Providing Pest Control To Virginia, Maryland and Washington D C Since 1967
PermaTreat Pest and Termite Control serving Virginia, Maryland and Washington D C since 1967. PermaTreat's staff of professionally trained and certified technicians provide general pest and termite control, real estate inspections, new construction pretreatment, and outdoor pest control to industrial, commercial and residential customers. PermaTreat also installs TAP Insulation. This specially formulated insulation helps keep pests out, while keeping comfort in.
Let PermaTreat’s experienced staff show you how one of the largest independently-owned pest control companies in Virginia can protect health, home, and the environment. Our friendly, caring staff is waiting to take your call and introduce you to the PermaTreat family.
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Poisonous Virginia Caterpillars
There are four caterpillars found in Virginia that are poisonous to humans. The term “caterpillar” refers to the larval stage of a moth. While th
A History of Pest Management: The Ancient Sumerians to the Victorian Era (~2500 BC to1901)
A dull brown ox paws idly at the ground. Its wisp of a tail swings loose, causing a slight movement of the heavy air that sinks back towards th
These Spiders Don't Weave Webs!
Three Virginia Spiders do not weave webs, but instead use alternative methods for hunting: the Goldenrod Crab Spider, the Jumping Spider, and the Wol
The Ant Hierarchy: Super Organisms
Super Insects! With the exception of termites, bees and wasps, most of the insects we are familiar with are solitary creatures. However, ants ar
PermaTreat in the News for Charity Work!
I am proud to announce that a vocational studies center in Fredericksburg was named after PermaTreat's CEO and owner, Joe Wilson, as reported in PCT
These Spiders Weave Unique Webs! (Part 2)
As we learned, five Virginia spiders weave unique webs: the Arrow-Shaped Micrathena Spider, the Black and Yellow Garden Spider, the Bowl and Doil
These Spiders Weave Unique Webs! (Part 1)
Four Virginia spiders make unique webs: the Arrow-Shaped Micrathena Spider, the Black and Yellow Garden Spider, the Bowl and Doily Spider, and the
What is Swarming in My House?!
We've been getting a lot of frantic calls lately about large swarms of flying pests careening haphazardly around people's homes. They've been boun
These Spiders Live Too Close to Home!
Three Virginia spiders enjoy making your home their own: the American House Spider, the Black and Brown Widow Spiders, and the Barn Spider. Read o
Ladybugs: Too Much of a Good Thing
When conjuring up the image of a ladybug, most often people imagine an insect more akin to a cartoon than a troublesome pest. Ladybugs have long been
3 Reasons Ants are Invading Your Home!
These tiny titans can build colonies that can span large residential areas, so it's no question that prevention and protection of your home is a must
Ladybugs Invade & Go Wild - Invasion Covers Home And Trees
The "red" tree in the end is amazing.
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The "Stink" on Stink Bugs
The most common stink bug found in Virginia is the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug . They can be various shades of brown, and have a shield-like shape, wh
10 Extremely Dangerous Insects
These bugs might be small, but it doesn't mean they're not highly dangerous. Music = The Verdict by Terry Devine-King, Tom Peters and Gavin Harrison Where el...