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No one likes mites in their home. Mug-A-Bug Pest Control knows that and wants to give you pest prevention tips you need to stay safe and comfortable. Learn more!

Don’t Allow Bed Bugs to Ruin Your Travels

2020-04-23T22:10:44+00:00

Summer is prime travel and vacation time for thousands. It is also a peak time in which pest control professionals receive calls from customers who are experiencing bed bug infestations. Although these infestations can be encountered year-round, peak travel seasons often result in a rise in occurrences. Bed bug infestations range from mild to severe [...]

Don’t Allow Bed Bugs to Ruin Your Travels2020-04-23T22:10:44+00:00

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives

2020-02-06T17:12:56+00:00

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives Much like other public health professionals, pest control professionals improve our quality of life. They provide protection to our families, homes, businesses, food supply and our health. Although these factors are not often immediately apparent, the presence of a pest infestation commonly brings them to light. Protection of personal [...]

Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives2020-02-06T17:12:56+00:00

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional

2020-02-06T17:10:08+00:00

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional While it is often tempting for homeowners to try their hand at pest control, it is best left to a professional. Pest professionals not only have appropriate products for treatment, they have the knowledge and training to provide safe and proper treatments to resolve pest infestations. Frequently, [...]

Know When to Hire a Pest Control Professional2020-02-06T17:10:08+00:00

Kissing Bugs in Colorado

2020-01-28T18:24:51+00:00

Kissing Bugs in Colorado Over the last few years, rising concerns have made media coverage on a nationwide level regarding so called Kissing Bugs. The reason for concern comes not from the insects themselves, rather from their ability to spread a parasitic disease. The parasite is responsible for Chagas Disease and while the primary region [...]

Kissing Bugs in Colorado2020-01-28T18:24:51+00:00

Books, Bunks & Bed Bugs – How to Keep Your College Dorm Bed Bug Free

2019-08-12T16:02:44+00:00

Books, Bunks & Bed Bugs – How to Keep Your College Dorm Bed Bug Free Reports of bed bug infestations have seen significant rise in recent years. Increases in travel are spreading infestations near and far. You do not have to travel however to introduce an infestation of bed bugs. Being vigilant is key in [...]

Books, Bunks & Bed Bugs – How to Keep Your College Dorm Bed Bug Free2019-08-12T16:02:44+00:00

Pest Free is the way to BBQ

2019-07-09T00:55:20+00:00

Pest Free is the way to BBQ – Tips to Keep Away Unwanted Guests With summer in full swing, many of us have joined the 85% of consumers who acknowledge their love of picnics, barbeques and outdoor leisure activities. In preparing to host events, something that is often overlooked by event hosts are the pests [...]

Pest Free is the way to BBQ2019-07-09T00:55:20+00:00

Tips to Keep the Bite out of Your Summer

2019-06-13T19:02:49+00:00

Tips to Keep the Bite out of Your Summer Along with the warm weather of summer comes outdoor adventures and activities that increase exposure to ticks and mosquitoes, insects which may transmit severe or sometimes fatal diseases. With cases of West Nile Virus and Lyme disease on the rise in recent years based on reports [...]

Tips to Keep the Bite out of Your Summer2019-06-13T19:02:49+00:00

Masked Hunter

2017-10-25T18:15:18+00:00

Part of the Assassin Bug family, masked hunter adults are approximately 10-12mm in length.  They are very dark brown to black in color and have a narrow head with a distinct beak protruding from below.  Their front legs are slightly thickened in comparison to their other legs, which is an adaptation for grasping and holding [...]

Masked Hunter2017-10-25T18:15:18+00:00

House Dust Mites

2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00

**Conventional pesticides sold over-the-counter as well as those available to pest control professionals are not to be used for the control of house dust mites.  This is for informational purposes only and is not meant to replace the advice of a medical professional or for self-diagnosis. ** House dust mites are tiny with adults measuring [...]

House Dust Mites2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00

Scabies in Humans and Pets

2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00

*Scabies is a medically treated parasite and can not be controlled by a pest control professional.  Contact your physician for treatment.  This is for informational purposes only and is not meant to replace the advice of a medical professional or for self-diagnosis.* The human form of Sarcoptes scabiei is the result of an infestation of [...]

Scabies in Humans and Pets2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00