1. Helpful Tips To Keep Insects and Pests Out of Your Home

    Summertime is in full swing, which means that insects and other pests are even more active than any other time of the year. While pests can get into your home any time of the year, it is around this time that they will make their presence inside your home. Of course, no one wants their house to become a haven for mosquitoes, termites, and other bugs. Plus, once these insects and pests get inside, …Read More

  2. Signs You Have A Flea Infestation

    The summer is meant to be a relaxing and enjoyable time of year, but nothing can get in the way of an enjoyable summer like a pest infestation. In Wisconsin, there are plenty of unwelcomed pets that can enter your home, such as rodents, wasps, and other insects. However, one pest to be on the lookout for this summer are fleas. Every year, fleas cause itchiness and other discomforts for numerous pe…Read More

  3. Signs That You May Need Rodent Control Services

    Some of the most unwelcome guests in residential and commercial properties alike are rodents. A rodent infestation can be absolutely horrendous, both in the germs and diseases that they spread as well as the cost of repairs. While rodents typically invade properties during the winter, they still may be trying to get in your home as the temperatures rise, and it can be easy for both home and busine…Read More

  4. How To Protect Your Business From Pests

    Owning a business is not for the faint of heart. It requires a lot of time, commitment, and hard work. There are a lot of factors that make up a successful business, such as outstanding service from staff members, maintaining competitive pricing, exceptional advertising, and a good reputation. When it comes to a good business reputation, the cleanliness of an establishment plays an important role.…Read More

  5. The Fabled Intelligence of Rats (And How To Outsmart Them)

    There’s a reason why researchers use rats in labs to navigate mazes and perform cognitive tests. They’re really smart. In fact, they can be smarter than people, according to the Harvard Business Review. And while that’s awesome for the researchers or for owners of pet rats who are teaching them tricks, it can be quite a nuisance if rats become a rodent control problem in your home or place o…Read More

  6. When Should You Hire A Commercial Pest Control Expert?

    Hiring a commercial pest control company is a great way to get rid of any pesky critters that may have entered your establishment, from termites to rats to cockroaches. It’s not rocket science to realize that pests in your place of business can literally eat into your profits. Here are just some of the ways that could happen. Damaging your inventory (e.g. rodents eating holes in the packaging fo…Read More

  7. Common Pests We See In Wisconsin Homes and Businesses

    The outdoor world around us is full of wildlife of all kinds, and it’s mostly delightful. Take a moment to imagine how barren and bleak the world would be if it were not for the variety of plants, animals, colors, and textures that we find all around us. Not a pretty picture. However, there are times when that wildlife is NOT so delightful, and for all the times when you’re asking Google for …Read More

  8. 4 Hiding Places To Look For Signs Of Bed Bugs

    Bed bugs are not friendly. (Or is it that they’re too friendly?) If you suspect that you may have a bed bug infestation, your first step is probably to freak out. We don’t blame you. Your second step is to call an exterminator. And your third step is to look for signs of bed bugs in all the likely places that they might be hiding. If you think that bed bugs only hide in beds, you would be mist…Read More

  9. Don’t Waste Your Time With The Following Pest Control Methods

    Pest control is tricky business, with humans trying to outsmart the pests that would like to move in to our living space. However, there are a bunch of pest control methods whose promises of success are dubious at best. As professional exterminators, we would quickly go out of business if we suggested methods to people that didn’t actually work, and we can’t waste your time using techniques th…Read More

  10. 5 Ways To Reduce Your Risk Of Attracting Rodents

    Happy New Year from 1st Choice Pest Solutions! Any pest problem is a big inconvenience and a hassle, but if you have rodents, you know that it’s a problem that you simply can’t overlook. Not only do rodents surprise you when they run past your feet, they carry disease, spread germs, and do a lot of damage to your property. If you already have a rodent problem, you’ll probably need a professi…Read More