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EPA - Tips for Selecting a Pest Control Service

You should select a pest control company the way you do any other service - Look for Quality and Value. Costs and competency are important. When selecting a pest control service, cost should not be the only factor that determines the company you pick. It is important to make sure the pest control company you choose is competent. If pesticides are misused, both health and property can be damaged. Before contracting with a pest control company, consider the following: Read More

Insect, Bugs and Spider Identification - North America

There are over 1 million identified species of insects and spiders in the world with many more still awaiting discovery. Insects provide a vastly overlooked - and often times misunderstood - window into our fragile ecosystem that involves the perfect balance of millions of individual components. In many ways, insects allow for our comfortable existence by providing a plethora of benefits including consumable goods, insect population control, and answers to science's lingering questions - understanding insects is a small step to understanding the very world we live in. Read More


Cockroaches are notorious for being creepy, dirty, and downright disgusting, but these insects are also unsafe for your home. Cockroaches are known to transmit certain foodborne illnesses like salmonella and carry allergens in your home! These allergens can cause allergic reactions as well as trigger asthma attacks. One study is seeing if exposure to cockroaches… View Article