It takes dedication to work a 14 hour day, especially if you’ve been doing it with a company for 30 years. Today was my first Technician ride-along, and I, thankfully, did not need to start the day with him at 5:00AM! When you’ve been with Ehrlich for 30 years, I guess you know the ins-and-outs [...]
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During the past year, I have not had a good night’s sleep in a hotel due to the media blast on bed bugs even though I break out my flashlight and conduct an inspection of the room before I “move” in. Last night was the exception.
From what I can tell, it almost seemed like Alfred Hitchcok’s famous thriller, “The Birds.” When the popular band Kings of Leon went on stage earlier this week to perform to a packed house in St. Louis, they were stopped by pigeons. Yes, believe it or not, pigeons. The Kings made a valiant effort, but [...]
As you may recall know, I have been battling an extremely smart mouse in my house with the help of my excellent Technician Scott. This rodent must know I work for Ehrlich because he/she has been extraordinarily difficult to remove. Here’s the story of how we finally caught it. I made hot cereal on the [...]
For years, I’ve soaked in all of this pest control wisdom about how to keep pests out of your home. I’ve kept the bushes trimmed outside, made sure all the gaps were sealed and kept a clean kitchen (as clean as you can keep with two teenagers at least.) You can only imagine my horror [...]