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All You Need To Know About Centipedes In Bethesda


 Centipedes are one of those creatures you never want to find crawling around your Bethesda home. Even just seeing one in the bathroom can make you wonder how many more are lurking in the shadows, and even worse, what they are up too late at night while you are sleeping.... Read More

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Bethesda's Exclusive Guide To Rat Control


There have been many speculations on what the phrase, “Its raining cats and dogs” means. One popular theory is that it came from ancient Greece when cats and dogs would nestle in the thatch of roofing during storms causing them to collapse. Why were they up there? We think they could have been chasing rats. Rats have been around since as far back as recorded history and hunted by cats and dogs for at least that long.... Read More

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What Spotting Flying Termites Means For Your D.C. Home


Why It Is Important To Do Something About Flying Termites While flying termites don't feed on your home, they will make lots and lots of workers that will. Flying termites are the queens and kings of new termite colonies. If they find a nice place to build a nest near your D.C. home, you could be looking at a big repair bill. It is important to take quick action when you see flying termites on your home. What Flying Termites M... Read More

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Pest Prevention For Healthcare Facilities In The Greater Washington D.C. Area


We have many healthcare facilities in the Washington area, from large hospitals to small medical offices. We also have dental offices, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, clinics, and more. When pests get into these facilities, they can impact the health of patients – but this isn't the only way pest problems can have an impact... Read More

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Get Rid Of Indian Meal Moths From Your Maryland Pantries Once & For All


One of the most disturbing pests that get into Maryland homes is the Indian meal moth. Why are they so disturbing? Because Indian meal moths rarely come in from the outside. Today, we're going to break down how you can detect and get rid of Indian meal moths and other pantry pests that hitchhike into your home.... Read More

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