Pest Control

What happens when pests die in your home

By | 2017-08-30T01:41:12+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|Pest Control|

Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for homeowners to do some cleaning. This may have led you to the reason for those unexplained odors you smelled during the winter. The pests that invaded your home at that time intended to survive throughout the winter, but some of them died, and this is

Sealing Screen Doors And Windows

By | 2017-08-30T00:00:30+00:00 April 18th, 2014|Pest Control|

With spring and warmer weather arriving, more pests will be making appearances as well. Bees, ants, houseflies, moths, roaches, spiders and other types of pests can fit through small openings in screen doors and windows. Light and heat from indoors attracts them. It is important to keep them out by closing up any entry points

3 Most Common Spring Pests in Washington DC

By | 2017-08-29T08:16:07+00:00 March 20th, 2014|Pest Control|

Spring in Washington, DC is a beautiful time of year. With the cherry blossoms adorning this historical city, spring brings thousands of visitors to our nation’s capitol every year. On the flip side, spring is also the time when unwanted pests can become a problem for residents and business owners. Some of the more common

Myths of DIY Pest Control

By | 2017-08-29T22:15:03+00:00 February 14th, 2014|Pest Control|

People create wild and outlandish ways to get rid of pests in their homes. Sometimes, these ideas work, but it's usually because of luck. Once people try something and it seems to work, they spread the news like wildfire. Before you know it, everyone adopts the same bad habits of do-it-yourself pest control. Let's take

The Importance of Annual Pest Inspections

By | 2017-08-30T01:02:39+00:00 January 3rd, 2014|Pest Control|

People make New Year's resolutions every year, but not every list includes an annual pest inspection. A yearly pest inspection ensures that your home remains free of turf pests, pantry bugs and other outdoor invaders. Annual inspections check for the most common pests in the area, such as silverfish, ants and termites. An inspection even

Nocturnal Pests in Maryland and Virgina

By | 2017-08-29T22:22:51+00:00 November 4th, 2013|Pest Control|

Maryland and Virginia are two states that have many different types of pests, but some of the most annoying and dangerous creatures come out at night while people are asleep. This makes them harder to find, so it is important to know how to identify signs of their presence. Remember - nocturnal creatures don't follow