Frog Repellent – How to Keep Frogs Away

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It is difficult to imagine that frogs can be considered a pest, but these important amphibians can become just that if they overrun your yard. Frogs can become pests in the following ways: Incessant croaking and noises that can disturb sleep Potentially toxic to pets The release of toxins to humans from can toads and … Read more

How to Get Rid of Carpet Beetles

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Although carpet beetles (also called carpet bugs) are not particularly dangerous to humans, an infestation of this insect can become a horrendous nuisance if your home is filled with food sources that attract carpet beetles. Getting rid of carpet beetles can be a hassle once an infestation takes hold, and sometimes a pest control professional … Read more

How to Get Rid of Assassin Bugs

How to Get Rid of Assassin Bugs

Assassin bugs (Reduviidae) and also commonly referred to as ‘kissing bugs’ is a potentially dangerous form of parasitic insect that is primarily found in wooded areas near people and other warm-blooded mammals. Assassin bugs constitute a large range of insects within their order, however, the most problematic types posing a threat to humans are always … Read more

Orkin vs. Terminix – Which is the Best Pest Control Company?

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Orkin vs. Terminix – Battle of Giants Both Orkin and Terminix are the two most widely-utilized pest control companies within the market. Both companies represent the standard for which all other pest control companies can even attempt to model their businesses around. Customers who have utilized both of these companies have expressed overwhelming satisfaction with … Read more

Orkin Pest Control Prices and Costs

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A Guide and Review To Orkin Pest Control and Prices If ever there were just one pest control company that resides in the subconscious of any home or business owner, that company is Orkin. Known around the world for impeccable customer service and scientific accuracy in the evolution of insecticide formulations, Orkin also bases its … Read more

Terminix Pest Control Prices and Payment Plans

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Guide To Terminix Pest Control & Prices Within the pest control industry, Terminix occupies a top tier position in the industry due to the company’s firm commitment to residential and business pest control needs, as well as the company’s consistently innovative approaches to pest control. Terminix pest control cost in conjunction with the Terminix guarantee … Read more

How do dog flea collars work?

Unassuming to look at, fleas can be a painful nuisance for our four-legged, furry friends. Aside from causing severe itching, skin problems and other infections, if left untreated fleas can cause your dog to become anaemic and even transmit tapeworms. And if that wasn’t enough to contend with, once they enter our homes they enjoy … Read more

Are rat bites dangerous to humans?

are rat bites dangerous to humans

In all my time working as a pest control specialist, I was fortunate enough to have never been bitten by a rat. Fleas, ants, and other nuisances yes, but never a rodent of any kind. That said, I was always aware of the risks when dealing with any wild animal, as they are often unpredictable … Read more

Is rat poison bad for dogs?

is rat poison bad for dogs

If you’re going to use rat poison in or around your home, it’s important to use extreme care — especially if you have pets or young children. Wondering is rat poison bad for dogs? The answer is definitely! Some pest control products are only harmful to specific species like insects but dogs and humans are … Read more

Who is responsible for pest control when renting? Landlord or tenant?

who is responsible for pest control when renting - landlord or tenant

  It’s always exciting when you move into a newly rented condo, apartment, or house, but what happens when you find yourself sharing it with some unwanted guests? Who’s responsibility is pest control – the landlord or the tenant? Understanding who is accountable for pest control when renting is a common problem for both tenants … Read more

Is Rat Poison Legal in California? Guide to Legal Rodenticides

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Which poisons are legal to use in California? As of today, any rodenticides containing brodifacoum, bromadiolone, difethialone, or difenacoum are prohibited for general use in the State of California, with the exception of licensed pest control experts. Use of these toxins within state parks, wildlife and conservation areas are forbidden unless carried out for agricultural … Read more