July 27, 2020
Bed bugs are something that many of us think of when watching a movie about kids at camp or something that could be fictional. In reality, everyone is at risk for bed bugs, whether they have a clean home or not. Just like lice, bed bugs can be transferred easily from materials, and they are tough to tackle.
July 13, 2020
Eating out has always been a favorite American pastime and now that phase two is in place throughout North Carolina, you may be already open or are working toward opening your restaurant under the new social distancing guidelines. While it's important to follow the new rules regarding social distancing put in place through the North Carolina Health and Human Services guidelines, don't forget to think about pest control.
June 29, 2020
Usually, when you inspect a new house, you check for water damage, the foundation, the roof, and other repairs that you will have to make. One thing people often overlook when inspecting a house they will potentially buy is pests. Infestations of termites, roaches, ants, or even bedbugs are not always apparent and require a closer look.
June 15, 2020
Just the mention of the word “cockroach” makes most people’s skin crawl. These indoor pests are tough to get rid of once they get inside your home and can cause allergies and carry diseases. Although you may never want to see one of these insects in your home, it’s hard to deny how fascinating these creatures are.
May 25, 2020
Several types of wood-destroying insects can invade your home in North Carolina, but none are as destructive as termites. Each year, termites cause over a billion […]
May 18, 2020
Spring is here, and it won’t be long now before we are swatting at annoying mosquitos in our yard. With mosquito season around the corner, it’s […]
April 27, 2020
There are thousands upon thousands of species of insects that call North Carolina home. Some are annoying, some are scary, and some are just downright dangerous. […]
April 20, 2020
With spring returning, all of the creepy crawlies are starting to wake up here in North Carolina. Getting control of the pests as early in the […]
March 31, 2020
As temperatures across North Carolina rise this spring, the grass and trees aren’t the only things waking up. Pests of all shapes and sizes become active in the spring as well. Without the proper strategy, those pests may find their way into your home. Here are a few spring indoor pest control tips to help prevent an early infestation.
March 23, 2020
Here in South Carolina, spring is almost in full swing. That means people are going to start planting their gardens and tending to their lawns again. At the same time, pests are returning in droves. So, what if you could plant your garden, tend to the lawn, and protect your property from pests all at the same time? That’s where pest-repelling plants come in. By adding pest-repelling plants to your garden, landscape, and around entrances to your home, you’ll be naturally preventing pests for months to come. Here are a few of the best pest-repelling plants to plant in your South Carolina garden and lawn this year.
February 24, 2020
During the fall and winter, rodents in North and South Carolina go on the hunt for warmer, more hospitable homes. They need a steady supply of food and water along with protection from the elements and dangerous predators. Unfortunately, a home or lawn can be the perfect place for overwintering rodents. When it comes to rodent control, the best strategy is prevention. Here are a few tips on winter rodent prevention.
February 10, 2020
We all know how annoying pests can be once they find their way into our homes. They cause structural damage, get into our food, and can be difficult to remove. Most pests are pretty manageable, but some are downright terrible. Here are the five worst pests to find in your home and what to do if you spot them.