December 2015

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Favorite Pest News of 2015


2015 was a very popular pest year and, while we look forward to a pest-free 2016, the last couple days of the year is the perfect time to reminisce on the fun that was had by all – human and creature alike! So we’ve wrapped up our favorite news stories featuring our greatest nemeses – pests!
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A Merry Command Christmas


Sending all Command friends and family warm wishes for the holidays! Thank you for your support of what we love to do – keeping your homes safe from pesky pest invaders. We know you have many choices but we think choosing a local company with a passion for customer service and the safety of your family is the right choice! Thank you for a wonderful year and we look forward to many more to come!
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Pests and Asthma: The Good, The Bad, The Bugly


The Bad:  There are an estimated 26 million people in the US suffering from asthma, a condition in which a person’s airways are inflamed causing them to narrow and swell, making it very difficult to breathe. More and more children are born with this chronic condition and are forced to deal with it using inhalers, steroid shots, inhibitors, medication, and breathing stabilizers. As a victim of asthma, you know an attack can come at any time and it’s very difficult to find the trigger if you haven’t been tested for allergens. 60% of asthma attacks are triggered by allergens inside and close to the home. So research was done to see what could be done. Below is what was found.
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Home for the Holidays: Wild Animal Edition


As kids get released from school for the holidays, you may think your home has become a natural habitat for wild animals, but if raccoons, squirrels and opossums enter your house, wild takes on a whole new meaning. Unfortunately, the same warm, cozy shelter that you enjoy is also a temptation for our furrier, less friendly Central Arkansas pests. So, we have provided some helpful tips on how to proof your property before the cold drives them to become bed buddies with you and your family.
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Decorating Without Pest Interference


Tis the season for hot spiced drinks, frantic last minute shopping, looping Christmas music in the stores, bundling in scarfs and layers, and throwing holiday parties for friends and family. And unless you consider spiders, ticks, ants, mice, and roaches part of the holiday fun, tis the season to permanently mark them off the checklist. With food to prepare, rooms to clean, presents to buy, and decorations to put up, worrying about pests is the last thing you have time for. While you’re putting the icing on the Santa cookies, they are waiting for the time you unwrap your lights and bring in the tree so they can roam free, so as you deck the halls, consider these pest-free decorating tips.
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