How to Prepare for Termite Swarming Season

Warm weather and April showers don’t just bring May flowers. Sadly, spring season also means the beginning of the termite swarmer season. What exactly are these infamous pests? Termite swarmers are flying insects that travel and live in very large colonies, and a colony can include up to hundreds of thousands of termite swarmers.

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How To Choose the Right Pest Control For Your Home

Have you had to scroll through mounds of Google search results when trying to find a reputable pest company in your town? Searching for a safe, and quality pest service can be difficult in the digital space.  There are several factors to consider when choosing the best pest control for your home.

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How Long is Pest Control Effective For?

It is no surprise that a successful pest control treatment eliminates pesky irritants, leaving your home pest and stress-free. The question is, how long do these treatments last? While it would be helpful, there is no “one size fits all” solution to this question. Pest control effectiveness is dependent on many factors including the pests you are getting rid of, the climate you live in, and the type of pest control treatment used. 

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Why You Should Be Doing Quarterly Pest Control

The most effective way to prevent pest infestation is to implement a pest prevention plan before any problems occur. Whether you’re using an exterminator on occasion, implementing natural cleaners, or practicing better home hygiene, mice, bugs, spiders, centipedes, bed bugs, and more can still re-enter the home weeks to months later. This is why having a quarterly pest control plan is the single most effective way to remove pests year-round. 

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Common Summer Bugs in South Carolina

Though the seasons may be (officially) changing, we all know that the weather in Charleston is not going to cool down anytime soon. While this may mean a few more beach days, it also means that you will see a lot more of those pesky summer bugs. To help you identify a few of these […]

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Good Night, Sleep Tight (A Guide to NOT Letting the Bed Bugs Bite)

“Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite.” You’ve probably heard this rhyme a thousand times before. Of course, no one ever expects to actually have pests in their bed. But these sneaky little critters are actually more common than you think, feeding on both humans and pets. They multiply quickly, and they’re […]

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