6 Pest Prevention Tips for your Property

As a property manager, It is never too early to be thinking about pest prevention methods. Many of these pests are not only a pain for communities, but some can even be transmitters for disease, according to the Center for Disease Control.  Rodents, bed bugs, and mosquitoes are just some of the major pests that can[]

The Bugs are Back: The Start of Stink Bug Season

The arrival of cooler fall temperatures signals the start of stink bug season, when the insects seek the warmth of apartments. Leave it to a few pests to really stink things up. The bugs, which are on the rise in the U.S., are particularly uninviting. They are an ugly, annoying, and stubborn pest. Even when crushed or[]

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How to Rodent-Proof Apartment Communities for Winter

Winter months are rodents’ most active time for entering structures in search of warmth and a good meal. And the best defense for apartment communities against rodents is winter-proofing buildings to prevent them from entering in the first place.

Mosquito Control Tips for Apartment Properties

Controlling mosquitoes on apartment properties can be as high-tech as integrating treatment with an existing irrigation system or as low-tech as manual inspections to eliminate or treat potential breeding grounds.

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The Property Management Field Guide to Cicadas

Should property management companies and apartment communities be worried about this impending cicada apocalypse and property damage? Not really. Here’s your Property Management Field Guide to everything you wanted to know about cicadas, and a few things you probably didn’t want to know.

Eight Property Management Tips for Keeping the Pests Away

Because of the mild winter that we’ve had across the nation, the stage is set for pests to come out of the woodwork earlier than normal and in greater numbers.But property owners and managers can prepare for infestations by following these recommended tips.

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