Squirrel on Gutter of house

Squirrels In The Attic

If you’ve been hearing scampering and scratching sounds coming from your attic, you might have a squirrel problem. Squirrels can be a nuisance and they can cause serious damage to your home. But fortunately, there are a few steps you can take to get rid of them. Read on to learn more about getting rid […]

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Squirrel in Attic

What’s That Sound in My Attic?

Because they offer a warm, dry environment, attics attract a wide range of wild animals seeking shelter. Many home owners first become aware of the issue when they hear noises coming from above their ceiling. Determining what has taken up residence in the highest level of your home is the first step in addressing the problem. Signs of […]

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Rodent in kitchen, rat on counter

Getting Rid of Rodents: Prevention and Control

Rodent Control Key Takeaways In This Rodent Control Article How to Keep Rodents Outside There are several important preventative measures homeowners should take to ensure their home and property are as rodent free as possible. Home & Property Maintenance for Rodent Control Rodents tend to sneak into vulnerable areas of the home where entrances aren’t […]

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How To Get Rid of Palmetto Bugs & Cockroaches

If you live in the American south, you’ve likely heard of palmetto bugs. These winged creatures infest Charlotte homes during the cooler months, causing problems like asthma and allergies. Simply put, palmetto bugs are a nuisance. Below, we discuss the key differences between palmetto bugs and other cockroach species. We also answer a burning question: […]

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Rodent. Mouse in Yard

Rodent Repellent vs Rodent Traps

Rodents such as mice and rats become most active during the winter, seeking warmth and food where they have the best luck – inside your house. Lots of people use either rodent repellents or rodent traps as at-home solutions. So which DIY-method is best? The short answer is: it depends. Below, we’ll talk more about […]

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Black Widow Spider

What NC Spiders are Dangerous?

Spiders thrive in North Carolina due to the state’s warm average temperatures, so you may encounter arachnids no matter the season. Despite there being over 1,500 species of spiders residing within the state of North Carolina, you may be surprised to learn that only two of these are poisonous spiders that pose a threat to […]

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dead cockroach from bug bomb

Are Bug Bombs Safe?

When you see a cockroach scurry away in your kitchen, it’s tempting to go out and purchase a bug bomb, also known as a fogger. However, total release foggers (TRF) or bug bombs aren’t that effective at killing pests. What’s more, they can also put your family, pets, and home at serious risk. How do […]

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bed with bed bugs

Bed Bugs: Everything You Need to Know

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

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Mosquito biting human

Bed Bug Bites vs. Mosquito Bites: How to Tell the Difference  

At first look, bed bug bites and mosquito bites appear very similar to each other. Many individuals often can’t determine which type of pest has bitten them, so they may not seek the appropriate pest control treatment. Proper identification of bed bug bites vs mosquito bites allows you to seek the correct services to eradicate the critters from […]

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How to Protect Your Electrical Wiring from Rodents

It’s no secret: Rodents like rats and mice chew everything, including wires, insulation and wood. Yet when pondering the cumulative dangers associated with a rodent infestation in Charlotte, homeowners often overlook the hidden dangers of electrical malfunctions. Correcting rodent-induced electrical problems is expensive. Failing to correct damaged electrical wiring and connections can result in a […]

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