Category: Pest Control News

‘Splooting’ is the new planking but for Squirrels

Squirrel splooting on railing
'Splooting' is all the rage this heatwave season. Squirrels are leading the trend; this controversial way of lying down is leading to animal control hotlines ringing off the hook. But just with planking, there is an air of concern surrounding splooting. Are these squirrels okay? Why are they... more
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Rodent Control | Peabody Ahead of the ‘Rat’ Pack

Rodent Control | “Like many urban areas in the Northeast, Peabody is seeing an increase in complaints related to rodent activity,” – Salem News In fact, the recent rise in rats has become statistically significant. The rodent control industry is expected to grow 5% over the next 5 years.... more

The Spotted Lanternfly ‘spotted’ in Massachusetts! Wanted: Dead.

Wanted Dead or Alive: Spotted Lanternfly
Wanted: Dead or Alive – The Spotted Lanternfly is seen in MassachusettsDon’t be fooled by its peculiar beauty, this is one nasty pest! With no known natural predators in North America, the Spotted Lanternfly has free roam for destruction.How did the Spotted Lanternfly get to... more
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View All Of Our June & July Promos

For all of our new customers who share the coupon code on the page below, for a limited time and while supplies last, you'll get $25 OFF any new one-time service* (Conditions Apply). Claim your promo coupon:... more
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Get Rid of Rodents With A1 Exterminators

rodent walking on a wire
Mice can slip through holes as small as a dime, and rats can fit through holes as small as a quarter. It’s not hard for a rodent to come in through small cracks and holes in the foundation of your building or home and set up a nest in the walls or in furniture.Massachusetts and New Hampshire... more
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5 Everyday Items That Can Help Control Household Pests

If you have pests in your home, you're not alone. Pests are common in households, and there are a number of ways to control them. Pesticides can be effective, but they can also be dangerous to your family and your pets. There are a number of natural pest control methods that are safe and... more
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Pest Control Versus Exterminators: What’s The Difference?

Pest Control vs. Exterminators
Pest control and exterminators are both important in getting rid of pests, but there is a big difference between the two. Exterminators are licensed professionals who have been specifically trained to get rid of pests. They use chemicals and other methods to get the job done. pest control, on the... more
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Get Personalized Pest Control with A1 Exterminators

We offer personalized professional customer service and form a unique partnership with our clients in order to provide you the very best in quality service. Our maintenance programs are customized to fit your individual needs.Learn more about A1 Exterminators and how we get you pest free:... more
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Get Rid of Cockroaches Today…

The largest of the most common species of roaches around is the American Cockroach, measuring 1 ½ inches or more. German Cockroaches are the most common roach found in homes in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.The German cockroach will enter your home and find a dark, moist location to live... more
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Get Pest Free with A1 Exterminators

A1 Exterminators
Established in 1953, A1 Exterminators has over 65 years of experience in the pest control industry. As a family-owned business servicing Boston, Cape Cod, New Hampshire and Southern Maine, we work to provide the best pest control service for Ants, Termites, Bed Bugs, Bees, Carpenter Ants, Carpenter... more
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