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August 4, 2020
Eliminating Cockroaches

Positive Pest Control services homes and businesses on a daily basis for the removal and prevention of cockroach infestations. No matter how beautiful and pest safe you think your city or home is, proper pest control when it comes to cockroaches, must be utilized and maintained to prevent an infestation. Cockroaches are one of the […]

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August 4, 2020
Cockroach FAQ for NYC Residents

Despite the recent bedbug epidemic, cockroaches are still one of the most common pests rapidly infesting NYC homes. When roaches start popping up around your home or the home of someone you love, it is likely that you will have many questions. In this article, I will answer many of the common questions that may […]

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August 4, 2020
Clothes Moths in NYC: Do you have holes in your clothes?

Ever wonder why you are finding holes in your “securely” stored wardrobe? I just may have the answer you’re looking for…. Clothes moths! Clothes moths are a notorious wool-munching monster. What many people do not know is that clothes moths will eat a variety of fibers including hair, felt, and fur. Watch your leather and […]

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August 4, 2020
Can you depend on man’s best friend?

Man’s best friend has proven to be efficient and useful for helping detect a wide range of things such as drugs, bombs, fugitives, mold, and termites. Many scent detection companies  are referring to a dog’s help to detect bed bugs. However, many find man’s best friend unreliable and limited in the detection of bed bugs. […]

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August 4, 2020
Bird Mites Infesting NYC Pigeons

Smaller than bed bugs? Unfortunately, this is VERY possible…. As many of you know, New York City has become the home to an astronomical number of Pigeons. Yes, I am talking about the pigeons that rest and nest on your windowsills, balconies, fire escapes, and park benches everyday! Have you ever taken a step back […]

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August 4, 2020
Be Weary of Rat Infestations

Rats are some of the most damage causing rodents in the United States.  They consume contaminate food, damage property and transmit parasites and diseases to humans and other animals. Rats can survive in various climates and conditions. They are often found close to human habits where they can find food such as around homes, buildings, […]

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August 4, 2020
Are Bird Mites Nesting On Your Window Sills?

Birds, cute and lively vertebrates could be leaving you a nasty present. Birds can carry various parasites. While these parasites can come in all shapes and sizes, they are opportunistic survivalists. That means they will be looking for a new host if the bird dies or moves on from the nest. One parasite that is […]

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August 3, 2020
When The Bees Sting

A bee’s sting holds on and attaches itself to the affected area. When a bee tries to pull away from the person it stings it dies as a result to its abdomen tearing from the rest of its body. The bee’s venom sac slowly releases venom into the wound; forcing the human body to react […]

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August 3, 2020
NYC Bedbug Epidemic? Learn the facts.

As many of you know bedbugs are infesting homes nationwide. Well, if you didn’t know, here’s your warning. Bedbugs are a nearly microscopic nocturnal pest that will easily go undetected if you are not allergic to their bites. Prior to discussing prevention and elimination techniques, I’m going to give you a quick tidbit of background […]

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August 3, 2020
Indian Meal Moth

The Indian meal moth is considered a good looking moth that has a long wing expansion of about 5/8 inches. The wings are usually grey, with the rear half of the wing a reddish brown, a rusty grey, bronze with a cooper luster. This wing pattern distinguishes the Indian meal moths from other household moths. […]

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August 3, 2020
Identifying the Palmetto Bug aka(Water Bug) in Your Home

The Palmetto Bug is a commonly used nickname for the American cockroach. Many refer to the Palmetto bug as water bug, flying water bug and the Bombay canary. The palmetto bug earned its nickname because it likes to hide under the safe and shaded leaves of palm trees. These pests were accidentally introduced to the […]

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August 3, 2020
Fleas in NYC: FAQs, Extermination, Prevention and Treatment

An informative list of Flea Extermination FAQs 1)- Is there more than one type of flea? Yes! In fact, there are thousands of species of fleas thriving in homes and fur coats worldwide. The two most common types of fleas that affect the human species are the cat flea and dog flea. The dog flea, […]

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August 3, 2020
Fighting the NYC Rodent Invasion

Now is the Best Time to Fight A Rodent Invasion! The Rodent problem in New York City is undeniable.  To make matters worse, New York City rats are busier during the winter than at any other time of the year. Rats are looking to get out of the cold while scavenging for food.  If they […]

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August 3, 2020
Eradicating Fleas from Your Home

Active flea season depends on where you live; some places have to contend with them year round while others get to take a break during the cold winter months. Fleas can survive in a dormant state under the right conditions, such as in cold weather. Just because fleas aren’t actively bothering you or your dog during […]

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