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Tag: spider control

Spider treatment varies per species

August 24, 2020 By
Spider control will vary from species to species so using monitors can help identify the exact species on a property, and inform your treatment protocol. Read more»
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Tips for a quarterly spider service program

August 21, 2020 By
Most arthropods, including spiders, do not want to be inside the structure. Thus, exclusion practices are the first step to prevent intrusion. Read more»
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3 signs of spiders to look for during inspections

August 17, 2020 By
To prevent a spider infestation, look for these three telltale signs during your initial inspection that one is likely to occur soon, if it hasn’t already. Read more»

Use prey management for effective spider control

August 14, 2020 By
If spider activity is common, they must have access to a population of prey. Effective spider control starts with effective prey management. Read more»
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Get customers involved in spider prevention

August 10, 2020 By
I remember dealing with spiders a lot when I was a tech, especially in neighborhoods with wooded or grassy areas near a creek. Imagine a home sitting on a hillside with lush vegetation, landscape lighting, and large trees touching the... Read more»
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Control tips for difficult spiders

January 27, 2020 By
One common question I get from pest management professionals (PMPs) is “why are spiders so difficult to control?” The answer, though, is not an easy one to explain for three big reasons: We rely on pests’ grooming practices to help... Read more»
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Test your knowledge of spiders

January 3, 2020 By
See how well you and your team know and understand spiders with this tech test. Read more»
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3 treatment tips to eliminate spider callbacks

November 5, 2019 By
No one wants to see spiders crawling around their homes. The next time you’re treating for spiders, eliminate callbacks by following these three “T’s” to ensure they aren’t making their way inside. Read more»
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Spider control solutions

September 17, 2019 By
We spoke with seven industry suppliers about their strategies, products and upcoming innovations for successful spider management. Read more»
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Fiction: Crawley and the rogue PMP

January 17, 2019 By
Publisher’s Note: This series — “The Adventures of Crawley McPherson, Bug Man” — is a work of fiction. Crawley McPherson and all other characters in this series are products of the author’s imagination or used fictitiously. All names, places, locations... Read more»