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Your preparation for winter can either attract more pests or eliminate them

October 20th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Minnesota, Pest Control Services

There are things that people often do as winter comes to prepare their home and protect their garden that could be attracting pests. How you cover plants to protect from frost can attract pests One thing people commonly do as winter approaches is put buckets over their plants to protect them from frost. This may […]

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What does harvest time have to do with pest control?

October 6th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Pest Control Services

Most people don’t make the connection of harvest time and needing pest control, but there are several reasons this can increase pest activity. There are several pests that are related to crops and farming Pests of all kinds tend to feed off of crops and food grown on farms and in gardens. Common pests like […]

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Are all ants bad or are there some benefits of ants?

September 20th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Ants

There isn’t much benefit to having ants in your home. There are a few benefits of ants to the world as a whole that you may not know. Benefits of Ants: Help maintain soil health Ants are similar to earth worms in the fact that they help to aerate the soil. What does aeration do and how […]

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Why should you even bother with seasonal pests?

August 4th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Pest Control Services

There are several different seasonal pests, and sometimes we get asked why even bother dealing with seasonal pests since they will eventually go away? Leaving seasonal pests unchecked can make it worse next year One problem that a lot of people don’t realize is that when you leave seasonal pests unchecked they can become worse […]

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The Future of Pest Control?

July 8th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Pest Control Services

.A few recent developments in the pest control world may bring about some new ways to treat pests. The “spidey” gene Scientists at the university of Hawaii have recently discovered a new gene. It’s called the “spidey” gene, and could have potential benefits for pest control. Most bugs have a waxy coating that they produce […]

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Is a one time treatment from a pest control service good enough?

June 20th, 2016 by Mike MacDonald in Pest Control Services

If you have ever thought about hiring a pest control service a common question is something like “can I just try it once and see how it works?” Most pests have breeding and life cycles where if you only get a pest control service treatment once they can still come back Many pests require multiple […]

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