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If you’ve noticed scratching noises in your attic, strange droppings on your driveway or porch, or you’ve seen flying critters near your roof, you’re not alone. Summer is the prime time for bats to make their home in your attic. What Do Bats Do All Year? Although bats are around all year, there are certain […]
If you’ve had rodents or other critters make their home in your house, getting rid of them is only part of the solution. Animals, like bats, mice, squirrels, and flying squirrels, often seek the attic as a place to live and breed. You may not notice that they’re up there until several generations of critters […]
Do you have a damp basement or wet crawlspace? Many in the Raleigh NC area do. Even if that space is never used, or is only used for storage, moisture in your basement can create a headache for a homeowner. If you’re like many people, you may rarely go into your basement or crawlspace. It […]
Raleigh, Cary and Durham homeowners work hard to make their homes attractive. But in some cases, they should do the exact opposite. When it comes to keeping rodents and insects out of the house, homeowners need to create a less welcoming environment. Here’s how: Plug holes. Animals come into homes looking for food and shelter. […]
An insect sting can result in anything from a minor annoyance to a life-threatening condition. Make sure you know what to do if you have an unfortunate tangle with a bee, wasp or hornet this summer in the Raleigh, NC area. When bees buzz around you, they aren’t trying to sting. More likely, they have […]
Your house is built to be a dry, safe, and comfortable place to live. Is it any wonder wildlife such as rodents, squirrels, bats and insects feel the same way? Animals instinctively seek shelter from predators, and often look for quiet, deserted, and dark places, particularly for raising their babies—that just happen to be in […]
Nothing ruins a playtime in the back yard faster than getting stung by an insect. Once the injury has been addressed (we recommend ice cream as part of the treatment plan), as a homeowner, you may wonder—how can you keep that from happening again?
Noises coming from the walls or attic in your house? Dark, clumpy droppings on your eaves or in the attic? A strong musty or ammonia-like smell coming from that same area? These are definite signs that you have a critter in your house—most likely a bat, which are common in the Raleigh, NC area. The […]
Having a garden is one of the best things about the Raleigh, Triangle and Durham areas. But of course, as a gardener, dedicating your time for its development and growth can create a heavy workload. One of the biggest challenges that gardeners have to deal with is wildlife damage. Animals of all shapes and sizes […]