Chicago Pest Control Blog

Rodent Control and Awareness

Posted by Ben Dahl on Mon, Nov 21, 2016 @ 11:49 PM

As the seasons change and the cooler weather begins to set in around the Midwest, homeowners need to start thinking about rodents as opposed to flying insects. Like the rest of us, rodents are looking for somewhere warm and comforting to spend the winter, but that doesn't mean you need to share your home with them during the colder seasons with our rodent control services.
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Topics: rodents

Commercial Bed Bug Education

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Nov 11, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Whether you're a property manager, landlord, board member, or part of an HOA, Co-Op or the hospitality industry, you've probably thought about commercial bed bug control. Along with the obvious health and safety concerns, bed bugs can also bring increased liability and cost. Education is the first line of defense when it comes to bed bugs, and there are two great events coming up where you can learn all about the commercial aspects of bed bug control.

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Topics: commercial pest control, bed bugs

Rose Pest Solutions Summer Wrap Up

Posted by Ben Dahl on Wed, Sep 07, 2016 @ 07:00 PM

Summer is drawing to a close, but there's still time for a few more hurrahs before it's officially time to take the winter clothes out of storage. Whether you're camping, preparing to send the kids back to school, or just dealing with pests around the house, we wanted to give you a quick wrap up that touches on everything you could be dealing with at the end of summer.  

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Topics: ant info & tips, bed bugs, mosquitoes, back to school, camping

Honey Bees: Our Favorite Pollinators

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Aug 19, 2016 @ 05:18 PM

Rose Pest Solutions might be America's oldest pest solutions company, but we're also extremely conscious of the environmental sensitivity surrounding pest pressures--particularly when it comes to pollinators. All pollinators play an essential role in the nation's food supply chain, but we're going to focus on bees for now.
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Posted by Ben Dahl on Mon, Aug 15, 2016 @ 07:30 PM

Believe it or not, the most deadly animals on the planet also happen to be the ones that are the most annoying: Mosquitoes. (Learn more in the Rose Pest Solutions Pest Library!) Home mosquito control is about more than just citronella candles, cans of repellent and wearables though because killing mosquitoes only solves part of the very serious problem.

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Topics: mosquitoes

Catch Rose Pest Solutions at the Made in Chicago Market

Posted by Ben Dahl on Fri, Aug 05, 2016 @ 04:00 PM

Are you a fan of local businesses, handmade goods or DIY in general? Come shop local, support your neighborhood artists and say hello to Rose Pest Solutions at the Chicago Reader's Made In Chicago Market this Sunday, August 7, 2016 from 11am-5pm at Chicago Plumbers Hall (1340 West Washington). 

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Topics: events

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.

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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.

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Topics: pest prevention, weather and pests

Can bugs cause allergies?

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


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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.

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Topics: mosquitoes