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ANR-1101

How To Choose a Pest Control Company
Faith M. Oi, Bruce Alverson
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Pages / Length: 4
Publication Date: 09/10/1998


Household ants, fire ants, cockroaches, fleas, ticks, termites, wood-destroying beetles, gnats and flies, clothes moths and carpet beetles, and stored product pests are some of the common pests that people encounter in and around homes. While most are merely a nuisance, some pests can cause serious damage to our homes or property. Other arthropod pests bite, sting, and transmit disease-causing agents.