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10 Steps to Keep Your Pets Pest-Free

Read to learn the steps that pet owners can take to protect their pets from pests like fleas and ticks.

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The Year of the Tick

Read on to find out more about ticks this season and how you can prevent yourself from this pest.

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How to Protect Yourself from Ticks (And Lyme Disease) This Season

Learn how to prevent tick bites, as well as Lyme disease symptoms this season.

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Ant Survey Executive Summary: Exploring America's #1 Nuisance Pest

Discover the findings of nationwide survey on ant infestations and control measures across America.

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When DIY Pest Control Won't Cut It

Check out this article to learn when do-it-yourself measures won't cut it and you should leave to the pros.

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Could Your Home be at Risk for Termites?

Read to learn a few tips to prevent termites from wreaking havoc on your home.

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Rodents & Foreclosures

Find out how one empty home can lead to pests for the whole block.

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The Forgotten Rooms

There are several rooms in a house that can be easily overlooked in the process of pest proofing. Learn how to pest-proof them here.

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Winter Pest-Proofing Can Keep Rodents Away

To prevent rodents from infesting your home this winter, read to learn tips from the NPMA.

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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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Tis’ the Season to Be Wary of Household Pests

With holiday traditions comes the risk of bringing a variety of pests into homes. See this article to find out how to keep them out.

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Ladybugs Swarm Homes as Cool Weather Arrives

Consider these tips from the NPMA to prevent ladybugs from invading homes.