Last updated 14 hours ago
Harvey L. Massey, Chairman and CEO of Massey Services, proudly announces the purchase of BACO Exterminating Services, a pest management company headquartered in Norcross, GA.
BACO was established in 1995 and provides residential pest control, termite protection and lawn services to approximately 30,000 customers in the greater Atlanta area. The company has more than 60 team members operating out of offices in Norcross, Winder and Dallas, GA.
“We are pleased to welcome the BACO Exterminating Services team members and customers to the Massey Services family,” said Mr. Massey. “We look for companies who have a reputation for exceptional customer service and BACO has done an outstanding job in their commitment to total customer satisfaction.”
The joining of the two companies further expands Massey Services in the Georgia market. Massey Services also has service centers in the cities of Alpharetta, Marietta, McDonough, Fayetteville and Gwinnett County.
Massey Services was founded in 1985 by Harvey L. Massey, who is a leading industry voice and a 51-year veteran of the pest management and landscape services industries. Currently celebrating its 29th consecutive year of profitable growth, Massey Services is the fifth largest pest management company in the industry. In addition, Massey Services is the largest, privately-owned family company in the industry.
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Some pests are a nuisance that can keep you awake at night and cause some skin irritation. Others carry harmful viruses that can send you or someone in your household to the hospital. Others still, such as termites, will not bother you personally but are capable of inflicting thousands of dollars’ worth of damage to your home.
In order to combat the presence of an existing pest infestation or prevent termites, cockroaches, mosquitoes, and bed bugs from making your home theirs, you need the help of a skilled and knowledgeable pest control professional. For tips on finding a pest control company with whom your money will be well spent, watch this video clip with research entomologist Jeff White. If you live in the Atlanta area and would like to work with a pest control company that has more than two decades of experience and several relevant affiliations, call Baco Exterminating at (877) 440-6862.
Last updated 6 days ago
The pill bug spends its entire life on land and live in wet damp locations. They can be found under damp objects or in organic garbage. If pill bugs enter your home, they will often dry out and die. Their shells look like armor and they are known for their ability to roll into a ball. Most pill bugs live for up to two years. They are most active at night.
Last updated 7 days ago
The dust mite is nearly impossible to see without magnification. A typical mattress can contain tens of thousands of dust mites. Nearly 100,000 mites can live in a single square yard of carpet!
Dust Mites are harmless to most people. They carry small foreign proteins, often referred to as allergens. They don't carry diseases, but these proteins can cause allergic reactions in some people.
Change your bed sheets frequently.
Vacuum frequently using a vacuum cleaner with a HEPA filter.
If Dust Mites are a real problem in your home, call you pest management specialist
Last updated 8 days ago
Fruit flies are commonly found in homes, restaurants and other facilities where food is processed. They are especially attracted to garbage that has just been sitting around. Fruit flies feed on decaying fruits and vegetables. They can be difficult to control, luckily they only live for 8-10 days. On the downside, females Fruit Flies lay around 500 eggs, using rotting fruit or vegetables as their nest, therefore, insuring a continuous supply of new Fruit Flies to deal with.
Remove kitchen trash every day, keep kitchen counters clean and quickly remove rotting food from your home. These general sanitary actions will help reduce fruit fly infestation.