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19 02, 2020

Pest Management Starts with a Site Assessment

Pests linger on your property because they found a home with a food source. Get rid of the source. Get rid of the pest. The best form of Pest Management is based on an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program. This is a smart option for effective pest control in any environment. An IPM program employs common sense strategies to reduce sources of food, water and shelter for pests in your buildings and on your grounds. To get started with this more environmental, yet effective solution, we [...]

6 09, 2019

Bird Management at the Office

What is bird abatement? Some species of birds are damaging to your business. A bird infestation can discourage potential customers – and employees will find it difficult to enjoy lunch on a patio overrun by pigeons. They also cause expensive property damage. Bird droppings are corrosive and debris from nests can clog drains and gutters.  Bird Removal Methods Depending on where you are located, different bird control methods may be more effective. Here are some common removal methods that could help you be rid of those [...]

7 07, 2019

Appreciation For Our Co-worker JJ Hernandez

We have a great team at Genesis!  They work together to help grow this unique company that truly cares about their employees. Below, they offer their compliments and positive thoughts about co-worker JJ Hernandez.  JJ is an outstanding employee of the company and has been with Genesis for over 25 years.  Here are comments from just a few of his co-workers. From Teresa R. I’ve had the privilege of working with JJ for over 25 years.  He is kind, honest and hard working.  We can always depend [...]

22 06, 2019

What Is Integrated Pest Management (IPM)?

IPM is an ecosystem-based strategy that focuses on long-term prevention of pests or their damage through a combination of techniques such as biological control, habitat manipulation, modification of cultural practices, and use of resistant varieties. Pesticides are used only after monitoring indicates they are needed according to established guidelines, and treatments are made with the goal of removing only the target organism. Pest control materials are selected and applied in a manner that minimizes risks to human health, beneficial and nontarget organisms, and the environment. What [...]

9 06, 2019

3 Reasons To Pressure Wash Your Building and Grounds

Take a good hard look around the exterior of your building, through the eyes of a prospect, job candidate or potential partner. What do you see – asphalt debris? Old gum stuck to the sidewalk? Stained concrete? Dingy or moldy siding? All these, and other signs of age and lack of proper maintenance, can leave a negative impression about your business. Can you afford that? What you can afford is to have your property pressure washed on a regular basis. Pressure washing uses a high-powered focused spray to [...]

8 04, 2019

Why Do Bees Swarm?

The sight of swarming bees can certainly unnerve some people. However, it is a very natural and wonderful part of the life cycle of honey bees (Apis mellifera).  If you are looking for advice on removal, give us a call, however you might like to know – so read on. Picture this: the honey bee colony has survived a cool winter. There are fewer bees in the colony than there were during the summer – the honey bee queen, and perhaps 10,000 to 20,000 workers, all huddled together [...]

12 03, 2019

Technology is Shifting Commercial Office Space Needs

With technology accelerating the way the workspace evolves, some offices are falling behind with spaces that no longer function effectively. Advances in mobile technology are creating more efficient ways to communicate and work, allowing employees to untether from their workstations and work from various settings around the office. Rather than go unused, these underperforming spaces can be recaptured as usable square footage. Some vendors are getting ahead of the curve and creating sophisticated systems of analytical sensors that can measure and generate data that can advise [...]

16 02, 2019

Unwelcome Office Visitors

Cockroaches are unwelcome anywhere but how do we get rid of them at the office?  At Genesis Pest Control we have been managing these pests as well as many other unwanted office visitors for many years. Some things never change over the years, and one is the cockroach. For the health and well-being of your employees, customers, and visitors, you need to keep pests from invading your office. There are many ways to control them such as, cleaning up after your employees, and this typically means hiring [...]