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Alyse B.-Massachusetts
– May 17, 2017
The tech was very nice. Answered all my questions. Looking forward to being rid of ticks!

 

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Sherborn Geography and Pests

Sherborn Entering SignSherborn is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, about 18 miles southwest of Boston. The town is 16.2 square miles in area, of which 0.2 square miles is water, primarily found in Farm Pond.

Notable people who make or have made their homes in Sherborn include US Olympic saver fencer Eli Dershwitz, jazz clarinetist Stan McDonald, journalist Mel Robbins, and Emily the Cow, a Holstein that escaped from a Hopkinton slaughterhouse to Sherborn. she lived at the now defunct Veganpeace Animal Sanctuary and is now buried under a bronze statue depicting her being blessed by a Hindu priest.

Part of the Charles River runs through Sherborn making the area a breeding ground for mosquitos. As a local Sherborn exterminator, we know the best ways to keep mosquitos from your home and yard so you can enjoy outdoor activities without being bothered by these pests.

Boxelder bugs are also common in this area. These bugs, with their distinctive yellow and red markings, are very strong and can force their way into your home through window seals. They can swarm your home in large numbers, disappear quickly, and then reappear.

Sherborn History and Pests

There is evidence that the area was populated by Native Americans from the Nipmuck and Massachusetts tribes. The first Europeans were granted land in what is now Sherborn in the 1640s. They sold this land to settlers Thomas Holbrook and Nicholas Wood in 1652. The area at the time was known as Boggestow. It was incorporated and named ‘Sherborne’ in 1674. By the turn of the 17th century, the town was established, and had a Meeting House, town militia, and grist mill.

The town was gradually developed through the years and by the end of World War II had become a bedroom community for Boston. The increase in technology firms in the area in the 1970s and 80s brought even more development.

Both antique homes and new construction in Sherborn attract carpenter ants. These big, black ants like to chew on old and damp wood, and can be found indoors or out.

As existing homes are renovated and new home built, mice are often displaced and may seek shelter in neighboring homes. Once inside, they reproduce rapidly and don’t like to leave. An experienced Sherborn pest control company can rid your home of these unwelcome rodents and keep them from coming back.

As an experience Sherborn pest control company, we know the best ways to deal with mosquitos, boxelder bugs, carpenter ants, mice, and other common pests. We can usually dispatch a technician to your home or place of business within one business day.