242018Apr
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Mosquitoes in Chicago: Preventing Bites

Mosquitoes in Chicago: Preventing Bites

As we get deeper into the spring, the more we have to worry about mosquitoes. As you know from experience, it starts to get warmer this time of year in Chicago, IL, and with the growing number of these pests flying around, life can become miserable for those of us who enjoy relaxing and gathering…

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202018Feb
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Multi-Family Mayhem: The Consequences of Illinois Cockroaches

Multi-Family Mayhem: The Consequences of Illinois Cockroaches

Cockroaches are unwanted in any setting, but infestations in multi-family buildings like apartments are especially problematic. An issue in one unit means there’s a potential problem in every living quarters. Illinois renters don’t have to live with roaches; effective roach control is available to help landlords create safe, healthy environments for their tenants. Types of…

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62018Feb
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Birds in Illinois: A Business’s Worst Nightmare

Birds in Illinois: A Business’s Worst Nightmare

Most of us don’t see birds in the same light as rodents and other pests. We may even try to attract them by placing birdbaths or bird feeders in our yards. But if you own a business, drawing birds to your commercial property is the last thing you want to do. From the health hazards…

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302018Jan
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Ratpocalypse Now: Why Mild Winters Mean More Rodents in Illinois

Ratpocalypse Now: Why Mild Winters Mean More Rodents in Illinois

If you’re a home or business owner in the Chicagoland area and it feels like you’re seeing more rodents than usual, it’s not just your imagination. The Windy City was recently voted as the Rattiest City in the U.S. for the third straight year, beating out the likes of New York, LA, and DC. What…

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232018Jan
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Why Cockroaches Seek Shelter in Your Naperville Home

Why Cockroaches Seek Shelter in Your Naperville Home

If you’ve ever experienced a home invasion of the super-creepy kind, you understand the importance of cockroach control in Naperville, IL. But why do these insects enter your home in the first place? Anderson Pest Solutions explains what makes your house, apartment, or condo so attractive to these disease-carrying pests. When Cockroaches Hibernate Outdoors Most…

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92018Jan
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Chicago Termites: A Year-Round Problem

Chicago Termites: A Year-Round Problem

As a veteran of those frigid winters in Illinois, you may be thinking termites can’t possibly survive the city’s brutal wind, cold, snow, and ice. The reality is that, unlike many insect species, these pests are a threat all year round. Anderson Pest Solutions has the information you need to keep these wood-eating bugs at…

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192017Dec
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Keep Illinois Bed Bugs from Biting Your Holiday Travel Plans

Keep Illinois Bed Bugs from Biting Your Holiday Travel Plans

With Christmas and New Year’s coming up, December is a big month for travel in America –  especially at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. Air travel puts people in contact with plenty of potential strangers at airports and hotels all over the country. While the goal is to spread some holiday cheer, all this inadvertent contact can…

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72017Dec
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Who You’re Really Leaving Cookies For: Mice During the Holidays

Who You’re Really Leaving Cookies For: Mice During the Holidays

You’ve probably had an encounter with a mouse on more than one occasion in your home. But when the holidays roll around in Chicago, they’re typically an afterthought – after all, you’re well occupied with seasonal traditions. However, still very active during the winter, mice take full advantage of this and rely on our North…

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52017Dec
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Spiders and the Illinois Cold: Not the Escape You Expected

Spiders and the Illinois Cold: Not the Escape You Expected

If you harbor secret fears of spiders invading your home in droves this winter, put them to rest. The Illinois cold may drive you inside, but spiders have different ways of warding off chills during the colder months. The spider control experts at Anderson Pest Solutions explain the defense mechanisms designed to help arachnids survive…

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282017Nov
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Are Centipedes Dangerous? The Truth Behind this Creepy Crawler

Among the creepy pests out there, the centipede may be one of the most chill-inducing. While we’re lucky the species found in Wheeling, IL is not of the Amazonian foot-long variety, we could happily go our whole lives without seeing one. But are these centipedes actually dangerous? The pest control team at Anderson Pest Solutions…

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212017Nov
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The Hills Have (Eight) Eyes: House Spiders in Illinois

The Hills Have (Eight) Eyes: House Spiders in Illinois

Did you know that, even now, you’re no more than eight feet away from the nearest spider? We’re not trying to scare you – Halloween was last month. It’s just that most people think the minute cold temperatures roll around in the upper Midwest, that means they no longer need to worry about pest control…

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142017Nov
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Smell Ya Later: Getting Rid of Stink Bugs in Chicago

You may have had unwanted visitors this year. They’re ugly, they smell, and they sometimes bring hundreds or even thousands of friends. Who are these social pariahs? They’re known as brown marmorated stink bugs, and they’re driving Chicago, IL residents crazy. Anderson Pest Solutions explains why you’re seeing so many of these bugs lately –…

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