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Preventing Termites in NYC

Preventing Termites in NYC 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Every year, termites cause billions of dollars of damage to properties around the country. Almost no home is safe, and those with property in NYC are at as much risk as anywhere. When these pests invade, they eat whatever wood they can find in your home, including the structure, flooring, furniture – even a piano. They’ll also eat books, papers, and other products containing cellulose. Getting rid of termites and repairing the damage can both…

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How the Termites of New York Compare

How the Termites of New York Compare 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Pest control changes based on location. It’s why there is no such thing as a one size fits all approach to pest control on Staten Island. The pests we have here differ from those of, say, Albany, which differ from other areas of the country – sometimes by a considerable amount. Termites are a great example of this. There’s no denying that Staten Island has a problem with pests. We have house centipedes, rats, mosquitoes,…

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Termites in Staten Island: What Are the Risks?

Termites in Staten Island: What Are the Risks? 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

“When most people think of flipping a house, they picture us buying some home that was trashed by previous owners or tenants,” said Dan, a California based home investor with Homestead Group. “But the truth is that termite damage can do more to a home than any bad tenant could, causing the home to be basically unsellable without massive upgrades.” Staten Island is home to a lot of pests. From House Centipedes to ants to…

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Mice: A Not So Friendly Pest

Mice: A Not So Friendly Pest 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

As a child, if you were the reading type, you probably got the image of mice as friendly little animals. Some of the greatest characters in children’s literature are mice, from Mrs. Frisby, to Miss Bianca, or even Ralph and his motorcycle. In movies, Fievel is a historic figure and Mickey Mouse is one of the most iconic symbols of American childhood. However, in real life, mice do not save children, or learn to read,…

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Ants: An Unwelcome Party Crasher

Ants: An Unwelcome Party Crasher 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

A sure sign that summer is coming is the increased appearance of ants. Maybe you see them out on the sidewalk, or possibly in your garden, maybe a couple out on the porch, these are all fine. But the ones that get into the house, those can cause real damage. Ants, one or two is no trouble but they never come as just singles. They are all members of colonies, if you see one, it…

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Staten Island Pest Control

Staten Island Pest Control 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Having a pest problem is a challenging experience. You have worked hard for your home or business and you want it to succeed. You have kept everything clean and well maintained but bugs or rodents still invade. You are frustrated and you don’t know if there is anything else you can do. That means it is time to call the experts. In Staten Island, Fillmore Termite & Pest Control is the leading pest management company.…

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3 Benefits of Working with a Local Staten Island Pest Control Company

3 Benefits of Working with a Local Staten Island Pest Control Company 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Fillmore Termite & Pest Control has years of experience providing quality, affordable pest control and extermination services across Staten Island. We believe that local companies are always better than national companies, because we believe that it takes a local company to understand the needs, prices, and relationships that are grown through working locally. When you work with a pest control company in Staten Island, you’re working with a company that believes in: Helping Its Community…

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3 Quick Tips for Better Pest Control in Staten Island

3 Quick Tips for Better Pest Control in Staten Island 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Staten Island can be a rough place for pests. Mosquitos alone cause so much of a problem that they have to wipe the city with chemicals once a year, and other pests – like house centipedes and bed bugs – are quickly becoming nightmares for residents of the borough. That means that you need to be careful. If you want to rid your home of pests this year, consider these Staten Island pest control tips:…

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5 Bed Bug Prevention Tips

5 Bed Bug Prevention Tips 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Bed bugs, tiny blood-sucking bugs that are very common in the northeast United States, infest increasing numbers of homes every year. Once an infestation begins, it is difficult to remove the pests without professional help. This is why preventative efforts are so important, and why everyone should learn how to keep them away. Learn to Spot Bed Bugs To avoid an infestation of bed bugs, you need to know what they look like. A bed…

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DIY Bed Bug Removal

DIY Bed Bug Removal 150 150 Fillmore Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Bed bugs are becoming much more common in the New York City area than they used to be. Since bed bugs were largely eradicated for decades, many people are not prepared to combat them, so they have no idea what to do when confronted with an outbreak in their Staten Island, NY house. These simple techniques will slowly remove the bug infestation from your home. Vacuum Regularly The only way to eradicate bed bugs from…

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