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Washington D.C.'s Secret To Effective Do-It-Yourself Termite Control

1/11/2021

Nations and armies have been trying to invade Washington D.C. for hundreds of years, and unfortunately, so have termites. You’d think that termites would have a little more respect than to be such a scourge to Washington D.C. homeowners, but they don’t seem to care. Termites can cost you thousands of dollars, especially if you don’t know how to prevent them.... Read More

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How To Tell If You Have A Cockroach Problem In Your Maryland Home

1/7/2021

Most of the time, when you know you have a problem, it can be easy to find ways to deal with it. However, what happens when you don’t know you have a problem? Roach infestations can be hard to notice if you don’t know what to look for, exposing you to potential dangers you’re not even aware of.... Read More

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Maryland Property Owners' Handy Guide To Stored-Product Pests

12/17/2020

It happens when you least expect it. You’re looking for ingredients or an afternoon snack, so you’re looking through the cabinet or the pantry when you see it: bugs, hundreds of them burrowing around in your food. Make no mistake, these pests didn’t get there overnight. Rather, they’ve just hatched in the pantry of your Maryland home, and many food products need to be thrown out. Stored-product pests are a real problem ... Read More

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What Washington D.C. Property Owners Need To Know About Rats

12/15/2020

For many millennia, rats have depended on humans for their food, shelter, and safety. Where humans go, rats go too, following our food, water, and shelter. While we’ve domesticated some of these rodents, many more of them continue to impact human livelihoods. Rats continue to impact how humans live their lives, including right here in Washington, D.C. If you aren’t vigilant, a rat problem in your D.C. home can cause se... Read More

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Inspecting Your Decorations For Pests Before Decking Your Maryland Halls

12/9/2020

Christmastime is here in Maryland, and you know what that means! From holiday breaks and family feasts to snow, presents, and Christmas cheer, Maryland is getting ready for the best time of the year. Although you might be taking a holiday, the pests in Maryland won’t be – and they might use Christmas to get indoors. Specifically, pests can hitchhike their way into your Maryland property on Christmas decorations. Check twice before ... Read More

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What Maryland Property Owners Should Know About Overwintering Pests

12/2/2020

Winter is here in Maryland, bringing with it the calmness of snow-hushed roads and quiet evenings indoors. Maryland winters have lots of charm, but they also may bring a specific threat to your property: overwintering pests. Cool weather encourages outdoor pests to seek warm shelter. Overwintering pests are common throughout Maryland, but that doesn’t mean property owners should succumb to pest problems. Here’s all you need to know... Read More

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