Pest Articles


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The One Resolution Homeowners Should Make

While pest-proofing might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of a News Years resolution, it can save you a lot of time and money over the course of the year if done properly.

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Slideshow: 5 Common Spider Invaders in the U.S.

Browse this slideshow for information on the habits and threats of 5 common spiders in the United States.


Spring Cleaning Advice to Keep Pests at Bay

Here’s a handy room-by-room guide of specific things to do to keep pests at bay this spring.

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A Guide to Spooky Pests

Here's a guide to some common household critters, and a few simple tips to prevent them from turning your home into a haunted house.

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6 Interesting Facts About Spiders

The following spider facts will help you learn more about these eight-legged arachnids.

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Spider Control for Homeowners

Find out how to take action to prevent spiders from posing health risks for your family.

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Black Widow Spiders

Here's everything you need to know about the black widow spider, a venomous spider species found in the U.S.

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Spiders 101

Check out this guide to help you identify some of the most common types of spiders and the potential threat they can pose to our health.


Debunking Common Spider Myths

Do you really swallow spiders in your sleep? Are most spiders dangerous? Learn about the truth behind these spider facts and more.

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The Truth about Brown Recluse Spiders

Find out why brown recluse spiders are dangerous and why brown recluse spider control is important.

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Identifying Your Spider Infestation: Venomous or Not?

Learn about venomous spiders like brown recluse spiders, black widow spider and hobo spiders.

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A Chill In The Air Drives Pests Indoors

See these tips from the NPMA on pest-proofing your home to prevent the cold air from driving pests indoors.

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