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Health risks of cockroaches

You have good reason to be concerned when you hear the pitter-patter of little cucaracha feet in your residence hall. Cockroaches in your home have the potential to lead to two health issues: First, the little buggers can contaminate your environment by leaving droppings and bacteria scattered around your home, including antibiotic-resistant strains. These bacteria, […]

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How Exterminators Work to Rid Your Home of Pests

Bugs! While they definitely have their place in the world, most of us will agree that place is not in our homes. If you are currently experiencing a pest control issue, you may be thinking about calling an exterminator. But have you ever wondered what an exterminator does to rid your space of pests? Step […]

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How to get rid of bed bugs

Your mother was on to something when she sent you off to sleep, hoping the bed bugs wouldn’t bite. Bed bugs are biting, blood-sucking insects that love to sleep next to you at night. American Pest can help you get rid of them for good. Here are effective strategies to help you get rid of […]

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Head Lice Resistant to Pesticides

Head Lice are a terrible problem nobody wants. Not only do they cause terrible itching, loss of sleep, and embarrassment but they are getting harder and harder to control. It is reported that 25 of the 50 states now have “Super Lice” populations that are resistant to just about everything used to treat them. Why […]

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Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite Naturally!

What pest are you trying to get rid of? If you say “bed bugs,” I cringe. It’s not so much in disgust – although, they are nasty little things. It’s that I know you have entered into a battle. A long, hard battle. Bed bugs multiply quickly. A single female can produce over 200 eggs […]

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How Expensive Is It To Do Your Own Pest Control

One of the main reasons why people look for ways to do things themselves is because they want or need to save money. With the economy as bad as it is this has never been more true, even for things like pest control. Below are just a couple reasons why you should consider doing it […]

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Heat Treatment For Bed Bugs – Is It Worth Trying

Companies that specialize in heat treatment for bed bugs will blow hot air in to your home with a target range of about 140 degrees F. This temperature is achieved slowly in a gradual build-up to avoid causing damage to household items. The gradual build-up is also to prevent the pests from being alerted too […]

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Do’s and Don’ts of Home Pest Control

The Do’s and Don’ts of Home Pest Control That Everyone Should Know Do you have pest problems? How can you safely deal with them? It’s important to learn about the pests you have or may potentially have and the options you have for addressing them. It’s best, however, if you begin with pest prevention so […]

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Drywood Termites, Fact & Fiction

Drywood termites can wreak havoc as they can be silently destroying your home and other property with very few clues. But if you know what to look for, the damage can be arrested early on by treating with Greenbug. Therefore, learn the facts and fiction below. Fact: Drywood Termites only eat dry wood. They need […]

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How to Get Rid of Roaches Forever

Learn how to get rid of roaches by starving, trapping, and poisoning them. It’s a start. Get rid of roaches, which are not your friends. They carry dysentery, and they eat your food, books, and clothing. They also leave droppings — lovely. Cockroaches live everywhere — in houses, apartments, trailers, and teepees. Roaches can squeeze […]

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