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5 Places Opossums Nest In and Around Homes
5 Places Opossums Nest In and Around Homes
  • Effects and Impact
June 12, 2024
John Sims

5 Places Opossums Nest In and Around Homes

Opossums are scavenging pests. While they naturally live in wooded areas, they can also take...
4 Issues Snakes in the Home Can Cause
4 Issues Snakes in the Home Can Cause
  • Effects and Impact
May 22, 2024
John Sims

4 Issues Snakes in the Home Can Cause

Occasionally, snakes will find their way inside houses. In many cases, the snake is looking...
5 Common Places Squirrels Nest In and Around Homes
5 Common Places Squirrels Nest In and Around Homes
  • Effects and Impact
May 15, 2024
John Sims

5 Common Places Squirrels Nest In and Around Homes

As tree-climbing rodents, squirrels have easy access to some of your home's most vulnerable features....
Raccoon Invasion: Don't Let These Crafty Critters Sneak Into Your Home
Raccoon Invasion: Don't Let These Crafty Critters Sneak Into Your Home
  • Effects and Impact
May 8, 2024
John Sims

Raccoon Invasion: Don't Let These Crafty Critters Sneak Into Your Home

Raccoons are clever and persistent animals. They might look cute with their little bandit masks,...
4 Common Places Birds Will Nest In or On Your House
4 Common Places Birds Will Nest In or On Your House
  • Effects and Impact
May 1, 2024
John Sims

4 Common Places Birds Will Nest In or On Your House

Birds frequently nest in and around homes. Once they find the right nesting site around...
4 Critters That Caused Power Outages in 2023
4 Critters That Caused Power Outages in 2023
  • Effects and Impact
April 24, 2024
John Sims

4 Critters That Caused Power Outages in 2023

When severe thunderstorms or other inclement weather conditions strike, most people expect - and even...
4 Common Types of Mice You Might See Around Your Property
4 Common Types of Mice You Might See Around Your Property
  • Effects and Impact
April 10, 2024
John Sims

4 Common Types of Mice You Might See Around Your Property

As a property owner, you're likely to see mice roaming the area at some point,...
The Impact of Power Outages on Transportation and Traffic Management
The Impact of Power Outages on Transportation and Traffic Management
  • Effects and Impact
March 20, 2024
John Sims

The Impact of Power Outages on Transportation and Traffic Management

Electricity can impact everyone's ability to get around safely and on time in several ways,...
The Impact of Power Outages on Educational and Public Institutions
The Impact of Power Outages on Educational and Public Institutions
  • Effects and Impact
March 13, 2024
John Sims

The Impact of Power Outages on Educational and Public Institutions

A power outage can be quite the inconvenience. However, a power outage can cause more...
The Impact of Power Outages on Hospitals and Healthcare
The Impact of Power Outages on Hospitals and Healthcare
  • Effects and Impact
March 6, 2024
John Sims

The Impact of Power Outages on Hospitals and Healthcare

When a hospital undergoes a power outage, the impacts can range from minor to fatal,...
5 Common Problems Power Outages Can Cause at Home
5 Common Problems Power Outages Can Cause at Home
  • Effects and Impact
February 28, 2024
John Sims

5 Common Problems Power Outages Can Cause at Home

Today, it’s easy to take your electricity for granted. However, when an outage occurs, you...
5 Ways Animals Threaten the Power Grid
5 Ways Animals Threaten the Power Grid
  • Effects and Impact
February 21, 2024
John Sims

5 Ways Animals Threaten the Power Grid

When you think about threats to the power grid, natural disasters, snowstorms, and other catastrophic...
7 Signs of a Raccoon Problem in Your Home
7 Signs of a Raccoon Problem in Your Home
  • Effects and Impact
February 7, 2024
John Sims

7 Signs of a Raccoon Problem in Your Home

Few things are as unsettling as hearing strange noises in your home at night. If...
6 Places Rats Hide in Your Home
6 Places Rats Hide in Your Home
  • Effects and Impact
January 24, 2024
John Sims

6 Places Rats Hide in Your Home

Rats are not only a nuisance but can also be dangerous household pests that can...
4 Ways Pests Can Damage Your Roof
4 Ways Pests Can Damage Your Roof
  • Effects and Impact
January 17, 2024
John Sims

4 Ways Pests Can Damage Your Roof

Your roof may not be something you think about being easily damaged or vulnerable to...