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Signs You May Have a Rat & Mouse Problem

Having rats or mice in your home can be a serious problem. Like any pest control situation, dealing with a problem starts with realizing you have one. Pests like to hide in places you don’t normally see, so looking for the signs of rats and mice can take some careful consideration. Here at Healthy Home […]

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Protecting Your Home (& Pets) From Flea Infestation

Like any pet and homeowner, you want to keep fleas from bothering your pet and moving into your home. Without the help of a professional, infestations can take some time to control. But, by taking some precautions, you can prevent them from starting in the first place. The experts at Healthy Home Termite & Pest […]

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Healthy Home Pest Control
Children & Pest Control Safety

No one likes to find creepy crawlers in their home. That’s why when we find pests like ants, rats, and more, we want them out as soon as possible. Not only can these pests wreak havoc in your home, they may expose your family to harmful diseases. Parents understand the importance of getting the pests […]

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Mosquitos & Heartworms in Pets

Mosquitos are known as the biggest pests that are prone to spreading multiple diseases to humans, but many don’t realize the same applies to our furry companions. Heartworm disease is a serious illness in pets across the country and is only spread through the bite of mosquitos. Fortunately, pet owners can take additional steps to […]

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Yards
Does Your Outdoor Décor Attract Pests?

Summer is here which means it’s time to decorate your yard in preparations for backyard BBQs and fun outdoor shenanigans. You and your guests may enjoy these decorative items, but they can unfortunately bring unwelcomed guests to crash the party. As the Georgia summer heats up, pests are the most active and ready to become […]

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Insects
What are Cockroaches?

As a general explanation, cockroaches are fast, night-time active insects having flattened, wider bodies with antennae. Most would describe roaches as being large for an insect as well. Roaches can inhabit exterior environments as well as thriving indoors. There are numerous cockroach species well established in Georgia but the most common are the American cockroach […]

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Ants
Common Pests in Atlanta and North Georgia – Why me?

If you’re a Georgia resident, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the Southeast has a “bug issue.” Ants busily marching across the driveway or along the porch railings are often the norm in our area. The state’s warm, humid climate fosters many pests and in fact, allows them to thrive. It should also not […]

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Pest control
Termites 101: The Definitive Guide to Termites in Georgia

How to Identify Termites – What do termites look like? Termites are small and commonly mistaken for ants, especially during the warm months when the winged insects boil from the ground. With close observation, termites are found to have straight antennae versus the elbowed antennae of ants. Also, termites seem to be without a “waist” […]

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Pest control
How to Know if Your Home Has Termites

Termites are a huge issue for homeowners in the Southeast. The climate is an ideal habitat for termite infestations and once they invade homes, it can take months, even years before you are aware of the damage that has taken place. Termites invade underground and infiltrate within the inside of your home, feeding on structural […]

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