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It's Time for the 2017 Fall Pest Gazette

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Fri, Oct 06, 2017 @ 07:21 PM

The air is getting crisp and the leaves are starting to fall, which can only mean one thing--fall is finally here! That also means it's time for the latest update to the seasonal Franklin Pest Solutions Pest Gazette. You can download the whole Fall Pest Gazette for free at the end, but we wanted to give you a preview of what you can expect to find inside even if you're not ready to start thinking about fall pest prevention yet.

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Topics: pantry pests, Bed bugs, overwintering pests, fall pests

Keep Bed Bugs Out Of Your Vacation Plans!

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Sat, Jul 15, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Yup, you read that correctly... more bed bug info! Summer means vacation, and vacation often means hotels, hostels, and AirBnBs! As fun as it is staying away from home, these places can sadly be a very accessible breeding ground for bed bugs. Want bed bug free travel? Keep reading to find out how to avoid a traveler's nightmare!

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Topics: Bed bugs, vacation

Bed Bug Awareness Week 3: Treatment and Prevention

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Fri, Jun 16, 2017 @ 06:54 AM

Bed Bug Awareness Week has come to an end, but not before Part 3: bed bug control and bed bug prevention! Make sure you've read our previous Bed Bug Awareness Week posts, Week 1: Bed Bug Introduction and Awareness and Week 2: Bed Bug Information and Inspection first!

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Topics: Bed bugs, bed bug awareness week

Bed Bug Awareness Week 2: Information and Inspection

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Thu, Jun 08, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

Welcome back to Bed Bug Awareness Week! This time around, we're covering bed bug information and bed bug inspection. Our last post, Introduction to Bed Bug Awareness Week went over some basics about bed bugs. Now we're going to get into a little more detail, and specifically bed bug inspection!

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Topics: Bed bugs, bed bug awareness week

Commercial Bed Bug Education

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Nov 11, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Everyone in a property management capacity--whether you're a landlord, board member, part of an HOA or Co-Op, or just in the hospitality industry--has thought about commercial bed bug control. There are health and safety concerns. There are liability and cost issues. Don't let bed bugs control your business. Education is the first line of defense when it comes to bed bugs, and there are two great events coming up where you can learn all about the commercial aspects of bed bug control.

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Topics: Bed bugs, commercial pest control

End of Summer Wrap Up

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Sep 02, 2016 @ 01:41 PM

Pretty soon you're going to be thinking about winter coats, fall pests and snow removal, but there's still some enjoyable summer days and nights left this year. Maybe it's that last Labor Day barbecue, or the family camping trip, or that last hurrah with friends, but summer isn't over just yet. Here's an end of summer wrap up of everything going on in the world of pests and how it affects you.

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Topics: ants, Back to School, Bed bugs, mosquitoes

How to avoid bedbugs while traveling this season

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Sun, Jun 05, 2016 @ 09:00 PM

Franklin Pest Solutions shares tips during Bed Bug Awareness Week, June 5-11, to avoid contact with bed bugs during the summer travel season and beyond

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Topics: Bed bugs

How Did I Get Bed Bugs?

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Sun, May 01, 2016 @ 08:30 PM

Education is the best defense against bed bugs. At Franklin Pest Solutions, our staff understands how distressing an infestation of any kind can be. We're here to protect you and your family and give you peace of mind.

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Topics: Bed bugs

Bed Bug Heat Treatment

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Fri, Apr 01, 2016 @ 07:00 PM

Bed bugs are showing more and more resistance to pest control product use in certain environments with chronic issues. Because there are no two bed bug situations quite the same, we offer several options for effective control.

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Topics: Bed bugs

5 Best Summer Travel Bed Bug Tips

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Wed, Jun 10, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

You work hard, long hours and you've FINALLY got that vacation booked. Before heading out of town and checking in to what might be your home away from home on your trip, read up on these 5 Best Summer Travel Bed Bug Tips to make sure you don't bring home any unwanted souvenirs...

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Topics: Bed bugs