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Wood Destroying Organisms

Each year Wood Destroying Organisms (WDO) cause billions of dollars in damage to American homes and commercial structures. These WDOs include Subterranean Termites, Wood Boring Beetles, Carpenter Ants, Carpenter Bees and Wood Decay Fungi.

Treating for Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are insects that feed exclusively on blood. Humans are the preferred host of the Common Bed Bug, Cimex lectularius. While bed bugs are currently not known to transmit diseases, their feeding may cause itchy bites, raised welts, irritation and other maladies of their human hosts.

Protecting Against Zika

The World Health Organization has declared the rapid spread of the Zika virus as a public health emergency. In response to the growing threat, there are some ways in which you can protect yourself.