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 the spring, summer, fall and winter... 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.

NJ Residential Pest Control Tips

NJ Residential Pest Control Tips

Pests and rodents are a nuisance and they can severely affect your health and the health of your family. Bug and insect prevention is critical in protecting homes, businesses, schools and other places where people live, work and play. Make sure you are keeping routine maintenance and never hesitate to call Anchor Pest Control during the early stages of a pest problem.

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.

Are the Mosquitos getting too friendly? Here are some tips to keep them away from your home.

Are the Mosquitos getting too friendly? Here are some tips to keep them away from your home.

Mosquitoes are small insects found everywhere in the world except the very extreme North and South Poles. They are flying insects that are often described as the most annoying and dangerous creatures on the planet.

How to Tell if You Have a Termite Infestation

How to Tell if You Have a Termite Infestation

Termites are the worst nightmare for many homeowners. It’s unsettling to know that many bugs are lurking around in your home, let alone when you realize that they have the potential to damage prized furniture and household features. In the worst case scenario, termites could even create critical structural damage to the wooden section of your home, creating a possible safety concern. Do you think there might be termites in your home? Read on to learn about four signs of termite infestation and find out.

Have a Garden? Check out these Plants that can Help Control Pests

Have a Garden? Check out these Plants that can Help Control Pests

It’s true; there are plants that can help keep pests at bay. Many people know that marigolds can keep deer out, but there are plants that can keep out everything from ants to rabbits.

Don’t let the bugs bite… But when you’re bit, this is what you should do.

Don’t let the bugs bite… But when you’re bit, this is what you should do.

It’s is part of being human, but it’s so annoying: getting bit by insects. Of course, the most common is a mosquito bite, but there are thousands of little bugs in the world that want a piece of you or want some peace from you. Here are some of the most common bug bites identified by what the bites probably look like.

What You Need to Know if You See a Raccoon During Daylight

What You Need to Know if You See a Raccoon During Daylight

There is a tradition that if you see a raccoon during daylight hours, it has rabies. This makes sense because everyone knows that raccoons are nocturnal creatures. Nonetheless, it is not necessarily true.

Winter Preparation Pest Control Checklist

Winter Preparation Pest Control Checklist

Winter is here and everyone is heading into the house for warmth and delicious meals, even the bugs and rodents in your area. Before you settle down for a cup of hot cocoa and a great movie, take the time to secure your house against uninvited squatters that will enter your house to eat your food and generally make everyone uncomfortable.

5 Pest Control Products Every Home Should Have on Hand

5 Pest Control Products Every Home Should Have on Hand

The worst part about household pests such as ants, roaches, and mice, is that they can show up at any time. There is no warning. Very often, their presence has nothing to do with anything that you can control. While your proximity to woods for example, may make it more likely for pests to invade your home, sometimes even location doesn’t matter.  These pests are looking to get out of the harsh environment outdoors and into the comfort of your home. It can be very important to be prepared for this eventuality. There are some great over-the-counter products that can help to keep a minor infestation from turning into a major problem.