Pest Articles



Another Reason to Be Spooked on Halloween

The NPMA offers tips to homeowners for preventing a pest infestation during the Halloween season.

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Brown Recluse Spider is a Common Home Invader

We've got some important advice to prevent dangerous spiders from entering the home.


Keep Pets Healthy in the "Dog Days" of Summer

To avoid pet pests, read on to find out advice for pet owners from the NPMA.


Invasive Species Can Cause Serious Damage to Homes

Remain vigilant to ensure protection against invasive species. Learn more.


Homeowners Sound Off On Top Five Pests of Summer

Here are five helpful tips to avoid the top five summer pests!

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"Ticking" Down to the Height of Pest Season

Find out how to avoid a tick encounter when spending time outside during the summer.


Fido's Flea Problem Is A Pet Owner's Nightmare

Are you a pet owner? Make sure you follow these tips to Fido safe from fleas.


Termites "Chomp at the Bit" for Warm Temperatures

When warm weather arrives, so do termites. Here's how to prevent them from damaging your house.


Spring Breakers Beware of Itchy Souvenirs

Whether it's fun in the sun or hitting the slopes, here's how to avoid finding yourself with a biting problem.


Biting Temperatures Send Rodents Scrambling Indoors

NPMA experts offer these important measures to prevent a rodent infestation during the winter season.

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Winter Months Send Pests Indoors

This winter, keep unwanted pests outside where they belong by using these tips.


Keep Pantry Pests Out Of Your Plans This Holiday

Before putting the next pumpkin pie in the oven, be on the lookout for these pests that can cause unexpected problems.