Pest Articles



Termite ID: How to Spot Termites in Your Home

Here’s a handy guide to help you correctly spot common termite species in your home.

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List: Top 5 Pests We Love to Hate

Read the list to learn more about the pests we consider the worst of the worst – the ones we love to hate!

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Pest Slideshow: Common Occasional Invaders

Browse the occasional pests slideshow to learn more about these uninvited houseguests.


Interesting Facts About Centipedes

Here are some interesting centipede facts to help you better understand this unique type of occasional invader.


Boxelder Bugs 101

When the seasons change, boxelder bugs become a nuisance as they invade in large numbers. Read to learn more about these bugs.


Pantry Pests 101

Here is a guide to help you identify and prevent the most common pantry pests.

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Rodents 101

Check out this guide to help you identify common mice and rat species.


Interesting Facts About Nuisance Wildlife

Learn about some wild animals that could be living right in your own backyard.

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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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Fascinating Facts About Five Invasive Species

Discover some unique characteristics of invasive species that set them apart from native pests.

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Unusual Invasive Species in Our Own Backyards

Learn more about some unique invasive insects and mammals that have made headlines across the country.

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Stink Bugs 101

Read to learn more about brown marmorated stink bugs - a nuisance pest that often invades homes.