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Highlighting Customer Success

By | 2017-08-29T15:48:39+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Pest Control|

Capitol Pest has provided expert pest control in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia since 1936. We've achieved that longevity by providing our valued customers with reliable service and truly effective pest prevention and treatments. Capitol Pest's Reputation Word spreads when people are either very happy or extremely displeased with the service they receive. We've

Introducing our new service plans

By | 2017-08-29T21:23:12+00:00 December 5th, 2016|News|

At Capitol Pest, we always strive to provide each of our customers with the best possible pest control solutions. If you have worked with us in the past, then you already know about our monthly packages. We put these plans in place to make high-quality pest control services affordable so that everyone can meet their

Keep your Home Pest Free For the Holidays

By | 2017-08-29T21:48:23+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Mice|

Pest Free For the Holidays Jolly music, family feasts, presents under the tree - the holiday season has plenty to look forward to. But one gift you don't want to surprise your family with while you're gathered around the dinner table is a nasty pest. For residents in Washington D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia, pests

Don’t Let Ticks Ruin Your Halloween Costume This Year

By | 2017-08-29T14:47:21+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Mosquito, Tick, and Fleas|

Halloween brings out an enthusiastic legion of costumed children and adult revelers enjoying outdoor festivities. Despite the cool autumn temperatures in Maryland, Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia, pests like ticks are still active and bloodthirsty. Bites from these arachnids can transmit pathogens that cause several life-threatening diseases and conditions, including brain inflammation and Lyme disease.

Keep Your Family and Pets Safe from Flea’s This Fall

By | 2017-08-29T21:45:35+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Mosquito, Tick, and Fleas|

Termites can strike fear into the heart of any homeowner, and bed bugs and mosquitoes star in countless real-world horror stories. In contrast, fleas are often dismissed as a nuisance, but these fast-moving pests can present a serious problem. Flea bites are itchy, uncomfortable and quite capable of transmitting an assortment of diseases that can

How To Tell The Difference Between Ants and Termites

By | 2017-08-29T19:19:29+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Ants, Termite Control|

Ants and Termites If you have recently noticed small insects in or near your home, then you might be wondering how to determine whether they are ants or termites. Most people have a hard time recognizing these two insects, but misidentifying termites can be a costly mistake. Understanding the difference is vital when you are

Identifying different stinging insects

By | 2017-08-29T19:23:58+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Bees & Wasps|

An insect sting can inflict intense pain that lasts for a few hours, but it may have far-reaching health consequences as well. Allergic reactions to the venom in a sting can require immediate medical treatment. By understanding where they hide and what attracts them to your yard, you can avoid them until you get them

How to treat a bee sting

By | 2017-08-29T19:21:19+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Bees & Wasps|

Summer is a popular season for outdoor activities. The long stretches of day light provide the perfect atmosphere for backyard barbecues, gardening and childhood games. However, the warmer weather and blooming foliage attract necessary nuisances called bees. One sting from these insects can spoil your entire afternoon. Here are some ways to treat bee stings