DATE POSTED: November 3, 2014
Do you strongly suspect you have mice? Have you heard thumping or scrapping in your wall or ceiling? Did you find little brown pellets in the back of your silverware drawer or food cabinet? Or was it the hole in the side of Tony the Tiger's head that gave you your first clue?
DATE POSTED: October 8, 2014
Fall is a wonderful time of year, because it is when Dunkin' Donuts brings back pumpkin lattes. So, in celebration of this incredible drink, I am going to attempt to use the Dunkin' Donuts Pumpkin Spice Latte as an allegory for fall pest prevention.
DATE POSTED: May 14, 2014
Pest problems in the spring really become obvious. If your home has been harboring lady bugs or stink bugs over the winter season, you’ll start to notice these pests making their way to your windows and doors, trying to get back out into the sunshine after spending the winter in the cracks and crevices inside your home. Other pests that are starting to become problems this time of year include…
DATE POSTED: April 17, 2014
As spring is starting to blossom all around us, we tend to get caught up in the warm, sunny days and the beautiful flowers that are now showing their faces. It is very easy to forget that with spring comes an influx of insects that are also excited for the new, warm weather. One pest that may become a bother for you this spring is the cockroach. Cockroaches inside your home or business are a…
DATE POSTED: March 20, 2014
The one subject that is consistent in coffee shops throughout most of the United States is that this year has served us a very harsh winter with record snowfall and sub zero temperatures. Residents of MA and RI have certainly had their share of unusually cold temperatures. The most common explanation for the severity of this winter is summed up with the phrase “polar vortex”.
DATE POSTED: March 14, 2014
So many things happen in the springtime. Snow and ice begin to dissipate as the daily temperatures slowly creep upward. The days begin getting longer as the thoughts of winter start to fade. Spring is also that time of year when we set our clocks ahead. Setting your clocks ahead is also a great time to go throughout your home and change the batteries in your smoke detectors. Checking those…