Tag: weather

Truly Nolen advises on black widows, cold temps

November 22, 2016 By
Tucson, Ariz.-based Truly Nolen recently shared with us the following press release. While intended to share with its homeowner customers, it contains some great info for pest management professionals, too. Please read on: As the most venomous spider found in North... Read more»
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Xcluder: Pest Control Astragal Door Seals

March 22, 2016 By
Made in America, Xcluder Pest Control Astragal Door Seals protect entry door gaps with a sturdy, 96-in. retainer and reinforced EPDM rubber gasket lined with Xcluder fill fabric, a patented combination of stainless steel and poly-fiber that is virtually impenetrable... Read more»
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Hazy Shade of (Something Kinda’ Like) Winter

December 2, 2015 By
Winter chills are finally settling in here in the Midwest, but it’s already December 2nd and we’re nowhere near what we’re used to this time of year. Throughout November we had several handfuls of autumn afternoons that felt miraculously like... Read more»
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El Nino 2015/16 Likely to Bring a Pest Surge with It

November 18, 2015 By
Some interesting news from the wire yesterday: Orkin released a report (that’s received a fair amount of coverage in mainstream news) regarding the expected heavy rains coming, courtesy of the El Nino weather system, to the Southern U.S. From California... Read more»
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Speaking of the weather

February 1, 2013 By
There I was, sitting barefoot on my second-story porch, reading and enjoying the 63-degree weather … in Ohio … in January. A few short days later I’d find myself shoveling snow. What’s wrong with this picture? I don’t know what... Read more»
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