Tips and Tricks

Use sanitation to control ticks

July 15, 2019 By
While sanitation goes a long way, control products can prevent and knock down tick populations. Read more»
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Flea, fly, tick: Consider the source

July 8, 2019 By
Consider the unseen when targeting the source of a flea, fly or tick infestation. Read more»
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Tackling fleas with IGRs

July 1, 2019 By
Fleas are a frustrating pest! These little bloodsuckers love to sneak under your pants cuffs and around your socks, and feast on your blood right around your sock line. To add insult to injury, the small, itchy bump they leave... Read more»
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Ask these questions to sell mosquito services

June 13, 2019 By
Sometimes a list of technical jargon is a turn-off, even if you’re right. Instead, courteous and simple questions are the key. Read more»
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Combat mosquitoes with multiple techniques

June 11, 2019 By
It's important to use a variety of techniques when combatting mosquitoes – in every life stage — at your client's property. Read more»

PMPs: Offer mosquito reduction, not control

June 6, 2019 By
It's important to be upfront with customers about expectations after services for reducing mosquitoes at their properties. Read more»
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10 tips for mosquito prevention

June 4, 2019 By
Here are 10 timely prevention tips to make it tougher for mosquitoes to establish at your customer's properties this season. Read more»
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Use residual products to keep mosquitoes away

May 30, 2019 By
Until your next mosquito service, be sure to look for products with a long residual and wash-off resistance to help keep these pests away until next time. Read more»

Timing is key for mosquito control, contracts

May 28, 2019 By
Timing is everything in mosquito control including when the service is performed and when contracts dictate property visits. Read more»
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4 tips for your mosquito control strategy

May 23, 2019 By
There has been a recent influx of mosquito control products — from residential mosquito misting systems and gravid yellow fever mosquito (Aedes spp.) traps, to advances in pesticide-infused clothing and personal repellents. And yes, there’s even a smartphone app for... Read more»
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