Fall Pest Prevention for 2020

Fall Pest Prevention is tough ifor the house in the woods

Fall Pest Prevention time has arrived. This spring one of our techs was asked by a frustrated homeowner to get rid of a mouse nest in her grill.  Most of us have a pest that we hate and for this homeowner, it seemed to be mice. She shared that she had been sick recently and…

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Opening your business after COVID

COVID cleaning

COVID is still around but summer is over and in some cases here in Western Pennsylvania, the kids are back in school. In the north hills of Pittsburgh and southern Butler County many office spaces are now reopening.  We are social beings and we need to be around one another more then we might have…

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Food Service pest control

Food Service

Food Service in 2020 is a whole new world.  COVID and the restrictions for bars, restaurants, and fast food businesses in Pittsburgh and the surrounding counties of Beaver, Butler and Lawrence Counties has never been like this.  This is not the time for your place of business to have a pest problem.  Customers are hyper-sensitive…

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Hospitality Pest Control

hospitality pest control

Hospitality pest control is tough even in the best of times.  Throw COVID-19 into the mix and now you have even more reason to look carefully about how you treat your facility.  This is true for bed and breakfasts, Air BnB, hotels, motels, and any other facility that rents sleeping accommodations to the public. Being…

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Mosquitoes and how to prevent them


Mosquitoes have not been as much of a problem this summer because of the weather, but things can still change. And this summer when our outdoor spaces are so very important, you do not want a mosquito problem.  So far, it has been dry this summer in most of our area, it is likely that…

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Getting ready for fall – rodent protection

rodent control

The time to plan for rodent protection is fast approaching. Yes, we know it is still summertime, but it will not be long before the temperatures drop and rodents in your yard are trying to find a warm home for the winter. Why care about Rodent Protection? Rodents carry disease. These diseases can be transmitted…

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Wasps, Hornets and Yellow Jackets

Wasps, Hornets and Yellow Jackets

How do you eliminate wasps, hornets, yellow jackets? In researching this blog we found some interesting folk remedies. As pest control professionals in the area northwest of Pittsburgh, we hope you choose us to eliminate these wasps, hornets, yellow jackets from your home or business. If you do remove them yourself – please don’t dose them…

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Ants in your pants, or on your plate?


Got Ants? Here in western Pennsylvania, we encounter two types of ants most of the time. We generally find carpenter ants and pavement ants. Pavement ants are commonly called sugar ants. Both types are black in color. Carpenter ants are 1/4-5/8 inch. Pavement ants are small 1/16-1/8 inch.  Ants are a social creature that lives in colonies and treatment…

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Healthcare Pest Control

healthcare pest control

For healthcare pest control at Boo’s Bug Stoppers, we provide an integrated pest management approach tailored to your specific needs. Pest control companies have been responsible for treating Flu, MRSA, bacteria, and virus outbreaks in schools, hospitals, and businesses.  At Boo’s we treat nursing homes as part of our regular pest control and disinfecting services. Health…

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Sanitize and Disinfect for COVID-19

sanitize and disinfect

Who should sanitize and disinfect? All homeowners, business owners, and community facility managers should be aware of the need for the best practices for sanitizing and disinfecting the properties under their control. The expert’s recommendations on how to help stop the spread of COVID-19 are still evolving. We recommend that you keep abreast of the…

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