Attic Bugs, Insects, Pest: Prevention Tips for Attic Bugs
Got attic bugs in your home? What about rodents getting in your attic and/or crawlspace? Read our prevention tips on getting rid of attic insects, bugs, & pests.
How To Get Rid of Ants: Ant Removal Tips
The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah…cute song when you were a kid, not so cute to see in your house as a homeowner! When you discover you’re sharing your house with ants, you want…
20 Before-and-After Curb Appeal Makeovers
See how HGTV's all-star designers, architects, landscapers and contractors turn neighborhood eyesores into real showstoppers.
How to keep mosquitoes and Zika at bay
Keeping mosquitoes at bay — what works, what doesn't.
Insects, Rats, Bed Bugs, Ants and More
Learn more about identifying pests and bugs with material is our pest guide section. There is information available on most common pests such as ants, bed bugs, rats, mice and more.
Valley dams have engineers brimming with confidence
The crisis at the Oroville Dam and its spillways has some people in the Valley a little scared about dangers at our dams.
How to Wrap an Irrigation Backflow Preventer
myswingle.com/ When temperatures are at or below freezing, it's important to take steps for protecting your sprinkler system. Swingle’s backflow freez...
Why Go Pro With Pest Control?
Sometimes it is tempting to feel like we should be able to handle certain problems ourselves. After all, we do our own decorating, lawn care, housework and other efforts. Why would we use a profession
How to Grow a Vertical Garden
Here’s how to get started with the latest green-thumb trend.
Got Pests? Expert Advice to Deter Unwanted Houseguests
The blooming flowers, sunny skies, and much-anticipated return of warmer weather across the country are not the only signs that spring has officially sprung. The change in seasons is also marked by the emergence of common springtime pests—from ants, cockroaches, and flies to termites and stinging insects. In fact, the pest control industry deems this time of year the start of pest season, as many insects begin to emerge from their winter hiding spots to mate and find new places to form colonies, and that often includes our homes. Pest Prevention Tactics The best way to minimize the chance of an infestation this spring is prevention. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) recommends conducting an audit…