Chicago Pest Control Blog

Prevent bed bugs from coming home with you this season!

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Sun, Jun 05, 2016 @ 09:00 PM

Now's the time for kids to come back home from college with their entire dorm room's contents. It's also moving season. And vacation season too. This triple whammy makes bed bug awareness, education, and prevention THAT much more important. To avoid bed bugs this season, educate yourself a bit more on what they are, what they do, what to look for, and what you can do to prevent an introduction or infestation of bed bugs.

Read More

Topics: bed bugs

Spring Cleaning and Pest Proofing the House Go Hand-in-Hand!

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Sun, May 15, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

While spring cleaning is a great time for homeowners to de-clutter and spruce up the home, this seasonal tradition is a doubly beneficial time to tidy up in order to prevent undesirable, springtime pests such as ants, termites, mice and fruit flies. To help the public maintain pest-free homes this spring, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) and Rose Pest Solutions Chicagoland are helping homeowners learn about pest proofing the house so they can add those steps to their spring-cleaning checklists.

Read More

Topics: pest prevention, weather and pests

Can bugs cause allergies?

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Thu, May 12, 2016 @ 08:30 PM

COCKROACHES LINKED TO INCREASED ASTHMA AND ALLERGY ATTACKS

Read More

Topics: allergies, cockroach control

What is the best way to control mosquitoes?

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Fri, May 06, 2016 @ 02:53 PM

Mosquito Season is Here – Public Urged to Take Precautions

Warmer weather is finally here and everyone no doubt is spending more time outdoors. However, with increased outdoor activity, the public is at risk of becoming a meal for summer’s most dangerous and pesky pest – the mosquito.

Read More

Topics: mosquitoes

Burr partners up with Rockford Park District for a fun summer!

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Wed, May 04, 2016 @ 08:34 PM

We couldn't be more excited for all the fun activities we have in store this year as official sponsors of  the Rockford Park District! We've been friends for years, even keep them protected from critters at their municipal buildings and keep the parks free and clear of dangerous pest threats. It was time to take Burr's relationship with RPD to the next level!

Read More

Topics: events

Join Us on Mother's Day for the Plants for Pollinators Garden Sale!

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Tue, Apr 12, 2016 @ 12:17 AM

Mother's Day and flowers go hand-in-hand in jump-starting the Spring season. On May 8th, come join Rose and "Zippy" the Honeybee between 10am and 2pm and celebrate Mom, Spring, and Pollinator Health! So many beautiful things! <3

Read More

Topics: stinging insects

Are bugs worse this year because of the weather and climate changes?

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Fri, Apr 08, 2016 @ 01:05 AM

We had such a mild winter. And lately, I don't know about you guys, but it's been impossible to dress myself properly for the manic mood swings Mother Nature's taking from one hour to the next. From cold swampy sleet to sunny skies in a matter of hours, it's pretty crazy. What does it mean? How is it affecting the earth, humans, animals and even pests?

Read More

Topics: weather and pests, events

Chicago Flower and Garden Show Photos 2016

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Thu, Apr 07, 2016 @ 11:58 PM

Special thanks to Kohl Children's Museum for displaying Rose Pest Solution's Pollinator Tree in their exhibit area at the 2016 Chicago Flower and Garden Show. Kohl is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a travelling exhibit called Parade of Trees. I had the honor of being the artist for Rose's tree in the project. SinceI had an absolutely fabulous time walking through the show, I wanted to share my pictures with you! Check it out!

Read More

Topics: events

Ask us about pest control Chicagoland @ the Cooperator Expo May 18th!

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Thu, Mar 31, 2016 @ 07:30 PM

Do you own rental property and want to prevent bed bug outbreaks? Are you part of a management team for multi-housing properties and need a reputable company to help maintain and prevent pest problems? Are you on the board at your condo association and want to know the best, cost-effective options for maintaining a pest-free environment?

Read More

Topics: commercial pest control

5 tips to prevent an ant infestation this Spring

Posted by Janelle Iaccino on Wed, Mar 30, 2016 @ 10:50 PM

They're already out and marching. As the weather gets warmer and rain begins to fall, ants, the most common household pest in the midwest, will soon begin to invade homes.

Read More

Topics: ant info & tips, weather and pests

Want some helpful tips this season?
Get the Rose Winter 2017 Pest Gazette!

New Call-to-action

Tired of yearly rodent problems?

Free rodent control quote

Protect yourself from bed bugs! 

Free quote for bed bug treatment

 

Subscribe to Email Updates