Why Your Home Needs Crawl Space Insulation

As a homeowner, you’ve got a lot of things to keep in mind. And if you’re like most homeowners, your crawl space is likely not your highest priority. But insulating your crawl space comes with several benefits, from lowering your energy bills to keeping your home safe from pests. Here’s why you should consider insulating […]

An In-Depth Look at Our Attic Insulation Service

At Parker Pest Control, we strive to make your home as cozy and comfortable as possible. A big part of our job is making sure your home is free of any pesky pests, but you may be surprised to know that we also install blown-in attic and crawl space insulation, too! Read on to learn […]

Why You Should Always Leave Pest Control to the Pros

If you spot a pest in or near your home, your first reaction is probably to Google “how to get rid of ants/spiders/rodents/etc.” DIY information is readily available on the internet and at-home pest control products can be easily purchased at most grocery or hardware stores. But some things should be left to the professionals. […]

All About Ants! How to Deal With Ants in Your Home

When you think of problematic pests, you probably think of disease-carrying mosquitoes or damage-causing termites. But did you know that ants also carry and transmit illnesses? Pharaoh ants, for example, are common carriers of Salmonella, Staphylococcus, and Streptococcus. Carpenter ants, on the other hand, can do significant damage to your home by tunneling through the […]

How to Knockdown Mosquito Populations on Your Property

Summer means backyard barbecues, running through sprinklers, and… mosquitoes. These pesky insects not only put a damper on summer fun, but they can also spread diseases. Learn more about mosquitoes, including common types and how to prevent them, below. Common Mosquito Species in Your Yard Did you know there are more than 3,000 species of […]

How to Tell If You Have Termites—and How to Get Rid Of Them

No home or business is safe from termites. In the United States, termites are responsible for millions of dollars in property damage. It is for this reason that early detection of termite signs is beneficial in order to avoid further damage to your property. Here are three signs that your home may have termites. Seeing […]

The Benefits of Blown-In Insulation for Your Home

At Parker Pest Control, we’re always looking for new ways to improve our pest control services for residential and commercial areas. We’re proud to have developed some unique, innovative solutions over the years—including our food-grade Parker Rat Bait and our lawn spray applicator designed specifically to reduce the risk of spreading herbicide to other areas […]

What Are the Benefits of Installing Gutter Guard?

Gutters are the unsung heroes of residential homes. They reduce erosion and prevent mold and mildew growth by diverting rainwater away from your house. While they protect the structure of your house, they also need regular cleanings to get rid of dead leaves, insects, sticks, acorns, and other debris that accumulates after rain. How can […]

How Our Blow-in Insulation Protects Against Pests

A couple of months back, we discussed the importance of insulation for your attic, as it provides considerable energy savings and protection against pests. This month, we’ll go a bit more in-depth about our particular product and explain its many benefits. Let’s learn more about how our blow-in insulation can help your home stay pest-free […]

Everything You Should Know About 5-Step Lawn Care

Keeping your soil and grass at their best can require a professional landscaper’s input. Our 5-step lawn care technique will help you keep weeds away from your healthy lawn. We will also highlight the benefits of pre-emergence herbicide weed prevention. What Are Pre-Emergent Herbicides? These are chemicals used to prevent the growth of undesired weeds […]