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Ants at My Door – Ticks in My Kitchen

I don’t really have ants at my door or ticks in my kitchen but this is a likely scenario many home and business owners will soon be contending with, if they aren’t already. While not many people are complaining about a mild winter – I mean come on, who truly missed snow removal?- the flip [...]

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Termites or Carpenter Ants?

Carpenter Ants and termites are often times mistaken for one another this time of year. It just so happens that swarmers (winged reproductives released from the colony when the colony matures) from ant and termite colonies are triggered around the same time of year, commonly by the same conditions. Moisture and the warmth of the [...]

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How To Avoid Getting Bed Bugs

Bed bugs in the news and other media is as common as the weather or sports these days. It seems everyone is weighing in on this insect menace that was absent from our lives since the 1960′s. So much has been made of the sudden resurgence of bed bugs that it seems there is no [...]

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The Nose Knows Bed Bugs

Our Rentokil North American headquarters was visited recently by our five, four-legged bed bug detection colleagues. They were the coolest kids in school (the office) that day. It dawned on me that the five bed bug experts being showered with affection as they patrolled the hallways were not just adorable, but also really good at [...]

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