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Why Mice Keep Returning To Your Northern VA Home

December 19th, 2013|Categories: Pest Prevention Tips|

The Top Three Reasons the Mice Keep Coming Back for Your Northern Virginia Home Rats and mice and droppings… oh, my! When you feel like you are failing miserably at rodent control in your Virginian home – you quickly realize that you aren’t in Kansas anymore. Mice, the persistent little buggers are a lot harder [...]

Why Mothers Choose Professional Pest Control Companies

November 22nd, 2013|Categories: Pest Prevention Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When making the decision to hire a professional pest control specialist to take care of an insect or rodent problem in their home, different homeowners in Northern Virginia seem to make that choice for any number of different reasons.  This is clearly something that could possibly be managed without any professional assistance, but studies have [...]

Top 3 Things Homeowners Should Know About Termites

August 18th, 2013|Categories: General Pest Control, Termites|Tags: , , , , , |

When termites get to be too much for homeowners because of infestations, then professionals should be called for termite control. These sometimes, winged insects can cause a lot of damage to a home if not taken care of early enough.  Northern VA Homeowners can be at an even higher risk. Here are the top 3 [...]

5 Ways to Stop Pests from Entering Your Northern VA Home

August 17th, 2013|Categories: Pest Prevention Tips, Rodent Control|Tags: , , , , |

As the temperatures begin to fall in Northern VA, you and your family will begin to close up the home to prepare for the ever colder temperatures. What you may not realize is that pests are also coming into your home to prepare for the long, cold months. The good news is there are some [...]

Why West Nile Virus Should Be Taken Seriously

August 16th, 2013|Categories: General Pest Control, Mosquitoes, Pest Prevention Tips|Tags: , , , , , |

Northern VA homeowners need to take action to protect their families and friends from mosquito bites that may cause West Nile Virus. Learn when infestations are more likely, how to prevent mosquito populations from settling near your home, and how to protect yourself and others from getting bitten. West Nile can be a deadly virus [...]

5 Things You Should Know About Lyme Disease

August 15th, 2013|Categories: Fleas, Ticks, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

If you enjoy exploring the Great Outdoors and checking out the wildlife in their natural habitats you should take special care to protect yourself from the bites of ticks that may carry Lyme disease. The more you know about which ticks can carry the disease and when they are more present, the more you can [...]

3 Places Every Northern VA Homeowner Should Check For Termite Activity

August 12th, 2013|Categories: Termites, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

If you own a home in Northern VA then you need to vigilant in your battle against certain pests. This is especially true when it comes to termites, as these bugs can do  damage to your home if they are not taken care of in a timely fashion. Termites actually eat wood and a large [...]

It’s Summertime! The Top 5 Pests You Will Encounter in Your Northern VA Home

August 11th, 2013|Categories: Fleas, General Pest Control, Mosquitoes, Pest Prevention Tips, spiders, Termites|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Summer is a beautiful time in Northern Virginia, as it brings blue skies and warm sun, but it also brings with it a number of different pests and bugs. Although some of these bugs are useful members of your home ecosystem, others are simply pests that are not only annoying, but can even be dangerous. [...]

5 Ways To Avoid An Ant Infestation In Northern Virginia

August 8th, 2013|Categories: ants, Pest Prevention Tips|Tags: , , , |

When summer rolls around in Northern Virginia it brings with it a number of new plants and creatures, some that are wanted and some that are not. Homeowners often find that the warm weather brings hordes of ants into the house looking for some food and a cool place to live. While one or two [...]

Do You Have Termites? Make Sure You Use Termidor®… and Here’s Why!

August 1st, 2013|Categories: General Pest Control, Termites|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Northern VA homeowners know that termites can be one of the most troublesome pests to encounter. These wood eating menaces can do serious damage to the home and property if they are left unchecked, which is why it is important to get rid of them as quickly and thoroughly as possible. If a recent termite [...]

 
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