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Kissing Bugs: Everything You Need to Know

Beth Rimmels | Posted on September 19, 2019

Cartoon bugs kissing Despite the cute name, kissing bugs can be dangerous. While they’ve previously been detected in the western and southern United States, the latest reports indicate a northern migration so it’s important to learn more…

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When Should I Call the Exterminator?

Ed Robinson | Posted on March 14, 2019

Exterminator in blue overalls with a portable spray canister.Some people want to pick up the phone immediately; some people want to wait. Many calls report a significant problem, with others there’s no problem at all. The decision of whether or not…

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Taking Care of That Mouse Infestation

Ed Robinson | Posted on January 24, 2019

Small brown mouse closeup

It’s a famous quote, often attributed to writer/philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Build a better mouse trap and the world will beat a path to your door.” And if you’ve ever had a mouse in…

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Creatures That Invade Your Home in the Fall

Ed Robinson | Posted on November 1, 2018

Raccoon stealing a wrapper from the trash.

Leaves on trees aren’t the only things that change in the fall. There are lots of metamorphoses that occur in nature in the fall as temperatures cool down. As winter approaches, you will see less…

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5 Dangerous Summer Pests You Should Avoid

arrowblog321 | Posted on April 4, 2018

Closeup of an ant.A lot of people would expect to find spiders on a list of dangerous pests. Spiders, however, are an important part of pest management. As long as you aren’t confronted with black widows or brown recluse spiders, you…

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Seasonal Pest Infestations and How to Avoid Them

arrowblog321 | Posted on March 27, 2018

RatEvery season brings something new—and that includes some new pests to attempt to infiltrate your home. Residential pest control in Nassau County, NY, is here to help—but in the meantime, here’s what you need to know about the pest problems of each…

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How to Identify Pest Infestations in the Home

arrowblog321 | Posted on March 21, 2018

AntsInsects and pest infestations are often painfully obvious to the homeowner. Buzzing wasps, bugs crawling across counters, or squirrels rampaging in the attic are all pretty easy to identify. However, some infestations, such as termites, may be harder to diagnose. And just…

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Why Moths are Infesting Your Home and How to Stop Them

arrowadmin | Posted on August 2, 2017

A closeup photo of a clothing mothMoths: these nighttime insects seem harmless enough until they’ve made their way into your home and start attacking your belongings. Understanding why moths are entering your home and learning the signs that you have a…

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Identifying Pest Problems During the Winter Months

AWST | Posted on December 31, 2015

low-light-lampWhen temperatures drop, pest problems can worsen inside your home. Rodents and insects tend to gravitate indoors, seeking food and shelter. If you own a newer home, chances are your house is insulated and secure enough to keep pests…

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Signs You May Have Termites

AWST | Posted on October 31, 2015

Examining termite damage on wood.

In order to minimize the amount of damage they can cause, it is important to discover your termites on Long Island as soon as possible. However, you must be able to recognize the signs of their presence…

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