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Why Are There Earwigs in My House?

Posted on August 13th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

“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 […]

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Are There Dead Bugs in Your Ceiling Light Fixtures?

Posted on August 9th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

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 […]

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Are There Bats in New York?

Posted on August 6th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

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). […]

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How to Deal With Woodpeckers

Posted on July 23rd, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

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 […]

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What Happens When You Purge Your Home of Old Junk

Posted on July 13th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

  Clearing your home of clutter and junk isn’t just the key for a happy home — it’s the key to a pest-free home too! This is what happens when you take the time to live a more minimalist lifestyle… Clutter-Free is the Key to Being Pest-Free A large majority of pests LOVE clutter. For […]

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Does Your Home Have Rolly-Pollies?

Posted on July 10th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

You’ve heard the name. You’ve seen the bug. But the question remains… “Does my home have rolly-pollies in it?” What Do Rolly-Pollies Look Like? You’ll know immediately when you see rolly-pollies because of their blue-grey, multi-plated shells. The reason they have these shells is that they’re actually crustaceans, not insects. If you find one walking […]

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How to Deal With Fruit Flies in Your Garden

Posted on June 27th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

Nothing is sweeter than taking a bite out of a piece of homegrown fruit right from your own backyard garden! Unfortunately, there are many different wild animals and pests that also want to take bites of your delicious fruit. Of these many pests, fruit flies are some of the worst and it’s important to know […]

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What You NEED to Do Before You Go on Vacation

Posted on June 25th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

FINALLY! The moment you’ve been waiting for all year… You’re about to leave for vacation! Whether you have a few days or just an afternoon before you leave, make sure you check off everything on your to-do list. Otherwise, you could return to madness when you open your home’s front door. Are All of Your […]

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Stinging Insects You Should Worry About This Summer

Posted on June 21st, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

Do you remember the last time you were stung by an insect? We’re sure you do… because we bet it was painful! In order to avoid being stung this summer, you’ll need to know what your threats are and how aggressive they can be. 1) Yellowjackets Contrary to popular belief, yellowjackets aren’t as vicious as […]

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How Overgrown Vegetation Can Lead to a Pest Infestation

Posted on June 13th, 2018 by Knockout Pest Control

Are you the type of person that dreads mowing the lawn, pulling weeds, and trimming down plants on your property? (We don’t blame you… it’s a lot of work!) But as much work as maintaining your property can be, it can help keep pests away from your home AND out of your home. Overgrown Vegetation […]

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IFMA

Founded in 1980, IFMA is the world's largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 10​4 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.

BOMA

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 91 BOMA U.S. associations and 18 international affiliates. Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types including nearly 10.5 billion square feet of U.S. office space that supports 1.7 million jobs and contributes $234.9 billion to the U.S. GDP.

NPMA

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.

NYPMA

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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GreenPro, the world’s largest and most credible green certification program for pest management professionals, recognizes companies within our industry that are committed to providing commercial and residential customers with reduced risk, comprehensive, and effective pest control services.

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