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Tips and guides to safeguard your family and home from bugs, rodents and critters that bite, sting or just gross you out.

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Cingo Operational Updates

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Winter Weather in Metro Atlanta: Due to winter weather conditions, pest control appointments in the Atlanta area are being rescheduled. The Care Center is available directly through our website or at 800-726-0083. All other Cingo locations are open.

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Cingo Honored as 2017 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®

Cingo has been named as one of the 2017 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation®.  This is the first year that Cingo has recieved this recognition, which "identifies and honors companies that deliver exceptional human resource practices and an impressive commitment to their employees." Cingo is the only pest control company to make the list and was also recognized as one of the The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in Atlanta in the summer of 2017. 

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HOLIDAY PEST TIPS

Be free of pests this holiday season
(and we mean the bug kind)

5 simple tips families need.

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Pest Control Company Invests in Leadership Training

The Cingo Vision Builders program has twelve new graduates. The primary goal of this leadership class is for team members to develop and enhance skills to be used in both professional roles and personal lives. The program began in 2009 and has proven to be a great asset for the Cingo team.

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5 Expert Holiday Pest Control Tips

Let's face it, holidays can be stressful. And while we can't help you with the cooking and wrapping, we can help you keep your home pest-free this season. What attracts little black ants and roaches? Which critters are ready for you to build a fire? When should you think about your outdoor pets? Follow these simple tips to cross pests (and we mean the bug kind) off your list. Then, sit back and enjoy time with family and friends.

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Curious Critters  |  Pest Control Tips

Keep the mouse out of your house

Remember the mouse mazes from science fair projects? Mice are curious and persistent, a combination that leads them to reward. If you don’t want your home to be their prize, try these house mouse prevention and mouse control tips.

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Curious Critters

World's most beloved mouse turns 89

Hot Dog, Mickey Mouse, it’s your birthday! Since Mickey’s debut in Steamboat Willie in 1928, he has fascinated children and adults alike, bringing out the inner child in us all. While Mickey will always be near and dear to our hearts, most of us would agree that he is the only mouse we want visiting our home.

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Curious Critters  |  Pest Control Tips

Have no fear (of bugs) this Halloween

Arachnaphobia? Entomophobia? Apiphobia? What are you afraid of this Halloween? If crawling critters give you the heeby geebies, you are not alone. Did you know there is actually a term for fear of butterflies? Which fear was featured in a box office smash?

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Curious Critters  |  Pest Control Tips

Thanks for the Mosquitoes, Irma

Hurricane Irma may be gone, but she certainly left a lasting bite.  If you were wondering why you've been seeing a lot more mosquitoes in the past few weeks, you can blame Irma.

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Curious Critters  |  Pest Control Tips

Why you shouldn't crush Kudzu Bugs

It may look like a beetle, but that Kudzu bug is more closely related to the stink bug. You don't want these uninvited guests hanging around during the holidays. Kudzu bugs are quite small, only about a quarter inch long when fully grown.

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Hurricane Irma Update

UPDATE: Wednesday, September 13 Cingo operations have resumed, and the Customer Care Center is working to get appointments rescheduled. Thank you for your patience. You can reach the Cingo team directly through our website or at 800-726-0083.

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Mosquitoes or mosquitos, they both suck.

Summer should be the time for barbecues and lounging by the pool. Unfortunately, the hot, muggy weather in Augusta and eastern Georgia is the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes. These pests can ruin your outdoor fun and send you running for cover.

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Summer camp and bed bugs, what moms should know

As summer comes to an end, our campers are enjoying the last of the s'mores, saying goodbye to new friends and packing up their trunks. Before you bring those foot lockers and suitcases into your laundry room, you'll want to be sure bed bugs aren't hitching a ride into your home. Bed bug infestations are on the rise in the last decade, and camp cabins and other close sleeping quarters are frequented by these pests. You can significantly reduce chances of bringing them into your home by following a few simple precautions and pest prevention tips.

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Keep pests out of your picnic with 10 expert pest control tips

Ants in your applesauce and bees on your burgers can take the fun out of outdoor dining. Who invited those guys?  The pest experts at Cingo have assembled their top 10 tips to help you take back your yard from pests. After all, it does belong to you! 

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DEET gets it done

Today is insect repellent awareness day. It seems like everything has a day now! And while many of the "celebrations" feel like an excuse (Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, comes to mind) or a bit of a stretch (National Bat Appreciation Day), this one makes sense to us. We know a thing or two about bug bites, insect stings and repellents.

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Allgood Archive  |  Happy People

2016 Good Stuff award winners announced

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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A letter from Allgood Pest CEO Lanny Allgood

CEO Lanny Allgood shared exciting news with customers and partners. Over the next twelve months, our company will transition our business name from Allgood Pest Solutions to Cingo. Wow. Why? For more than 20 years, two companies have operated in Georgia under the name Allgood – this Allgood company, based in Dublin, GA, and another one based in Duluth, GA. While that has served both well in terms of brand growth, our markets now overlap, and that is confusing.

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Allgood Pest to change name to Cingo

Allgood Pest Solutions, which opened its doors in Dublin in 1974, is changing its name to Cingo. “Changing the name is a big deal for all of us,” said Lanny Allgood, the company’s sole shareholder. “Yet over the past year, the anxiety of change has transformed into true excitement.”

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Allgood Archive  |  Pest Control Tips

"Killed the fleas. Walked the dog."

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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Allgood Archive  |  Happy People

These folks have the good stuff

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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Allgood Pest Control and Charleston Termite join forces

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo. Allgood Pest Solutions and Charleston Termite Company have officially joined forces to protect the Low Country from pest threats. The acquisition, which was completed in August, provides new product options for hundreds of customers.

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Vision Builders program develops leaders at Allgood Pest Solutions

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo. The Allgood Vision Builders program has twelve new graduates. The primary goal of this leadership class is for team members to develop and enhance skills to be used in both professional roles and personal lives. Charles Williams did a great job with the first class in 2009 and lead the 2015 class, which kicked off in February. Each of the three day-long meetings had a theme, and this year’s sessions included key objectives in the areas of communication, leadership and confidence.

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Teaming up with Realtors in Georgia's Lake Country

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo. Property sales in the Lake Country are steadily increasing and Lake Country Board of Realtors (LCBOR) members continue to help families find their perfect homes. At Allgood Pest Solutions, we want to partner with realtors to make the process easier – from getting a termite inspection and letter before closing to protecting your client’s home from termites and families from pests once they move in.

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Allgood Pest Solutions brand operated by two unrelated GA companies

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.  

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Allgood Archive  |  Happy People

Congratulations, That's Good Stuff

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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Allgood Pest Solutions Expands in Augusta, Statesboro and Waycross

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.  

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Allgood Pest Solutions expands in Augusta with Allstate Pest Control

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.  

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Allgood Pest Solutions Expands in South Georgia Market

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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Allgood employees have the good stuff

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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Allgood Pest Solutions Acquires Second Firm in Charleston Market

This post originally appeared in The 'Good News, a blog by Allgood Services, Inc. dba Allgood Pest Solutions. In February 2017, the company changed its name to Cingo.

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