Top Tips for Preventing Ticks

We all know that ticks can be dangerous. They often pass on diseases like Lyme disease and anaplasmosis. They can also be painful and difficult to remove. So what can you do to help prevent ticks? Our first suggestion is to keep your outdoor space well-maintained and free of heavy, thick, overgrown vegetation where ticks… Read Post »

10 Facts About Ants

Ants are back! Have you found these pesky pests inside your home lately? You’re not alone! Warmer temperatures have brought ants back out looking for food and building up their hills. Let’s learn a little more about them. Ant Facts: There are over 12,000 species of ants An ant can lift 20 times its own… Read Post »

What You Should Know About Termites

Termites are a serious pest problem. While small in size, they cause big damage. Signs of a termite infestation include seeing winged termites near light sources, piles of wings on window sills, abnormally squeaky floorboards, buckling floorboards, pinholes in drywall, hollow sounding wood, drooping and discolored drywall, stuck windows and doors, termite pellets (tiny piles… Read Post »

Mosquitoes Are Coming

Spring is here which means the dreaded return of mosquitoes! Mosquitoes thrive when temperatures are at least 50 degrees. April is a prime month for mosquitoes in Upstate New York. As you spend time playing and working outdoors this spring, it’s important to think about mosquitoes. You can help discourage mosquito population growth by ensuring… Read Post »

Ticks Are Coming!

Warmer weather is coming and so are ticks! Did you know ticks can be active any day when temperatures are above freezing? March and April are prime months for increased tick activity in Upstate New York. As you spend more time outdoors this spring, it’s important to remain vigilant. If you’re going into an area… Read Post »

Introducing Complete Yard Protection

We are excited to share a brand new offering for Capital Region homeowners: Complete Yard Protection by Attention Pest Solutions! This new program protects your outdoor space from ticks, mosquitoes, moles and voles. We know these pests are a major nuisance and can pose real dangers to your family and your pets. So we’re here… Read Post »

Top Tips for Termite Prevention

Did you know termites cause more than $5 billion in damage each year? Now just think about what that will cost with inflation…yikes! A well-developed termite colony can have over a million workers consuming over 100 pounds of wood per year. Prevention is critical to protecting any home or building from termite damage. How to… Read Post »

10 Facts About Groundhogs

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil has emerged and made his annual prediction. Did you know groundhogs can predict the weather? Not really. But there are quite a few interesting pieces of information about groundhogs that are true. Let’s take a look! Groundhog Facts: Groundhogs are often called several other names such as woodchuck, whistlepig and… Read Post »

Practical Pest Control Tips for Businesses

Pests can cause major issues for businesses. From product loss to facility damage to unhappy customers, pests do it all. As you make your business plans for 2022, we recommend taking time to think about how your business can improve its pest control practices. Consider the following pest control tips for businesses: Start by evaluating… Read Post »

10 Ways to Prevent Rodents from Entering Your Home

Mice are a common pest concern, especially during the winter months. These rodents are trying to escape the cold weather and find warm shelter such as your home. So how can you keep them out? Follow these 10 tips to help prevent rodents from getting inside your home: Gaps where the siding meets the foundation… Read Post »