Pest Control Blog

Ants have long been known to ruin picnics and inflict painful bites, but they can also be highly destructive in a home setting. How can people succeed at ant control? There are several methods of pest control that people can attempt in an attempt to keep ants out of the home.

Residents and business owners alike realize that as part of the upkeep of their dwellings, consideration of pest control must be included. After all, there’s nothing worse than waking up and finding painfully itchy bites on your body or critters that have eaten a portion of your morning cereal or worse, finding mouse or rat droppings in your kitchen.

Bed bug infestation problems are not to be taken lightly. Home owners suspecting bed bugs in their home need to address the problem quickly to stop the further spread of these pests. For efficient, cost-effective and thorough eradication of household pests, the utilization of a professional is strongly recommended.

We wanted to share this great story with all our readers. A few weeks back we wrote an article on the harmful effects of Stink Bugs and how calling a professional exterminator is typically the best option for remedying the problem. Now we see that stink bugs infestations are affecting us here in Pennsylvania.

Occasionally pests invade the comfort of our living spaces and territories. Each species of unwanted guest harbors health or safety concerns for family members. Pests that keep appearing despite elimination efforts may require knowledgeable intervention on the part of a pest control expert.

Most homeowners spend a great deal of time on lawn maintenance. People mow, weed, fertilize and seed for hours each week trying to develop the greenest, most beautiful lawn possible. Beneath the lush greenery could lurk hidden intruders, however. Even the most beautiful lawn could be home to tiny creatures capable of doing a tremendous amount of damage.

It doesn't take much to make a rat or mouse happy—an available food source, protection from the elements and a sheltered spot to raise a family are really all a rodent needs to survive. Unfortunately these things are easily found in most houses and apartments.

Pests present serious hazards to a home’s integrity and the health and safety of those inside. While a DIY homeowner may feel confident in his pest control abilities, hiring a local exterminator or a local pest control company is very advantageous.

Also called chest bugs and shield bugs, they originally hale from Asia. It’s not known exactly how they were introduced to North America, but the lack of their natural predators on this continent has allowed them to become a serious problem for farmers and a nasty aggravation for homeowners.