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Houston Homeowners' Brown Recluse Spider Control Guide 


Brown recluse spiders can deliver a dose of venom that can cause serious problems for a person. Many spiders are misidentified as brown recluse spiders because people fear the brown recluse. True brown recluse spiders vary from brown to gray. If a spider has more than six eyes or doesn’t have the violin mark, it isn’t a brown recluse.... Read More

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What You Should Know About Mosquitoes In Houston


There may not be an insect that is more of a nuisance to Houston, Texas residents than mosquitoes. Mosquitoes are the planet's deadliest insects. This is because of the diseases and parasites they are known to transmit. If you are dealing with a mosquito problem in or around your home, contact the professionals today. ... Read More

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Eight Termite Myths That Houston Property Owners May Still Believe


While many people understand that termites can cause serious house damage, there are a lot of myths out there that some believe are facts. These kinds of myths are dangerous because spreading misinformation about any pests can make it much harder for homeowners to properly deal with an infestation.... Read More

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The Trick To Effective Fire Ant Control In Fort Worth


Sometimes, the smallest pests pose the biggest problems. Fire ants, which can number in the millions and pose health risks, fall into this category. Knowing how to effectively control fire ants will put you a step ahead of making sure that these terrible invaders don’t colonize your property.... Read More

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Signs Of Termite Activity Every Dallas Homeowner Needs To Know  


Have you ever gone downstairs in the morning to find food missing out of your refrigerator? Perhaps leftovers you were looking forward to, or a desert you were saving just for yourself? This can be frustrating but it is part of having a family. What if we told you, your family members aren’t the only ones who eat things they shouldn’t. Termites have been a problem here in Dallas for a long time, and if you are not careful, you migh... Read More

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COVID-19: Protocols For Treatment


As we follow the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities will always remain our top priority. I am reaching out to you personally to let you know what we are doing to maintain our safety standards and serve your family safely and without interruption.... Read More

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Pest Control Now Considered Essential Business


As you know local authorities have issued a stay at home directive in order to stop the Covid-19 virus from spreading in our community. We are classified as an essential service as it is important to maintain a pest-free environment in the midst of this pandemic to help prevent further spread.... Read More

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The Ultimate Cockroach Prevention Guide For Dallas Homeowners


On average, Americans spend 20 billion dollars on home security systems each year. Most of this money goes into cameras, sensors, and alarms built to keep them safe from home invasions, robberies, and other threats. What these systems do not keep people safe from, however, are unwanted pest invaders like cockroaches.... Read More

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Avoiding Bed Bugs When Kids Go Back To School


One of the pests Texas homeowners are still facing this year is bed bugs. With lots of people traveling in and out of our area during the height of summer, bed bugs had many opportunities to crawl onto belongings or clothing and get brought into homes.... Read More

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Problems Cockroaches Cause In Texas Homes


It is true that filthy homes may have a higher risk of attracting cockroaches. But homes that are clean and well-maintained are not out of the question. Cockroach infestations can happen in even the cleanest of Texas homes if they are able to get inside and find a source of food, which can lead to a long list of potential problems for your home and family.... Read More

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Homeowners Guide To Termite Prevention


It takes a few years before termite damage becomes a major concern; however, it can also take a few years to even notice there is a problem. There is a good reason why termites are nicknamed “silent destroyers”.... Read More

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Be Wary Of Household Pets Left Outdoors


When they are spotted by humans, they are sometimes mistaken for normal house cats, although it should be noted that bobcats are actually two to three times larger than the average house cat.... Read More

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Get Rid Of Pests From Your Home


There is no rest for the weary when you are sharing your home with pests, because pests never rest! Most people would agree that there is a certain stigma associated with having pests inside your home, especially if people find out.... Read More

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What Is A Pesticide?


Despite the negative connotation of pesticides, they are not all bad by definition. Insect repellents and mildew sprays are considered pesticides, and are monitored under the same strict requirements.... Read More


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