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Few things are quite as irritating as settling in on your patio or deck with a good book on a cool summer's evening and getting attacked by mosquitoes and other insects. Eliminating pests inside your home is oftentimes simple, but getting rid of the exterior pests can be a bit more complicated since they can come from so many places. Our blog will show you how to control exterior pests and even a few tips for keeping your home pest-free. We hope that the information that we have provided here will help you relax when you want to without having to deal with insects, rodents and other pests.

Mice In The House: Catch Them Live, Or Make Them Explode?

There are about four different approaches to mice extermination. Some of them are very humane, if you are an animal lover, while others are a little more gruesome. When you are trying to decide which exterminator's services to use, like PermaTreat Pest & Termite Control, and which approach you want to use, it helps to know what these approaches/methods are so that you can feel good about your decisions. The Live Trap Read More 

Travel a Lot? 3 Steps to Prevent Bedbug Infestations

If you spend a lot of time in hotels, you run risk of carrying bedbugs home with you. Unfortunately, bedbugs have infested many popular hotels. One way to protect yourself against possible bedbug infestation is to check with an online bedbug registry before making your reservations. This will reduce your chances of checking into a hotel that's had a recent outbreak. In addition to monitoring where you stay when you travel, here are some simple steps you can take to keep them out of your home. Read More 

Small Business Owner Tips For Dealing With Bed Bug Infestations

Although previously associated only with hotels and homes, bed bugs are a common problem for businesses of all kinds now. Even in traditional office space, employees or customers can carry bed bugs into the building. Once they settle in, they can reproduce quickly and become a nuisance. Here are some things you should know to help you spot and deal with bed bugs in your office space. Know How To Identify Them Read More 

Three Things You Need To Know About Bark Scorpions

There are many types of scorpions in the deserts of the southwestern United States, including bark scorpions. Here are three things you need to know about bark scorpions. What do bark scorpions look like? Bark scorpions are yellowish-brown, and this light color helps them blend into desert environments. They can get as large as three inches long; this measurement includes their long tails. Their bodies are flat, and they hold themselves low to the ground. Read More 

Three Ways To Keep Opossums From Moving In

Opossums—also called possums—are rodent-like marsupials that are found throughout the eastern half of the United States. These scavengers will raid your garbage cans and even take up residence inside your attic or walls. Here are three ways to keep these smelly creatures from moving in. Get rid of debris on your property Debris on your property provides a hiding place for insects like beetles and ants, as well as larger pests like mice or moles. Read More