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5 Ways to Avoid Bed Bugs This Holiday Season

Bed bugs may not be as bad as your in-laws, but at least with these insects there are things that you can do to avoid bringing them home while traveling. Below is a list of steps that you can take to prevent them becoming part of your extended family: Check Online Reviews for Hotels Look [...]

By |2018-12-21T16:05:05-07:00December 21st, 2018|Bed Bugs|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Avoid Bed Bugs This Holiday Season

2018 Bed Bug Week: June 3 – 9

Brought to you by the Professional Pest Management Alliance WHAT DO BED BUGS LOOK LIKE? Adult bed bugs are brown, about a quarter of an inch in diameter and resemble a flat apple seed or lentil. HOW PERVASIVE IS THE BED BUG PROBLEM IN THE UNITED STATES? There has [...]

By |2018-06-04T09:38:55-07:00June 4th, 2018|Bed Bugs|Comments Off on 2018 Bed Bug Week: June 3 – 9

Winter Warning for Bed Bugs

With the holiday season approaching, people will be traveling more and many will stay in hotels. Check your room around the bed for any indicators of Bed Bugs. Leave your suitcase in the bathroom where they are less likely to nest and come home with you.  Once home wash everything in hot water and hot [...]

By |2017-12-12T04:13:07-07:00December 12th, 2017|Pest Prevention Tips|Comments Off on Winter Warning for Bed Bugs

Pest Prevention Tips

Pest Prevention Tips: https://www.pestworld.org/pest-control-help/integrated-pest-management/ Tips from a Pest Professional Keep tree branches trimmed and away from the house. Stack firewood and lumber away from the house to eliminate harborage for rodents, spiders, carpenter ants and centipedes. Remove old tires from the yard that can fill up with water and provide a breeding ground for pests. Clean [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:22:01-07:00May 13th, 2017|Pest Prevention Tips|Comments Off on Pest Prevention Tips

High Class Cockroaches with Sense of Taste

This is an interesting story by BBC about our common German cockroach (the kind that you find in a restaurant or apartment building).  In the 1990's we began to see these roaches avoid certain baits because they didn't have the genes to digest Glucose.  What is interesting, is they are showing that those roaches also [...]

By |2017-04-21T20:37:41-07:00May 29th, 2013|News|Comments Off on High Class Cockroaches with Sense of Taste