DATE POSTED: September 12, 2016
“The ants go marching one by one” is a common childhood song, but during this time of year for homeowners all across Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, the lyrics should be changed to “The fleas go marching one by one!” That’s right; we are smack dab in the middle of flea season which means that if you are not vigilant, fleas may make their way into your…
DATE POSTED: September 7, 2016
Are you freaked out? Do you hear something squeaking in your walls? Do you hear them scratching and bumping? Or is the problem worse? Sometimes it isn't quite so obvious where bats are hiding; but before you get a flashlight and a baseball bat to figure out where the dozen or so bats that are flapping around your home came from, you may want to read the rest of this article.
DATE POSTED: August 22, 2016
Moles are definitely a problem. A really big problem from such a cute little rodent! These tiny little scavengers can wreak havoc on our lawns and in our gardens without much effort at all. In fact, a single mole will typically dig 150 feet of new tunnels a day – sometimes more. All of that tunneling causes damage to the root systems of grass, flowers, and vegetables causing them to turn…
DATE POSTED: August 11, 2016
If you deal with millipedes in, or around, your property, we don't have to tell you how maddening these little insects can be. These critters can invade by the hundreds. So, we've decided to write up this simple guide to help you better understand these occasional invaders. Hopefully, it will reduce any nervousness you may have and give you some ideas on how you can fight back.
DATE POSTED: August 9, 2016
Have you ever had someone ask you, "What's bugging you?" The word bug is synonymous with the word annoy. And for good reason, bugs are annoying--some more than others! Yes, while some bugs are merely annoying, others, such as fleas, can be downright maddening.
DATE POSTED: July 29, 2016
Goodwill comes in many forms. Many companies build goodwill by showing how they give back to their community. They will announce that they donate a portion of their proceeds to cure cancer, or that they help to spay and neuter the pet population (yes, we did just make a Price is a Right reference). Successful businesses know that goodwill directly affects revenue.