Pest News & Views

PestWorld offers up-to-date pest control news and pest-related articles. Whether you're looking for pest information or just looking out for your health, our pest blog articles and columns are sure to pique your interest. Browse our pest control news sections below.

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Interesting Tick Facts

Before heading outdoors this summer, check out these five little-known facts about one of the season's most common biting pests - ticks.

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Termite Swarming is Underway in Florida

In Florida, termites can infest homes earlier in the year, oftentimes before the official first day of spring. Learn about the common species found in the Sunshine State.

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What Happens to Pests During the Winter?

What happens to pests like ants, mosquitoes and termites when the cold weather rolls in? Learn more about how specific pests survive the harsh elements.

Health Hub

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How To Safely And Easily Remove A Tick

Found a tick on your skin? Follow this step-by-step guide to safely and successfully remove a tick.

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The “Triple Threat” of Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes pose a triple threat to our health in the form of dengue fever, chikungunya and Zika virus. Learn more about these mosquito-borne diseases.

Guest Columnists

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7 Ways Pests Are Taking the Sweat Equity Out of Your House

More than you may realize, pests are capable of undermining the quality and longevity of the home improvements you've labored to make. Keep reading to learn about several ways in which your home could be vulnerable to insects and rodents—and what you can do to stop these threats in their tracks.

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How to Avoid a Winter Pest Invasion

Home improvement expert, Bob Vila, offers advice to prevent a pest party in your home following the harsh winter season.