Yearly Archives: 2017

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DIY vs. Professional Mice Control

DIY vs. Professional Mice Control If you’ve recently noticed signs around your home that indicate the presence of mice, you may already have an infestation on your hands.  There are 8 tell-tale signs that every homeowner should be aware of including: droppings evidence of nesting gnawed holes gnawing and rubbing marks pets behaving strangely rodent [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00November 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on DIY vs. Professional Mice Control

Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!

Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!   Unless they are Disney characters, a mouse in your home is probably one of the least welcome things you can discover. Whether you see the little critters themselves or just indications, you probably don’t want to put out the welcome [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Do You Have A Mouse In Your House? Give Them An Eviction Notice!

Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area

Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area   While it’s no secret that insects, rodents, and other forms of wildlife can find a way into our homes at any given time throughout the year, there are a few types of pests that favor the fall months for entering your abode.  These pests are [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00August 16th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Fall and Overwintering Pests in the Pittsburgh Area

Telltale Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation

Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation Mice and rats are active throughout the year and can cause a great deal of damage to your home or office if they go undetected.  Plus, they are nocturnal and much more active during the night. However, given the proper conditions, you could see them during the [...]

By |2019-08-22T20:41:26+00:00May 8th, 2017|Blog, Rodent Control|Comments Off on Telltale Signs of a Mice or Rat Infestation

The 4 Most Common Spring Pests – And How to Keep Them Out

The 4 Most Common Spring Pests – And How to Keep Them Out   Spring is finally here in most parts of the country, and for Spectrum Pest Control, that means an uptick (no pun intended) in phone calls about some of the most common spring pests. While we’re always happy to help, we also [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00April 24th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The 4 Most Common Spring Pests – And How to Keep Them Out

Stay Ant Free This Spring

It’s March, and you’re getting ready to enjoy the long overdue Spring. Your summer clothes are going to come out soon, and you’ll be drinking on your patio in mere months. But then as you are walking through your kitchen, you see a solitary ant making its way across your floor. Your first instinct is [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00April 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Stay Ant Free This Spring

Spring Checklist to Keep Your Home Bug Free

Spring Checklist to Keep Your Home Bug Free   Spring is rapidly approaching, and for pest control specialists, spring means bugs! We all look forward to the return of beneficial insects like ladybugs and bumblebees, but unfortunately, the advent of spring also means that you have to worry about ants, cockroaches, and other bugs [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00March 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Spring Checklist to Keep Your Home Bug Free

Responsible Housekeeping with Preventative Pest Control Services

Termites can be vicious pests – causing over a billion dollars in property damage each year. And, this damage isn’t always covered by homeowner’s insurance.

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00March 9th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Responsible Housekeeping with Preventative Pest Control Services