Tag: pests

Firewood & Pests

Keep warm this winter but keep the bugs out of the house. Stack your firewood at least 20-30 feet away from the exterior of your home to keep pests from invading your... more
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DIY Fruit Fly Trap

How to make a fruit fly trap: You will need a glass jar Make a funnel out of paper Pour about 1/4 – 1/2 cup of apple cider vinegar into the jar Put small fruit into jar (slice of apple or banana, a strawberry) Insert funnel into the jar with wide end up, tape around funnel to close... more
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Pests can Trigger Allergy Symptoms

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month! Can you guess which common household pests are frequent triggers of allergy and asthma symptoms, especially in children? Household pests such as cockroaches and rodents are also known to trigger asthma and allergy symptoms, if you think you have a... more
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A1 Exterminators Pest ID

Do you ever find a pest in your home and not know what type of pest it really is? The A1 Exterminators Pest Identifier can help you identify that critter. Click here to go to the A1 Exterminators Pest Identifier to find your... more
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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... more
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Prevention is Key!

Put an end an infestation before it begins. Here are a few tips to keep pests out this winter. Keep counter tops wiped down and get rid of the odor of food by cleaning counter tops with a mixture of half vinegar and half water. Fix all leaky faucets as soon as they begin to drip. Insects are... more
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Try A1 Exterminators Bug ID

Have a creepy, crawly bug that you don't know what it is?  Try out the A1 Exterminators Bug ID and we will tell you what it is and how we can help to get it out of your... more
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Pest Control is Vital to Our Everyday Lives

Public health officials attribute the quality of life we have today to three things: better pharmaceuticals and vaccines, better sanitation and better pert control. Here are four reasons, pest control is vital to our everyday lives. Pest professionals protect our property from damage. Pests can... more
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Ants will be Moving in this Spring

 As temperatures rise, this (mostly) nuisance pest will invade homes across our area in search of food. While most species present problems in people’s pantries and kitchens, some species can deliver painful bites while others inflict property damage. According to a survey from the National Pest... more
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Protect Your Pets Against Pests

The spring season is a time when all members of the family, including pets, wander outdoors to enjoy the sunshine and blossoming flowers. Unfortunately, it’s also prime pest season, which means pets are at risk of encountering hungry fleas and ticks that are in search of active hosts. Fleas are... more
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