Tag: homeowner

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Meet some PMPs who are “Elf on the Shelf” enablers

December 14, 2018 By
In recent years, the Elf on the Shelf has given the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and even Ol’ St. Nick a run for their money, popularity-wise. The Elf hides in different (and creative) places around the house, so he... Read more»
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5 tips for wearing insect repellent

April 17, 2017 By
Whether it’s protecting your technicians as they work outdoors this season, or sharing insights with your customers as an extra measure for the tick and mosquito work you’re doing for them, here are five simple tips on the most effective... Read more»
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Get customers to ‘spring’ into assistance

April 12, 2017 By
Unseasonably warm temperatures throughout the Southeast have ushered in a new set of pests — and Columbia, S.C.-based Terminix Service Inc. has compiled six tips to prepare for the spring season. “With spring already here, homeowners should have their primary... Read more»
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Bee infestation: Homeowner moves out, Gotcha steps in

December 27, 2016 By
An 84-year-old Houston man says he was forced out of his home about three months ago due to a bee infestation. Gotcha Pest Control heard about Charles Williams’ story and took on the problem. “The bees started taking over,” Williams... 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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Are you ready for Termite Awareness Week?

March 13, 2015 By
FAIRFAX, VA—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has declared March 15-21 as Termite Awareness Week to help educate consumers about termites and to help ensure their homes don’t become bait for these saw-toothed pests. “Termites cause costly property damage to... Read more»
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June is National Homeownership Month

June 11, 2014 By
FAIRFAX, VA—June is National Homeownership Month, and the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer education and public outreach arm for the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has developed four videos to help future and current homeowners... Read more»
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