1. Travel Smart—Bed Bug Prevention Tips

    Bed bugs are a lot of things, mostly all of which are downright awful. We wish that we could follow this statement with something redeeming, something that shows that bed bugs aren’t the greatest nuisance of all time, but unfortunately we’re still searching for something remotely positive about …Read More

  2. Winter Invaders—Pest Control Tips

      Baltimore winters are harsh, and after the holidays have passed, they seem to get only harder. The days can start to feel less like “walking in a winter wonderland” and more like “Will this mound of brown snow ever go away? And will I ever be able to feel my feet again?” It would suffice …Read More

  3. Pest Control Tips—Prepare Your Home for Cold Weather

    Shorter days, colder temperatures and autumn rains signal the arrival of fall. Though it might be hard to believe, before too long, cold weather will be moving into the Baltimore area, and—as always—overstaying its welcome. And as you and your family take to your home for warm and dry refuge, so…Read More

  4. Protect Your Home from Bed Bugs

    It sometimes feels like an understatement to call bed bugs a pest—especially here in Baltimore, a city often regarded as the most bedbug-infested in America. They are a royal annoyance and pain. In our last blog post, we looked at bed bugs and some of their traits and habits, and what to do if you…Read More

  5. Eww! Bed Bugs!

    Baltimore has a reputation for plenty of things, some of them great, like amazing football and baseball teams and Natty Boh, and some of the things are not great. Among these is bed bugs. Earlier this year, a well-known national pest control company listed good old Charm City as the number one town …Read More

  6. Water Attracts Pests

    Everyone wants to make sure they are doing everything they can to keep pests out of their house. Insects can carry disease and destroy food meant for humans and pests. Rodents can create lots of different types of problems that range from disease and chewing through electric wires, to biting people.…Read More

  7. Outsmart Mosquitos

    As spring rapidly approaches, it looks like winter 2016-17 has been a bit of a dud. Yes, we saw a few flurries, but compared to past winters, there has been little accumulation and few days of deep freezing temperatures. We all know what that means: pests have not died off and will return with a ven…Read More

  8. Watch Out for Common Winter Pests! Part 1

    As the weather gets cooler, many people welcome relief from bugs and other pests. Maryland winters are no joking matter, and they do tend to kill of a majority of insects off. However, there are smart insects and small pests that seek out the warmth of homes over the winter, which means you might en…Read More

  9. How to Avoid Bedbugs on Vacation – Part 5

    We know summer has wrapped up, but if you find yourself traveling for school activities or simply to enjoy the fall colors, there are pests waiting to hitch a ride with you! If you've read our previous blogs, you know we're talking about bedbugs. Bedbugs are becoming more and more prevalent in the U…Read More

  10. How to Avoid Bedbugs on Vacation – Part 3

    Summer may be winding down, but vacations are still going on! Fall is a popular time to travel, and because the bugs we're talking about don't come and go with the seasons, you need to be on your guard no matter what time of year you're traveling. Once bed bugs make their home with you, it takes pro…Read More