Favorite Midnight Snacks for Pests – How to Keep Critters Out, by Not Inviting Them In!

Favorite Midnight Snacks for Pests – How to Keep Critters Out, by Not Inviting Them In!

Everyone knows that insecticides and rat and mouse poisons are, well, poisonous. They aren’t only poisonous to the creatures they are sold to eliminate, but they are also poisonous to humans and pets. The famous phrase, “If you build it, they will come,” has an opposite phrase too, “If you don’t build it, they won’t come.” In the case of pests, you want to avoid building a Home Depot and grocery store for them.

Try these 10 Tips to Keep Animals Out of Your Garbage Today

Try these 10 Tips to Keep Animals Out of Your Garbage Today

They show up in winter, in summer, almost anytime: raccoons, cats, and other animals hunting around in your trash looking for a free meal.  Here are 10 easy tips that you can use to keep furry creatures out of your trash right now.

Planning a Vacation? Bed Bug Prevention Tips for Travelers

Planning a Vacation? Bed Bug Prevention Tips for Travelers

When you go on vacation, you look forward to coming home with a tan, photographs, memories, and maybe even a few cheesy mementos. You don’t plan on coming home with a new insect infestation, but it happens often enough that it has become an epidemic. 

Homeowner’s Guide to Handling Termites

Homeowner’s Guide to Handling Termites

Owning a home means that you are constantly vigilant against dangers to the structure and its occupants. One of the scariest discoveries a homeowner can make is a termite colony in or near the home. These little insects can literally eat you out of house and home. This guide is designed to give you a little insight into dealing with termites, getting them out of your home and keeping them out.

How to Avoid Bee Stings

How to Avoid Bee Stings

No one wants to get stung by bees.  In fact, when a bee flies near you, the initial reaction is to run away.  There are a few things you can do to keep bees and wasps at bay.

6 Ways to Keep Pesky Birds Off Your Roof

6 Ways to Keep Pesky Birds Off Your Roof

Almost everyone loves birds. Their beautiful songs and brilliant colors can be appreciated by many.  Nonetheless, when birds use your roof and attic as a nesting spot, it can be a pain in the tail feathers. Furthermore, it can even be dangerous. Bird droppings in large quantity can be a source of disease and allergens.

Bird Control: What’s the problem?

Bird Control: What’s the problem?

In most people’s minds, birds are those wonderful creatures that tweet and make the world a more pleasant place. For the most part, this is true, but in large numbers or the wrong location birds can be annoying and even dangerous.

Termite Takeover! Infographic on Termite Infestation Prevention

Termite Takeover! Infographic on Termite Infestation Prevention

Termites are one of the most common pest infestations for homes throughout the northeast. Check out this fun infographic on the

Getting a Real Christmas Tree? You May Be Inviting Pests Over For The Holidays!

Getting a Real Christmas Tree? You May Be Inviting Pests Over For The Holidays!

Your real Christmas tree has beautiful lights and shiny decorations. It might also be transporting some unwanted guests into your home, pests! While few of these insects are harmful, they are very unsightly and, well, gross.