Our pest control blog keeps you up to date with the latest news and industry trends. Through our extensive knowledge of pests, this Braman blog will ensure you have the tools to prevent and remove pests.
Natasha Wright, Technical Director
Natasha, our pest management blog expert, is a board-certified entomologist and a member of the Entomological Society of America. She earned her bachelor’s degree in entomology at the University of Florida in 2009 and received her master’s degree in entomology at the University of Arkansas in 2013.
Many pests pose threats to both health and property, so exclusion is key.
While we humans may slow down when temps rise, some pests become busier than ever.
Ants pose health and property risks as they destroy wood and contaminate food items in homes and businesses.
Summer vacation is just around the corner, and while most travelers are thinking about fun in the sun, one lurking pest may be lying in wait.
While mosquitoes and ticks are a nuisance, they also have the ability to transmit dangerous diseases.
With a variety of pests reemerging after a long winter, now is the perfect time to recognize the professional pest management industry for its ongoing role in protecting public health, food and property from threats posed by pests.
Spring is almost here—the days are getting longer, colorful flowers are beginning to bloom and, unfortunately, termites are about to seek out new nesting spaces.
It’s not just humans that have rituals such as Valentine’s Day to express love for one another—common pests employ their own unique methods of showing their romantic interest year-round.
Snow, ice, wind and rain can easily damage your property, opening new entry points in your home for pests seeking refuge from the cold.
It’s the jolliest time of the year unless your cheer is ruined by a holiday-related pest problem.
Rats and mice are disruptive, destructive and gross. Preventing winter rodent infestations before there’s a problem is important and easy.
Now is the perfect time to enact a prevention plan to exclude overwintering pests from your home or business.
Avoid getting stung this summer with these tips to help you recognize, avoid and eliminate yellow jackets.
While ants at your picnic can be annoying, ants in your home or business are much worse, especially if they are carpenter ants.
Relatively harmless to humans, carpenter bees can pose a threat to local structures with the tunnels they bore.
Mosquitoes always know how to ruin a good time. Now that the warm weather is here, these pests are too. But there’s still hope; here are tips to eliminate or even prevent springtime mosquitoes on your property.
Looking for a job that’s always in demand? Consider a career in pest management with us.
As we enter prime tick season, brush up on these tips to deter, spot and remove ticks and when to seek treatment for a bite.
Spring is almost here and so is the subterranean termite, which can cause the most damage of any termite species. We explain how you can fight back.
Pests can enter your house during the winter months just as much as in the summer. Learn what you should look out for and how to prevent an infestation.