Spring Cleaning Tips

To prevent pest infestations in and around your home throughout the year, you’ve got to get started in early spring. Make your home an inhospitable place for pests. Remove inviting environments, patch holes and eliminate extra moisture. Taking small steps each spring will help you avoid infestations in summer. Pests thrive in secluded areas. Dark…

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Mosquito Transmitted Diseases

Mosquitos are the most deadly creature on earth. While their impact has been somewhat mitigated in the U.S., around the world they are responsible for more deaths than any other bug or animal. Nearly 700 million people get a mosquito-borne illness each year resulting in over one million deaths. Minimize Mosquitoes and Their Impact Mosquito-borne…

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Preventing Flea Infestations

Preventing pesky flea infestations before they invade your home is the best approach to pest control. During winter and spring months, plan ahead to provide a ring of protection around your property. At the first sign of pests, act quickly to regain your ground. Once a full-blown infestation is on your hands, it’s an uphill…

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Winter Pest Control

As the days get colder, darker and shorter, many of us breathe a sigh of relief–thinking that the pain of pest season has passed. No more flies on our food or mosquitoes zapping the joy out of every outdoor moment. While mother nature puts some pests to bed, winter weather conditions are the perfect excuse…

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Pest Prevention Tips for Fall

If keeping pests out of your property is important, you’ve got to play defense. Get ahead of critters and actively work to make your home or business unattractive to them. Prevent pests year round and avoid infestations with Patton. After more than 20 years of experience in pest prevention for the Wichita area, Patton has…

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Patton: Serving Wichita for 20 Years

About Patton Termite & Pest Control Patton Termite & Pest Control was founded as Patton Pest Control in 1999 out of Mike and Lora Patton’s basement. Within several months, Patton took on a partner to become Patton & Keehn Pest Control. After two years of working out of their home, the company moved to a…

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Patton Termite & Pest Control Family Christmas 2019

The Patton Termite & Pest Control family loves Christmas time. The office gets decorated with garland, ribbons, wreaths, trees, and more! Our employee stockings line the halls. Even Bella comes back from the groomer with a festive bow in her hair. Our team also gets to go into people’s homes and see all sorts of…

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How to Keep Your Home Pest-free This Thanksgiving

Is “keep your home pest-free” on your holiday to-do list this Thanksgiving? It should be! You’re sure to spend tons of time and effort perfecting your grocery list, decorating your home, and preparing the food. So much time and effort goes into hosting Thanksgiving. If you have pests in your home, however, that’s all anyone…

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What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?

Not everyone knows what bed bugs look like. They aren’t a pest that you’ll see actively invading your home like ants or spiders.  If you’re one of the lucky few, you’ve never come into contact with bed bugs before. If you’re not so lucky, you may have had bed bug bites but not seen the…

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Swarming Bugs

During the warm seasons in Kansas it is typical to see swarming bugs flying around or amassing in various locations. A large mass of winged insects near or inside your home or place of business is very startling to see. People tend to panic because there are so many insects present in a swarm. Panic…

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