help as […]

Flies 101 Threats they Pose

Flies are pesky pests that can be found all over the world – with more than 120,000 kinds of them living locally and 18 different types discovered so far in North America alone! Unlike mosquitoes though- flies only live short lives compared to their malaria carrying counterparts. They’re also capable spread various diseases including salmonella […]

5 Invasive Species Invading your Home

Invasive species are a threat to our natural environment, for they have the potential of doing great damage. They can be accidentally introduced with cargo or on intentional means such as deliberate planting from abroad – usually without any predators in their host country that would naturally keep them under control there already established themselves […]

Control Moisture

The beautiful, refreshing springtime is finally here! The ice has melted and all of your yard’s potential pests are out in full force. You’ll want to make sure you take care now before any problems arise that could keep us away from this wonderful time altogether – such as pesky bugs or even worse – […]

Maintain Your Yard

The beautiful, refreshing springtime is finally here! The ice has melted and all of your yard’s potential pests are out in full force. You’ll want to make sure you take care now before any problems arise that could keep us away from this wonderful time altogether– such as pesky bugs or even worse – malaria […]