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Zika Virus in Georgia?

According to the AJC and the State Department of Public Health, the first case of Zika virus in Georgia was confirmed today by Center for Disease Control and Prevention. It’s believed the affected individual contracted the virus while traveling to Columbia […]

Mouse in the House?

Think you may have a mouse in your house? Here’s how to tell and how you can get rid of him (or them!). How to Identify Mice You may be wondering if you have mice or rats. While similar, mice […]

Winter Lawn Care: Is Your Grass Prepared for Spring?

Atlanta lawn care in the winter months is almost nonexistent. This is the time of year you can sit back, relax, and forget about watering, weeding, and mowing. But don’t get too comfortable. There are things you can do now to […]

5 Ways to Prevent Pests in your Apartment

Apartment living often comes with its own pest control challenges. Here are 5 ways you prevent pests from entering or infesting your apartment. 1. Eliminate Food Sources Pests will continue to thrive in areas where food is readily available (especially roaches and […]

How to Choose a Pest Control Company

With so many exterminators to choose from, it can be overwhelming for a business or homeowner to determine which company is the best option. Here are a few things to look for when considering which pest control company is right […]

How Insulating Your Attic This Winter Can Save You Money ALL YEAR

The majority of homes we inspect do not have adequate insulation in the attic. Most often, when homes are constructed, contractors will install the minimum amount of insulation required. While minimal insulation is better than no insulation, having the proper […]

Something Stinks! The Return of the Kudzu (Stink) Bug in Georgia

Stink bugs, often called kudzu bugs, are classified as occasional invaders and usually make an appearance in the Spring in Georgia. They look similar to brown lady bugs, feed on plants (like kudzu), and give off an unpleasant smell when threatened. Because of […]

The Kissing Bug

Have you heard of the kissing bug? It may be an odd name for an insect, but this bug got its name from having a habit of feeding on the face and lips of its hosts — people. These are […]

4 Ways to Get Rid of Squirrels in the Attic

Squirrels may seem cute and harmless…until they’re seeking warmth and shelter inside your home. As the weather gets colder, it’s common for small animals like squirrels to nest in your attic, usually gaining access from gaps around your roofline, through vents, or […]

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: Prevention & Control

Bed bugs are an ongoing problem in the pest industry with no foreseeable changes in the near future. Infestation cases are on the rise and will most likely increase with the upcoming holiday season. So as your family makes plans for […]