June 2018

Cockroach Population Set To Explode

2018-06-28T13:15:20+00:00

Cockroach Population Set To Explode   Now that the summer heat has set in, insect pests also set in. In summer, eggs hatch a lot faster, which means we see increased amounts of cockroaches.  It is estimated that there will be more cockroaches born in Palm Beach County, Florida alone, than the entire population of [...]

Cockroach Population Set To Explode2018-06-28T13:15:20+00:00

Top 4 Pests that Impact the Value of Your Home

2018-06-05T21:45:11+00:00

Top 4 Pests that Impact the Value of Your Home This list should be required reading for every new homeowner. It's true! Pests can impact the value of your biggest asset. 1. Termites. Most homeowners’ insurance won’t cover termite damage or removal because termite infestations can be prevented through routine home maintenance, for which homeowners [...]

Top 4 Pests that Impact the Value of Your Home2018-06-05T21:45:11+00:00

1 Out of 5 Americans are Allergic to Cockroaches

2018-06-05T21:27:55+00:00

1 Out of 5 in US Are Allergic to German Cockroaches When it comes to allergies, most people look to pollen, dust and pet dander as the cause. But did you know cockroaches can cause allergies and aggravate asthma? A recent study conducted by the National Prevalence and Exposure Risk for Cockroach Allergen in US [...]

1 Out of 5 Americans are Allergic to Cockroaches2018-06-05T21:27:55+00:00

May 2018

What Do You Know About Fleas?

2018-05-21T15:00:04+00:00

What do You Know about Fleas? Fleas are insects that, like butterflies and moths, go through 4 stages of life-egg, larva, pupa, adult. Each stage looks totally different from the others. Adult fleas live on your pet. They feed by biting with their tube-like mouths and sucking blood. Spines and claws help them stay on [...]

What Do You Know About Fleas?2018-05-21T15:00:04+00:00

Stinging Pests Can Ruin Your Patio Party Quickly

2018-05-09T19:01:09+00:00

Florida's #1 Stinging Pests - Wasps Stinging Pests can ruin your patio party quickly.  First, you hear a buzzing noise.  Then, you swat at the buzzing, flying noise, and soon, you and your guests are running for cover indoors.  The sad news is your outdoor party is over.  Wasps are the most feared of all [...]

Stinging Pests Can Ruin Your Patio Party Quickly2018-05-09T19:01:09+00:00

March 2018

Don’t Put Out the Welcome Mat for Termites

2018-03-28T17:06:32+00:00

Don’t Put Out the Welcome Mat for Termites  Termites live in the soil and are attracted to wood and moisture.  They travel underground, through wood, and in darkness.  You can help us protect your home from termite attach by taking certain steps so that your treatment lasts as long as possible. Fix leaky faucets, water [...]

Don’t Put Out the Welcome Mat for Termites2018-03-28T17:06:32+00:00

February 2018

How to Avoid Attracting Pests When Using Mulch Around a Building

2018-02-27T19:31:06+00:00

How to Avoid Attracting Pests When Using Mulch Around a Building Bark mulches, leaf litter, and similar organic materials around the foundation of a building can lead to pest problems. Mulch traps moisture which attracts insects and other pests, including termites. And not only can termites feed on many kinds of mulch, but mulch built [...]

How to Avoid Attracting Pests When Using Mulch Around a Building2018-02-27T19:31:06+00:00

Mosquitoes…Know Your Enemy!

2018-02-27T19:01:49+00:00

Mosquitoes...Know Your Enemy! Do you get mosquito bites around your home? You could be breeding them in your own backyard. Mosquitoes need water to breed. They especially like still and stagnant water in containers like old buckets and cans, even tires and boats. The female mosquito (the one that bites!) lays her eggs in the [...]

Mosquitoes…Know Your Enemy!2018-02-27T19:01:49+00:00

January 2018

Sanitation of Palm Tree Pruning Tools

2018-01-26T14:57:31+00:00

Sanitation of Palm Tree Pruning Tools Palm tree diseases are often transmitted from palm to palm via leaf pruning tools. Equipment used to remove leaves from an infected palm (chainsaw, lopper, pruning shear, handsaw, etc.) will have fungal infested leaf material (wood dust, plant sap) on the blades. If the equipment is not cleaned and [...]

Sanitation of Palm Tree Pruning Tools2018-01-26T14:57:31+00:00