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Avoiding Insecticides that Pose Dangers to Home Pets

At A-1 Exterminators, we understand that pest control is a multi-faceted area. While many homeowners utilize our extensive professional pest control services, which range from insect control to rodents, bird prevention and many other solutions, there are also several DIY methods many homeowners utilize, and these can be blended together – our exterminators, for instance,

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Larger Pest Home

How to React to a Larger Pest Inside Your Home or Building

At A-1 Exterminators, we’re proud to offer pest control services that span a wide range of potential pest sizes. From insects like ants and bedbugs to larger animals like birds (we offer quality Bird Barrier solutions) and various rodents, we’ll ensure no pest type, whatever the size or habits, makes its way into your home

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Dietary Habits of Smaller Pests and Insects

When it comes to general home pest control and prevention, one of the chief factors at play is limiting food sources. Many pests invade your home in search of food, and they’ll quickly identify badly sealed food sources or other areas where they might be able to access it. At A-1 Exterminators, we’re here to

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Winter Bird

Winter Bird Types That May Cause Pest Issues on Your Property

When many people think of pests and pest control, they tend to consider insects like ants and termites first and foremost. But pests can often come in larger forms, and a good example here is many bird types that may invade your property and cause everything from damage to disease. At A-1 Exterminators, we’re proud

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Protecting the Kitchen from Pest Infestation Risks

While the various pests that may attempt to invade your home have a variety of potential reasons for doing so, perhaps the single most common is a search for food. Pests are always on the hunt for a food source, and they often identify your home as one of the primary locations where they can

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winter rodent

Preventing Winter Rodent Infestation and Insulation Damage

While winter means dropping temperatures and changing home needs, it does not mean that you are free of the risk of certain pests in your home. It’s true that certain insect types are far less common this time of year, but certain other pests are still alive and well – and may even be a

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Identifying and Removing Common Christmas Tree Pests

For those who celebrate Christmas and want to bring in the season with a beautiful Christmas tree, there are a few minor care areas to keep in mind while bringing the tree into your home. One such area: Ensuring pests are not present in the tree and are not a risk to invade it within

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HVAC Damage

Pest HVAC Damage and Winter Protection Methods, Part 2

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the top pests to consider when it comes to preventing HVAC damage over the winter. Certain pests are more likely than others to invade areas of your HVAC system, particularly the outdoor AC unit, causing costly damage if they aren’t properly controlled.

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HVAC Damage

Pest HVAC Damage and Winter Protection Methods, Part 1

Recently in this space, we went over some of the general tips we can offer on preventing a number of different pests from invading your home this upcoming winter. Winter pest issues often come back to pests looking for warmth and food, and these various pets can risk both health and comfort within the home

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Getting a Head Start on Winter Pest Prevention, Part 2

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the common pests that may attempt to invade your home during the upcoming winter. While some of these may also be present during other seasons, there are also a few that are unique to the colder months and require some different tactics

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