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Paul Curtis, BCE, is Manager, Technical Service, at Terminix.

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Mosquito control: Identify larval development sites Posted on 08 Nov 2017 in the Mosquitoes & Stinging Insects & Tips and Tricks categories.

Effective mosquito control strategies usually require using multiple methodologies. Read more»

Tips & Tricks: Creating a Heat Map Posted on 04 Feb 2016 in the Tips and Tricks categories.

It can be distressing to service professionals and customers when a previously controlled cockroach infestation seems to return with a vengeance. The customer has followed all sanitation and exclusion recommendations... Read more»

Tips & Tricks: Monitoring Device Placement Posted on 03 Dec 2015 in the Tips and Tricks categories.

Many products are available for bed bug monitoring, and placement recommendations are just as numerous. Many of the customers most interested in monitoring for bed bugs are also the most... Read more»

Tips & Tricks: Look Deeper to Solve Stored Product Pest Problems Posted on 23 Jul 2015 in the Stored Product Pests & Tips and Tricks categories.

When the basics of control still leave you with stored product pest problems at commercial accounts, look deeper to discover the source of chronic infestations: ⦁ Check between layers of... Read more»

Tips & Tricks: The Importance of Bait Rotation for Cockroach Control Posted on 05 Jan 2015 in the 1214 & Cockroaches & Tips and Tricks categories.

Along with integrated pest management (IPM) practices, bait application remains one of the most effective methods to control cockroaches. Bait rotation is one of the big subjects for cockroaches. Recent... Read more»