It seems like everyday we’re getting calls about mice; it’s that season after all! Here are a few facts you may not know about mice. Each winter, mice and other rodents invade an estimated 21 millions homes in the United States. In most cases, mice enter our homes between October and February, looking for food, water and shelter from the cold. Speaking of food, mice eat between 15 and 20 times a day. Despite their small bodies, they pack a big appetite! They usually prefer to build their homes near a food source for easy access to snacking! Because mice love READ MORE »
War Against Bedbugs
This is an interesting article on New York Times that was brought to our attention. Could a deworming pill hold the key to killing bedbugs? This doctor seems to think so!
Happy New Year!
It’s been awhile since we’ve posted here! Happy New Year to all our customers, friends, and family. 2011 was a good year for Aerex, but we’re of course looking for 2012 to be an even better year. We hope it’s a great year for all of you as well! If you’ve used our outdoor services in the past, you should have received a prepay mailer to take advantage of discount prices before the warm weather arrives. We’ve been seeing pretty good results with those being sent back; thank you! You have until March 15th, 2012 to send those in. If READ MORE »
Carpenter Ant Nest
We learned today that even pest control companies have pests! Steve was busy at the office today. First he killed 10 paper wasp nests that formed in the railing of our back deck, and next was onto carpenter ant nest extermination. Check out the video of the process, it’s a little hard to see, but watch closely. Thousands of ants came pouring out. Good job, Steve! Carpenter Ant nest
Road Clean Up
Aerex Pest Control has been proudly taking part in the “Adopt a Highway” program for the past 15 years. Aerex “adopted” the section of Old McHenry road between Darlington Dr and Route 22 in Hawthorn Woods, IL. Several times a year a crew cleans up the side of the road to keep it looking great! We want to give a big thanks to the volunteers from Steven High School for cleaning up the road this past weekend. These volunteers were working to collect money for the American Cancer Association. What a good deed! Thanks again to those volunteers for not READ MORE »