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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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Getting a Head Start on Winter Pest Prevention, Part 1

Fall came upon Utahns quickly this year, with temperatures quickly turning cold and signaling the eventual onset of winter within the next couple months. This is a signal to homeowners everywhere to prepare their properties for the cold season in a few important areas, one of which is ensuring pest control is up-to-date and in

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mud swallows

Tips for Preventing and Removing Mud Swallows

While many people think only of smaller critters when they hear the term “pest,” it’s one that can extend to several larger creatures, including birds. At A-1 Exterminators, we’re a proud partner with Bird Barrier, offering quality bird control services for a variety of bird types that may be invading your property and causing issues.

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Pigeons

Limiting Pigeons and Other Birds from Solar Panel Damage

While pigeons may be considered cute or enjoyable by many, they can also create significant damage to several home or property areas. One such area, for those who maintain them on their property, is solar panels, where pigeons and other nesting birds can create several specific, costly issues. At A-1 Exterminators, we’re here to help

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Tips for Safely Limiting Woodpecker Drumming Concerns

While woodpeckers are pretty, aesthetically pleasing birds to look at, they’re often not so pleasing when it comes to the auditory realm. Woodpeckers are well-known for their constant drumming on trees and other solid surfaces, especially during the spring and summer periods where these birds are most active. At A-1 Exterminators, our extensive range of

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Bird Problems

Determining Responsibility for HOA Property Bird Problems

If you live in a condo or home governed by such a group, homeowners’ associations are important bodies you need to understand fully. Often in charge of dictating several important day-to-day living factors, from costs of certain amenities to rules and regulations for the community, homeowners’ associations, abbreviated HOA, may cover a variety of areas.

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Pest Control

How Pest Control Helps Limit Child Asthma Symptoms

If you’re a parent of a child with asthma, chances are you take regular precautions to benefit them and help limit their symptoms or major asthma attacks. You likely look to reduce their exposure to dust or other potential aggravators of asthma conditions, plus aim for high air quality within your home or other common

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Common Pest

Common Pest Types to Consider During Summer

Like many other areas of basic home care and maintenance, pest control is an area that evolves seasonally. While certain pests can pose risks throughout most or even all of a given year, most are only present during one part of the year or another – the pests you’re most concerned about during the heat

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