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HOW TO MAKE A HOMEMADE MOSQUITO TRAP

May 14th, 2020|Comments Off on HOW TO MAKE A HOMEMADE MOSQUITO TRAP

HOW TO MAKE A HOMEMADE MOSQUITO TRAP Standing water, shady wood and wetlands around a property are great breeding grounds for mosquitoes. As the summer sun begins, swarms of hungry insects turn a nice and

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Don’t Let Pests Take Over Your Home

October 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Don’t Let Pests Take Over Your Home

Don’t Let Pests Take Over Your Home Don’t let pests take over your home this fall and winter! We’ve rounded up our top tips to keep handy so that you can prevent pests from entering

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Secret to Increase Your Home’s Value

May 17th, 2019|Comments Off on Secret to Increase Your Home’s Value

#1 Way to Increase Your Home’s Value Bathroom Remodeling A good bathroom remodel can breathe new life into your home. Starting your day off in your dream bathroom is a great way to begin your

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How to Get Rid of Ants

April 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on How to Get Rid of ants

How to Get Rid of ants If you’ve spotted an ant in your home, you can be sure that there are many more to follow. ants are social pests and once they get into your

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How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes

March 25th, 2019|Comments Off on How to Get Rid of mosquitoes

How to Get Rid of mosquitoes We all look forward to the onset of warm weather after a long winter. What we don’t look forward to is the nagging mosquitos who threaten to ruin our

Populations of Lyme disease-carrying ticks increase across the US

January 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Populations of Lyme disease-carrying ticks increase across the US

The populations of the two species of ticks known to spread Lyme disease to humans has doubled in the past two decades, according to the Science Mag article Lyme disease-carrying ticks are now in half of

When is a “Bug” Really a Bug?

November 25th, 2015|Comments Off on When is a “Bug” Really a Bug?

We may refer to any insect as a “bug”. In the Pest Control business, we often find ourselves doing the same thing. An insect taxonomist would have a fit because only a small group (40,000

Carpenter Bees vs. Bumblebees

April 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on Carpenter Bees vs. Bumblebees

Spring is here, which means the bees are out in full force pollinating the beautiful spring flowers. Some are bumblebees and some are carpenter bees. So, what’s the difference? Most people are familiar with the

Moth Flies

April 10th, 2015|Comments Off on Moth Flies

Moth Flies, also known to many as Drain Flies, are a common household pest here in South Carolina. They are very small (less than 2mm) flies that are usually found in bathrooms and kitchens due

How to Kill Ants

February 10th, 2015|Comments Off on How to Kill ants

Fill a water bottle with one part dish soap and two parts water, then shake it up to mix the solution thoroughly. When you see a line of ants (or just one ant, for that

Is it a Water Bug, Palmetto Bug or American Cockroach?

February 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on Is it a Water Bug, Palmetto Bug or American Cockroach?

Waterbugs, Palmetto bugs and American cockroaches are common names for the same insect. It’s not unusual to find them in homes, especially in South Carolina. Like any pest, they are an annoyance and can spread

How to Kill Bed Bugs

January 30th, 2015|Comments Off on How to Kill Bed Bugs

Bedbugs are a growing problem in South Carolina and all across the United States. Greenville-Spartanburg, Myrtle Beach and Charlotte were all on this year’s list for the worst bed bug infestations. Bed bugs are not

How to Avoid Bed Bugs When Traveling

September 2nd, 2014|Comments Off on How to Avoid Bed Bugs When Traveling

When you go on vacation, the last thing you want to bring back as a souvenir is a bed bug infestation. However, that’s exactly what many travelers have been experiencing over the last couple of

The How To’s of Rodent Removal and Prevention

September 2nd, 2014|Comments Off on The How To’s of Rodent Removal and Prevention

There’s a reason why elephants are afraid of mice. The Centers for Disease Control has identified over 35 diseases spread by rodents, including some of the most deadly forms of Hepatitis, Salmonella poisoning, Meningitis, and