Protecting Your Boat From Rodents: Four Things To Know

12 December 2017
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If you have a boat you use for family vacations or fishing trips, you may be concerned about keeping rodents away when the vessel is in storage. Here are a few things to consider that can protect your boat from these annoying pests: Clean Out The Galley Before putting your boat into storage, take time to clean out the cabinets and refrigerator. Remove all food, and vacuum any crumbs out of the carpet and in the corners of the cabinets. Read More …

Termites And Winter: Debunking Common Myths Related To These Pests And Cold Weather

11 December 2017
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There are many myths out there related to termites and cold weather. Unfortunately, this can cause homeowners to let their guard down when it comes to these pests during the winter months. Termites can cause a significant amount of damage quickly and can rapidly multiply, so it is important to understand how termites operate in the winter and how it can affect your home and a possible infestation. Here are three myths related to termites and cold weather and the truths surrounding these myths. Read More …

The Stress-Free Way To Get Rid Of Mice And Keep Them Away

10 December 2017
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You've spotted a mouse in the house and now you're in panic mode. If you're seeing one mouse, there's a chance you have more than just one of them living in your home, so acting quickly is important. Mice can mate fairly quickly, and you wouldn't want to deal with both adult mice and baby mice roaming all over your home because of the damage they can cause. Eliminate Open Food Sources Read More …

Tips To Manage Lady Beetle Infestations

7 December 2017
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Most people view lady bugs as a benign garden presence. They are pretty, harmless to humans and pets, and they eat many garden pests. Unfortunately, the insect that is so lovely outside is a horrible pest if it makes its way indoors in great numbers. The problem is when a specific type of lady bug, the Asian lady beetle, tries to overwinter en masse inside your home. They can clog ventilation systems, and their waste can leave stains on paint and upholstery. Read More …

They May Be Cute But They’re Dangerous: 4 Ways To Keep Raccoons Away This Winter

6 December 2017
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When it comes to winter pests, there's one that you might not think too much about, and that's the raccoon. You might think that raccoons will only bother you if you happen to live in the mountains. However, that's not entirely true. They'll come down towards the foothills if they're looking for food and housing. In fact, it's not uncommon to find raccoon's foraging through the trash within city limits from time to time. Read More …