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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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Are These Pests Your Uninvited Guests?

Fall can be a very busy season for insects, rodents, and other pests but many homeowners don’t realize it. Many overwintering pests, like mice and rodents become a problem. Find out more about Fall pests »

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Get Those Bugs Off Your Car Bumper

Do you hate the thought of cleaning your car bumper from all the dead bugs that have landed there?  Here is an easy way to wipe them clean.d5852de2b221b2f3b93f737e758e6a0d

Here’s what you need:

  • Spray bottle
  • Dryer sheet
  • Warm water

That’s it. Put the dryer sheet in the spray bottle and fill the bottle half (or so)…

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Bug Tip Tuesday!!

How to make a fruit fly trap:

  • You will need a empty glass jar.
  • Make a funnel out of paper and tape it to stay closed.IMG_8242
  • Pour about 1/4 – 1/2 cup of apple cider vinegar into the jar.
  • Put small fruit into jar – a slice of apple or banana will work fine.
  • Insert…

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Massachusetts Areas on High Alert for West Nile

Late last week the Massachusetts…

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Crazy Beetles

This is one crazy beetle!  Goliath Beetles are some of the largest insects on earth.  They mostly live in Africa and feed on fruit and tree sap.  When fully grown, they can reach between 3.5-4.5 inches long.  They even have a secondary pair of wings.  We are sure many people are glad these are only found in Africa.

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How to Preserve Your Pests

imageThere are some people that are not all about trying to get rid of the pests or pest control in their homes, they rather want to preserve them.  If you are a bug collector, here is a relatively simple way to preserve your little creatures.

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Pest Control for Apartments & Condominiums

A1 specializes in pest control for condominiums and apartment communities. We’ve been providing extermination services throughout New England to the top property management companies for decades.

Working directly with tenants to help eliminate additional work for property managers that need that extra attention. We provide bed bug services, integrated pest management programs, and rodent control services for both small…

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