Types of Household Ants

Ask any of our pest control experts and they will all agree that the number one household pest is the ant. No matter the season, ants are always unwanted house guests as they can enter your home through the tiniest of cracks. Once they’ve made their way to their...

Bugs That Really Suck!

Bugs are a just a part of life in Florida, as much as some of us wish that they weren’t. To put it colloquially, bugs can really suck! There are a variety of insects that thrive by biting and sucking the nutrients from living things. There are the pesky bugs that bite...

What Are Formosan Termites and How Can I Spot Them?

What are creamy white to brown, have six legs, and are about a half an inch long? Formosan Termites! These termites fall into one of three groups: reproductive, soldiers, or workers, and they are often referred to as “super termites” as they are the most aggressive of...

Don’t Allow Household Pests to Spring Break Into Your Home!

The saying goes that, in life, we must take the bad with the good. When it comes to living in Florida, the good is the sunny days, ocean breezes and tropical climate. The bad is the pests, which apparently seem to enjoy the Florida lifestyle, too! With an ecosystem as...

Weed Control

You work hard to maintain a beautiful, thick, and green lawn; but somehow, those weeds just keep coming back.  How do you finally get rid of the crabgrass in your Florida lawn? A great first step is making sure that your turf or yard is free of pests. Often times,...

Practical Tips for Keeping Termites Away From your Home

Termites have the potential to cause detrimental damage to your home, and can be a very expensive pest to eradicate. Termites have the ability to damage the structural integrity of your home, so it’s important to have a plan of action in place to keep termites away....

German Roaches

The German cockroach is the most common species of the cockroach. Because they are so adaptable, they have successfully adjusted to living with humans. The German cockroach is best identified by its small size and by two dark parallel lines running from the back of...

Rodents: The Roof Rat

The roof rat is the worst rodent pest in the state of Florida and the most abundant. A few of the main signs that you have a rodent problem are gnawing marks, droppings, and scampering noises. In addition, they cause considerable structural damage to your home or...

Outside Roaches

Let’s face it: we live in tropical Florida, and we have roaches that get into our homes.  The roaches in our area are formally referred to as “peridomestic” roaches and colloquially referred to as “water bugs, palmetto bugs, black beetles” and the like. These roaches...