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Spotted Lanternfly – Have We Been Here Before?

November 22, 2019 by Josh Moser

Invasive species and technology are very similar in that they seem to know no boundaries. At age 38 and growing up in a relatively tech-devoid household, I can remember a time without cellphones and the internet.  As cellphone and computer technology emerged and grew like wildfire, both made huge leaps in advancement in relatively short […]

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Upgraded Crabgrass Program for 2020

November 21, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

  First, How is Crabgrass Prevented? Crabgrass grows from seeds each year. Therefore, the best way to control crabgrass is to control the seeds with a “crabgrass preventer” application. A crabgrass preventer kills the seeds when they begin to grow.  We have primarily used a preventer called Barricade because it lasts longer than other products. […]

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How to Get Rid of Mice in my House and…

November 7, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

… what would a Mouse Exterminator do?   Ok, so you are being tormented by a mouse – that stinks.  What do you do now? This article will walk you through the steps to get you back to a mouse-free home!   In the big picture, you have three options: Ignore it – Hope there […]

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Lawn Care for Fall

October 2, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

Summer can be very tough on grass and, as a result, we get a lot of questions such as: “The Summer Killed My Lawn – How Do I Fix it? What Lawn Care Should be Done in the Fall? Why is Lawn Care is Important in the Fall? What is Aeration and Over-Seeding? Is Fall […]

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Do-It-Yourself Lawn Treatment vs. Professional Lawn Care Services

September 27, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

  You Always Save Money by Tackling Projects Yourself, Right?  Or…Wrong? I do a lot of DIY projects. Most of them save money. Painting, for example, has saved me, and probably you, a lot of money and the end result is comparable to that of a professional painter – it just takes me a little […]

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How to Keep Bugs Out of Your House?

August 24, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

Some people (like us) think pest control is fun but, we realize most people have better things to do. Therefore, pest-proofing your house is a good first line of defense to prevent an infestation. Adding a few quick and easy tasks to your weekend to-do list can go a long way towards keeping pests out […]

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How Can I Get Rid of Carpenter Bees or Wood Bees?

August 7, 2019 by Josh Moser

Carpenter bees, also called wood bees, are everywhere right now, buzzing around everyone’s head and drilling holes in any exposed wood they can find. Since carpenter bees prefer bare wood, painting and staining wood can sometimes deter them. However, we have also seen many instances where painted and stained wood were attacked. To deter wood […]

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How to Keep Weeds, Vines, and Grass Off Your Chain Link Fence.

July 11, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

Chain Link fences are the most used type of fencing in the world. Features, such as the ability to see through the fence and minimal maintenance requirements, make chain link fences the first line of security for many facilities. However, a lack of proper maintenance can render these features useless and expensive. The most common […]

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Landscape Design Tips for Beginners

June 25, 2019 by Dan Rothermel

There are many details to consider when designing a landscape. Following the pointers below could be the difference between a blah or beautiful landscape! Depth: If you have the space, make your landscape bed at least eight feet deep (distance from the house to the edge of the bed). This provides opportunities to have plants […]

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What Does a Pest Control Technician See When He Eats at Your Restaurant?

June 19, 2019 by Josh Moser

Preface:  This article is written from a Pest Control Technician’s point of view.  The purpose of the article is to demonstrate several common things that restaurant owners and managers may want to address before they are noticed by their customers. The situations discussed here are found at restaurants of all types and price ranges. The […]

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