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Heat Treatment for Bedbugs is Most Effective

Heat Treatment for Bedbugs is Most Effective

Did you know that of all the ways to combat bedbugs, heat treatment is the most effective strategy for getting rid of bed bugs? Bed bugs are a complete nuisance. They are exceptionally difficult to control due to the fact that they are capable of hiding in such small...

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House Centipede or Silverfish? What’s that Bug?

House Centipede or Silverfish? What’s that Bug?

So you've stumbled across an unwanted pest in your home. Upon seeing this creature, something is familiar about it. It looks like either a house centipede or a silverfish, but which is it? While it is true that both have long antennae, have an elongated body, and are...

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How to Get Rid of Fleas on Humans

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Humans

Fleas…on people? Though not something you hear of often, it is quite possible. Despite the fact that fleas are often most associated with pets and wild animals, there are over 2,000 different species of fleas and many that have the capability of surviving on the skin...

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Wasps: Identifying Stinging Pests

Wasps: Identifying Stinging Pests

With over 30,000 species currently identified throughout the world, wasps are considered to be a highly diverse type of insect. Naturally, those that we are most familiar with are the brightly-colored, seemingly angry species that travels in groups and poses an...

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Plagued by Earwigs? This Comprehensive Guide is For You

Plagued by Earwigs? This Comprehensive Guide is For You

Earwigs are insects that are commonly known among most. While many have had direct experience with these creatures, others have heard of them through superstitious tales. The most common being that the insect invades the ears of unsuspecting humans while sleeping in...

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Asian Giant Hornets are Here. Should Indiana be Scared?

Asian Giant Hornets are Here. Should Indiana be Scared?

Now That the Asian Giant Hornet A.K.A “Murder Hornet” Has Arrived in the United States Should We Be Concerned in the State of Indiana? “Killer Hornets Seattle”, “Murderous Asian Giant Hornets”, “Murder Hornets” …by now, you have likely seen at least one of these...

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Disinfect Your Home: Protect Yourself From Covid-19

Disinfect Your Home: Protect Yourself From Covid-19

Trying to disinfect your home amid the Coronavirus Pandemic can be nerve-wracking. But it's an important action to take to reduce the possibility of the spread of infection. Today we will discuss the novel Covid-19 and some ways to protect yourself. The global...

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Most Common Pests in the Bedroom

Most Common Pests in the Bedroom

Whether you are simply unwinding after a long day, relaxing a little, or settling in for the night, the last issue you want to contend with is pests in the bedroom. While it is true that most people associate bed bugs with this particular room in the home, there are...

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Bugs in the Bathroom? Egh. What Can You Do About it?

Bugs in the Bathroom? Egh. What Can You Do About it?

Bugs in the bathroom create an uncomfortable situation. High moisture attracts pests like Cockroaches, Carpenter Ants, and Silver Fish. Ventilation is key to eliminating them. Sealing all open spaces like pipes, cracks, windows and calling a pest control expert are...

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Pests in the Kitchen

Pests in the Kitchen

Many pests are attracted to the kitchen. As an area where food is prepped, stored, and served, the kitchen has powerful forces for attracting unwanted guests. Not only are these unsanitary creatures a threat to your health, but they can also damage both your food and...

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Centipedes – A Comprehensive Guide

Centipedes – A Comprehensive Guide

Centipedes are arthropods, meaning that they are included in a class of invertebrate that include spiders, various insects, and an assortment of crustaceans, which is Chilopoda. While many refer to centipedes as “insects”, they actually are not. They have a closer...

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