Pest Control

Resource pages for "Pest Control"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.


Pests to Protect Against Ants

Which Pests To Protect Against Ahead Of Spring And Summer

With warmer weather approaching, here are tips for which pests to protect against, and the steps you can take to prevent them from intruding.
Commercial Facilities At Risk for Pest Infestations During Peak Season

Commercial Facilities At Risk for Pest Infestations During Peak Season

The NPMA recommends prevention tips to aid businesses in deterring pest infestations at their facility ahead of peak pest season.
Xcluder Geo rodent-proof geotextile

Xcluder Geo Battles Rodent Problems At Their Source

Rodent-proof geotextile safeguards outdoor green spaces from burrowing pests without the use of chemicals, protects nearby facilities from infestation.
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Pest Control Issues To Watch In Commercial Buildings In 2022

Impacts of labor shortages, supply chain disruptions, and low occupancy are affecting pest management trends in buildings.
Bed Bug Cities

Chicago Takes Top Spot On Bed Bug Cities List

For the second year in a row, Chicago has landed in the top spot in Orkin’s Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List.
Pest Exclusion

The Importance Of Pest Exclusion To Safeguard Commercial Properties

Pest exclusion — using physical barriers to prevent rodents from entering a building — is the safest, most effective tool in the fight against rodents.
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Pest Management Prep For Winter

As seasonal changes approach, take a look around facilities to minimize potential pest impact.
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Pests That Can Delay Your Office Renovation

Four common pests can delay your office renovation. Here's how to find and handle them on time to keep spaces clean and safe.
eco-friendly flytrap

Flybuster Eco-Friendly Flytrap

The Flybuster Commercial eco-friendly flytrap is made for heavily fly-infested areas, capturing as many as two million flies with natural, raw materials that draw flies from up to 196' away.
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Pioneering Pest Control In A 17th Century Estate

National Trust, Europe's largest conservation charity, is employing a biological controls approach to tackle the presence of clothes moths at Blickley Hall in Norfolk, England.
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Pest Management Tips For Lodging Facilities

Take proactive measures to prevent pest infestations before these gain a foothold.

Rodents Adapt To Empty Facilities During COVID-19

From the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) here are five actions for facility management as these pests have increased opportunity to gain access to buildings.
Rodents

Rodents On The Rise: How COVID-19 Brings Additional Risk

If your facility's not operating at its usual capacity, it may be more susceptible to infestation by rodents. Take these steps to protect it.
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Protecting Commercial Restrooms From Pests

Tackle each area of restroom facilities to maximize pest management efforts.
Top 50 Termite Cities

Miami Leads Second Annual Top 50 Termite Cities List

Miami, Los Angeles, Tampa, and New York are frontrunners for the second consecutive year, and Atlanta joins the top five.
tick protection

Keep Ticks Away From Buildings

Any commercial property with a wooded area nearby or a transition zone between a well-manicured lawn and a non-landscaped area can provide harborage for ticks.
pest birds

Keep Birds From Nesting At Facilities

Examine the current situation, and evaluate the site to plan next steps to deter pest birds. Plus, advice for repelling mosquitoes.
pest birds

The More You Know About Bird Control…

When facility conditions are ripe for attracting pest birds, the end game is all about results.
tick control

Tick, Mosquito, Poison Ivy Control From Ivy Oaks Analytics

The company services summer camps, parks, and resorts, and others with control and monitoring services based on an analysis of the client site.
mosquitoes

Put Mosquitoes Out Of Work, Not Your Staff

Employees who work outside or in open-air buildings are at greater risk of encountering disease-carrying mosquitoes.

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