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Everything You Need to Know About Termite Swarming

January 10, 2020

OK, so it’s January. Not a time when many of us worry about termites. But the weather has been pretty warm recently and spring is just around the corner. Forewarned…

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Pest Control: Is it Safe When You Have a Baby in the House

December 17, 2019

It’s one of the greatest quandaries for parents: what to do about pest control when you have a baby, or young children in the house? Because a pest infestation can…

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Ladybug Infestations: What You Need to Know

December 10, 2019

Ah, the ladybug. It’s one of the garden’s most colorful and welcome visitors. The slayer of the aphid! The protector of the rose! The incredibly undesirable winter houseguest..? As anyone…

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Which Spiders Are Dangerous in North Carolina?

November 20, 2019

If you’ve lived in Charlotte for a time, you’ll probably have noticed that we have a lot of spiders. The North Carolina climate is perfect. Meaning that you’ll find eight-legged…

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Tree Banding – Everything You Need to Know

November 8, 2019

If you live in Charlotte, you can’t help but have noticed the ugly bands that appear around most of the city’s trees at this time of year. And if you…

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How Do You Know if You’ve Been Bitten by a Spider?

October 25, 2019

Apart from being locked in a room full of wolf spiders, it’s the arachnophobe’s worst nightmare: discovering a potential spider bite. As if the symptoms aren’t bad enough to deal…

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How to Keep Your Home Clear of Cockroaches

October 10, 2019

Cockroaches. They’re everywhere. They live on every continent except for Antarctica. And they’re considered one of the hardiest groups of animals alive. They’ve been around for more than 300 million…

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How to Keep Rats Out of Your House

September 19, 2019

Rats. They’re the houseguest no one wants to have. While they make excellent pets, being just as trainable and intelligent as dogs, it’s precisely these qualities that makes them such…

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Not so Cute and Cuddly – The Wildlife You Don’t Want in Your Home

September 4, 2019

Nothing quite makes a walk in the woods, hills, or along the beach like an unexpected wildlife encounter. Thanks to our diverse terrain, in NC we’re blessed with a huge…

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Everything You Need to Know About Pest Control for the Food Industry

August 20, 2019

Most of the posts on this blog are concerned with domestic services. But pest control is just as important – if not more so – in commercial premises. In fact,…

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