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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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10 Ways to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Most of us have experienced the misfortune of encountering stink bugs within our home. Stink bugs have earned their well-deserved notoriety by emitting a distinct noxious odor when threatened or killed. Although stink bugs don’t pose a risk to the health of you or your family members, they are considered nuisance pests. Arriving in the […]

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When is it Time to Call the Exterminator?

Exterminators provide an invaluable service to homeowners. By removing pests from a property, they help protect both the value of your home and the health of your family members. Although a number of pest issues can be prevented, once pests have moved into the property it’s time to bring in professional help. Ignoring pests with […]

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What to Know About Home Humidity this Winter in Charlotte, NC

Your home’s humidity level in the winter has a direct impact on your family’s comfort. During the winter as temperatures drop, the moisture in the air decreases significantly. When the air in your home is dry, you are more likely to catch a cold and suffer from issues like dry, itchy skin. Structural problems can occur […]

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A Traveler’s Guide to Bed Bug Prevention: Part One

A Short History of Bed Bug Infestations in the U.S. In the years before 1950, bed bugs presented a common household problem. Then came the widespread application of persistent insecticides. Sightings of bed bugs joined the class of dinosaur sightings. For the most part, NC homeowners, as well as the rest of the nation, enjoyed […]

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