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Christmas Decoration Tips

Three important tips provided by the NPMA (National Pest Management Association) to keep in mind when decorating this Christmas season: 1)If you are using a harvested tree be sure to shake it out prior to bringing into your home and inspect for any visible signs of...

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Rodent Awareness Week

November 16th through the 22nd is Rodent Awareness Week.   The purpose of which is to raise awareness of the importance of protecting your homes and business from mice and rat pressure.  In our accounts in the greater Springfield and Cape Girardeau...

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Mouse Protection 2014

As the weather contintues to get colder throughout our service areas of Ozark, Joplin, Perryville, Sikeston and neighboring cities it will drive mice and other pests indoors looking for refuge. Bug Zero clients are protected by the exterior services we’ve...

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Fumigation Services in Springfield Missouri

How do you kill a bug that lives deep inside a piece of wood? And do it without damaging the finish on the wood? Wood-boring beetles are among the pests that feed on wood during the larval stage of their development, weakening the wood and leaving visible holes in the...

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Yard Treatments for Ticks

Tick! Tick! Tick! Why so many ticks and what can I do about it? When we in the Springfield and Cape Girardeau Missouri areas have a good crop of acorns and other nuts in the fall, rodents thrive. Since ticks feed on such hosts, the result is a hearty crop of ticks the...

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2014 Annual Shootout for Autism

Congratulations to Bug Zero Operations Manager, Michael Woodring on the 9th annual Shootout For Autism!  Michael and his wife, Heather organize this fundraising event each year, held at Ozark Shooters between Springfield and Branson. Participants completed a...

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Bug Zero Home Prevention Services

The true value in termite monitoring is that the monitors are detecting termite activity 365 days a year 24 hours a day which is critical in being able to detect termites as early as possible.  Living in Southwest and Southeast Missouri termites are a major...

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Termite Monitoring

Below is an image of termite tubing found during a termite inspection recently. This illustrates a key benefit of having a termite monitoring system setup for your home to provide early detection of activity. Our focus at Bug Zero is to catch pests as early as...

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