Stay informed about pests and pest related issues in your area!
Once known as the cement capital of the world, Northampton, Pennsylvania, offers residents comfortable neighborhoods, great job opportunities, and close access to the big city life in Philadelphia. But, not even cement can keep pests like mice, roaches, and many others from damaging property and spreading illness here which is why professional, year-round pest control services are so important for residents and business owners alike. Many of your friends and neighbors rely upon the fast, effective, friendly services from Moyer Pest Control. Our year-round Home Guard programs are the comprehensive, ecologically responsible way to keep local, home-invading pests from invading your home; and our Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach to commercial pest control ensures that pests will be eliminated and kept out of your commercial property by using our knowledge of their habits and habitats against them, which, in turn, ensures minimal use of chemicals. No matter the pest, Moyer Pest Control has the solution to keep your Northampton home and business free from the trouble these common pests can cause. Contact us today to learn more about all of our effective, discreet services for your Northampton property.
Pests can cause a lot of trouble when they decide to invade Northampton homes. Mice, termites, and other pests can damage the structure of your home; and mice, roaches, mosquitoes, and many others can carry and transmit some pretty dangerous diseases. The best way to keep your home and your family safe from pests is by partnering with Moyer Pest Control for our industry-leading Home Guard services. Home Guard pest control plans are effective at controlling pest populations in and around your home, and Home Guard comes with our 100% satisfaction guarantee. To learn more about which Home Guard plan is right for your Northampton home, check out the overview below or give us a call!
Exterior Home Guard – This plan offers four services to treat the most common pests to invade Northampton homes. Services will generally be applied to the exterior of your home with interior treatment of covered pests as needed. We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee and will return to retreat between scheduled service calls if covered pests return. Targeted pests include ants, centipedes, clover mites, crickets, earwigs, ground beetles, millipedes, pill/sowbugs, spiders, and wasp and yellow jacket nests.
Platinum Home Guard – This plan offers six planned visits scheduled on a bi-monthly basis which will target the specific pests that are active during each season. Five of the visits will focus on the exterior of your home with interior service as needed, and one visit will be scheduled to include both. Three of the visits will include inspection of termite monitors; mosquito and tick applications will be done during four of the visits; vole monitoring services will be done at each visit with treatment as needed, and spider webs and eggs will be removed at every visit. This service includes specific treatment for termites, mosquitoes, and stink bugs.
Complete Home Guard – This plan offers four visits per year, one each quarter. Three visits will focus on the exterior of your home, and one will treat the interior; and if covered pests return between visits, so will we – at no additional charge to you. We will schedule all of your visits for a time that is convenient for you, your treatments will be tailored to meet your needs, and we will utilize integrated pest management protocols. Covered pests include: ants, carpenter ants, centipedes, clover mites, crickets, earwigs, ground beetles, millipedes, pill/sowbugs, spiders, and wasp and yellow jacket nests, cockroaches, fleas, pantry pests, mice, rats, and silverfish.
Termites in Northampton appear differently depending upon their job within the colony. The workers look similar to the nymphs with soft, fat, white bodies that are similar to larvae. The soldiers have soft bodies, but they are equipped with hard, large heads and jaws to help them protect their colony. They can appear yellow, reddish-orange, or black. The reproductive termite will have wings and a hard body. The reproductive termite will appear pale yellow, light brown, dark brown, or black. The only termites that you are apt to see out in the open are the winged reproductive termites. They will swarm and gather around rotting stumps or other moisture-damaged wood on warm days, especially just after it rains. The others will generally stay hidden underground or deep inside the recesses of your home. If you suspect that you have termites swarming on your property or if you notice the signs that they may have already invaded your home, be sure to give the termite experts here at Moyer Pest Control a call. We have fast, effective termite control solutions to eliminate termites from your home quickly; and if you want to ensure that termites do not infiltrate your home, to begin with, we have monitoring services available to detect foraging termites and prevent them from invading your home. To learn which products would be right for your Northampton home, contact one of our termite control experts today.
Pests do not seem to have any difficulty invading businesses here in Northampton. In fact, without proper year-round commercial pest control services in place, they can pretty much come and go at their leisure wreaking havoc and spreading illness wherever they travel. To protect their product line, their reputation, and their revenue from the damages that pests can cause, many rely on the comprehensive commercial pest control options from Moyer Pest Control; and you can rely on us too. Our experts utilize Integrated Pest Management (IPM) protocols and approved products to ensure that pests are eliminated and kept out of your commercial property, and we make sure to meet all of the specific regulations for your particular industry. With more than 147 years of experience in local pest pressures, Moyer Pest Control can quickly identify the presence of pests and the conditions that are drawing them in to eliminate the threat. Give us a call today to discover how easy and affordable a pest-free commercial property here in Northampton can be.
Protecting your Northampton home from sneaky little bed bugs can be quite a feat because you can come in contact with these pests literally anywhere, but there are some things that you can do to help avoid bringing these biting insects home with you at the end of the day. First, remain vigilant. Search the nooks and crannies of furniture, public transportation seats, and any other area that you plan to spend time. Look for the apple-seed shaped insects themselves, their shed casings, or the small red or brown droplets of blood or feces that they leave behind. Make sure you keep your guard up whenever you are out of your home – schools, hospitals, libraries, malls – nothing is off-limits for bed bugs. Next, make sure you do not place luggage, purses, computer bags, backpacks or any other personal item on the floor of a public building. Keeping these items up off ground level will help reduce the chances that a bed bug or two will crawl aboard for a free ride into your home. Lastly, when you return from traveling or when students return home from college, make sure to check your personal belongings for any signs of bed bugs. Take out all clothing that you brought, even if it was not worn, and immediately wash it on the hottest possible setting, inspect luggage and baggage carefully, and vacuum thoroughly before storing away. Do a periodic check of student backpacks for grammar and highschool-aged students as well.
If you begin to notice unexplained bites that resemble mosquito bites, except they are in groups or in a linear pattern, or any of the other signs that bed bugs have invaded your home, contact Moyer Pest Control. Our bed bug control specialists can quickly identify a bed bug infestation, no matter how big or how small. Moyer offers fast, accurate K-9 inspection services, conventional treatments, and environmentally responsible heat treatments to eliminate bed bugs from your Northampton home or business. Don’t let bed bugs bite, when fast, effective, discreet bed bug control services are only a call away!
Stay informed about pests and pest related issues in your area!
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