Avoiding Spiders This Fall

  Did you know that the top Halloween kid costume trends for 2018 are princesses and superheroes? For you moms and dads dressing up, the top costumes are witches and vampires. Now, whether you want to follow the trend, or break from it is up to you, but there will be something far scarier this Halloween than teenage trick-or-treaters. Fall …

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Say Goodbye to Box Elder Bugs This Fall

Box elder bugs are one of the most annoying pests homeowners encounter every fall. You might not notice them so much during the spring and summer because during this time, they are feeding on plants, seeds and trees. They lay their eggs on box elder trees during these months but they also feed on maple and ash trees as well. …

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Your Backyard Ant Battle for the BBQ

You have gone to a lot of work to prepare for your backyard barbeque. You’ve sent out invitations, purchased the food, prepared your lawn to look its best, and maybe even planted a few new flowers. Amid all of your preparations, did you ever think about your ongoing battle with ants? Whether you have set up tables or picnic blankets, …

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2018 Scholarship Winners

After looking through many fantastic scholarship applications received in our office this school year, we have narrowed down the applicants and chosen our $500 scholarship winners. It was exciting to see the creativity put into the ‘rolling on floor laughing’ scholarship this year by all of the students. We look forward to giving back to our community and this scholarship …

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Prime Real Estate for Wasps

Most homeowners have had a run in with wasps. Have you ever wondered how these stinger wielding creatures decide where to build their nests? Here at Elevate Pest Control, we want you to have the information you need to make good decisions when it comes to wasp elimination. Wasps become even more of a threat around your home if anyone …

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Centipedes – Flat Arthropod

Centipedes love to hide in the cracks and crevices of damp dark areas and sometimes that means areas in your home. Those long legged critters like to linger, watch the video below to learn more.

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Destructive Carpenter Ants

Termites seem to take a lot of heat when it comes to destruction to wood around your home. What about if you knew there was another pest that could actually be causing destruction that you aren’t aware of? Carpenter ants have a lot of similar traits of a termite, yet take a lot less heat than the hated termite does. …

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A Mouse in your House is not your Friend

It is perfectly fine to see critters from nature while streaming your favorite shows. It is not perfectly fine to find a mouse eating your favorite breakfast cereal. When the critters from nature invade your home, you are in for a battle. A mouse might look cute and fluffy, but it definitely is not. Mice are maniacal home wreckers that …

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