Category Archives: Pest Control

What Charlotte Homeowners Should Know About Clover Mites

Typically, pests and insects work hard to remain unnoticed. They do this by blending into their backgrounds and environments so that predators can’t spot them. However, for the clover mite, “blending in” isn’t really an option, particularly in one’s home. These red invaders stand out against most backdrops unless you happen to live in a […]

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How to Get Rid of Millipedes

If you’ve spotted a swarm of millipedes in your home, the sight can be more than a little unnerving. Because of the millipede’s shape, it can look more like a snake or a worm at first. Once you realize that it has hundreds of little legs, that doesn’t make the discovery any better. Fortunately, unlike […]

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Sandfly Pest Control in Charlotte

When it comes to flying, blood-sucking insects, most people think about mosquitoes. But, while mosquitoes are the most problematic, they’re not the only bugs you should be worried about. Another bloodsucker is the sandfly, which can feed on people as well as animals. Although most sandflies stay in the wild, a home infestation can be […]

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How to Identify Drain Flies & Get Rid of Them

After coming home from an extended vacation, you may notice some small, dark bugs flying around your home. They’re pretty small, and when you swat them, they turn into a cloud of dust, much like a moth. What are these things? They’re called drain flies, and they can be a pretty annoying nuisance. Fortunately, if […]

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Cockroach in the home

How to Prepare Your Home for Pest Control Services

When you find your home overrun with pests such as ants, cockroaches, termites, fleas, spiders, or rodents, it’s important to get them out as soon as possible. The best results can be achieved by working together with a pest control service before and after their arrival. They will typically provide a list of specific steps […]

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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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Six Ways To Get Rid of Stink Bugs

The Stink Bug, i.e. the brown marmorated invasive pest (BMSB), was accidentally introduced to the US thro Pennsylvania in 1990. The first detected NC appearance occurred in Forsyth County in 2009. Officially tagged Halyomorpha halys, the brown stinkbug now resides as a widespread pest across the United States. They are now found in 44 states […]

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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 Homes in Spring with Uptown in Background

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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