Heading On Vacation? 3 Ways To Avoid Sharing A Hotel Room With Bedbugs
21 July 2016
If you do a lot of traveling, you probably stay in hotels on a regular basis. Unfortunately, that means that you have plenty of opportunity to bring unwanted guests home with you. Bedbugs can be frequent guests in hotels. Taking a proactive approach will help reduce your chances of bringing bedbugs home with you. Before you unpack for your hotel stay, here are three pest control steps you should take.
Natural Ways To Rid Your Home Of Bed Bugs
6 July 2016
Nobody wants to go through the nightmare of getting bed bugs, but the reality is that your home is no more immune to the pest than another, no matter how clean you are. Bed bugs are travelers, meaning you can pick them up at a hotel, another person's apartment, or any common place where the critter is already active, leading to an infestation on your own property. Many pest control experts claim that bed bugs are the most difficult intruder to get rid of in the home, which means if you notice an infestation yourself, you need to act quickly.
Four Things You Need To Know About West Indian Drywood Termites
1 June 2016
Many types of termites can invade American homes, including West Indian drywood termites, also called cryptotermes brevis. Here are four things you need to know about West Indian drywood termites.
Where are they found?
West Indian drywood termites are thought to be native to either Peru or Chile, though they have spread far beyond their native range and are now found in subtropical and tropical regions throughout the world. In the United States, they are currently widespread in both Florida and Hawaii.
Insects That Can Damage – Or Destroy – Your Loblolly Pine Tree
20 April 2016
Loblolly pine trees are beautiful evergreens with yellow-green needles, reddish-brown scaled bark, and the classic pine shape that offers both ornamentation and shade for your yard. The loblolly thrives in even difficult soil and is fairly easy to monitor for tree diseases and damage. But another part of tree maintenance is monitoring for potential insect infestations, which may come to require the help of a tree care service or pest control service.