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What You Need to Know About Ticks in Arkansas

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Memorial Day weekend is only a few days away, and soon summer will be in full swing. For many Arkansans, this means days spent out on our state’s beautiful lakes, nights spent grilling out with friends … and the worry of finding a tick crawling – or worse, latched – on their skin after a day outdoors. While you can typically remove the tick and get past the situation relatively unscathed, ticks can pose a very real threat to their human and animal hosts – namely in the form of Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever for people and Heartworm for pets.

At Command Pest Control, we believe education is the beginning of Arkansans making the best tick control decisions for themselves and their families. Read on to learn more about ticks and how to deal with them should you have an encounter with one of our parasitic neighbors.
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The Hidden Home Cost That Might Blindside You

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One of the most daunting aspects of purchasing a home is the chance of hidden costs. While it helps to have a little cushion in your budget to take on any surprise repairs, there are a few possible expenses you should definitely know about before buying a home, because they could be potential deal breakers in your decision to go through with the purchase.
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Arkansas Pet-Friendly Pest Control

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May is National Pet Month, and at Command Pest Control, we’re lucky to have met many of our customer’s animals while performing our treatments and services. Each time we enter a home, we want it to be a positive experience for both humans and furry members of the family. While our treatments are completely safe for your animals – in fact, they make your pets healthier by keeping disease-ridden pests out of your home – there are certain practices that make our services go smoother.
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Top 3 Reasons to Have Your Arkansas Yard Treated for Mosquitoes

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You’re outside, enjoying nice summer night, when all of the sudden, it starts: wispy mosquitoes begin to congregate around you and your group, pestering each person with their bites until everyone retreats indoors.

Unfortunately, many otherwise beautiful summer nights play out this way for Arkansans across the state. The worst part is many Arkansans have written off their mosquito problems as hopeless, after having been let down by citronella candles and other at-home methods. We at Command Pest Control are excited to tell you that you do have another option – get your home treated for mosquitos. A quick mosquito treatment will reap benefits you’ll enjoy all summer, and we’ve listed a few of them below.
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