Those Pesky Ants
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Those Pesky Ants

Growing up, I lived in a sprawling farmhouse in the country. This beautiful home was constantly filled with the sounds of laughter and the smells of delectable food being prepared in the kitchen. Unfortunately, our home was often invaded by some unwanted guests, ants. Pesky ants would welcome themselves into our living room, kitchen, dining room, bedrooms, and bathrooms. One night, I crawled into my bed only to discover I wasn’t alone. Ants had somehow climbed onto my bed! These destructive ants even ate holes in some of the clothing hanging in my closet. Is your home filled with unwanted, biting ants? On this blog, you will discover the latest methods pest control specialists use to rid homes of pesky ants.

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  • Four Steps For Dealing With Fire Ants On Your Property

    19 September 2017

    Fire ants can be a painful and scary invader on your property, but fortunately, there are a few things you can do to get rid of them and keep them away. Use this guide to help create a lawn treatment program, and rely on the help of your pest control expert to safely banish these tiny beasts from your backyard. Fence Off The Mounds Fire ants can be particularly harmful to pets and small children, so if you do discover fire ant mounds on your property, it's a good idea to fence them off.

  • Mosquito Control Tips For Homeowners

    31 August 2017

    Mosquitoes can be quite a nuisance during the spring and summer months. In addition to leaving painful bites, these insects can also spread diseases. Sadly, homeowners often fail to take proactive steps to limit the population of these insects on their property. Prevent Pools Of Standing Water From Forming One of the most effective measures that you can take to minimize the spread of mosquitoes is to prevent standing puddles of water from forming.

  • Why You Shouldn't Kill A Centipede

    6 August 2017

    It can be hard to know what to do about a house centipede. They aren't bad for your home. In fact, they will hunt and kill more harmful pests. However, they are also very fast and creepy. Their ability to climb can make it difficult to keep a comfortable distance from them. How Centipedes Help Centipedes are nocturnal predators that will feed on spiders, cockroaches, ants, silverfish, termites and bed bugs.

  • Protective Measures To Prevent A Termite Invasion

    24 July 2017

    Although their individual size is small, termites can cause a large amount of property damage in a relatively brief amount of time. Once a home has become infested with termites, the insects can be eradicated through professional pest control methods, but any damages to the house will still require repair. As a result, depending on the extent of the damages, a termite infestation can be costly. Still, repair costs can be avoided by taking protective measures, such as the following, to prevent a termite invasion.

  • Pest Control: Protect Your Home From These 3 Types Of Rats

    24 June 2017

    There are several types of rats that infest homes, but three of the most common are the roof rat, wood rat, and Norway rat. All rats are pests and should be eradicated from your home and property. They can be difficult to get rid of, and you'll probably need the help of a pest control company. Rats multiply fast and they can do a lot of damage and spread dangerous diseases.