Author Archive

About Dr. Jim Fredericks

rss feed Email

Posts by Dr. Jim Fredericks

Springtails: The pest insect that isn’t Posted on 17 May 2018 in the featured & Technical categories.

Springtails are such an ancient group of arthropods that 400-year-old fossils exist. Read more»

Applying ‘the right termiticide dose to the right place’ critical to termite control Posted on 26 Apr 2018 in the Termites categories.

What’s the secret to successful termite control? Read more»

Property upgrades can affect termite protection Posted on 22 Mar 2018 in the featured & Termites categories.

After entering a structure, termites become even more difficult to detect when they hide behind drywall, carpets and other construction materials. Read more»

Online resources: Why customers still call PMPs Posted on 12 Mar 2018 in the featured & Technical categories.

you ever notice that today’s consumer performs an extraordinary amount of research before calling in an expert? Read more»

How to control cluster flies in winter Posted on 31 Jan 2018 in the featured & Technical categories.

Usually, exclusion is the best solution, but should be performed in the early autumn, before flies arrive. Read more»

2-step solution for removing lone birds from buildings Posted on 27 Dec 2017 in the Birds & featured categories.

Luckily, there’s a simple, two-step solution that works in almost every situation. Read more»

PMPs: Teach the value of rodent service Posted on 29 Nov 2017 in the featured & Technical categories.

A survey found that 37 percent of homeowners have seen a rodent in their home during the past year. Read more»

Use available data to forecast pest populations Posted on 15 Sep 2017 in the featured & Technical categories.

One of the hallmarks of the structural pest management industry is its willingness to incorporate science-based conclusions into decisions regarding treatment protocols and business models. This is illustrated in the... Read more»

The secret to perimeter pest management Posted on 29 Aug 2017 in the featured categories.

The secret to perimeter pest management is tri-circumambulation (from Latin tres three + circum around + ambulaˉtus to walk). It means “to walk around three times.” It’s not a new... Read more»

2 tips for pollinator protection around perimeters Posted on 19 Jul 2017 in the featured & Technical categories.

Perimeter treatments are a staple of summertime pest management services. No matter what part of the country you are working in, there is a constant pressure from perimeter pests like... Read more»

Privacy Preference Center

Close your account?

Your account will be closed and all data will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered. Are you sure?