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Keeping Mice Out Of Your Food Establishment

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If you work at a diner, restaurant, or café, you need to take steps diligently to keep mice from becoming intruders. Mice inside a food establishment can bring in bacteria, possibly contaminating food in the process. They are also carriers of disease, making it very important to take steps to keep them from getting inside the building at all. Here are some steps to take to make sure mice do not make their way into a food establishment so your customers remain healthy and you stay away from failing inspections. Read More»

DIY: Pest Control Solutions To Bridge The Gap

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Many residents would like to know what types of DIY methods they can use between visits from a pest control professional, to help keep insects and rodents away. This is especially important if there are children, elderly persons or pets living in the home. The following pest control methods will bridge the gap between visits from your exterminator to keep your home free of unwanted guests, no matter what season of the year. Read More»

4 Things Homeowners Need To Know About Oriental Cockroaches

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Cockroaches are a major problem for homeowners, particularly in urban areas. Studies have shown that at least 78% of urban homes are harboring cockroaches. Urban homeowners may encounter many different species of cockroaches, including oriental cockroaches. Here are four things homeowners need to know about oriental cockroaches. What do they look like? Oriental cockroaches have shiny, dark brown to black bodies and are about one inch long. Both males and females have wings, though these wings are not much use as they can’t fly. Read More»

Cut Out The Chemicals - Organic Pest Control Options

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Pest control typically involves using chemicals and non-organic components that will essentially poison the pests. For many people, this means choosing between using chemicals they don’t approve of or living with pests. Thankfully, you actually have some organic pest control options that can help without making you compromise your beliefs and lifestyle. Here are some options you can try at home to remove pests organically. Hedge Apples Hedge apples are the inedible fruits provided by the Osage Orange tree. Read More»

How To Keep Animals From Nesting In Your Car

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Whether they are looking for warmth in winter or just taking advantage of a vehicle that is parked for a few weeks, animals are sometimes drawn to nest inside a car. The engine compartment is a popular spot, due to the easy access from below. They may also build a nest inside the wheel wells, or worse, find a way into the trunk or the car itself. The following guide can help you prevent this problem, or at least solve it if it does occur. Read More»