Monthly Archives: January 2019

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Bed Bug Treatments Is Cheaper Always Better

  Bed Bug Treatments, Is cheaper always better?   I won’t lie, I’m cheap.  If I have a problem, and I cannot take care of this problem by myself, I will search for a contractor.  If I can find a contractor, we will call this guy “Contractor A” to do a service for $10,000 dollars [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:37:16+00:00January 31st, 2019|Bed Bugs Treatment|Comments Off on Bed Bug Treatments Is Cheaper Always Better

What Caused The Pittsburgh Stink Bug Outbreak?

What Caused The Pittsburgh Stink Bug Outbreak I have been in the exterminating industry for 25 years now. I never saw a stink bug until 2011 or 2012. They came out of nowhere, one day we didn’t have them and the next we were polluted. I can remember the first year of the outbreak, people’s [...]

By |2019-07-02T14:57:13+00:00January 28th, 2019|Pest Control|Comments Off on What Caused The Pittsburgh Stink Bug Outbreak?

What Caused The Pittsburgh Bed Bug Epidemic?

  That’s an excellent question, and unfortunately there are probably 500 different answers all of which are correct in their own way.  In my professional opinion a lot of it, rather, most of it has to do with folks travelling.  Whether that be to an exotic destination, going to a relative’s house, or having guests [...]

By |2019-02-04T16:27:29+00:00January 25th, 2019|Bug Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on What Caused The Pittsburgh Bed Bug Epidemic?

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

  Every single day when the phone at Spectrum Pest Control starts ringing, I can guarantee I will be taking a call that will be plagued with a multitude frantic homeowner right here in Pittsburgh, all of which are asking the same question: “How do I get rid of bed bugs?!” and every single time [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:06:35+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Bed Bugs Treatment, Bug Tips & Tricks, Pest Control|Comments Off on How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

Helpful Tips for Preventing Bed Bugs

Most of our customers don’t even know what a bed bug looks like let alone how they can prevent an infestation. If they knew how bad the bed bug epidemic has gotten around Pittsburgh, it would make their skin crawl. I have been in this industry for twenty-five years and up until about ten years [...]

By |2019-01-24T14:57:17+00:00January 21st, 2019|Bed Bugs Treatment, Bug Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on Helpful Tips for Preventing Bed Bugs

How to Tell the Difference Between Carpenter Ants and Termites

Carpenter Ants or Termites? How to Tell the Difference You think you may have a pest chomping on the wood frame of your home. But you can’t decide if you have a termite problem or an ant problem. The bad news is that both can be destructive to your home. But it is important to [...]

By |2019-01-21T20:12:24+00:00January 17th, 2019|Insect Control|Comments Off on How to Tell the Difference Between Carpenter Ants and Termites