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PCI: Cool Machines

November 4, 2019 By
Pest Control Insulation (PCI) now offers Cool Machines to support the multiple add-on service programs featuring TAP Pest Control Insulation, which is registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The Cool Machines line includes the CM1500 blower (pictured), the CM700... Read more»
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The sort-of squirrelly bird catches the headline

October 24, 2019 By
It has not escaped our attention that a variety of instances where birds are just being birds has been making the news lately. Take, for instance, the following: When male birds put in the work, happiness ensues: Inverse.com reports on... Read more»
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Pest Control Insulation: 575PCO

August 15, 2019 By
The new 575PCO insulation blowing machine, exclusive to Pest Control Insulation, provides an output rate of up to 93 30-pound bags of TAP Pest Control Insulation per hour — yet still uses common household current. Safety guards provide operator protection,... Read more»
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Beware of unethical house flippers

February 28, 2019 By
Unethical house flippers are an increasing threat to termite/WDO inspectors. Read more»
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8 control strategies for spiders

December 13, 2018 By
Successful spider control requires a multi-pronged approach, including inspection, identification, non-chemical controls, sanitation, exclusion, insecticide applications and addressing exterior lighting issues that attract spider food. If you’ve identified a need for spider control, some key non-chemical control strategies to start... Read more»
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Tips for responding to calls about spiders

November 6, 2018 By
Here are some things you can do when dealing with customer calls about spiders and potential spider bites. Read more»
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Pest Control Insulation: TAP Hatchmaster

April 11, 2018 By
The lightweight, durable Hatchmaster Attic Stairway Cover reduces heat loss while preserving easy access to the attic. provides a new revenue opportunity for pest management professionals. Easy to install in under 5 minutes with a staple gun, The Hatchmaster is a proven revenue... Read more»
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Pest Control Insulation: Vacuum Defender

September 27, 2017 By
The TAP Insulation Vacuum Defender is recommended for pest and wildlife management professionals who offer attic restoration services. The machine removes potentially damaging debris from the insulation before it comes in contact with the insulation vacuum’s fan blades. The design... Read more»
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PCI, ENERGY STAR help ‘Rule Your Attic’

October 6, 2016 By
A Boston University survey finds that in nine out of 10 homes across America, low levels of insulation are causing comfort problems and wasting homeowners’ money with high energy bills. To help homeowners take control over high utility bills this... Read more»
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Rule Your Attic

Pest Control Insulation, ENERGY STAR team for campaign

November 5, 2015 By
In houses across America, poorly sealed and under-insulated attics are taking money out of homeowners’ pockets through high utility bills. To help your customers take control over high utility bills this heating season by properly sealing and insulating their attics,... Read more»
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