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Why Professional Mosquito Control Is A Great Idea For Your Columbus Property

July 15, 2020

There’s no guest at a garden party that’s quite as unwelcome as a mosquito. Whether you’re trying to enjoy a picnic outside or just trying to sit and relax in a lawn chair, your experience will be ruined by mosquitoes. To prevent these pests from ruining your outdoor fun, you need professional mosquito control. Find out why this job is best left to the experts... Read More

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Who Else In Columbus Wants To Keep Ants Out This Summer?

June 15, 2020

Did you know that an ant can carry upwards of 50 times its body weight? For certain ants, that’s close to 250 mg. Now, that might not seem like a lot, but when 2,000 ants work together, they can transport over a pound of food back to their colony in one collective trip in and out of your home or business. That’s crazy! If you are tired of crazy strong ants getting into your Columbus home or business property, here are some things y... Read More

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Quick Guide to Identifying Ants in Columbus

May 14, 2020

Ants can cause problems that range from annoying right up to destructive to property and harmful to people. It all depends on the species of ant we’re talking about. Regardless of the kind of ant, it’s never good to have an infestation of them in your home or even in your yard. Here is a quick guide to identifying ants in Columbus that might help you determine the kind of ant problem you have and the best way to get rid of ants in ... Read More

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COVID-19 Update To Our Customers

April 8, 2020

At 1st Response, we are taking all necessary safety precautions in accordance with guidelines from the CDC, WHO, and all other federal, state, and local health officials. The health and safety of our customers, employees, and communities will always remain our top priority.... Read More

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A House Mouse Prevention Mini-Handbook For Columbus Homeowners   

March 16, 2020

It happens when you least expect it. You’re eating dinner, or watching a movie, or reading a book in bed, when suddenly you hear it. Small taps on the floorboards, tiny squeaks, and perhaps a tiny creature scurrying along the wall. There’s no doubt about it: you’ve got a mouse infestation.... Read More

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