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Integrated Pest Management (IPM) 101

An approach to pest control using little to no pesticides.

What Is Integrated Pest Management?
IPM is today's term for responsible pest control. But what is it and how do you apply it in your home?

Pesticides in Food
Pesticides were used on most foods you eat. Is it safe? Who regulates them? And what about organic? Read more to find out more about pesticides in food.

Top 12 Considerations in Hiring a Pest Control Professional
Sometimes it is better to hire a pest control professional than to try to do it yourself. This guide provides 12 things to consider in selecting a technician.

10 Tips to Keep Pests Out
Instead of waiting to go on the defense against an insect, rodent or bird that has entered your home, take the offense by implementing 10 steps to keeping pests out.

Controlling Pests With Pests
We may not like sharing our homes with insects, but many can be beneficial - and provide pest control themselves in our gardens and yards.

Pest Control: There's an App for That
Find iPhone, iPad, iPod apps on Pest Control. Includes a selection of identification, reference, education, professional resources and games.


Ants? Rats? Spiders? Mice? What were the Top 10 Pest Control articles that drew the most attention in 2013?

Increasing Pests Increase Need for Pest Control
A new report shows that pests are continuing to increase thus increasing the need for pest control. Find out why and what to do.

The "Professional" Guide to DIY Pest Control
You can control pests like the professionals. Here's how.

What Is Pesticide Resistance?

What To Expect From Your Pest Control Company
What should you be able to expect from a pest control company? What should a technician do when he or she arrives at your home? 10 Things to expect from any pest control professional.

5 Steps to Cockroach Control
What works to get rid of cockroaches? Follow the 5 Steps to Control and learn about some chemical options.

House Dust Mites & Control
Dust mites are so tiny that nearly 100,000 could fit on your pillow ... and cause sneezing, itchy, runny nose. Find out more about these mites and their control.

15 Q&As on Termite Control
What do you really know about termite control? What do you need to know. Find out 15 of the most common questions (and answers) about termite control.

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