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Spring Cleaning and Spider Control

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Now that spring is officially here and warmer weather is right around the corner, many of us will be turning our attention to seasonal tasks that need to be done around the home. Spring cleaning provides the opportunity to spruce up your surroundings and uncover any problems or repairs that…

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That Scratching Sound

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If you live in wooded areas, along grassy fields, or anywhere near a river in Idaho, Oregon or Washington state, your odds of eventually finding a mouse in your home are good. One of the telltale signs that you could have a problem is the sound of scratching behind walls,…

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How Cold Can Ants Survive?

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If you ever had an ant problem, you probably thought to yourself: Well, if I wait them out, they’ll be gone by winter. Well, there’s a major difference between being gone and hunkering down. Ants don’t respond to cold any better than humans do. They too, take great measures to…

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The Top 5 Boxelder Bug FAQs

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Typically, people do not Google “Boxelder Bug FAQs” for fun. Unless you are an entomologist (a scientist who studies insects), you probably did not wake up thinking, “I think I will study box elder bugs today.” Most likely you got here because you opened your door today and were finally…

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Spiders Knocking at the Door

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Homeowners spend approximately 20.64 billion dollars each year on home security systems because the thought of a burglar or thief coming in and stealing the things you work so hard to earn or harming your family in any way is worth it. It is worth every penny so you can…

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