Monthly Archives: June 2012

Beware of Summer Pests

What are some examples of summer pests? There are many different types of summer pests although some of the most prominent home invaders include ants, cockroaches, and termites.  Of course outdoors will bring us a different set of pests – … Continue reading

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HuffingtonPost.com: Man’s Best Friend has Become a Bed Bug’s Worst Enemy

HuffingtonPost.com: Man’s Best Friend has Become a Bed Bug’s Worst Enemy Since the pesky little critters known as bedbugs are infesting homes, offices, and hotels from New York to California, detection has become more and more difficult. However, there are … Continue reading

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Everyday Bed Bug Prevention Tips

Everyday Bed Bug Prevention Tips It is important to be aware of ways to prevent bed bugs in your everyday life. Here are some tips to keep in mind: Vacuum suitcases after returning from a vacation. Check your sheets for … Continue reading

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Prevent fleas and ticks

The National Pest Management Association, a nonprofit organization committed to the protection of public health, food and property from household pests, offers these tips to help prevent fleas and ticks: Check pets frequently for fleas and flea dirt. Be aware … Continue reading

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Bed Bug Education for School Maintenance

American School & University: Bed Bug Education for School Maintenance Tips for preventing and treating bed bugs in school and university settings. By Missy Henriksen, NPMA Bed bugs are a growing problem, not only in homes and hotels, but also … Continue reading

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Pest World Contest

SUBMIT a photo or video of your reaction to seeing a bug for a chance to win an amusement park trip valued at $4,000! http://t.co/zcntpSYY via www.pestworld.org

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Mitigating the Downside to Summer Fun

Mitigating the Downside to Summer Fun Hurray – summer is finally here! This is a glorious time of long hours of sun and warmth, walks and hikes, swimming, camping and barbecues. There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors. But … Continue reading

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Mosquito Season Is Here — How Bad Will it Get?

Mosquito Season Is Here — How Bad Will it Get? FAIRFAX, Va., Jun 18, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Summer has barely begun but it’s likely many people have already encountered one of the season’s most ubiquitous pests — the mosquito. … Continue reading

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Bee Swarm Unleashed in Pasco Garage

MyFOXTampaBay.com: Bee Swarm Unleashed in Pasco Garage PORT RICHEY – A swarm of bees has been causing some big problems for a family in Port Richey. They made the discovery while cleaning out the garage and they’re having a devil … Continue reading

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Ticks and Fleas Pose a Threat to Family Pets

Ticks and Fleas Pose a Threat to Family Pets The National Pest Management Association Offers Tips to Protect Dogs and Cats from Pests Fairfax, VA (May 23, 2012) – As the weather warms everyone is spending more time outdoors, including … Continue reading

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Bed bugs found in Lincoln hotel

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Image Gallery: Ants of the World

Image Gallery: Ants of the World LiveScience Staff

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OrlandoSentinel.com: Much Needed Rain Brings Blooms – and Tiny Bloodsuckers

OrlandoSentinel.com: Much Needed Rain Brings Blooms – and Tiny Bloodsuckers Recent storms have brought much needed rain to Central Florida. But along with greener lawns and springtime blooms come the unwelcome mass of mosquitoes. Mosquito control authorities in Orange and … Continue reading

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Hulett Environmental Services ~ Termite Control

Family owned and operated for over 40 years, Hulett provides the friendly, personalized service you expect from a family business while still remaining the leader in the latest pest prevention and control technology. Our services are available all over the … Continue reading

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Trivia: How much do you REALLY know about fertilizing your lawn?

Trivia: How much do you REALLY know about fertilizing your lawn? Your lawn and garden gets hungry too! Fertilizer provides the ideal food to your lawn but many don’t know when or how often it should be done. How fertilizer … Continue reading

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Experts Warn of Mosquito Population Explosion

MyFOXOrlando.com: Experts Warn of Mosquito Population Explosion ORANGE COUNTY, FL - Perhaps the biggest obstacle to enjoying the outdoors in Florida in the summer is dealing with all the mosquitoes, and this year, several southern states are issuing warnings about the … Continue reading

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Bed Bug Frequently Asked Questions

Bed Bug Frequently Asked Questions Has there really been a resurgence in bedbugs in the U.S. and how do you know? Where have you been finding the bedbugs? What states have been affected? Why are bedbugs so hard to treat? … Continue reading

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Bed Bugs Avoid Blood with Higher Alcohol Content, Study Suggests

HuffingtonPost.com: Bed Bugs Avoid Blood with Higher Alcohol Content, Study Suggests The common bed bug mainly survives on human blood, but what happens when that human has upped his or her blood alcohol content with a few glasses of a … Continue reading

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Guest Post on Chinch Bugs

If you’re reading this, chances are you have a Chinch Bug problem and for that I am sorry. They are not fun and getting rid of chinch bugs might seem like an overwhelming task. However, there are a few known … Continue reading

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