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Why Do I Have Ants In My Kitchen

  Why Do I Have Ants In My Kitchen Its been a long cold winter in Western Pennsylvania. It is now early April and the seasons are changing. We are starting to get our first signs of spring. I know that the phone at Spectrum Pest Control is going to start ringing off the hook. [...]

By |2019-03-19T16:42:07+00:00March 19th, 2019|Pest Control|Comments Off on Why Do I Have Ants In My Kitchen

Spectrum Pest Control Featured on Redfin

Redfin, a real estate brokerage company, recently reached out to us at Spectrum Pest Control for an expert opinion on stink bugs and how to get them out of your home. Check out our collaboration with Redfin here - https://www.redfin.com/blog/common-household-pests At Spectrum, we do our best to provide you with the most up to date [...]

By |2019-02-26T19:08:46+00:00February 26th, 2019|Bug Tips & Tricks, Pest Control, Stink Bugs|Comments Off on Spectrum Pest Control Featured on Redfin

What Do Carpenter Ants Eat?

    What Do Carpenter Ants Eat?   This is a common question that we get every day. It is spring time and the weather has turned warm.  We know soon we will be getting hundred of call from people with Carpenter Ants invading their homes. In western Pennsylvania, this is the start of our [...]

By |2019-02-11T15:56:35+00:00February 11th, 2019|Pest Control|Comments Off on What Do Carpenter Ants Eat?

Why do I have bees in the winter?

  Why do I have bees in the winter?   It’s not a very common problem, but it is a problem none the less.  You’ve probably seen it on your home and not even realized what was happening. It will happen sometime in the early fall or late summer where a couple bee’s or a [...]

By |2019-02-05T16:12:15+00:00February 5th, 2019|Pest Control|Comments Off on Why do I have bees in the winter?

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 [...]

By |2019-01-28T15:59:30+00:00January 28th, 2019|Pest Control|Comments Off on What Caused The Pittsburgh Stink Bug Outbreak?

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

Types of Spiders to Look Out For in PA

The dreaded spider, I’ve seen 250 pound grown men scream like little girls running into an unexpected spider in their house.  I’ve seen it because I’m that grown man, and I just like you didn’t like these little (and sometimes rather large) spiders anywhere near me.  Believe it or not, after years of working in [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00June 25th, 2018|Blog, Insect Control, Pest Control|Comments Off on Types of Spiders to Look Out For in PA

How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018

How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018 Anyone who has ever had the unfortunate experience of an insect and/or rodent problem in the Pittsburgh area is all too familiar with the amount of energy, money, stress, and time that it takes to deal with these issues.  If you’re one of the few homeowners in the [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:44+00:00May 8th, 2018|Blog, Insect Control, Pest Control|Comments Off on How to Remain Pest-Free In 2018

Tips For Avoiding Pests This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving has morphed into one of the country’s biggest holidays, thanks in part to the rise of Black Friday. Regardless of how you feel about shopping, I think we can all agree that turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes are enjoyable. But few things will ruin that enjoyment faster than a pest control problem in Pittsburgh. Want [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:45+00:00October 29th, 2015|Pest Control, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tips For Avoiding Pests This Thanksgiving

Do You Need To Worry About Pests In Your Yard?

Many of our clients are busy folks with lives and families, so they need our help to get rid of Pittsburgh, PA pest control problems. That’s understandable, and we’re more than happy to help. But if they don’t have the time to get rid of the pest problems inside the home, why would they worry [...]

By |2018-12-30T09:24:45+00:00October 25th, 2015|Blog, Pest Control, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do You Need To Worry About Pests In Your Yard?