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Types of Termites: Identification and Facts

Different Types of TermitesOnce a clear distinction has been made between a winged ant and a termite, the type of termite present should be identified in order to help select the best course of action. Quick NavigationDifferent Types of Termites1. Dampwood Termites2. Drywood Termites3. Formosan4. Subterranean​5. Conehead​6. Queen1. Dampwood TermitesImage Credit: LynetteDampwood termites do not […]

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Cockroaches vs Waterbugs vs Palmetto Bugs

We hear about cockroaches all the time. They are used to denote filth and sometimes horror in film, such as in the movie “They Nest”. This fear, however, is misplaced. Cockroaches can be pesky, sure, but there’s no reason to stress when most any infestation could be handled by a local pest control company. There […]

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American Cockroaches

If you hate American cockroaches, don’t worry. You’re definitely not alone. Not only are these pests extremely disgusting, particularly in terms of their ability to carry or create disease, but also in terms of their ability to breed and spread like crazy.To put it another way: If you see one American cockroach in your home, […]

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German Cockroaches: How To Get Rid Of Them

​Extremely well known and extremely durable, German cockroaches can proliferate just about anywhere. Furthermore, they can cause a lot of problems for homeowners, renters, guests, or even business owners. Even if you don’t find yourself dealing with German cockroaches in the present, a little information can certainly go a long way with these creatures.Learning how […]

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Easy Ways To Kill Roaches In Your Car

No one likes to think about this, but human beings and cockroaches actually have two crucial needs in common. Both species need food and water to survive. Keeping this in mind, it’s important to remember that just about any space with potential/existing access points can become a haven for cockroaches. We know this to be […]

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26 Facts About Roaches That You Need To Know

What is the most disturbing and annoying existence in each household around the world? Well, mostly depends on where you live, but everyone will agree that cockroaches are one of the most hated species around us. They are the uninvited “guests” that will not leave. But why are they so hated? Even the song “La […]

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Keep Cockroaches Out of Your Home

Do you know that cockroaches are one of the oldest insects who invaded the Earth along with dinosaurs? That is right, these terrible insects managed to adjust to the weather conditions and getting rid of them will not be so easy. It can be a real challenge for many homeowners since they can consume almost […]

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10 Killer Home Remedies For Roaches

The presence of cockroaches in your home can be problematic for a number of reasons. It can dramatically damage your resale value. It can wreak havoc with your kitchen and other spaces. You can even find yourself stuck with numerous expensive repairs. Furthermore, cockroaches can hang around for years, causing problems, unless you take dramatic […]

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5 Different Types of Roaches

There are tons of varieties of cockroaches. Much more than we’d like to admit. And a lot of us would rather pretend that none of them exist. Unfortunately for us, they do. How many? Well. If you wanna get technical about it, there are about 4,500 different species of cockroaches. Yikes. But only around 30 […]

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7 Definite Signs of a Cockroach Infestation

​There are few insects​ in the world that will illicit such a strong response as the mention of cockroaches​. There is surely no other insect one would want taking up residence in their home than a cockroach. Unfortunately, cockroaches are not solitary insects. If you spot one, it is more than likely​, if not altogether […]

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How to Get Rid of Cockroaches

Seen in popular TV shows and movies, cockroaches typically leave a bad impression on homeowners and renters around the world. When you start to notice more cockroaches in your dwelling, it puts you in a position to where you want to get rid of them as soon as possible. The problem is that these critters […]

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Termite Treatment – Eco Friendly Ways To Kill Termites

Let’s face it: No one likes termites. This is the kind of household pest that can negatively impact just about anyone. One of the worst things about termite infestations is that they can happen in hardly any time at all. Worse yet, if you don’t know what to look for, you can find yourself with […]

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How To Get Rid Of Silverfish Every Time

The name silverfish strikes some as a bit misleading. However, when you consider what a silverfish is, the name starts to make a little more sense. Silverfish tend to feature an exterior that could be best described as silver/light gray and blue (1). When you add visual flair to the sometimes unsettling, fish-like movements the […]

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9 Bugs That Look Like Bed Bugs

Due to the recent increase in bed bug infestations, waking up to find a bug in your bedroom can cause loads of anxiety and worry. Before you start resorting to desperate measures, take some time to learn to recognize bed bugs and common bed bug imposters.Bed Bugs​Bed bugs are small, brownish-red insects that feed on […]

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Natural Treatments to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are an extremely common infestation. With the increased globalization in the modern world, bugs can easily spread through travelers. In addition to being annoying, an infestation can lead to Bed Bug bites that can damage your physical health. If you have a minor infestation, it may be possible to solve the problem through […]

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How to Know if You Have Been Bitten By A Bed Bug

Bed bug bites are not as cut and dried as some might have you believe. The bites can be quite variable and can also mimic bites of other insects. Because they are so similar in appearance to flea bites and mosquito bites, many people dismiss them without much attention. This affords the bed bugs to […]

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How To Get Rid Of Ticks

Quick Navigation TicksTick BitesTicks On DogsTick RemovalHow To Remove Ticks Dealing with ticks can amount to a considerable, exhausting hassle. As you can probably imagine, if you happen to own pets, the problem of ticks can be even more pronounced. Dealing with ticks can strike you as a challenging, almost impossible endeavor, particularly if you […]

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How To Get Rid Of Fleas

When it comes to problematic, even dangerous household pests, you would have to put the flea right near the top of the list. While there are several different options available to you, in terms of learning how to get rid of fleas, the sad reality is that there are several dangers and considerations that must […]

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How to Avoid Bed Bugs while travelling

When we visit other places, we are literally targets for bed bugs to hitch a ride. Motels and hotels are particularly common places to pick them up but so too are old clothes, furniture and other common items. If you are taking a trip and plan to be staying somewhere that is suspect, consider the […]

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How to Search Out And Find Bed Bug Dirt

Bed bugs have become a major problem and clearing them out is not exactly the easiest thing to do. It usually involves using several methods until you find the combination that works. Ironically, locating them can be a bit more complicated than flipping a mattress. The most important way to find and locate bed bugs […]

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How To Get Rid Of Termites

The presence of a termite colony in a home or structure can be a stressful and expensive occurrence. Before panicking, it is important to identify whether there are definitely termites present or if the warning signs or damage stem from other causes.However, if it is ultimately determined termites have established a colony, there are treatment […]

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Bed Bugs: How to Get Rid of Them

When you get a bed bug infestation, it can seem like the end of the world. You read horror stories about them all the time and wonder, how do you get rid of bed bugs? Are they destined to stay forever once they take up residence? The good news is that bed bugs can be […]

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