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Acorn + Mouse = Lyme Disease?

Acorn + Mouse = Lyme Disease? Prepare for a surge in Lyme disease this year, and blame acorns & mouse populations.

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Summer Vacations, Beaches, Sleeping In And Bed Bugs?

Summer Vacations, Beaches, Sleeping In And Bed Bugs? Sharing your bed with a blood sucker can cause stress vs relaxation

Posted in Bed Bug Control, Bed Bug Extermination, Bed Bugs, Bed Bugs, Ticks & Fleas, Blog, Boston, Climate Change, environment, Holiday, Home, insects, Massachusetts, Nantucket, New England, News, News, Promos & What's Up, Residential Pest Control, spring insects, Summer, Travel
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It's A Hard Decision For Families, DEET VS Lyme Disease…

It’s A Hard Decision For Families, DEET VS Lyme Disease… Both DEET and Lyme Disease have been known to cause death.

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You Can Prevent A Tick Bite And Here Are A Few Steps To Show You How

You Can Prevent A Tick Bite And Here Are A Few Steps To Show You How. Protecting tick bites = preventing lyme disease

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What Is A StinkBug? Do They Really Stink?

What Is A StinkBug? Do They Really Stink? The stinkbug will eat your crops and give off a bad smell if bothered.

Posted in Article, Beetles, Blog, Caterpillars, Climate Change, earth, environment, food, garden, insects, Massachusetts, New England, pests, Residential Pest Control, spring insects, stink bugs, Summer
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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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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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Bug Tip Tuesday – DIY Bug Repellent Mason Jars

Make these bug repellent mason jar candles to keep the bugs away when you want to enjoy your back yard.

Here’s what you need:

  • 4 Mason Jars (you can also recycle jelly jars, etc)DIY-Bug-Repellent-Summer-Mason-Jar-Luminaries-PM3
  • 40 drops each – Cedarwood, Lavender, Lemon and Thieves essential oils (or use your own combination…

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Lady Bug Treats

Make your kids d68b4c994f5635945df5d18b64adba45fruit cups into ladybugs. So simple and easy.

 

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Ticks in Spring

With spring comes new life, and with that new life comes risks. Ticks, mosquitoes and fleas are already out in droves, and after a particularly mild winter some Southern Tier medical professionals said there will be more of them then usual.

“We had a mild fall, a mild winter. People were going out for long walks and coming in…

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June is National Home Ownership Month

June is National Home Ownership Month! Are you taking steps to protect your biggest investment from common household pests such as termites and rodents?

Contact A1 Exterminators at 800-525-4825 to schedule a full inspection of your property. You can also visit our website for more information on our Pest Prevention Plan.

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