07/25/12

Prevent Pests With These Top 5 Landscaping Tips

Prevent Pests With These Top 5 Landscaping Tips 7/25/2012 DIY pest control often involves the use of sprays, mouse traps, ant cups and other products that can be purchased at the hardware store as well as home remedies. Unfortunately, these treatments are not generally successful and only focuses on the few pests inside the home… Read more »

01/04/12

Packing Up After The Holidays

Packing Up After The Holidays 1/4/2012 With the start of the New Year many of us are quick to take down the holiday decorations so we can start the year with a clean slate. But have you considered the possible risk of a pest infestation if your decorations have not been properly packed? The last… Read more »

10/26/11

Schendel Offers Tips To Help You Prevent Cockroach Infestations

Schendel Offers Tips To Help You Prevent Cockroach Infestations 10/26/2011 In recent weeks, Schendel Pest Services has been flooded with phone calls from homeowners throughout Kansas City, Lawrence, Topeka and all across Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas regarding the nasty, little scavengers known as cockroaches. Just like many other pests that commonly invade homes, such… Read more »

07/28/11

Protect Your Pets And Home From Fleas

Protect Your Pets And Home From Fleas 7/28/2011 One of the pests we commonly encounter in the summer is fleas.  Homeowners notice the family pet scratching excessively, or the homeowner may even be experiencing flea bites themselves.  Unfortunately, once fleas have infested the home, it takes more than bathing and treating the pet to get… Read more »

07/07/11

Carpenter Ants

Carpenter Ants 7/7/2011 Ants are the number one nuisance pest in the U.S., and none are more damaging and costly than the carpenter ant.  These summer visitors are known for nesting inside homes and compromising structural stability.  They can be as destructive as termites. Carpenter ants damage wood by creating tunnels to build nests. They… Read more »