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Why Pest Identification is Important

When you first see a pest crawling around, is your first instinct to smash it with a newspaper? Or step on it with your shoe? Why not try to contain it with a glass or a coffee cup? If you place the insect in a Ziploc bag or sealed container,  Suburban Exterminating can properly identify the pest when they arrive at your facility or home. Proper identification is the key to getting rid of many infestations!

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Suburban Exterminating Partners with EPA on Responsible Pest Management

Smithtown, Long Island, NY • May 8, 2014—Suburban Exterminating has joined the U.S. EPA’s Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Program (PESP).  The voluntary program is a partnership with pesticide users to reduce the potential health and environmental risks associated with pesticide use.


Some Bugs Like Cockroaches Just Have the “Ick” Factor

Scientists estimate that roaches have inhabited the earth for over 300 million years.  While humans may believe that it is our planet, it is clearly the cockroach’s.  But there are ways to avoid roaches in our homes and businesses and stop the spread of disease and bacteria.