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How Mosquito Control Works to Keep Your Yard Safe

By | 2017-12-01T17:16:43+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Mosquito Control, Residential Services|

How Mosquito Control Works to Keep Your Yard Safe Although they are a small pest, mosquitoes can be a big worry. For centuries, they have been solely responsible for spreading diseases like yellow fever, dengue fever, malaria, and most recently, the Zika virus that poses a huge threat to everyone, pregnant women in particular. However,

What to Expect During a Termite Inspection

By | 2017-12-01T16:16:18+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Termite|

What to Expect During a Termite Inspection Timber beam of door damaged by termites The last thing any homeowner wants is to discover that they have a termite infestation in their house. While you may be able to recognize the signs that termites have invaded your home, you won't be able to determine

Find a Local Exterminator via Recommendations, Reviews and Estimates

By | 2017-12-01T15:52:37+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Pest Control, Residential Services|

Find a Local Exterminator via Recommendations, Reviews and Estimates It’s very important to have a reliable local exterminator for any of your pest problems. Once a pest issue takes hold, you can’t wait around to resolve it. You need someone to come and take care of it right away. Dependability and reliability are important in

Types of Rodents and the Dangers they Bring

By | 2017-12-01T14:44:57+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Mice, Rodent Control|

Types of Rodents and the Dangers they Bring Rodents have been the bane of humans for thousands of years. There are many types of rodents: mice, rats, squirrels, chipmunks, voles, and gophers are all rodents. When they enter your living space, however, are you familiar with the various dangers that come with them? Their waste

Effective Northern Virginia Pest Control

By | 2017-12-01T13:46:32+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Mice, Pest Control, Spiders|

Effective Northern Virginia Pest Control Northern Virginia is a wonderful place to live and visit. There's history, commerce, and great neighbors to welcome you to the area. No matter what part of the world you live in, pests are an unfortunate certainty. However, the types of pests that you come in contact with will depend

How Mosquito Control Starts in the Late Fall

By | 2017-12-01T13:19:32+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Mosquito Control, Pest Control|

How Mosquito Control Starts in the Late Fall After the first frost falls, mosquito season is finally over. This allows us to go outside and finally enjoy our patios now that those pesky bloodsuckers are gone. However, while late fall might be the time to forget about mosquitoes for many, it should also be the

Washington DC Rodent Control Keeps Mice from Invading During the Winter

By | 2017-12-01T16:01:50+00:00 December 2nd, 2017|Mice, Rodent Control|

Washington DC Rodent Control Keeps Mice from Invading During the Winter When cooler weather settles in, rodents will make their way to structures in an attempt to keep warm. Taking steps to prepare your home for this possibility is important to stop these pests from causing damage and spreading bacteria around your living space. A

What Pest Control Companies are Doing for Washington D.C.’s Rodent Problem

By | 2017-12-01T18:03:31+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Pest Control, Rodent Control|

What Pest Control Companies are Doing for Washington D.C.’s Rodent Problem The White House in Washington, DC, USA According to The Washington Post, the downside to D.C.’s population growth is directly correlated to Washington D.C.’s rodent problem. As the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. attracts a lot of people, and with an influx of

Have a Pest-Free Holiday

By | 2017-12-01T12:43:17+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Holidays, Residential Services|

Have a Pest-Free Holiday For many households, holiday decorations and the family traditions that have been developed around them are an important part of the winter holidays. A beautiful tree, pine wreaths and flickering light displays make these holidays memorable. Here are a few tips to have a pest-free holiday. Christmas Trees Modern, manufactured 'trees'

Four surprising exterior holiday decorations that attract pests

By | 2017-11-22T04:45:04+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Holidays, Pest Types|

Four surprising holiday decorations that attract pests As far as home holiday decorating items go, what you don't know might surprise you. Have you ever encountered a pest problem during the holiday season and wondered how it came about? Well here are four surprisingly common holiday decorations that attract pests and how to avoid them.