Mulholland Pest’s Blog

Eliminating Fleas from your Home

Surprised you have fleas? Any pet can get fleas. This can happen not only when you bring your pet outside, but when it is exposed to other animals. This can happen at the kennel, doggie day care, or even at the groomers. While fleas are a common problem in households with dogs, it is possible

6 Mosquito repellents that don’t work

Think twice before picking up these products Mosquitoes can quickly ruin any summer evening. These tiny menaces can start biting within minutes of leaving your house. For years, the only option was mosquito repellent sprays containing DEET. But covering your skin in a sticky chemical spray doesn't sound appealing either. As a result, companies have

Five ways you are attracting pests to your home

Don’t invite pests into your home A big part of maintaining a pest-free home is not encouraging an infestation in the first place. But simple things we do every day can make our homes more attractive to pests. By avoiding these pitfalls, you can help maintain a safer home for you and your family. Feeding

Why You Shouldn’t DIY Pest Control

While you might be tempted to try to save a few dollars by treating your pest problem yourself, DIY pest solutions aren’t always a good idea. Learn more about why doing your own pest control isn’t always a good plan. Effective Pest Control Requires expertise Pest control experts spend years learning their trade. This experience

Carpenter Ant Prevention

Preventing Carpenter Ants: Northeast Ohio’s most Destructive Pest Carpenter Ants are one of Northeast Ohio’s most destructive pests. These small creatures are responsible for millions of dollars in damage every year, but with a few simple precautions, your house doesn’t have to be part of that statistic. Identifying Carpenter Ants In Ohio, the black carpenter

Don’t Bring Bed Bugs Home from Vacation

With travel this summer limited to domestic locations, you may think you don’t need to worry about bed bugs. But bed bugs are no longer an international problem. Right here in the US, bed bugs can be found in all fifty states and the primary place people pick up infestations is from hotels and motels.

Tick Prevention Tips

Summer is back and that means so are the ticks. Fortunately, these little biting menaces don't have to ruin your outdoor fun. A few simple precautions can help keep you and your family safe all summer long. Ticks in North East Ohio There are four types of ticks in North East Ohio. These are the

Predicting Mosquito Populations

Bad year for Mosquitos? Seems like every year around the beginning of summer someone will say, “I heard this is going to be a bad year for mosquitos.” But how does anyone actually know? And is there anything that can be done to prevent it? Is Predicting Mosquito Populations Possible? Despite what the Farmer’s Almanac