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15
Aug

Preventing Bed Bug Infestation

Preventing Bed Bug Infestation. ┬áBed bugs are excellent travelers and often make their way to new sites by hitchhiking on furniture, in luggage, on clothing, on bedding or in boxes. When you travel, always be sure to read the reviews to look for reports of bed bugs. You can also take some simple steps when …

18
Jul

Facts About Fleas and How to Fight Them!

Fleas are plentiful here in the south because they flourish in a warm, humid climate. Fleas are wingless insects that get onto hosts by jumping. The most common hosts are your pets, but fleas can and do bite humans as well. Here are some facts about fleas and how to fight them! Facts About Fleas …

30
Jun

The Dangers of Ticks (And How to Avoid Them)

The Dangers of Ticks (And How to Avoid Them). Ticks are small, parasitic insects that can be found in tall grasses and woods. They attach themselves to their host (usually a human or animal) and feed on their blood. Ticks can transmit a number of diseases to their hosts, including Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted …

16
May

How Does Mosquito Control Service Work?

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t give mosquito service much thought – until you start getting bitten by mosquitoes, that is. Then, suddenly, mosquito control becomes a top priority! So how does mosquito control service work? And how can it help reduce the mosquito population in your area? Inspection The first step in …

24
Apr

Annoying Spring Pests and How to Avoid Them

Spring is the time of year when many pests come out to play. Here are some of the most annoying spring pests, and how to avoid them: House Flies – House flies are one of the most common pests around, and they love to invade homes in the springtime. To avoid them, keep your windows …

22
Mar

Mosquito Season: Are You a Tasty Mosquito Treat?

Summertime means mosquito season! Are you a tasty mosquito treat, always getting swarmed with the pests while others aren’t bothered? Why do these pesky bugs seem to bite some people more than others? There are a few reasons why mosquitoes might be more attracted to you than other people. Your Clothing If you’re wearing dark …

23
Feb

Early Spring Pests and How to Avoid Them

Here in South Carolina, our spring weather tends to come earlier than in many other parts of the country. This means you need to be aware of spring pests earlier than other areas as well. There are numerous early spring pests trying to make their way into your home. Here is the list of early …

31
Jan

What is a CL-100 Inspection and What Does it Cover?

A CL-100 inspection is a termite inspection that covers almost everything. It will tell you if your house has termites, the extent of the infestation, what kind of wood is affected, if there are other insects or pests in your home, and it goes into detail about how to stop any infestations before they get …

28
Dec

What’s Hiding in Your Crawlspace?

A crawlspace is a space beneath a house where pipes and ductwork can be accessed. It’s also the place where some people store belongings, like that dusty box of books and all those old clothes that no longer fit. Crawlspaces are part of the structure of the house and provide an excellent hiding spot for …

22
Nov

Top Winter Pests to Watch Out for in South Carolina

There are several pests that are still active, even in the winter. So, it’s important to keep your quarterly or regular pest control service going year-round. What could possibly be trying to get into your home in the colder months? Here are the top winter pests to watch out for in South Carolina. Cockroaches Roaches …

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