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Water That Enters Your House From Outside


Without water there would be no life on Earth. Having water on your property is considered to be a good thing. For example, some people are blessed if they live in a rural area and have a well for drinking water near their house. But on the other hand, having water under the foundation of a home, in the basement, or in the crawlspace is not good.... Read More

The Kissing Bug-What You Need To Know


It’s called The Kissing Bug, but don’t let the innocuous name fool you. It can be deadly. The Kissing Bug is an inch long and can cause a rare parasitic infection called Chagas disease.... Read More

Top 10 Spring Cleaning Tips


Spring cleaning is the perfect time to get rid of household clutter you no longer need — and to make sure your home is completely pest-proof. Bugs and rodents tend to come out of hiding when the weather starts warming up, so make sure to follow the suggestions below to keep insects, pests and rodents out of your house and prevent termite infestations.... Read More

Quick Tips For Pest Control


Are you looking for ways to keep pests away from your home or business? Read these quick tips to learn ways to prevent infestations.... Read More

Pest Resistant Insulation


Insulation can guard your home against many common pests and prevent future hidden nesting areas in your homes. Different kinds of insulation can control and repel pests such as termites, fleas, beetles, ants, cockroaches, and silverfish!... Read More

Pest Resistant Insulation Part II


Insulation that is not installed properly or doesn’t include pest-resistant properties can become contaminated with pests and small animals. Your attic, for example, can easily become a comfy nesting place for breeding rodents.... Read More

Pest And Moisture Control And Treatment Services


PESTOUT is a local, family, and veteran owned pest control company that provides prompt, personal and professional Residential and Commercial pest control and extermination services. We specialize in moisture and fungus inspections. Our pest control technicians prevent and treat infestations of bed bugs, termites, mosquitoes, cockroaches, rats, wasps, fleas, ants, mice and more. PESTOUT services the entire Hampton Roads area and north into Wil... Read More

Molds And Pest Control


The occurrence of non-wood decaying fungi in a crawl space is a good indicator of high moisture levels which could be an indication of a problematic air duct system, an unwanted water supply and/or a sanitation issue. ... Read More

Crawlspace Moisture And Evaporation


Moisture problems in crawlspaces are tightly connected to the simplest natural cycle on planet earth: the hydrologic (water) cycle. The hydrologic cycle refers to the continuous movement of water in nature. The principle is very simple and can be described in a few words like: evaporation, condensation, precipitation, infiltration, runoff and subsurface flow.... Read More

Are They Flying Ants or Flying Termites?


Both depending on the species, flying ants and flying termites can cause damage to your home, and they are both attracted to moisture. Flying Ants can bite, but they are not poisonous. Like flying termites, their main goal is to mate.... Read More

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Do I Need A Realtor Inspection When Buying A Home In Newport News?


Buying a new home is an exciting event. As you move in, you can imagine all the great memories that will fill this empty house. Often, amidst the excitement, we forget about the logistical steps necessary to make sure we're making a good investment. The house may look nice, clean, and well built, but without a realtor inspection with the help of a professional pest control company, its impossible to know for sure. ... Read More