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Link to the blogpost: Rain & The Bugs It Brings
With pollen season in full swing, the rain is more than welcome in order to get some relief. However, when the rain has decided to overstay its welcome, it can lead to unwelcome visitors in your home and pests that...
Link to the blogpost: Mosquitoes In The South
The South is known for many things like warm weather, sweet tea, and southern hospitality. Unfortunately, the south is also known for another thing – mosquitoes! Mosquitoes thrive in warm, humid climates like we have here in the southern United...
Link to the blogpost: Pollinators: Friendly Foes
Pollination is when pollen grains are transferred from one flower to another. Pollination allows plants to produce seeds which is how they reproduce. Pollinators are animals and insects that are responsible for helping with the pollination of over 80% of...
Link to the blogpost: Northwest Exterminating’s Good Deed Team Participates in “From Hunger to Hope” Initiative with Feed My Starving Children in Gwinnett
The Northwest team came together on March 8th and 9th to support the “From Hunger to Hope” initiative with Feed My Starving Children (FMSC)! Northwest packed over 3,000 meals, which will be provided to children across the world to help...
Link to the blogpost: Caring For Your Lawn After Heavy Rains
You know how the saying goes … April showers bring May flowers. As we move into April and those heavy spring rains, one thing that takes a beating is your lawn. Grass can’t survive much longer than 4 days once...
Link to the blogpost: Ant Prevention In Your Home And Yard
Ants have been named the #1 nuisance pest in the United States. Ants are social insects that live in colonies. They enter our homes looking for food and shelter. Ants primarily look for foods that are sugary and sweet or...
Link to the blogpost: How Do I Find Out If I Have Termites?
Here in the south, nothing causes terror or fear more than the word, termite. Termites cause more than $5 million dollars in property damage throughout the United States. And what’s worse, most damage is not covered by homeowner’s insurances policies....
Link to the blogpost: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Names Northwest Exterminating a Winner of the Atlanta 2018 Top Workplaces Award
Northwest Exterminating has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. The anonymous survey measures aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution and connection,...
Link to the blogpost: Swarm Season – Termites Vs Flying Ants
The change of season from winter to spring brings warm weather, sunshine, and … bugs! This is the time of year when many pests emerge from overwintering and begin the mating process. Spring is also known as swarm season –...
Link to the blogpost: Mosquito Prevention – How Does A Mosquito Reduction Program Work?
The best approach to controlling mosquitoes takes advantage of every life stage of a mosquito. This approach is known as an Integrated Pest Management approach (IPM). IPM employs a variety of different pest management techniques with an emphasis on pest...