Category Archives: Pest Control

17 Uncommon Cicada Facts

Tweet Although cicadas look ugly and strange, they are not dangerous. Cicadas typically live in trees or underground. They are very loud, noisy insects that make a clicking sound. Even if you have never seen one you have probably heard one. 1. Although the Cicadas do fly, they do not fly well. They are clumsy… Read More »

Ew! Earwigs! Here’s How To Deal With Them…

Tweet Oh yes, earwigs are definitely creepy and kooky – this is one home-invading insect that looks like it belongs in the Addams Family. This insect’s ability to make homeowners race around the house, flailing their arms in alarm the first time they spot one creeping across the counter is nearly unmatched in the insect… Read More »

How I Fought Wasps Like Iron Man

Tweet As a fan of technology and something of a nerd, I have always enjoyed Iron Man comics. Here’s a hero who defeats the bad guys using not his brawn, but rather his incredible intellect. His only ‘super-power’ is his resourcefulness and his technological brilliance, and through that he has been able to throw down… Read More »

Pest Control Myths Debunked

Tweet Summer brings lots of fun in the sun, but it also brings heaps of insects/vermin ready to invade your home. These pests can appear just about anywhere. The bathroom, kitchen and even your bedroom aren’t off limits from creepy crawlers. Some people go to great lengths to ensure their home is free of these… Read More »

Phoenix Area Hospital Reportedly Battling Bedbugs

Tweet Phoenix Area Hospital Reportedly Battling Bedbugs Imagine being fast asleep in a hospital room guest chair when you are suddenly awakened by tiny, horrific bites. That’s exactly what happened to a Valley couple last week. According to a AZCentral report, a valley woman was waiting for her husband to recover from a surgery at… Read More »

The ABC’s Of Pest Control

Tweet Pest control is a service you hope you never need. However, you typically only think about it when it’s too late and something has gone terribly wrong. Whether it’s termites compromising your home’s foundation, vampire bats terrorizing the attic, a lonely skunk looking to share a meal with the family cat, or one of… Read More »

The Right Termite Control Products Matter the Most

Tweet Termites Once you find out that your home has been infested with termites, you must work quickly. The longer that the termites live in your home, the more damage they will cause. Of course, acting quickly should not mean you choose the first pest control company that you come across. Instead, you need to… Read More »

How to Eliminate Rodents From Around the Home

Tweet Rodents A lot of households have had the unpleasant experience of rodents living and breeding in their roofs, kitchen cupboards and gardens. They’re unhygienic, carry disease and are an unwelcome presence in every home. In this post I will describe the enemy, its habitat, biology and give handy hints on ways to eliminate them… Read More »

Guide To MPMA PestWorld 2013 In Phoenix

Tweet MPMA PestWorld 2013 Coming To Phoenix, AZ   PestWorld 2013 is coming to Phoenix,  AZ and will be held October 23-26 at the Phoenix Convention Center. The Phoenix Convention Center is located at 340 North 3rd Street in Downtown Phoenix. PestWorld is the foremost platform to conduct business in the pest control industry. The PestWorld… Read More »

Scorpion Control Could Save You $83,000

Tweet An Ahwatukee, AZ women was stung by more then just a scorpion this summer. Marcie Edmonds was opening a box of air-conditioner filters inside her garage when she felt a sharp pinch with an accompanying burning sensation on her abdomen. The 52-year old woman determined that she was stung by a scorpion and opted… Read More »