With the last week in February being recognized as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Arkansas, we thought it might be helpful to write about some of the effects bad weather can have on insect and animal populations, and how you might want to take extra precautions after heavy storms when it comes to protecting your home against pests. Severe weather can cause damage to homes and surrounding ecosystems, and unfortunately, storm season will be here soon. Read More . . .
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The term lovebug is often used around February and rightly so! While most of us may think of cute cards or bugs in love, lovebugs are insects that actually exist! We’re here to tell you all about them. Read More . . .
The holidays may have ended but that doesn’t mean the pests got the memo. Unfortunately, they don’t keep a tight schedule of when to stop invading your home. While you may be finally settling down after a busy season of holiday parties and busy plans, the bugs are still out to play. Here are six bugs that may have overstayed their welcome after the holidays: Read More . . .
New Year’s means new resolutions. While some may think it’s cliche, we can all agree that having a fresh start is
Normally when you think of Christmas and bugs, the only bug you might think of is “Bah Humbug”! Well, we aren’t referring to that kind of bug. We want to share about what very well might be your new favorite bug when it comes to Christmas. If a bug were a Christmas ornament, this would be it. Allow us to introduce you to the Christmas Beetle. Read More . . .
It’s that time! Yep, you guessed it - holiday shopping time. We all love the idea of getting our shopping done early, but let’s be honest, we are often left with great intentions and an empty tree when this time rolls around. This year, we wanted to help with your shopping list and send some ideas your way for all the bug lovers in your family. Take a look at our holiday shopping list:Read More . . .
Have you ever wondered where the saying, “Don’t let the bedbugs bite” came from?
This old saying dates back to the mid-20th century as something that was said, often to a child, as a wish for that person to have a good night’s sleep. For our crew here at Clark Exterminating, this has a much more literal meaning.If you’re finding yourself saying this and meaning it, let our extermination professionals keep it from becoming a reality. Read More . . .
Decorating your home for the holidays can be one of the most fun, memorable times for your family. However, sometimes it can be memorable for reasons other than the family spending time together thanks to a pesky rodent. It might make for a funny memory because you all had to gather together to fight off a little critter that was hiding out in the attic. It brings “aw, nuts” a whole new meaning when you find yourself yelling at the squirrels to scram!Read More . . .
October is in full swing and you know what that means - spooky surprises at every corner! What better time of year than Halloween to share some of the creepiest stories some of our Clark Exterminating employees encountered on the job. Reminiscing on these old jobs certainly gave us goosebumps. Beware before you read them, they just might make the hair on the back of your neck stand up!Read More . . .
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