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Dragonfly

        Our technician Steve Antoni sent this photo of a dragonfly hitching a ride on his pants. What an incredibly pretty insect. They are also beneficial because they eat mosquitoes.

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Dragonfly

Our technician Steve Antoni sent this photo of a dragonfly hitching a ride on his pants. What an incredibly pretty insect. They are also beneficial because they eat mosquitoes.

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Fleas

      Fleas are a pest you will find indoors and out in your yard. They hop on and hitch a ride feeding on the blood of your pet. Once fed, the flea will lay hundreds of eggs (50 … Continue reading

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Carpenter Ant with Egg

Thanks to Steve Antoni for this cool photo he took of a Carpenter Ant moving the eggs from one nest to start another. It isn’t something you see every day. If you are seeing ants, call today 1-800-649-9992.

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Pest Alert: Roaches- But not the Bad Ones!

PEST ALERT: Every year we have panicked people come in worried sick because they have found a cockroach in the house. Surprisingly enough, there are types of cockroaches that are not a threat to the home. The two most popular … Continue reading

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Our Office Will Be Closed July 4th!

Our Office Will Be Closed Tuesday July 4th. Have a Safe and Happy 4th of July!     

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Before you go on vacation, be aware of bed bugs!

Before booking a hotel room, you may want to read user reviews of the hotel and because nowadays guests who’ve had bad experiences with bugs report them online. Keep in mind that a report about one hotel does not mean the issue wasn’t isolated to … Continue reading

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Save Your Lawn!

Hydretain: This safe organic application applied prior to drought will reduce the amount of water needed to properly support the plants growth. This is not a wetting agent. It is an organic humectant that pulls moisture to the root hair and  becomes … Continue reading

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Happy Early Birthday to Donna White!

Wishing our Scheduling Supervisor a very Happy Birthday (one day early)! We hope you enjoy your special day.

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Carpenter Ant Facts

Carpenter Ant Facts Carpenter ants can go without food for six (6) months, but will eat each other to survive. Many nests are found in trees outdoors. They will normally attack a dead limb first but can eventually weaken the … Continue reading

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