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Preventing Common Spring Pests in Oklahoma

For most people in Oklahoma, spring is seen as a welcomed reprieve from colder temperatures and an opportunity to prepare their home for the warm summer season that is coming up. However, pest control professionals know that this will generally...

Spring Fleas and Ticks Ready to Return in Oklahoma

Although the weather is still fluctuating from tolerable to bitterly cold, spring is just around the corner for Oklahoma. In no time, we will be able to step back out into nature with our pets and enjoy the warmth that...

Does Cold Weather Kill Bugs?

With the recent snow Oklahoma has been seeing lately, there's a good chance that many homeowners and business owners are wondering if that means that their pest problems are over for the season. While this has become a commonly held...

Is DIY Mice Control Effective?

While you may have endless access to YouTube videos or several other cheap products from your local hardware shop available to choose from, DIY mice control is rarely an effective endeavor. Even worse, buying the most advanced and effective mouse...

Do Insects Feel Pain? The Confusing Answer.

If you are like most people, the first thing you want to do is smash a pest when you find them inside of your home or find a cup to trap it and release it outside. While these are two...

Termites Are Still Busy

As the temperature continues to drop, termites are still busy finding wood sources and potentially making their way into your home. While the common misconception is that termites will go dormant in the winter, they will actually continue to work...

Are You Ready for Winter Pests?

While it may not consistently feel like winter outside in Oklahoma, we are nearing the colder months and the temperature can drop rapidly. Unfortunately, the colder days that we have already been experiencing may be leading pests to search for...

Have a Pest-Free New Year with Emtec Pest Control!

With the new year in full swing, you are likely ready to start pursuing your resolution and make 2020 the year of positive change. However, if you are dealing with a pest problem in your home, there's a good chance...

Christmas Pest Tips to Protect Your Home This Holiday

Whether it's the food or the gifts or just being close to family, everyone has something that they love about the holidays. Unfortunately, the arrival of pests can quickly put a damper on your holiday spirit and become the only...