As the New England weather turns colder, mice look for new homes that will provide them with the warmth, shelter, and food they need to get through the winter months. Unfortunately, this can drive mice into our homes. While one mouse in the house may not seem like a big deal when you consider that…

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“SQUIRREL!” Thanks to an animated box office hit, this pop-culture expression is synonymous for distracted individuals, short attention spans, and a knack for redirecting to another topic. However, it also remains a desperate battle cry for property owners tormented by these crafty little critters. Wide-eyed and bushy-tailed, these seemingly cute creatures scurry about without a…

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It’s that time of year again. When the temperatures dip, and residents start turning up the heat inside, rodents and pests take solace in the warmth of your home. As a homeowner, mice aren’t just a nuisance, they’re a hazard to your health. Mice can carry diseases and for your own safety and comfort, it’s…

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As summer vacations wind down, and your furry family members return from being boarded or staying elsewhere with other animals, you may find yourself scratching your head (and arms and legs) wondering why Fido and Fluffy are gnawing at themselves. Constant scratching in dogs and cats can be a sign of fleas. These pests in…

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Local news outlets recently reported on a pest control company out of New England that was cited for unlawful operations. They were barred from offering services yet continued to do so without a license. Unfortunately for unsuspecting home and business owners, this can be a common occurrence in the industry. You identify a problem and…

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At Expert Pest Control, we see a similar trend year after year. Property owners call us wondering why their homes and yards are prone to ants, termites, and ticks when supposedly their landscaper treated the property at the beginning of the season. Our answer: they must have used the old “spray and pray” method. “Spray…

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Whether you have family members that are furry and feathery, or slither and swim, Expert Pest Control delivers pet friendly pest control and takes the necessary precautions during extermination and routine treatments. One of the first things we recommend to owners is to inform pest control experts of any pets in the home, in order to make…

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Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. Are you sure? Winter is upon us and with it we usher in seasonal pleasures such as cozying up to the fire, cocoa and cookies, merriment and holiday tidings. But one thing we don’t take pleasure in are the inevitable home invasions of mice. When the…

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A Proactive Plan to Control Bed Bugs in Apartment Complexes Bed bugs are moving into the apartment next door and proving to be a hassle for urbanites and property managers. To reduce the likelihood of a wide-spread infestation, Expert Pest Control has put together a preliminary plan to help landlords and building superintendents. 5-Steps to…

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Rodents and insects consider any place that has their basic requirements for survival – food, water, shelter, and warmth – as an ideal place to take up residence. They don’t care if it’s your home or your place of business; if the conditions are right, they will move in. While pests can be problematic in…

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