Quik-Kill Pest Eliminators Blog


How to Keep Flies Out of Your Kitchen in the Spring and Summer

Flies are a nuisance outside when you are trying to enjoy your backyard. But this is to be expected. After all, the outdoors is their home. However, when they are in your kitchen, this is another story. As they land on your counters and food through the spring and summer, they are not only annoying but potentially causing contamination. When the...

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germ spreading house fly infesting the kitchen counter top of a quad city residence

March 26, 2019

How to Keep Cockroaches Out as Summer Approaches

Cockroaches are possibly the vilest insect pests to invade homes in the United States. Some places in the country are more prone to experiencing them than others. There are cockroaches in Illinois and Iowa all year long, however, they tend to be more problematic in the spring and summer due to rising temperatures and damp conditions....

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a full grown adult cockroach eat off of a plate of food in a resturant

March 21, 2019

It’s Not Too Late to Protect Your Home from Termites

Termites will be swarming soon. We're coming up on the start of termite season. But it isn't too late to get your home protected. When you have Sentricon installed, it works to protect your property immediately. That is good news because termites can do serious damage to your home....

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a large swarm of termites creating mass destruction on a wooden structure in a rsidental property

March 19, 2019

The Pests Affecting Illinois Businesses in Spring

Everyone knows that when it comes to a business, reputation is everything. A good reputation will earn positive reviews and word-of-mouth advertising, bringing you more business, while a bad reputation will earn poor reviews and word-of-mouth warnings to stay away from your business....

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a well light restaurant cleaned and pest free for costumers to enjoy

March 15, 2019

Why Get Professional Treatment for Wasps and Bees in Spring

With the return of spring comes the return of insects. Some of these insects, like dragonflies, may bring a smile to our faces, but others, like wasps, definitely don’t. If you have an abundance of stinging insects on your property, read on to learn why it is important to get professional treatment for wasps and bees this spring...

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a hornet perched on the rim of a drinking glass

March 13, 2019

How to Prepare for Ant Season in Illinois

What is the best defense? A good offense. One of the best tips we can give for avoiding springtime ants is to be proactive about your ant control. Don't wait till you're scratching your head, wondering how ants got into your kitchen or bathroom, take steps now to prevent those ants....

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carpenter ants damaging wooden structure on streator property

March 5, 2019

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