Ramon Ramirez June 16, 2020 0 Comments

REPELLING MOSQUITOES NATURALLY

It’s important to note that essential oils for mosquitoes aren’t regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Likewise, essential oils cannot protect you against mosquito-borne diseases, such as malaria, yellow fever or the Zika virus. Some people may be allergic to the active ingredients found in essential oils, as well. If you plan to use […]

Ramon Ramirez June 14, 2020 0 Comments

Pest Control For Retirement Communities

Caring for your residents and ensuring a happy, healthy quality of life is of utmost importance in your retirement community. But, with many residents and apartments comes the possibility of attracting mice and rats. Rodents make your residents and their visitors uncomfortable and can create unsanitary conditions and pose health risks as well as cripple […]

Ramon Ramirez June 12, 2020 0 Comments

DIY Pest Control – Ban Rodents From Your Home

Rodents You’re washing your dishes when you see it from the corner of your left eye: a fuzzy little critter darting across the kitchen floor to the narrow space between the counter and refrigerator. You jump in a panic, shocked at what you’ve just seen. Hastily, you turn off the faucet, grab your keys and […]

Ramon Ramirez June 10, 2020 0 Comments

Expert Tips For Using Ultrasonic Repellents

Expert When it comes to rodent removal, one of the most natural ways to get rid of mice and rats is to place an ultrasonic repellent unit. Ultrasonic pest control products from use high-frequency sound waves to drive away mice and rats by creating an unpleasant environment for them. Electronic repellents are capable of preventing a rodent […]

Ramon Ramirez June 7, 2020 0 Comments

THE BEST MOUSE TRAP METHOD

Everyone has seen the cartoon mouse trap: A big wedge of cheese perched precariously on a small wooden rectangle, just waiting for an unsuspecting mouse to come along. Most modern mouse traps don’t use pieces of cheese, although they can still use food as bait. One of the most popular baits, believe it or not, […]

Ramon Ramirez June 5, 2020 0 Comments

How Pest Control Continues to Evolve

How In 1925, JP Chemical Co. opened its doors and began helping New England residents take control of their pest problems. A lot has changed in the last 95 years – and not just our name. Not only does JP Pest Services have a far more modern ring to it, the way we work has […]

Ramon Ramirez June 3, 2020 0 Comments

How to Host a Pest-Free Memorial Day Cookout

Cookout Every year on the last Monday in May, Americans celebrate one of our most beloved holidays – Memorial Day. This 155-year-old tradition honors the men and women who paid the ultimate price in service to our nation and serves as the unofficial beginning of summer. But as Americans gather around barbecue pits with friends and family […]

Ramon Ramirez June 2, 2020 0 Comments

The Lifespans of Insects with short Lives

Many insects, such as butterflies, have a lifespan that occurs in four stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. Other insects, such as grasshoppers, do not have a pupal stage and instead go through three stages: egg, nymph, and adult. The length of each stage can vary based on many things, from the insect species to […]

Ramon Ramirez May 30, 2020 0 Comments

How to help get rid of Cockroaches in the kitchen

kitchen it’s the last place we want to see one of these pests. That’s because kitchens are where we store and prepare our food, and cockroaches are not the cleanest insects on the planet. They’ll eat virtually anything, including feces, and they live near garbage, in sewers and in drains, meaning they can come into […]

Ramon Ramirez May 28, 2020 0 Comments

HOW TO HELP PREVENT MOSQUITO BITES

Itchy bites and illness may occur after exposure to some arthropods such as mosquitoes and ticks. The bites can cause discomfort and, in some cases, transmit pathogens (bacteria, viruses and protozoans) that can cause a variety of diseases. Some examples of diseases that are of concern in the United States include: (mosquito) chikungunya, dengue, La […]