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Kissing Bugs in North Alabama and Southern Tennessee by United Pest & Turf Control

What are Kissing Bugs?

Although this may sound like an insect made for Valentine’s Day or a Hallmark movie, it in fact is not. Kissing Bugs are not a ...
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6 Signs of Moisture Problems in Crawl Spaces

Moisture in the crawl space can lead to a host of problems, including foundation integrity, mold and pests. Crawl spaces that regularly maintain a level ...
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Red Velvet Ant in North Alabama and Southern Tennessee by United Pest & Turf Control

Meet the Velvet Ant (a.k.a. Cow Killer)

Unlike the name suggests, the Velvet Ant isn’t actually an ant, it’s really a type of wasp and only the males can fly. Their nickname ...
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Rodent Pest Control in North Alabama and Southern Tennessee by United Pest & Turf Control

The Norway Rat (a.k.a. the common rat)

Rats have been around for more than 25 million years. Like the cockroach, these rodents are difficult to get rid of and are excellent at ...
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Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are an increasingly common problem in the home and workplace. The warmth from a host’s body provides bed bugs with ideal breeding grounds, ...
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Black Leg Tick

Similar to other tick species, the Black Leg Tick, or Deer Tick, is often found in grassy, wooded areas among grassy vegetation and near animal ...
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American Dog Tick

The American Dog Tick

Just in time for fall, we introduce another bloodsucking tick. The American Dog Tick, also known as a Wood Tick, lives near water sources, such ...
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Field Cricket

All about the Field Cricket

The end of summer marks the end of the egg-laying season for field crickets and the time when they try to find their way indoors. ...
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Insect Library by United Pest & Turf Control in North Alabama and Southern Tennessee

Watch for these 5 Fall Pests in North Alabama

Roaches, mice and stink bugs, oh my! These are only a few of the common outdoor pests that like making their way indoors in the ...
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Insect Library in North Alabama and Southern Tennessee

Serving North Central Alabama and South Central Tennessee

Limestone County

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