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Franklin Pest Solutions at the Michigan City Snowflake Parade

Posted by Ben Dahl on Tue, Jan 02, 2018 @ 12:36 PM

In case you missed it a few weekends ago, everyone at Franklin Pest Solutions is proud to have been part of the Snowflake Parade in Michigan City. Learn more about the event and see some pictures below!

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Topics: events

Franklin Pest Solutions is Growing!

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Nov 10, 2017 @ 04:00 PM

Franklin Pest Solutions has been an industry leader in pest control and pest prevention for the better part of a century. We're also a family owned company with a commitment to 100% customer satisfaction. If you're one of our customers, you knew all of that. What you might not know is that the Franklin Pest Solutions family and coverage areas recently expanded with the addition of our two smaller brands, Kentucky Termite and Cochnower Pest Control, to the Franklin Pest Solutions brand.

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Topics: kentucky termite, cochnower pest control

Owners of Franklin Pest Solutions Win PCT Lifetime Achievement & NPMA Pinnacle Award

Posted by Ben Dahl on Sat, Nov 04, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Pestworld 2017 happened last weekend in Baltimore, Maryland, and we're pleased to announce that the owners of Franklin Pest Solutions came home with some seriously prestigious awards. Both the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) Pinnacle Award and the Pest Control Technology (PCT) Lifetime Achievement Award were presented to Bob & Judy Dold, the owners of Franklin Pest Solutions. Read on to learn more about them and the pest management awards.

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Topics: Awards, Franklin Pest Solutions, NPMA Pinnacle Award, PCT Lifetime Achievement Award

Welcome to Rodent Awareness Week!

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Tue, Oct 24, 2017 @ 05:46 PM

We're constantly on the fence when it comes to rodents. Are they cute, cuddly, pets? Are they creepy little pests? Depending on who you ask, you might just get both as an answer. We're here to help you with the latter, though as we kick off Rodent Awareness Week. Read on to get the scoop!

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Topics: rodent control, rodents, rodent awareness week, mice, rats

Our Healthy Home Maintenance Program is Better Than Ever!

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Thu, Oct 19, 2017 @ 04:32 PM

One thing everyone can agree on: pests are a nuisance. We've revamped our best home protection option, the Healthy Home Maintanence Program (HHMP), to make it easier than ever to keep your home protected year-round. Want to know more? Keep reading, and sign up to get protected with the Healthy Home Maintenance Program just in time for the holidays! 

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Topics: ants, overwintering pests, rodents, healthy home maintenance program

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 Overwintering Pests at Bay This Fall

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Mon, Sep 25, 2017 @ 04:11 PM

With summer coming to a close, the last thing you want to worry about is pests who are about to search around your home for places to stay during the colder months. This is called overwintering, and can be an extremely frustrating and expensive issue to deal with. Thankfully, Franklin Pest Solutions can put your mind at ease with some easy overwintering pest prevention info!

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Topics: cockroaches, overwintering pests, fall pests, spiders, rodents

Franklin Sponsors Pollinator Pathway Garden at Washington Park Zoo

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Tue, Sep 12, 2017 @ 07:20 PM

Franklin Pest Solutions is proud and honored to sponsor Washington Park Zoo Pollinator Pathway Garden at the . Indiana's pollinators, mainly bees and butterfly species, are vital to the ecosystem, especially considering the near-dire situation involving bees over the last several years.

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Topics: washington park zoo, bees, pollinator pathway, butterflies

Protect Yourself From Stinging Insects All Year

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Tue, Aug 15, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

Summer isn't officially over yet, but it's never too early to start talking about household pest prevention. Stinging insects like yellowjackets and wasps are sticking around for a few more months, but Franklin Pest Solutions has some great tips to ensure your summer stays sting-free!

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Topics: stinging insect control, stinging insects

It's A Mosquito Prevention Info Bomb!

Posted by Laura Iaccino on Tue, Aug 01, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

We love the summer. The hot sun, the picnics, the beach and, of course, the itching and frustration of getting nearly eaten alive by tiny, buzzing, blood-sucking insects--those darn mosquitoes! Franklin Pest Solutions has a gigantic bomb of tips and advice to not only prevent mosquito bites, but to keep the little buggers away from your home!

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Topics: mosquitoes, summer