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How to Prepare your Lawn for the Winter

How to Prepare your Lawn for the Winter Although winter is typically the time of year you spend the least amount of time on your lawn, there are still lawn care steps you can take to ensure that it grows back healthy and lush in the spring.   Fertilize Your Lawn in...

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs?

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs Ahhh, fall! The crisp air, the sweater-weather, the pumpkin-flavored everything - the only thing we don’t love about fall is the arrival of stink bugs. This smelly pest spends most of its life outdoors - usually in the fields of farms and...

Dangerous Spiders in the Ozark Region

Dangerous Spiders in the Ozark Region While many people have an instinctive or learned fear of spiders, it’s important to remember that most of them cannot hurt you and that, in fact, spiders are generally very beneficial to the environment and to your home. They eat...

Are Spiders Dangerous And How to Get Rid of Them?

Are Spiders Dangerous And How to Get Rid of Them?  It can be disturbing to run across a spider when you’re not expecting it, but most spiders are actually harmless. And many spiders can actually benefit you by eating unwanted insects and pests in your yard. But we...

Natural Remedies for Bed Bug Treatments

Natural Remedies for Bed Bug Treatments There is nothing more disconcerting than waking up itchy and covered in red bumps. If you have welts when you wake up or have a crawling sensation on your skin when you lie down in bed you may have bed bugs. Bed bugs are so...

Should You Do Your Own Pest Control?

Should You Do Your Own Pest Control? We are a culture of HGTV and DIY. And in some cases, DIY pest control is a perfectly reasonable solution to your spider problem or a one-time mouse sighting. But sometimes the costs and risks outweigh the benefits of trying to do...

3 Things you MUST Know About Cockroaches

Three Things You MUST Know About Cockroaches Cockroaches are possibly the most hated and dreaded of household pests. Their size, color, the way they scamper across the floor - everything about roaches triggers that deep-down sense of “EW!” The key to proper cockroach...

How To Avoid Pests During Summer

How To Avoid Pests During Summer

Summer is the perfect time for swimming, hiking, picnics, barbeques, and other outdoor fun. But summer bugs love the warm weather too and a bite or a sting can really put a damper on the good times. Some bugs hibernate during the winter and then return full force in warmer weather, while others are active all year long.

Common summertime pests include mosquitoes, ants, ticks, fleas, wasps, and bees. Luckily, we’ve got some tips and tricks for avoiding pests during the summer and protecting yourself from the risks these pests can pose.

How to Get Your Home and Lawn Ready for Memorial Day

How to Get Your Home and Lawn Ready for Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is a time to gather with family, honor those who fought for our country and celebrate our freedom. This Memorial Day, we may be celebrating a little differently, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t celebrate!