Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Orkin articles below.
Examine the current situation, and evaluate the site to plan next steps to deter pest birds. Plus, advice for repelling mosquitoes.
The top five cities on this new list, according to Orkin, are not limited to one geographic region.
The number of bed bug infestations in the United States continues to rise, according to Orkin, which just released its annual Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list.
For the third time, Chicago tops Orkin’s annual list of the rattiest cities. Plus, a handy guide to patching rodent holes.
Identify behaviors to implement effective bird control around facilities.
For the fourth year in a row, the Atlanta area tops pest control leader Orkin’s list of Top 50 Mosquito Cities.
This is the first time Baltimore has made the list's top five. Las Vegas, Portland, Salt Lake City and Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem all made the list for the first time this year.
As temperatures increase, so will the threat of mosquito-borne illnesses like Zika virus.
Facility managers use maintenance and exclusion tactics to repel unwelcome guests. From the July 2013 issue.
In April 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a summit to address a developing pest problem—bed bugs in homes and other buildings. In a follow up on this topic, TFM spoke with an expert from Orkin, Inc. who attended the EPA Summit in April.