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Resistant cockroach accounts aren’t futile Posted on 06 Nov 2019 in the Cockroaches categories.

Manage resistance by always using more than one class of insecticide. Rotate among classes of insecticides that are subject to resistance. One of the major reasons why German cockroaches (Blattella... Read more»

Bed bugs: Proactive programs prevent poor performance Posted on 30 Oct 2019 in the Bed Bugs & featured & Technical categories.

Reactive bed bug programs in multi-family accounts cost more. Never underestimate your influence on client expectations. Do your clients think bed bugs can be eliminated? Do they think they can... Read more»

Locating cockroaches: The next best thing to X-ray vision Posted on 22 Aug 2019 in the Cockroaches & featured & German Cockroaches & Technical categories.

Cockroach hangouts would be easier to find if we had the ability to see through walls. Mark Sheperdigian shares some tips for locating cockroaches. Read more»

3 skills for better bed bug treatments Posted on 21 Jul 2019 in the Bed Bugs & featured & Technical categories.

A skilled technician gets better results in less time. Time spent practicing skills involving furniture and carpet manipulation can improve performance. Preparing a new bed bug technician requires both education... Read more»

Ask the Expert: Outdoor rat-proofing tips Posted on 19 Jun 2019 in the Ask the Expert & featured & Rats & Rodents & Technical categories.

A pest management professional is servicing a house with a Norway rat problem, and compost bins that provide a constant food source. Read more»

Come and get it, cockroaches Posted on 03 Jun 2019 in the Cockroaches & featured categories.

Here are two main (and very common) reasons why a bait-only strategy doesn’t eliminate cockroaches quickly at your accounts. Read more»

Identify the source to prevent bed bug re-introductions Posted on 03 May 2019 in the Bed Bugs & featured & Sheperspective categories.

Helping tenants prevent a reintroduction is as valuable as getting rid of the bed bugs in the first place. Tenants often cannot imagine how they became infested. We know how... Read more»

Ask the Expert: Determining lures for different moth species Posted on 29 Mar 2019 in the Ask the Expert & featured & Moths & Technical categories.

QUESTION: We have a large home that has webbing clothes moth traps. Recently, we found some of the traps with clothes moth, Indianmeal moths and a moth we don’t recognize.... Read more»

5 tips to finding cockroach harborages in commercial kitchens Posted on 04 Mar 2019 in the Cockroaches & featured & German Cockroaches & Sheperspective & Technical categories.

Improve your inspection skills for finding cockroaches in commercial kitchens. Read more»

5 bed bug resolutions for 2019 Posted on 21 Jan 2019 in the Bed Bugs & featured & Technical categories.

What New Year’s resolutions can you make to improve your year in bed bug management? Read more»