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Adding Insulation to Lower Your Energy Bills at Home in Jacksonville

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Living in Florida has its perks, but there are a few drawbacks like the oppressive heat and humidity. For most of the year, Jacksonville residents keep their homes tightly sealed. Even with the doors and windows shut, the humid air will find its way indoors during the summer, and the cold air sneaks inside during the winter. This typically occurs on your home's lower levels. At the same time, the air that you've paid to heat or cool escapes through the attic, roof, and soffits. That's why efficiency experts focus on improving and tightening the home's envelope to prevent air...
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Thanksgiving and Pests

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Thanksgiving is a great time for getting together with your friends and family over a nice meal. You can catch up with each other, watch television and share stories, but not all Thanksgiving dinners go according to plan. If you are not careful, you might face a range of pests that also want to enjoy your meal, and they can ruin your event. You are likely looking for ways to protect yourself from these pests so you won't need to worry about them. You will first need to learn about the common pantry pests that you can expect. Ants When...
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Preparing Your Home for Fall Pests

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As the warm weather and sunny skies of summer fade away, you are likely planning for fall events. During this time, many pests will search for food, resources and a place to call home, and your house could be the next target. Some people opt to overlook the issue, feeling as though they will never face a pest problem. Not taking action will put them at an even greater risk, and you don't want to fall into that trap if you care about your home. Taking a few steps to protect yourself and to prevent common pests from overstaying their...
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Preventing Ants From Joining Your Tailgate or Fall BBQ

Picnics and ants go together like peanut butter and jelly. It seems like every picnic or outdoor barbecue always brings out the ants in droves. It’s that time of year for people to have tailgating and BBQ get togethers, firing up the grill with good food, friends and family. If you want to enjoy a meal without fighting off the ants, Bug Out Service can help. Avoiding Ants at Your Barbecue The South is no stranger to ants. In fact, you can find many different ant species roaming yards throughout North Florida and Southeast Georgia. From the destructive carpenter ant...
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Ants vs. Fire Ants

No matter where you live or how hard you might try to prevent pests from invading, eliminating the problem can seem all but impossible. Although you will likely encounter a range of pests, ants are some of the most common. When you spot them crawling on your sidewalk or in your home, it's vital you learn to identify the type of ant with which you are dealing so that you can act appropriately. Even if you only spot a single ant in the area, responding quickly is important when it comes to preventing a much larger infestation, and stopping them...
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