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Building A Home? Important Steps For Preventing Termites

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From picking a floorplan and finalizing a lender to selecting windows and paint colors for the wall, building a home can become overwhelming. While these decisions are usually considered priorities, focusing on pest prevention during the construction of your home is also necessary. Considering that termites cause an estimated $5 billion in damage each year in the United States, preventing these small pests from entering your home during and after the construction process is imperative.…

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Four Tips For Keeping Rodents Out Of Your School

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From rats to mice, rodents can quickly become a huge concern in a school. These pests can spread diseases like salmonella and staphylococcus, and they may even bite if the students interfere with them. It easier to keep rodents away than to deal with an infestation, so make sure you follow these tips to keep mice and rats away: Don’t allow clutter to accumulate. There are so many supplies in schools that it’s easy for clutter to build up.…

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Firebrats: What Should You Know About This Strange Pest?

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If you notice strange insects during the night that resemble silverfish in speed, appearance, and size, you may think you have a new species of silverfish in your home. The insects you’re seeing are firebrats. Here’s your guide to firebrats, how they invade your home, and what you can do to keep them out. What Are Firebrats? Firebrats and silverfish both belong in the bristletail family, which describes insects with appendages that look similar to three thin tails.…

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Tips For Dealing With Rats In Your Home

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Rats are a type of pest that no homeowner wants to deal with. Seeing a scurrying rat in your home can be very alarming, and it is also possible for rats to carry diseases that can pose a health hazard. Rats can reproduce very quickly, so it is important to be proactive if you suspect that there is a rat infestation in your home. Use the following tips to deal with rats in your house:…

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Termite Control Tips For Homeowners

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A termite infestation can have the potential to cause catastrophic structural damage to your house if it is not treated in a timely manner. While homeowners are often aware of the problems that termites can pose, they may not be knowledgeable about the steps for combating or preventing termites from causing this damage. Have Your Home Undergo A Termite Inspection On A Yearly Basis Termites will most often target areas of the home that are extremely difficult for you to see.…

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3 Common Spiders You May Find In Your Home

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When you think of spiders, you often think of the poisonous, frightening species. Spiders are common in the home and can be eradicated with the assistance of a pest control expert. Learning about 3 different types of spiders you are likely to see in your home can help you understand these 8-legged creatures a little better so you best know how to get rid of them. House spider As the name implies, this is a common spider found in the home that makes large cobwebs in upper corners of ceilings.…

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Signs Of a German Roach Infestation

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If you have a neighbor whose home has been invaded by German cockroaches, you may wonder whether or not the insects have also infested your house. There are signs that can indicate the presence of the pests. Here are a few of them: Empty Egg Sacs Sacs that resemble tiny brown pills may be found around the cabinet corners or other dark spaces within your kitchen or bathroom. Once empty, the light-brown sacs have a translucent appearance and are easily recognizable as a type of insect encasement.…

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Taking Care Of A Pest Problem

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If you have a pest problem in your home, you need to take action as soon as possible. The faster that you react when you find that there are pests in your home the better. There are all sorts of different pests that you can find in your home, but this article is going to focus mostly on those little creepy crawlies with an exoskeleton. Bugs can be a huge problem in a home, and sometimes you do not see them until there is a major problem.…

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How To Keep A Mouse Problem Under Control

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Mice are frustrating pests. They’re so tiny, they can wiggle through the tiniest gaps and get inside your home with ease. Once inside, they wreak havoc by shredding papers and cloth for bedding and chewing through walls to move through your home. They leave behind droppings and germs. They also cause an overpowering odor in your home when they’re present in large numbers. Needless to say, you want to get rid of mice in a hurry and keep them from coming back.…

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Two Tips To Help You Use The Right Dummy Keywords For Your Pest Control Company Website

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Whether you’ve been in business for some time and are finally getting on board with technology, or if you’re just starting up and looking to generate some new clientele, a website is a perfect way for you to advertise your pest control company. It not only opens you up to a larger audience, it also gives you a chance to showcase your professionalism and business acumen by maintaining the website on a consistent basis.…

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