How dangerous is mosquito season?

It’s summertime, but its also mosquito season. As the temperature warms dangerous mosquitoes thrive. It’s not just a seasonal warming either. A recent report on CNN warned that as the climate of the northern United States rises, one of the most invasive and dangerous mosquitoes, the Asian tiger mosquito, continues spreading northward from Texas to New York. What’s worse is …

Send a Tweet and Plant a Tree!

Campaign Extended! Thanks to your overwhelming support, the Tweet a Tree Campaign has been extended to July 31, 2014. Keep tweeting! At EcoShield Pest Control, we care about the environment. We use green and clean pest control, so that your home and family are always safe. It’s also important to our team that we give back and help the environment. …

Signs of a Cockroach Infestation, plus Prevention, and Health Issues

Did you know there are thousands of different species of cockroaches? The good news is they aren’t typically household pests. George Beccaloni, a cockroach expert at the Natural History Museum, says cockroaches are worldwide insects and can be divided into 4500 different species, with about 55 different species in the United States. Research suggests that cockroaches have been around for …

How to Escape from Summertime Pests

Especially after a long cold winter, summertime is a welcome reprieve. Activities are more festive, we spend more time outside enjoying nature, our family members and friends stop by more often for visits—and then there are pesky summertime pests. Don’t let these unwelcome visitors ruin your summer fun and family get-togethers, instead follow these tips for escaping summertime pests. Mosquitoes: …