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How to prevent a rodent infestation

It’s much easier to prevent a rodent infestation than to remove them after they’ve turned your home into their new residence. Here are a few steps homeowners can take to keep their homes rodent-free: Seal cracks and holes on the outside … Continue reading

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Earth’s Most Extreme Insects

Entomologists at the University of Florida scoured the literature to come up with a list of insects that were the coolest, fastest, largest, longest, loudest and brightest. They also chose more unusual champions: best imitator, least specific vertebrate bloodsucker and most … Continue reading

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#TBT Hulett Environmental Services

Throwback Thursday has become so popular we thought we would take part! Checkout this old T.V. spot starring Greg and John Rice. Make sure you follow us on Instagram to stay up to date with all #TBT posts Live Long … Continue reading

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How to Keep Your Home Rodent-Free This Winter

Keeping your home pest free is hard enough during the warm months when those critters have just as much interest in the outdoors as they do in the treasure trove that is your house. During the winter, when their primary … Continue reading

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Hulett Environmental provides tips to protect the home from a rodent infestation

Hulett Environmental provides tips to protect the home from a rodent infestation Rodents can contaminate food sources and serve as vectors of many diseases, such as salmonella and the potentially fatal Hantavirus. Moreover, mice and rats can cause serious structural … Continue reading

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America’s Rat Control: Infographic

America’s Rat Control: Infographic Click Below:

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Rodent Infestation Signs

Rodent Infestation Signs: Droppings. Typically left behind in kitchen cabinets and pantries, along walls, on top of wall studs or beams, near nests, and in boxes, bags, old furniture and other objects. Noises. Rodents often make scurrying sounds most often … Continue reading

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What are some precautions that homeowners can take to help prevent rodents from coming indoors?

Every year, rodents gain access to homes, causing property damage, contaminating food sources, triggering allergies and, in some cases, causing illness/disease. It is estimated that rodents infest approximately 21 million homes in the United States, each year, when the cold … Continue reading

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Rodents, bats and spiders can cause more than just a scare for homeowners

Ghosts, goblins and witches won’t be the only creatures trying to spook homeowners this Halloween. Hulett Environmental advises people to be on the lookout for real-life ghoulish pests lurking around neighborhoods, including rodents, bats and spiders. As the temperature continues … Continue reading

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Florida Rodent Control Experts

Every year, rodents gain access to homes, causing property damage, contaminating food sources, triggering allergies and, in some cases, causing illness/disease. It is estimated that rodents infest approximately 21 million homes in the United States, each year, when the cold … Continue reading

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Rodent Control Tips

It’s much easier to prevent a rodent infestation than to remove them after they’ve turned your home into their new residence. Here are a few steps homeowners can take to keep their homes rodent-free: Seal cracks and holes on the outside … Continue reading

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Hot Peppers Tested as a Rodent Deterrent

Hot Peppers Tested as a Rodent Deterrent MISSOULA, Mont. — Researchers in Montana are testing hot peppers to see if they will deter deer mice from eating grass seeds, the Helenian.com reports. Dean Pearson, a research scientist with the U.S. … Continue reading

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Winter Pest-Proofing Can Keep Rodents and Other Pests Away

Winter Pest-Proofing Can Keep Rodents and Other Pests Away NPMA Staff For many homeowners, pest proofing is a chore relegated to the warmer months of the year. But many pests gain entry into homes in the winter as they seek … Continue reading

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Rodent Control Tips

While rodents are unwelcome house guests, the real concern is that these pests can cause property damage and carry disease. Rodents such as mice and rats spread salmonella and Hantavirus by contaminating food and preparation surfaces.  They can also chew … Continue reading

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Yosemite Doubles Scope of Hantavirus Warning to 22,000

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Gambian Pouch Rats Population Rises Again In Florida Keys

HuffingtonPost.com: Gambian Pouch Rats Population Rises Again In Florida Keys Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Department of Agriculture officials are battling an invasive species in the Keys they thought they got rid of years ago: Gambian rats … Continue reading

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“Rate My Rat” Photo Contest

When you hear of a photo contest you generally think of the usual. City skylines, pets, families, insects would all fall into the category of “usual”. This particular photo contest does not fall into that “usual” category.  New York Subway … Continue reading

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Rodents & Foreclosures

How One Empty Home Can Lead to Pests for the Whole Block More than 800,000 homes across the U.S. were foreclosed in 2011, and that number is expected to climb 25 percent this year to more than 1 million homes, … Continue reading

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Rat Control

Afraid of rats? You’re not alone Afraid of rats? You’re not alone. British hip-hop super star Tinie Tempah is currently house hunting to invest in a period property, pretty simple right? Wrong. His phobia of hairy pests is forcing him to … Continue reading

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Woman Hospitalized For 17 Days After Kissing Pet Rats

Let this be a lesson to all, no kissing pet rats! FOXNews.com: Woman Hospitalized For 17 Days After Kissing Pet Rats An Australian woman who kissed and cuddled her pet rodents was admitted to the intensive care unit with rat … Continue reading

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