Tag: inspections

California firm implements ‘transparent’ online scheduling

February 8, 2018 By
Accurate Termite and Pest Control, a family-owned pest control company in Southern California, launched a new website that allows customers to schedule services online. The website in beta model last year was successful. The company says the service has been... Read more»
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Interview all occupants of home during inspection

August 23, 2017 By
When inspecting a home for the first time, along with a complete venue “look-see,” make it a point to interview as many occupants or family members as possible. Each person, depending on age, sex, educational level, etc., may have a... Read more»
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Brooklyn man says drum-playing eliminated rat infestation

April 25, 2017 By
Property owner Solomon Shlomo of Brooklyn, N.Y., claims he scared off rats infesting his building by playing the drums, according to The Brooklyn Paper. His building in Brooklyn’s Park Slope neighborhood was inspected by the city’s health department twice following a... Read more»
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Canine bed bug detection: Get the facts

April 10, 2017 By
Trained bed bug scent detection dogs can search many rooms and large areas with surprising accuracy. Results for some areas may be ambiguous, but proper follow-up can ensure the integrity of the inspection. A trained canine scent detection team can... Read more»
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Bug Busters talks health inspections

February 27, 2017 By
Every wonder why so many restaurants fail their local health inspections – whether repeatedly or just once? Woodstock, Ga.-based Bug Busters took a look at why this happens and shared with reporters critical points to discuss with local restaurant owners when... Read more»
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Why business owners may dread Friday afternoons

February 27, 2017 By
You’ll hear many business owners complain about Monday mornings because it seems like anything that can go wrong usually does. Someone calls in sick. A client was missed on Saturday and is venting to you about it. An oil spot... Read more»
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How to inspect for mild bed bug infestations

January 16, 2017 By
Bed bug infestations follow a regular pattern, from introductions to infestations that can grow large over a period of months. A trained professional can easily find heavy, and even intermediate infestations, but a single bug or a light infestation can... Read more»
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Tips & Tricks: Capitalize on bed bug misidentifications

September 14, 2016 By
No one wants bed bugs, but reports of bed bug bites are the rise. Also on the rise is misidentification by tenants, homeowners, schools, businesses and hotel workers alike. This trend of misidentification is money in the bank for the... Read more»

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