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First Case of EEE Confirmed in Massachusetts

Be Aware of Peak Mosquito Hours – The hours from dusk to dawn are peak biting times for many mosquitoes.

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Applying Insect Repellent to Your Kids

Bug bites can be itchy, even without any worries about health problems, it is a good idea to try to protect your kids from insect bites by learning how to apply an insect repellent properly.

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EEE and West Nile from Mosquitoes Pose Serious Health Risk In MA

According to the Department of Public Health, areas in Massachusetts including Bridgewater, Taunton, Raynham,and Norton should be concerned about high levels of EEE from mosquitoes posing a serious public health threat. Get your yard or outside your business sprayed with a mosquito treatment by A1 Exterminators to protect yourself, your family and customers today!

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Herbs in Your Garden that Help Repel Bugs

Herbs, You Have Them In Your Garden To Eat, Why Not To Repel Bugs!!! Basil, Bay Leaves, Mint, Rosemary and Lavender.

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Make Your Own Mosquito Trap

Make Your Own Mosquito Trap. We use everything we can to protect ourselves from mosquitoes, why not try this?? http://ow.ly/cnusn

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Winter is a busy season for pests. Rodents are most active and insects come come in the house to find warmth for the cold months.. Find out more about Winter pests »

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Pet Pest Protection

Repel fleas and ticks on your cats and dogs with these essential oils.

For cats, mix 1/4 or a tablespoon of both lemon and lavender essential oils. Apply the mixture behind the shoulders and under the chin.

For dogs, add another 1/4 tablespoon of tea tree oil. Do not use tea tree oil on cats. This will repel ticks and fleas….

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Superbowl Snack

Heading out to watch the Superbowl?  Here is a quick and easy snack mix that everyone will love.

Ingredients:snack mix

  • 2 cups popcorn
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 teaspoon salt (or to taste)
  • 2 cups pretzels
  • 1 cup Almonds
  • 1 cup M&Ms
  1.  Place butter in a microwave safe bowl. Heat on high power for about…

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Seal Openings from Pests

Before the snow hits hard, make sure to install a chimney cap and to seal around dryer vents to close up any open spaces on your property. You don’t want pests making themselves comfortable in your home!pests

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Keep Your House Dry and Clean This Winter

Don’t wait for spring-cleaning. Prevent an infestation all winter long. Make sure to do these few chores to keep on top of any pests trying to move in.$_32

  • Vacuum regularly
  • Check for leaks around sinks, toilets &tubs
  • Keep fire wood outside
  • Wipe counter tops after each meal
  • Properly seal any food containers.

A clean and dry…

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Roaches in your Dressing?

As the idea if eating insects is wildly spreading across the world, scientists have found that Roaches contain a large amount of Omega-3 and protein. When blended and reduced to oil, some have been brave enough to make a salad dressing with the oil. Would you try it?roaches

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Flies Still Pestering You

This time of year there still might be a few pesky house flies that you just cant seem to get rid of. It turns out that flies actually hate the smell of basil, so keeping a pot of basil in a 29_house_fly__npma-150x150sunny area in the kitchen as well as hanging…

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