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Safeguarding Your Home Against Allergies and Asthma

Common household pests, such as cockroaches and stinging insects, can pose a significant threat to asthma and allergy sufferers.

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Scientists Develop Artificial Surfaces Insects Cannot Climb

Beetles, cockroaches, and ants will have a harder time walking on facades or air conditioners in the future – thanks to the bio-inspired, anti-adhesive surfaces.

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Tips to Keep Food Safe In the Summer

During warm weather, it is especially important to take extra precautions and practice safe food handling when preparing perishable foods such as meat, poultry, seafood and egg products.

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Insects Wings Found to Have Natural Antibiotics

Scientists have discovered that cicadas, a locust-like insect, have wings that naturally kill some bacteria on contact. This could potentially be used to keep public surfaces, like handrails, clean. The clanger cicada keeps bacteria away because of the small spikes

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Getting Rid Of Bugs, Try Eating Them??

Getting Rid Of Bugs, Try Eating Them?? Gross or great? Unexpected delicacies from around the world.

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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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EPA Approval for in2Care Distribution in US

On May 6, 2016 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted public health exceptions under the provisions of section 18 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, 9843724_orig-600x590Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended, to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for use of has approved the distribution of products using the…

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Bug Tip Tuesday – DIY Rodent Control

When you have mice in the home, it’s crucial to figure out a way to get rid of them as quickly as possible. If you have peppermint Altoids on hand, you can use the peppermint Altoids as a natural mouse repellent. The little rodents cannot stand the scent of peppermint, and will go nowhere near it, allowing these…

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Mouse in the House?

Winter months are the prime time for rodents to invade the home. Have you ever spotted a mouse in your house?

We have heard so many stories about what hapmousepens when people spot a mouse in their house. Do you have any funny things that have happened when the first one was…

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Clean out the Pantry Pests

It’s time to clean out your pantry for the New Year! We have some simple tips on how to best organize your food storage area – and prevent unwanted house guests in the form of pantry pests.

Some of the most common pests we see invading our pantries and cabinets are those that are identified as pantry pests, most notably…

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Defend Your Home Against an Overlooked Threat

Like so many other things in life, winter means different things to different people. I’ve often noticed that one’s opinion of the cold season depends on his or her age. As a child, you might eagerly embrace the winter for its promise of sledding, snowball fights, and unexpected school cancellations. As you grow older, though, your outlook naturally shifts….

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Which Rodents can Invade Your Home

Rodents are some of the most common winter pests. Learn which ones can invade your home and take preventative measures.

Deer Mice – Deer Mouse ControlDeer Mice
The deer mouse is found in rural areas and rarely invades residential homes. Deer mice are of medical concern because they are common carriers…

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