When Do Ticks Go Away in Massachusetts?

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For some reason, it seems as though people stop worrying about tick control in MA as soon as the weather cools down a little. As we head into winter, ticks are seemingly out of sight and out of mind. A lot of people assume that they go away or die off like other bugs in […]

How to Eliminate Creeping Charlie Like a Boss

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Ground ivy is one of the most common and difficult to control weeds that homeowners deal with all over the country, including in Massachusetts. This aggressive, low-growing perennial prefers shady and moist areas. It establishes roots wherever the leaf attaches to the stem, making it difficult, if not impossible, to remove by hand. Also known […]

Warning: MA Mosquito Season is Still in Full Swing

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Now that the weather is beginning to cool down, many Massachusetts residents are starting to worry less and less about insect born diseases from ticks and mosquitoes. The vigilance that occupied their days in the spring and summer is dwindling. But cool fall weather means many will once again be spending more time outdoors, especially […]

Warning: Ignoring These Steps Will Put Your Lawn in Peril

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Don’t think that you can ignore your lawn now that the grass is growing slower and the weather is getting colder! Stopping now is a mistake that many people make in regards to their Massachusetts lawn care needs. But proper lawn care in the fall is one of the most important things you can do […]

What is EEEV, and Should You Be Concerned?

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Many southeastern Massachusetts communities have received a designation of “high risk” for exposure to the Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus. Several more have received a moderate risk designation. If you are living in Massachusetts, this is a mosquito control issue you can’t ignore. What is Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus? The Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus (EEEV) spreads […]

Ten Fun Facts About Watermelon for National Watermelon Day

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Tomorrow is National Watermelon Day! Nothing says summer like a day outside with a big, juicy slice of watermelon. We hope you have taken care of your MA mosquito control issues so you can enjoy a fun day in the sun and celebrate! Here are some fun facts about watermelons that we have put together […]

Brown Spots on Your Turf? This Could Be the Answer You Need

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During this time of year, sod webworm damage becomes the most prevalent in turfs and lawns in Massachusetts. Sod webworms can be a significant Massachusetts lawn care issue. Learn how to tell if you have an infestation, and what to do about it. How Do You Know If You Have Sod Webworms? If you have […]

Mosquito News You Won’t Believe

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Mosquitoes suck, literally. If you have found the need to look into mosquito control in Massachusetts, or anywhere else, you have probably asked yourself the following: Can We Live Without Mosquitoes? Are they useful for anything? We have learned more and more about how different species rely on other species for survival, so maybe they […]