Termite season in New York may peak in the spring, but these destructive pests are a year-round concern for homeowners, destroying wood 24 hours of the day, 365 days of the year. Unfortunately, if your home does end up with termite activity, damages are typically not covered by homeowners’ insurance. For this reason, early identification […]Read More
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The Fourth of July is a day for celebrating with food, fireworks, family, and friends—not pests! Because of the nature of the holiday, though, falling in the middle of summer when many pests are more active, along with enticing cookout crumbs, it’s possible pests will try to crash your holiday celebration! To help you make […]Read More
Summer is underway and to make the most of all this season’s outdoor barbecues, days by the pool, and even just enjoying some good old fashioned indoor air conditioning, you’ll want to make sure summer pests don’t have the opportunity to ruin your fun! Throughout the summer, pests like ants, cockroaches, termites, wasps, and rodents, […]Read More
For New York homeowners, stinging insects like wasps may seem like an inevitable pest issue that must be endured each summer. With the right knowledge, however, it is possible to prevent wasps and other stinging insects from taking over your yard this summer. We’re breaking down the wasps to look for, what attracts them, and […]Read More
Stinging insects are some of the most active pests in New York during the summer; coincidentally, their stings are also responsible for sending thousands of people to the emergency room each year. Here’s a breakdown of some of the most common insects that sting and how you can prevent and eliminate them from your yard. […]Read More
We recently covered the most common signs of termite damage, and this week, we’re following up with specific information on the top 6 places you may find termite damage in your home. Termite damage is one of the most costly issues for New York homeowners, and often it’s due to the fact that termites are […]Read More
As we covered a couple of weeks ago, spiders are undoubtedly one of the more frightening pests many New York homeowners call us about. Whether it is their eight legs, the abundance of eyes some species like the jumping spider have, or their erratic movements, many people agree that spiders are not welcome inside their […]Read More
In the pest control industry, we hear a lot of myths pertaining to some of the most common household pests in New York. Knowing fact versus fiction when it comes to pests is key in knocking them out for good, so read on for the truth about 5 common pest control myths to better protect […]Read More
For a lot of people, seeing a spider inside their home is one of the scariest pest situations to end up in. Whether it’s their eight legs, unpredictable movements, beady eyes, or an ingrained fear that can’t quite be explained, it’s no surprise that spiders bring out an intense fear known as arachnophobia in an […]Read More
There are two ant species in New York that homeowners battle in their homes, each with its own unique set of challenges and risks to you and your family. Whether you’re dealing with what seems to be a minor pest issue in the house or a major ant infestation, understanding which type of ants you’re […]Read More
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