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Unseasonably Cold Temperatures Will Not Eliminate Spring Termite Risks

Posted on 3/3/2010 at 12:37PM by Shay Runion
The arrival of spring's warmer temperatures also means the arrival of spring pests. The wet conditions we experienced this winter provided the prefect breeding ground for one of our region's most dangerous pests, termites. Termites cause more than $5 billion in property damage every year, despite cold temperatures. And the damage incurred by termites is often an expense that is not covered by homeowners' insurance. Termites chew through structures 24-hours a day and can be found in various places throughout the home including concrete, wood, carpeting, floors and even wallpaper. Because a termite infestation may be hard to control, it is important for homeowners to be vig...Read More »
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Keeping Pests Away With A Few Simple STEPS®

Posted on 11/4/2009 at 12:00AM by Shay Runion
You may have noticed that the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder. A warm house and a warm meal start to become more appealing this time of year. Unfortunately, these fall comforts appeal to pests too. This is the time of year when mice, chipmunks, raccoons and squirrels are looking for a place to call home, and it may be inside your house. To help protect your home, Arrow Exterminators has created Sustainability Through Environmental Practices and Solutions, or STEPS™, a three-part system to get to the root of the problem and keep pest infestations from becoming a serious predicament. Mice are known to be a major problem this time of year. They can e...Read More »
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5 Creepy Crawler Bug Costumes You Won’t See Kids Wearing

Posted on 10/27/2009 at 1:57PM by Shay Runion, VP of Professional Development
With Halloween right around the corner, kids are aflutter with thoughts of candy and dressing up. Halloween can be scary enough for little guys, so parents often choose cutesy costumes for the younger ones, like the ladybug pictured below. Older kids often take on the scarier ghosts and ghouls, but more likely than not, you won't see them choosing our Top 5 Creepy Crawler Bugs for their costumes - and with good reason! [lady_bug_costume,StoryPhoto,Center] # 5: Earwigs [earwig,StoryPhoto,Center] Earwigs earned their name a long time ago. They were thought to crawl into the ears of sleeping people, and once inside, the Earwig would bore into the brain! Earwigs have cla...Read More »
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Department of Agriculture Warns Georgians on Potential Termite Infestations as a Result of Recent Flooding

Posted on 10/2/2009 at 9:56AM by Rick Bell
Last week Tommy Irvin, Georgia Department of Agriculture Commissioner, issued a statement to Georgians warning them to be vigilant in protecting their homes and businesses from potential increased termite activity due to recent rainfall and subsequent flooding. "Now is a good time to review or re-establish termite control measures that may have been disturbed by the flooding," Irvin said. It's unfortunate for Georgia homeowners to experience a natural disaster like this on a variety of levels but taking a chance on loss of termite protection through a 100 year weather event occurrence is a gamble that shouldn't be taken. Contacting a licensed pest management professional ...Read More »
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