Category Archives: General

Palmetto Bug or Cockroach? How to Tell the Difference

In some regions of the United States, especially the Southeast, many people use the term “palmetto bugs” to describe certain types of cockroaches. Not all cockroaches, however, are palmetto bugs. Typically, smoky-brown cockroaches and American cockroaches found in the American Southeast are called palmetto bugs while others are not. Our pest control specialists are available […]

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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 Keep Mosquitoes Away

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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Covid-19 Letter to Our Customers

Coronavirus Pandemic- Letter to Our Customers During these difficult times, the health and well being of our customers and employees are our highest priorities. As we closely follow developments related to Coronavirus (COVID-19), be assured that we are committed to doing everything possible to keep our customers and employees safe. We continue to operate in […]

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What To Do When You Find A Snake In Charlotte

Charlotte is a beautiful city with lush trees and vegetation, but its natural look and feel can also make it an ideal environment for pests like snakes. Most of the snakes you’ll come across in Charlotte are harmless, but there are a few venomous snakes that you could come across at home or in public […]

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Are Cockroaches Harmful?

When most of us think about cockroaches, we envision the insects swarming together in unsanitary places like sewers and garbage cans. They then move into homes and carry in the dangerous diseases they have picked up along the way. Although some bugs have an unfair reputation, cockroaches are harmful insects and shouldn’t be allowed anywhere near your […]

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Top 10 Things to Know About Moisture Control

Not controlling the moisture levels in your home can contribute to a host of problems. When home humidity levels are too high it accelerates mold and mildew growth, reduces heating and cooling efficiency and creates an appealing environment for unwanted pests. It is imperative that all homeowners develop a moisture control strategy to prevent these […]

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How to Protect Your Electrical Wiring from Rodents This Winter

It’s no secret: Rodents chew everything, including wires, insulation and wood. Yet when pondering the cumulative dangers associated with Charlotte rodent infestation, 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 life-threatening electrical fire. Charlotte Rodent Infestation and […]

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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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