How To Tell Winged Termites From Flying Ants

Winged termites, or perhaps winged ants, swarm a stump in the back yard of your North Carolina home. The stump is eighty feet from the rear of your house. Should you be worried about a termite problem in your home? That Catch-22 question demands you consider the damage that can be caused by a home […]

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Bed Bugs: Everything You Need to Know

Bedbugs are a living nightmare. Within a short period of time, bedbugs can infest your sleeping area and bite you frequently during the night. Although bedbug bites don’t transmit diseases, they can cause allergic reactions. Stopping a bedbug infestation early is crucial to prevent the bedbugs from spreading to other areas of the home. If you suspect […]

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What Bug Bit Me?

Carolina Insect Control Health Tips: Bug Bites Although most bug bites are relatively harmless, some types of bites and/or stings can be significantly serious. Never ignore the distinctions between minor discomfort and serious physical complications. In essence: Define aggravation as a harmless itch Define serious as a demand for advanced medical attention Never forget that […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Wasps and Hornets in NC

Stinging insects can be a major problem in North Carolina, especially if they take up residence in or near your home. Wasps and hornets have aggressive traits and will sting when they feel threatened, such as when you startle them, get too close to their nest, or wave them away from food or drinks that […]

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Top 10 Things to Know About Fire Ants

Fire ants are more than a nuisance to residents in the Carolinas. The bugs can attack members of your family and leave behind painful bites. Although most bites are not fatal, serious complications can occur. As red fire ants continue to spread across the Carolinas due to favorable weather conditions, homeowners must remain vigilant about […]

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Why It’s Important to Have Year-Round Pest Control Maintenance

Pest control is something that most people don’t think about until spring rolls around. As you prepare your home for the warmer weather, it’s not uncommon to see pesky bugs make their first appearance of the season. A problem with not worrying about pest prevention earlier is infestations can become serious without detection. Waiting too […]

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Charlotte Termite Control: Everything You Need to Know

When you think of termites, you’re not likely to feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Termites are serious pests and can cause significant damage to your home or business. They are nicknamed the “silent destroyers” because they may cause serious destruction without your knowledge. Remain vigilant when looking for termites to avoid costly repairs. Professional […]

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How to Search for Bedbugs

Detecting bed bugs early will help you get rid of the pests before serious complications arise. Treating a widespread bed bug infestation is costly and may take several weeks to months to fully eradicate the pests from your home. If you suspect bed bugs in your home, search for signs of the pests with the […]

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Green Mosquito Control: Methods and Repellents That Work Well in North Carolina

Eco-Friendly Green Mosquito Control: How to Take Back Your Outdoor Carolina Living Area Hear that sound, that whiney buzz near the back of your ear. It’s a buzzing that triggers thoughts of rapid-fire flapping of tiny wings. It’s the whine you may hear right before feeling the prick of a female mosquito. That’s part of […]

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Prepare for a Pest Free Spring in Charlotte

Spring in Charlotte leads to warmer weather, more rain showers and unfortunately, more pest sightings. Although your home may have been pest free in the winter months, pests come out of hibernation in the spring and can become a serious problem in Charlotte homes and gardens. Carolina Pest Management is here to give you the […]

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