Warm weather is becoming more of a regular thing here in the New York area, and we’re loving it! However, with all good comes some bad — we’re talking about spring and summertime pests. Many of the most annoying warm weather pests have a knack for swarming a person if they’re covered in a particular […]Read More
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Take a look at your home. Is it filled with stacks of magazines, mail, and paper? Boxes of junk scattered throughout the floor? Rooms filled with items you haven’t used in years? If so, your chances of harboring a pest infestation greatly increase. However, if you take the time to reduce clutter in your home, […]Read More
When you see a group of fireflies lighting up as the sun sets, it truly is a remarkable sight to see. Even though this insect is a staple in cartoons and movies, how much do you really know about them? Chances are not much, and we’ll bet that you’re dying to know how they’re able […]Read More
Termites are one of the most destructive forces in the New York metro area. A home or building that is not protected is just waiting for an invasion. “At one time or another, almost every building in the area gets termites — it’s a matter of when,” said Arthur Katz, President of Knockout Pest Control. […]Read More
Butterflies are some of the most beautiful creatures on this planet. Many different species have colors you don’t normally see in nature. But have you ever wondered why so many different butterflies have such exotic colors and patterns? What Do the Colors and Patterns Do? Many things in nature exist for a reason rather than […]Read More
No more running to and from your car. No more heavy jackets. And no more snow! The warm weather is finally making its way toward New York and we couldn’t be more excited! Do you know what else is making its way back into our lives? Warm weather pests. They’re coming out of hiding and […]Read More
Have you ever heard of clover mites? No, not the huge monster from the successful movie… We’re talking about the small pest that can invade your home during the springtime! If you haven’t, then you should — and we’re here to tell you about them. Quick Facts About Clover Mites Dark reddish-brown color Smaller than […]Read More
Rats and NYC go together like popcorn and the movies, peanut butter and jelly, spaghetti and meatballs… you get what we mean! They’re a world famous pairing (even though we wish they weren’t). For those living in New York City and the surrounding metro area, rats are a real issue that you must worry about. […]Read More
With springtime allergies in full swing, you and some of your family members are probably sneezing up a storm. (Bless you if you happen to sneeze while you’re reading this blog.) Pollen is your worst enemy this time of the year, but there could be another reason for your runny nose and watery eyes — […]Read More
What we’re about to explain to you is like a war movie — but with ants! There are over 12,000 species of ants scattered all throughout the world, but there’s one species that looks out for one another on the battlefield — Megaponera analis. After hearing this crazy explanation, you’ll think of ants in a […]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.
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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.
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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