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Creative bait placements maximize consumption Posted on 18 Sep 2018 in the Cockroaches & featured categories.

This strategy for placing cockroach bait might your best bet for challenging accounts. Read more»

Double-check your pest IDs Posted on 04 Sep 2018 in the Business & featured & Invasive/Occasional Species & Technical categories.

When identifying pests, double-check your answer and get a second opinion if something seems amiss. Read more»

Phorid flies: Complete inspections can rule out costly solutions Posted on 27 Aug 2018 in the featured & Flies categories.

Perform a full inspection to ensure there isn’t a simpler solution to a phorid fly infestation. Read more»

Springtails: The pest insect that isn’t Posted on 17 May 2018 in the featured & Invasive/Occasional Species & 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»