1. How To Identify Bed Bugs, Part 1

    Welcome back to the Ray Pest Control blog. Summertime is one of the peak seasons for bed bug activity. This is partly because people tend to travel more in the summer, which increases the risk for picking up bed bugs while staying in homes, hotels, and motels that may have a bed bug infestation. Bed bugs are notorious hitchhikers (hence the nickname “the hitchhiking bug”) and because of their …Read More

  2. Pests to Look Out for This Summer, Part 2

    Welcome back! Last time, we began talking about the common summertime pests to be wary of. If you’re like most living in Piedmont, you have your normal array of insects living in your yards such as bees, spiders, and ants. Sometimes, people will see an increase in pest numbers and may also see the addition of new bugs and rodents coming into their yards and homes during the summer. When pests st…Read More

  3. Pests to Look Out for This Summer, Part 1

    Welcome back to our blog! Summertime in Piedmont means a whole swath of annoying pests will become increasingly active as the temperature and humidity rises. Insects and rodents can make spending time outdoors a nightmare, and when they invade the interior of your home, it is incredibly unnerving. But there’s no need to fear! Our pest control team in Piedmont will be there to eliminate your pest…Read More

  4. 3 Tips for Avoiding Bed Bugs This Summer, Part 2

    Welcome back to the Ray Pest Control blog! In our recent post, we began looking at useful tips for protecting your home, your family, and your pets from bed bugs this summer. While bed bugs can appear at any time during the year, bed bugs tend to be more active during the summer months due to an increase in travel and other activities. Often referred to as the hitchhiking bug, these pests are comm…Read More

  5. 3 Tips for Avoiding Bed Bugs This Summer, Part 1

    The official start of summer will be here in a few short weeks, however, the hot, humid weather is already setting in here in Piedmont. With the start of the summer season comes an increase in pest activity. While bed bugs never really take time off from invading people’s homes, they do become more active during summertime. Why is this? With the increase in travel to and from Piedmont means that…Read More

  6. 3 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Pest Control Company, Pt. 2

    Welcome back to part two of this short blog series! In our recent post, we began looking at some important questions to ask as you research pest control companies here in Piedmont. Now that summer is upon us, you will likely be combatting the common summertime pests that can make spending time outdoors a real nightmare. While there are DIY pest control treatments you can experiment with, you might…Read More

  7. 3 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Pest Control Company, Pt. 1

    Welcome back to the Ray Pest Control blog! It is hard to believe the hot weather is already here! Along with the return of the hot and humid temperatures here in Piedmont, everybody’s favorite summer pests will be returning, taking up residence in yards and homes. Some of North Carolina’s most active summertime pests and rodents include moths, weevils, mosquitos, spiders, beetles, ticks, bed b…Read More

  8. Spring Cleaning Tips for Preventing Springtime Pests, Pt. 2

    Welcome back! If you read part one of our blog series, you learned some helpful tips you can follow to prevent pest infestations as you go about your spring cleaning this year. Last time, we focused on cleaning out your kitchen, including all storage areas and under all of your appliances. We also explored some bathroom cleaning tips for maintaining a pest-free bathroom. Today, we’ll focus our a…Read More

  9. Spring Cleaning Tips for Preventing Springtime Pests, Pt. 1

    Welcome back to our blog! With spring just around the corner, it’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again — that wonderful time when homeowners break out the cleaning supplies for a deep cleaning of their homes in preparation for the warmer months ahead. With all the rain we’ve been getting here lately in Greensboro, we’re likely in for a colorful spring when all the springtime flo…Read More