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Small Twonsend's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii) colony
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Getting Rid of Bats From Your Home, Property

Despite the rising popularity of Batman movies and television shows the past five decades, actual bats don’t seem to have much of a fan base. “People hate bats because of old scary movies, and because they don’t see them a lot. They also have a mystery to them, and people […]

American cockroach Credit: Mr.TinDC cc20
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Getting Rid of Cockroaches Outside

When most people think about cockroaches, feelings of disgust encompass them imagining these filth and germ-ridden pests scurrying across surfaces inside the home.However, not all cockroaches live indoors. Various types prefer an outdoor habitat where they still reside in filth, dirt and debris. We’ve outlined the most common outdoor cockroach species, […]

Pest Control for Scorpions
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Pest Control for Scorpions

Scorpions. They are venomous, predatory pests that can be found on every continent in the world, except for Antarctica. They’ve been roaming the planet for over 300 million years — and can live up to 25 years old. Getting stung by one of these creatures can hurt, but in most […]

How to Get Rid of Rats
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How to Get Rid of Rats

They have caused such problems throughout history that their very name is an outburst, a four-letter word: Rats! They’re an original pest. Invading our homes, contaminating our food, damaging property and even spreading disease. Just seeing one scurrying across your kitchen floor is enough to make you jump, to send […]

How to Get Rid of Wasps
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How to Get Rid of Wasps

Seeing one wasp whiz by your head is enough to make you nervous. Finding a big nest in the corner of your front porch, busy with angrily buzzing, stinging insects going in and out, well that’s enough to be downright scared. Wasps are pests for homeowners clear across the country. […]

Formosan termite alates, also known as swarmers, captured on a sticky trap used to monitor populations. USDA photo by Scott Bauer.
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Pest Control for Termites

They don’t just buzz, annoy and sting. Termites chow down on a valuable asset: your house. And when those hidden, hungry explorers fill their bellies, humans have to empty their wallets to undo the damage. “No question, without a doubt they certainly cause the most structural damage to a dwelling,” […]