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.

Pest Articles

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FAQ: Asian Giant Hornets

Everything you need to know about Asian giant hornets and whether they currently pose a threat in the U.S.

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How to Get Rid of Mice in Walls and Attics

While there are several different species of mice in the wild, the house mouse is appropriately named for its tendency to seek shelter in homes, especially within walls and attics.

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Stinging Insect Nests: Identification Guide

Here's how to identify different stinging insect species based on their nests. When it comes to stinging insects, it is important to know which species you are dealing with and the threats they may pose.

Health Hub

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Is Coronavirus Transmitted by Pests?

There are many questions surrounding the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), including how it’s spread. It’s important to note that coronavirus is not spread by vector pests.

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West Nile Virus: Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

West Nile virus (WNV) is a potentially serious illness that is carried from infected birds to humans via mosquitoes, which serve as vectors of the disease.

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.