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5 Pest Control Tricks Sure to Stop Spiders

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Arachnophobia ranks right up there with fear of heights and public speaking – and it’s at the top for many of us. We can't blame you for being afraid of spiders. They're sneaky and creepy, and some are even dangerous. If your suspicion that you're sharing your home with multi-legged pests has come true, these spider control tips are for you. Keep your St. Augustine, FL home a spider-free zone with the help of Bug Out Service . Seal Your Home Against Spider Infestations In addition to setting up house in buckets and other containers, spiders love wood, leaves and...
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What’s to Blame for the Recent Resurgence of Bed Bugs?

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Bed bugs have been the bane of our existence for centuries. The bloodsuckers ceased to be a problem in the United States during World War II with the introduction of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT). Unfortunately, in the past few decades, they’ve come back in full force. From Jacksonville, FL’s bed bug control providers at Bug Out Service , learn the factors that have helped them return. Travel and the Bed Bug Boom Air travel was deregulated in the U.S. in 1978. Flying became much more affordable, resulting in increased international travel. While bed bugs had been virtually wiped out at one point...
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How to Reduce Mosquitoes' Breeding Spots Around Your Home

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Water may be essential to our well-being, but it's also a must for mosquitoes' survival. Excess water buildup draws these unwanted visitors to your property, creating both a nuisance and a health threat. Bug Out Service has a few helpful mosquito control tips to help you enjoy the Florida summer months. The Mosquito's Breeding Cycle Mosquito infestations occur where females lay their eggs. Throwing a wrench into the breeding cycle is key; if they can't find a good spot, usually near water or in vegetation, they'll move on. And the life cycle moves quickly. The female lays 100 to 300...
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Tips for Keeping Your Lawn Healthy and Beautiful This Spring

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During the warm season, lawns need proper maintenance to stay healthy and beautiful. Whether you're a first-time homeowner or simply want to provide optimal lawn care, knowing how to properly aerate, water, fertilize, and mow your grass is a must. Bug Out Service , providing lawn services in and around Ocala, FL, offers these tips for helping your yard thrive. Aerate to Improve Lawn Health Aeration boosts root penetration and improves water and nutrient absorption. It also decreases the likelihood of thatch buildup. After removing any more than a half-inch layer of thatch with a de-thatching rake, find out if...
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Taking a Closer Look at Termites' Favorite Foods

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Termites can easily drain the bank accounts of homeowners in Jacksonville, FL. That's because they can do extensive damage before anyone realizes there's an infestation. As a termite control company offering eco-friendly pest treatments, our experts at Bug Out Service like to share more about their eating habits. The termite gets its nutrition from cellulose. Cellulose is found in plants' cell walls and is used to make paper, wood, and other everyday products. Unfortunately, the termite population doesn't care if the cellulose it's after is already in use. These pests seek out their fibrous fix in a variety of environments...
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