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

Add Pest Prevention to Your Spring-Cleaning List

2020-02-06T17:04:30+00:00

Add Pest Prevention to Your Spring-Cleaning List The flowers will soon be in bloom, days are becoming warmer and spring-cleaning is in full swing. While most homes are brushing off the dust of winter, many homeowners forget to add pest prevention to their spring-cleaning list. Along with preventative measures, this is a perfect time to [...]

Add Pest Prevention to Your Spring-Cleaning List2020-02-06T17:04:30+00:00

Pest-Free Kitchens are Healthier Kitchens

2020-02-06T17:01:55+00:00

Pest-Free Kitchens are Healthier Kitchens Kitchens and dining rooms have long been known as a central gathering place in homes over the years as families and guests come together to share meals and make memories. Keeping these areas pest-free can, at times, be a challenge; however, there are precautions that can be taken by homeowners [...]

Pest-Free Kitchens are Healthier Kitchens2020-02-06T17:01:55+00:00

Keep Your Pantry Free Of Pests

2019-12-02T19:44:26+00:00

On Dasher, On Dancer – How to keep your reindeer snacks free from pantry pests this year Holiday time is often baking time in most homes across the country. From cookies to gingerbread houses, holiday baking is typically a fun and festive family tradition; however, one of the quickest ways to ruin this joyous time [...]

Keep Your Pantry Free Of Pests2019-12-02T19:44:26+00:00

Rats, Spiders & Bed Bugs OH MY!

2019-09-04T16:19:46+00:00

Rats, Spiders & Bed Bugs OH MY! Don’t let these pests scare you away this Halloween While creepy crawlers may invade your porch on Halloween night in the form of trick-or-treaters, you certainly do not want the real-life pests invading your home. Fall is prime invasion season for many rodents and insects. As the temperatures [...]

Rats, Spiders & Bed Bugs OH MY!2019-09-04T16:19:46+00:00

Endangered Species – Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse (PMJM)

2018-08-03T17:53:49+00:00

Believe it or not, Colorado   Springs and Monument are home to an endangered species of mouse.  The Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse secured its continued endangered status after a review by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as of May 2013 and regained protection on August 6, 2013 in Wyoming where it had previously stinging [...]

Endangered Species – Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse (PMJM)2018-08-03T17:53:49+00:00

Wood Rats (Pack Rats)

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

Colorado is home to six species of wood rats with a majority of the state being home to at least one species or another.  The largest of the species is the bushy-tailed woodrat with a length of roughly 16 inches long and weighing in at nearly three-quarters of a pound.  The smallest is the desert [...]

Wood Rats (Pack Rats)2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)

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

Hantavirus is a rare respiratory disease primarily carried by deer mice.  The State of Colorado averages only around 4 cases a year and only 560 total reported cases were on record in 32 states as of mid-December 2010 with the earliest known confirmed case being in 1959. Transmission HPS is carried by infected rodents and [...]

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)2018-08-03T17:53:50+00:00

Preventative Measures for Reducing Rodent Infestations

2015-12-14T18:00:24+00:00

Preventative measures are an extremely important aspect of reducing your home’s risk of a rodent infestation.  Whether you have already experienced an infestation or are simply trying to avoid one all together, there are several things that you can do to be pro-active when it comes to rats and mice.  Here are a few of [...]

Preventative Measures for Reducing Rodent Infestations2015-12-14T18:00:24+00:00