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Why You Should Leave Pest Control to the Professionals

Unexpected pests can prove to be a headache for even the most seasoned homeowners. Some people might be willing to tackle the problem on their own, but pest control and removal should, in most circumstances, be left to the professionals. Whether your unwanted visitors are rodents or termites, there are several compelling reasons to call […]

The Most Common South Carolina Insects

Whether they fascinate or disgust you, insects are a common sight all around the world. While most keep to themselves, some can be particularly harmful to you and your home. Identifying an unwanted pest is an important step in getting rid of it safely and properly. Here are some unwelcomed but common South Carolina visitors […]

Common Pest Entry Points in Your Home

Some common pest entry points in your home include: windows and door frames wood foundations ventilation shafts tree branches wall gaps See our infographic below. Contact Home Pest Control for comprehensive pest control solutions. Share this Image On Your Site. Copy and paste the code below. </p><br /><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to […]

Keeping Creepy-Crawlies Out of Your Home

Few things can gross out a homeowner more than the sight of a cockroach or mouse skittering across the floor. Pests are attracted to a lot of things commonly present in homes, so it’s important to stay vigilant for any infestations, either visible or not. Pest problems can cause serious damage to your home and […]

Signs You May Have a Pest Problem

Strange Noises Before you even see anything, there’s a chance you might hear a pest that’s entered your home. Many rodents and bugs are more active at night, travelling under floorboards or inside walls, so don’t write off every strange noise you hear as your plumbing or heating system! Be particularly vigilant of any unexpected […]

Areas and Services

Providing the Best Rodent, Termite, Mosquito and Green Pest Control Services in Columbia, Lexington and Charleston, SC If you live in Columbia, Lexington, or anywhere in the Midlands of South Carolina, you’re abundantly aware of the rodent and pest neighbors with whom we share our beautiful state. Thank goodness there are no pests too prolific […]

Home Pest Control Services in Winter Help Prevent Pest Infestation

Are you thinking of taking a break from pest control services in winter? Think again. Winter is the time when you won’t find pests outdoors in your yard, because it’s cold.  Like all habitats, pests too, look for warm places to survive winter; and there is no better place than your home! That’s why it […]

Home Pest Control’s IPM Services Benefit Homes with Pest Problems

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is a set of processes that work together to free homes, farms, crops and open habitat from pest penetration. The method involves using sustainable methods that use the least amount of potentially harmful chemical solutions. If your home happens to be the victim pest infestation, IPM service may be the right […]

Termite Treatment Options for Your Home

There are many types of termite treatments available in the market. So, how do you decide which one is best suitable for you? The decision to choose a termite treatment should be made after you have researched the options available from a reputable termite specialist. Homes may vary in the level of termite infestation; hence, […]

Clever Tips to Keep Your Property Clear of Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes can be a big nuisance in summer, especially if they are all buzzing around at night during cookouts and other gatherings. They can turn a great evening of fun into an itchy nightmare. Their bites may even transfer disease! To make sure your evenings outdoors aren’t spoiled, it’s good to use effective strategies that […]