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2013-07-12 23:21:25

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) found that Bed Bug Infestations continue at high rates nation wide and that bed bugs are as much, if not more of a problem than in years past. Infestation rates are the highest in residential areas with other commercial areas still facing problems as well, findings include increases in infestations in the summer months as well as clutter being a major factor in harboring bed bugs. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Rest Assured, a Maryland...

2013-03-22 23:04:51

With warmer weather on the horizon the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is encouraging homeowners to take a proactive role in pest prevention. Tennessee pest control professionals, U.S. Pest, suggest home owners take special precautions to fight against spring termite swarms. Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 During the winter months, most insects are typically inactive. As spring approaches and temperatures increase, insects become more active while they search for food...

Insects Aren't Bugged By Summer Heat
2012-07-25 14:40:11

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The summertime heat may bug humans, but America´s insect population can´t get enough of it. According to the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), this year´s record high temperatures have brought the bugs out from the woodwork as pests such as ants, fleas, ticks and black widow and brown recluse spiders are increasing. The heat is causing a greater number of insects to come out early in the day to eat and...

2012-05-10 10:25:04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cimex Exterminating Corp, a bed bug pest control company, has announced that it now offers financing. It is the only exterminating company in Virginia that offers this service for its customers. "When you have a bed bug infestation, you don't want to wait. You want to have the problem fixed as soon as possible," said Kevin Campbell, co-founder of Cimex Exterminating Corp. "Our new financing program makes treatment possible for customers who...

2012-03-30 23:00:42

Orkin's new learning center finds the balance between pests and people Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 30, 2012 Orkin, the Atlanta-based pest control leader just released a new learning center feature on its website at pestproject.orkin.com. The Pest Project is a parallax site that´s unlike anything else in the pest control industry. It explores the roles pests play in the world and helps educate people on the positive and negative ways they affect us – in a rich and engaging way....

2012-01-18 10:00:00

The 2012 National Pest Management Association´s Eastern Regional Conference, taking place January 18-20, 2012 in Atlantic City, NJ, will feature seminars and lectures given by industry icons. NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 Many of the best and brightest from the pest management industry will be presenting at this years´ National Pest Management Association´s Eastern Regional Conference. Among the notables is Andrew Klein, president of the New York-based pest solutions...

2011-10-31 09:00:00

Assured Environmentsâ president, Andrew Klein, has been appointed to chair the Bed Bug Committee of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA). The Bed Bug Committee is an offshoot of the NPMAâs Blue Ribbon Bed Bug Task Force, which was developed about a year ago to address the growing issue of bed bugs. The committee is making efforts towards developing a coherent, unified industry response to the re-emergence of bed bugs, including best management practices,...

2011-09-15 07:00:00

As Part of National Bed Bug Awareness Month Research Entomologists Provide Tips on how to Select a Pest Management Firm to Treat for Bed Bugs (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 Selecting a pest control company for bed bug treatments can be a difficult task. Not only are bed bugs relatively new to the pest management industry, they have also proven extremely difficult to treat. As part of National Bed Bug Awareness Month, entomologist Jeffrey White of BedBug Central provides advice to consumers on...

2011-03-16 15:32:00

ATLANTA, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rollins Inc., a nationwide consumer services company (NYSE: ROL), announced today that the company, through its wholly owned subsidiary Orkin, has established a new international franchise in Shanghai, China. This franchise is Orkin's first in China. "The commercial growth that China continues to experience both nationally and through the establishment of operations by numerous foreign companies provides us with a tremendous opportunity to...

2011-02-24 00:00:44

Richard Stevenson Jr., co-president of Maine-based Modern Pest Services, will head to Washington D.C. next month to meet with his fellow members of the National Pest Control Management Association's Blue Ribbon Bed Bug Task Force. Brunswick, ME (Vocus/PRWEB) February 23, 2011 Richard Stevenson Jr., co-president of Maine-based Modern Pest Services, will head to Washington D.C. next month to meet with his fellow members of the National Pest Control Management Association's Blue Ribbon Bed Bug...