Within every ant colony are thousands, or even millions, of ants. One of these ants is in charge of the entire colony and is responsible for its survival — this is the queen. But what happens to rest of the colony if the queen ant dies? Why is the Queen So Important? Every colony of […]Read More
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When it comes to your home, the worst thing you can do is neglect it by failing to provide it with necessary maintenance. The plumbing, electrical, and HVAC systems all need annual services and repairs from time to time. Not to mention landscaping, roofing, and all of the other parts of your home that need […]Read More
Cockroaches are some of the ugliest, dirtiest, and creepiest pests you’ll ever lay eyes on. Unfortunately, these disgusting pests can sneak into your home (or business) and make your place their own home. If you’ve been finding the warning signs of cockroaches or you’ve seen one scurrying along, you may want to check these common […]Read More
Ants are one of the worst nuisance pests you can have in your home. Why? Because there’s always too many to count when an infestation occurs. But the real questions is: “Why is it that ants always find crumbs and spills before you do?” Colonies Send a Scout Team to Look for Food Ants don’t […]Read More
Having your closest friends and family members over for an evening of food, drinks, music, and good conversation can be some of the best (and most relaxing) times of your life! When the party ends, your emotional levels are at an all-time high, but then you realize one important oversight — now you have to […]Read More
Heading over to your parents’ house can be a regular occurrence. Whether it’s for dinner, to help them with a task, or just to drop by to say hello. But the last few times you’ve gone to their home, have you noticed pests inside of the house? Ants, roaches, beetles, mice, and many other pests […]Read More
“Oh my, what kind of ugly bug is that!?” That’s usually the reaction most people have when they see an earwig in their home. But how did such an ugly bug get into your home? We’re glad you asked… The Weather Conditions in Your Home Are Better Earwigs like to live in a warm and […]Read More
When was the last time you looked up at the lighting fixtures hanging from your ceiling? Like anything else in your home, these fixtures need to be cleaned. Because over time, they’ll become covered in and filled with dust, hair, debris, and — bugs! Why Are There Bugs in My Light Fixtures? In order for […]Read More
The quick and easy answer to this question is… YES! Before you start running for the hills, we want to explain that bats aren’t as bad as they’re portrayed in the movies. Most of the time they’re just looking for a place to live and something to eat (which is not you or your blood). […]Read More
Nothing is more annoying than waking up to the sound of a woodpecker hammering away at the side of your home. Not only can they disturb your beauty sleep, they can drill holes into your house, deck, and neighboring trees as they look for insects to eat. When woodpeckers find a location they like, they […]Read More
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Founded in 1980, IFMA is the world's largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 104 countries.
This diverse membership participates in focused component groups equipped to address their unique situations by region (133 chapters), industry (15 councils) and areas of interest (six communities). Together they manage more than 78 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than US$526 billion in products and services.
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The National Pest Management Association (NPMA), a non-profit organization with more than 7,000 members from around the world, was established in 1933 to support the pest management industry's commitment to the protection of public health, food and property. This commitment is reflected both in the continuing education of pest management professionals and the dissemination of timely information to homeowners and businesses.
The NYPMA is The Voice for pest management companies all throughout New York State. Becoming a member could be one of the best possible investments you’ll ever make for your business. Not only will you have the backing of the New York Pest Management Association behind your company, but you’ll also get listed locally within our directory. This is a big plus for consumers or businesses looking for a legitimate pest management provider they can trust.
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AA++ in all respects. Contract treatments are effective (mice, termites & insects). Office staff informative but most of all, the field technicians are without exception, professional, personable and polite.Rick T. Glen Cove, NY Read All Reviews
First time used it. Dealt with mice, bees and ants. Very good experience. The technician was patient and explains to me everything he did.Chao C. Manhasset, NY Read All Reviews
We have had a contract with Knockout Pest Control for 9 years. They have been highly responsive when we have needed them. It's worth the money.Gina L. Long Beach, NY Read All Reviews
The gentleman arrived on time was super nice took the time to explain the service which was provided and left in a timely manner. I will use again.Dame F. Uniondale, NY Read All Reviews
I have been using Knockout Pest Control for almost one year now. They are consistently knowledgeable, on time, and overall provide excellent customer service. I appreciate the 30 minute advance call prior to a service visit immensely given our busy schedules. They will return until the issue is resolved or prophylactically as requested. I highly recommend this company.Alexa K. Pelham, NY Read All Reviews