November 2022

Features

Cover Story

Pest Friends

Starting a business with your bestie seems like a total no-brainer. Like, what could possibly go wrong? Quite a bit if you don’t take steps to minimize the risks and maximize the rewards. Here’s how to be successful when starting a business with best friends.

Painful Pests

Stinging Insect Surge

In an excerpt from their forthcoming field guide on stinging insects, entomologists Stoy Hedges and Gerry Wegner talk about when populations peak, becoming a growing threat to your customers. Learn how to control these pests from two of the country’s leading experts.

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Steaming Ahead

As life gets back to normal, PMPs are preparing for bed bug activity to increase.

Cautious Optimism

The prospects for growth are there when it comes to bed bug control, but so are the challenges.

Just the Treat

When it comes to bed bug control, PMPs are trusting pesticides more and more.

The Path of Least Resistance

Bed bugs aren’t going to go down without a fight. Here’s how often PMPs need to battle back and how they do it.

Labor Days

Labor is more important than ever. Find out why.

Peer Reviews

Here’s how some of your peers are handling labor savings now.

Key Aspects

To reduce labor costs and improve productivity, embrace these two elements.

Access Granted

Higher productivity helps you hire and retain employees.