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Schedule termite inspections 24/7, online

December 27, 2018 By
Homeowners, business owners and real estate agents seeking termite inspectors typically want immediate results. That’s why one family-owned pest management company created and launched TermitePro.us, a website that lets customers schedule termite inspections online. “We saw this as a basic... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Sentricon Deader Than Dead, behind the scenes

May 21, 2018 By
Editor’s Note: Read some highlights of what happened on the first day when Cincinnati, Ohio-based Scherzinger Pest Control hosted the Sentricon Deader Than Dead Tour. Here, Eric Scherzinger, VP of sales and marketing, picks up the narrative for day two.... Read more»
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Applying ‘the right termiticide dose to the right place’ critical to termite control

April 26, 2018 By
What’s the secret to successful termite control? Read more»
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2018 pest pressures: PMPs weigh in

April 9, 2018 By
Pest management professionals (PMPs) predict which pests they foresee becoming the biggest problem for the industry and/or their service area in 2018. Which pests will be the most problematic for your business in 2018? Read more»
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Terminix releases top 25 US termite cities list

April 5, 2018 By
Terminix has released its ranking of the 25 most termite-infested U.S. cities, and revealed that residents of Houston reported the most cases of termite infestations in 2017, followed by Los Angeles. Mobile, Ala., again ranked high on the list. “Now... Read more»
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Termites classified as cockroaches: ESA updates insect database

March 22, 2018 By
News regarding the ESA's update has spread, appearing in headlines across the country. Read more»
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Property upgrades can affect termite protection

March 22, 2018 By
After entering a structure, termites become even more difficult to detect when they hide behind drywall, carpets and other construction materials. Read more»
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Caption This: Finish the termite limerick

March 15, 2018 By
You know you have a funny quip for this Leo Michael panel. Why not share it with the pest control industry? Read more»
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13 techniques for tweaking termite baiting

February 22, 2018 By
As with any relatively new control technique, one learns how to improve upon it over time and trial. Read more»
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3 ways insect pests woo their mates

February 13, 2018 By
Here are the less than romantic, quirky, and sometimes fatal ways certain pests woo their mates, proving that ‘love’ doesn’t need to cost a thing. Read more»
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