1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 3 More Common Myths About Mice Explained, Part 2

    Welcome back to the Ray Pest Control blog! In part one of our two-part blog series, we began looking at some of the myths associated with common house mice. As your Top Rated Local® pest control team in Piedmont, we feel it is our duty to inform you about these pesky critters since they are incredibly common in our area. Having a better understanding of mice can help you better protect your home …Read More

  8. Common Myths About Mice Explained, Part 1

    Mice look pretty cute in movies, right? On the big screen, they have adorable beady eyes, cute whiskers, and big silly ears that make them seem harmless and innocent. The truth is, there are many misconceptions about house mice thanks to Disney movies like Cinderella, The Rescuers, and, of course, Stuart Little. In part one of our two-part series, we’d like to clear up some of these common, ofte…Read More

  9. How to Protect Your Kitchen From Pantry Pests, Part 2

    Welcome back! Last time, we started exploring the wild world of pantry pests, what these common pantry pests are, and how to protect your Piedmont home’s kitchen from these annoying (and gross) pests. You may want to read part one of this short blog series to learn more great tips, but here’s a brief recap of the first round of tips. Make sure your windows and screens in your kitchen are prope…Read More