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10 Ways to Get Rid of Pests

In addition to routine, professional pest control, here are 10 ways you can get rid of bugs. 1. Go around the exterior of your home and seal up any areas where insects could enter your home.  Check around windows, doors, plumbing entrances, fan vents, […]

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Atlanta Named Top Mosquito City in 2015

This weekend marks the official start of summer and Memorial Day. It’s a great time to honor those that have served our country and enjoy a long weekend with friends and family. Summer-goers beware, though. Atlanta was recently “awarded” the top mosquito […]

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Common Spiders: Poisonous or Painful?

Are the spiders you commonly encounter around your home harmful or harmless? Keep reading to find out which ones you should avoid. Brown Recluse Spider Venom toxicity – the brown recluse venom can cause significant injury with tissue loss and […]

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5 Ways to Get Rid of Millipedes

Did you know that a millipede isn’t an insect at all?!  They are arthropods that feed on dead and decaying plant matter.  Millipedes overwinter in homes which means they enter when the temperatures drop and come out when the temperatures […]

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What You Need to Know About Swarming Termites

What are Swarming Termites? Termite swarmers, often mistaken for winged ants, are most active during the Spring months, when they fly away from their colony to reproduce. They’re attracted to bright, light areas and often seen around doors and windows […]

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Carpenter Bees Are Back

Spring brings warm weather and new plant life that has been missing all winter. Unfortunately, that means the reappearance of several pests, including the carpenter bee. They are large and awkward looking. They also have the tendency to hover in […]

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The Buzz on Bees

Bees are busy this time of year. While a lot of the common bees you’re likely to encounter around your home and outdoors this summer are harmless, some are stinging insects will attack if threatened, and cause severe allergic reactions in […]

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Mosquito Control: How to Prevent Mosquito Bites this Summer

Are you a mosquito magnet? Do you live in a warm humid climate? Do you have children and pets that love to enjoy time outside during the summer? If you answered yes to any of these questions, keep reading. Mosquitoes […]

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10 Common Pest Fun Facts

While we don’t usually consider anything about bugs to be fun, there are unique and interesting facts about common household pests that may intrigue you. 1. Termites are the only social insects that don’t have complete metamorphosis (what butterflies and […]

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5 Ways to Get Rid of Ants

Ants are back! But did they ever really go away? Ants are a year-round pest nuisance but appear in homes more often certain times of the year. In the south, early spring is one of those times. Why? They’re in […]

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