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PEST-PROOF YOUR HOME JUST IN TIME FOR 2017! (PART II)

In the previous blog segment, we started our discussion on different ways you can pest-proof your home from unwanted pests. In this second segment, we will continue offering more tips and suggestions ...
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AMAZING SERVICE STARTS AND ENDS WITH AN AMAZING TEAM

There are many factors to consider when trying to run a successful business. From a management and business development perspective there are numerous variables ranging from marketing and branding to ...
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THE SIMPLEST WAY TO MAKE THE BEST OF YOUR BUG PROBLEM: CALL A PEST CONTROL COMPANY!

One of the biggest headaches for homeowners is dealing with pests, especially termites. Termites will slowly destroy the wooden structures of a home, which can result in thousands of dollars of ...
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CHOOSING WOOD CAREFULLY TO PREVENT TERMITE INFESTATION

Finding termites in the home is a serious issue—and not just because the thought of them scurrying around the premises makes people squeamish. These little insects can easily inflict massive ...
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IS HIBERNATION A THING FOR INSECTS AND PESTS?

You might be wondering where certain types of insects go during the colder winter months since there seems much less activity outdoors. As temperatures drop, pests and insects respond in different ...
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WHY DO SPIDERS BITE & ARE THEY ALL POISONOUS?

Spiders are easily among the most disliked of household pests —most of us can’t help but feel a little fear and disgust when one of them suddenly appears next to us while we’re ...
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HOW TO PROPERLY DISPOSE OF DEAD RATS

Discovering a dead rat or mouse in your home or office can be upsetting. Before you reach for the rodent with your bare hands, there are some precautions you need to take to ensure your safety. Rats ...
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PREP YOUR HOME FOR YOUR BUG EXTERMINATION ... THIS IS WAR!

So, it’s official: Your homestead has been invaded by pests. You may have ants scurrying around the kitchen or termites chewing up the entire house from the inside out. The pest control expert ...
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TRUE OR FALSE: TERMITES EVOLVED FROM COCKROACHES

New scientific research has helped to shed further light on how termites came into being and how they evolved into the wood-eating pests we all dread today. Scientists had already established a while ...
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COCKROACHES: INTERESTING FACTS YOU MAY NOT KNOW

When you mention the word cockroach in a group of people, the type of responses you get can be somewhat humorous. Many people cringe at the word, and the images their mind can form, like a roach ...
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PEST-PROOF YOUR HOME JUST IN TIME FOR 2017! (PART I)

With the start of the termite and ant swarming season just around the corner, now is a great time to take steps to pest-proof your home with an effective pest control plan. Protecting your home from ...
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BUY OR BEWARE: TERMITE TIPS BEFORE BUYING YOUR HOME

Buying a first home is a major personal milestone for the contemporary American, but it’s certainly not a matter to be taken lightly. Far too many of us sign the dotted line without taking into ...
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FLYING ANTS? ARE THOSE EVEN REAL?!

Many people mistake flying ants for swarming termites in the spring and summer. Flying ants are real and have similar traits to termites. Both expand their colonies by releasing winged insects to find ...
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IS THERE SUCH A THING AS WOOD-EATING ANTS?

Most people are surprised to learn there is a species of ants called carpenter ants. The name might instill images of small ants performing woodworking tasks and building furniture for their colonies. ...
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TERMITE WOOD DAMAGE REPAIR

Often a termite infestation is discovered purely by accident when a homeowner stumbles upon it, while on other occasions it takes a thorough inspection from a professional pest control specialist. ...
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REACTIONS CHILDREN CAN HAVE TO VARIOUS BUGS AND PESTS

Parents often wonder what potential reactions their children could have when they encounter various bugs and pests. Depending on the age of your children, aside from responses like fear, curiosity, or ...
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THE EFFECTS OF PEST AND BUG INFESTATIONS ON CHILDREN

Pests and bugs are a major headache for adults and children alike and pose serious health risks if not addressed and resolved properly by a professional pest control company, like MightyMite Termite. ...
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THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT

You shut off the lights and crawl into bed after binge watching all of your favorite scary Halloween movies alone in the dark. As you are slowly drifting off to sleep, you hear a noise underneath your ...
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HOW TO: RODENT PROOF YOUR HOME

Website: http://www.BobVilla.com Summary: In this article Jen A. Miller writes about some easy ways to live a rodent free life. In her article, she covers both your yard and home with some ...
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INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT TERMITES

Termites can be a major and costly problem for homeowners to address when they discover they have an infestation within their homes. One thing people need to remember is that termites have been around ...
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WHAT'S LURKING IN YOUR WALLS?

When you shut off the lights, do you hear your house creaking? Does it sound like your house is “moaning” in pain? It could very well be—if you have termites. These tiny pests love ...
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INDOOR AIR QUALITY AND POLLUTION: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The quality of the indoor air we breathe could contain varying levels of pollutants from a wide array of sources. Some of the more common pollutants that are found in indoor air includes: Pet Dander ...
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TIPS FOR CLEANER AIR IN YOUR HOME

n the previous blog segment, we discussed causes of air pollution inside your home and how it affects the quality of the air you breathe. Today, we will provide some useful tips and suggestions to ...
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THE LIFESPAN OF THE TERMITE (PART II)

In the previous segment of this two-part blog series, we began our discussion of the lifespan of the termite. After establishing a new colony, each termite has specific roles to help the colony ...
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THE LIFESPAN OF THE TERMITE (PART I)

Termites can be a problem for homeowners throughout the United States. There are around 50 different termite species found throughout North America, but the most prolific are these three: Dampwood ...
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