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Ants in Your Home

Ants are the number one nuisance pests in the United States. This means that most do not pose a significant threat to anyone’s health or your property. They are just a big annoyance when found in your home.

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The Ants are Coming!

Are ants coming into your home now that it is warming up outside? You see one, kill it and only to return a few minutes later and there are two more.

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Ants in the Winter

This winter has been rather chilly. Especially in the Northeast. If you live in a climate where the temperatures get cold during the winter, you may have some extra guests during these cold months.

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8 Interesting Facts About Ants

Ants are very common almost anywhere you live, but certain species of ants are truly unique and can provide insight on a range of topics from social behavior to traffic patterns.

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Homemade Ant Repellant

With the warm weather come the ants, out looking for food and water. Here is an easy homemade repellent to keep them out of your home.

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It’s Your Yard. Defend It. Against Mosquitoes And Ticks.

A1 Exterminators is now offering an Organic Mosquito and Tick Program.
“You can expect up to a 70-90% reduction in mosquito and tick populations around your home…. less pests and less risks of diseases”

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Bed Bugs are Attracted to Specific Colors

Researchers from the University of Florida and Union College in Lincoln, NE wondered whether bed bugs preferred certain colors for their hiding places, so they did some testing in the lab. bed-bug-spectrum

The results, which are published in the Journal of Medical Entomology, showed that the bed bugs strongly preferred red…

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Bats Are Not Fun

Have you ever had a bat in your house? It’s quite frightening when you turn around and something is flying towards your head. bat-ad

If you have a bat nest on your property, contact A1 Exterminators at 800-525-4825 to help eliminate the problem or visit our website for…

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Bug Tip Tuesday – Keep Mosquitoes Away

Everyone loves to hang out by the fire pit but after a while the mosquitoes can really get to be too much. Try adding some sage to your fire pit. The scent of the safe will help in keeping the mosquitoes and bugs away.

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A1 Exterminators Pest ID

There are a lot of new pests coming out this time of year. Do you know what you have come in contact with so far this summer? Check out A1 a-1-bug-idExterminators Pest ID to help you identify what type of critter you have crawling around your home.

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Carpenter Ants Can Damage Your Home

Carpenter Ants Are Damaging to Your Home

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Carpenter Ants do not spread any diseases to humans, but they can be very damaging to the structure of your home. Carpenter ants tunnel through wood and in large numbers can cause major damage to your home. They cause billions of dollars of damage…

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Wasp Queens Found in Spring

waspIf you happen to see one or two lone wasps inside the house this spring, don’t be alarmed; it’s probably just an overwintering queen that has become trapped indoors.

Cold temperatures kill paper wasp colonies each winter, but before they are eliminated, the colonies produce male wasps to mate with a few…

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