I'm trying to find information on pesticide safety for a customer. I was out to do a bed bug treatment and one elderly resident showed high concerns that if I found active bed bugs that the products we used could seriously harm her. I tried to explain how and where we use applications for the bed bug issue using crack and crevice treatments. Any info that i can print out for them will be very h...
Submitted by Thomas, GA
What is the largest species of termite?
Submitted by Thomas, NJ
What is the best way of treating big headed ants and white footed ants?
Submitted by Randall, FL
I have a customer who gets about 2-3 dozen spiders (small about 3/8 inch, black) in his in-ground pool each morning, which then just disappear in the late morning. They do not seem to die and drown. They are all alive and look like they are going for a daily swim. They are never found by the rocks and pavement around the pool and they never see any throughout the yard. What kind would they be a...
Submitted by Frank, NV
Where can I find a commercial inspection report for a church? thanks.
Submitted by Gary, OK
Can you explain the different Tier levels on pesticide products, such as Tier 1, Tier 2, etc. Thanks.
Submitted by Jerry, FL
Where can a person find a good IPM program, such as for schools?
Submitted by Gerald, CA
This particular issue has me scratching my head literally. Customer complains she and her family are getting bitten by "fleas". I have inspected the home for numerous biting insects - fleas, bedbugs, mosquitoes - they have never seen the culprits nor have I. The family complains it's worse after a bath. I have thought of mites and suggested having a doctor look at the affected areas. Any ideas?...
Submitted by chad, LA
Many people of average to above average intelligence think they can do their own pest control. What are some of the factors that may make this dangerous?
Submitted by Mary, MO
After positive visual i.d. of bed bug, have started with bed bug regimen, to include mattress and box spring covers, various sprays and dust, where appropriate...positive results after two trips...but now customer bitten by "something" and of course they swear it's a bed bug but we do not have visual i.d. of bed bugs or their "sign".
Is there a way to positively i.d. the insect bite that mi...
Submitted by Richard, TX
My question is about Bifen L/P. Can your target pest be ants, spiders ,crickets, millipedes, and scorpions using this product? Also, am I correct in using .2 lbs. of
product for a perimeter treatment of a 5 to 10 ft. band around my customers' homes?
Submitted by Jeremy, GA
What is the easy way to control bed bugs?
Submitted by Ruben, FL
Do heat treatments out perform conventional spray treatments?
Submitted by Dale, OH
Do you have to have the M.S.D.S. on the service vehicle or the Label or both?
Submitted by Alan, AZ
What pest control residual would be a safe alternative to pyrethrins to use in my every day commercial accounts? Would Alpine be a good choice? I have been using traps and baits, but I would like to be able to use a safe residual as well, especially where people are present. I understand about the food handling aspect of Alpine, so it also is
restrictive in some regard as well.
Submitted by george, PA
I need a product for controlling spiders on and around marine docks. What products are available for use around lakes?
Submitted by Ray, MI
Customers are finding some round Brown objects in flower beds, that when stepped on release brown powder? Can't remember what it is or where it comes from. Thanks for your help.
Submitted by robert, FL
What is the best way to get rid of Book Lice. They
are all over, in the cabinets, walls, Equipment that
they use for radiation to patients and also all over
the floor. It looks like they brought them in some
boxes that they have on the floor.
Submitted by Carlos, FL
This question refers to Problem Animal Control (PAC) agents in Massachusetts. After dispatching nuisance wildlife after it’s been trapped, what should you do with the carcass?
Submitted by michael, MA
Does DEET repel mosquitoes or does it kill them?
Submitted by Jodi