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Spring 2017 Lawn Care Primer

April 20, 2017By
Spring 2017 Lawn Care Primer

Spring brings green grass, warmer weather, cute baby animals and…weeds! Weeds, weeds, everywhere. Spring is the perfect combination of heat and wet for weeds to start taking root and popping up, right around the same time your grass starts to perk up again for the year. April is all about weed control and pre-emergents, which […]

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Filed in: Lawn Care

Louisiana Termite Forecast for 2017

April 13, 2017By
Louisiana Termite Forecast for 2017

Termites are a homeowner’s nightmare, and 2017 may prove to be one of the worst years on record thanks to the warm and wet weather we’ve had recently. The biggest issue coming up in 2017 is swarming season.     What Is Termite Swarming Season? Swarming season is when termites leave their tunnels looking for […]

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Filed in: Termite Control

New Orleans Weed Roundup

March 29, 2017By
New Orleans Weed Roundup

Ok we couldn’t help ourselves with the post name. But who doesn’t love a little pun now and then? Weeds however, we can live without.. Don’t get us wrong, we love the site of a beautiful patch of clovers on the side of the road. Heck some folks even take road trips to places like […]

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What are the Benefits of Thermal Pest Control?

March 27, 2017By

Did you know that there are safe and effective alternatives to chemical pest control? Thermal Pest Control is one such alternative. As a process, it involves either increasing or lowering temperatures to levels that are lethal to pests. How does the Thermal Pest Control work? First, professional pest control experts use a thermal heat process […]

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What is Heat Thermal Pest Control?

March 20, 2017By

Thermal Pest Control is a groundbreaking pest control technique that is ecologically-friendly. As a technology, it uses temperature as a way to eliminate pests, while not using any kind of harmful chemicals in the process. This means you can protect the safety of your home, family members, and pets, without worrying about their health or […]

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Filed in: Pest Control

Mild Weather Means Spring is Coming Early for Lawns

March 13, 2017By

Mild weather is already upon us, and that means spring is coming early! This also means that your lawn needs to be prepped for warmer temperatures as soon as possible. Here are the steps you need to take to ensure lush regrowth and a beautiful lawn come with Spring. Aerate Making sure your lawn is […]

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Fischer Environmental Services Celebrates 60 Years In Business

February 6, 2017By

This year we’re going to have to blow out alot of candles at the company party! 60 to be exact! 2017 marks 60 years since Ernie Fischer started our company.  Two name changes and more than a few dead bugs later, we’re going strong with nearly 70 employees working from our headquarter in Mandeville and […]

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Filed in: Fischer Environmental encourages pet owners to take proactive steps to protect their animals

Fertilizing Your Trees & Shrubs 101

January 30, 2017By
Fertilizing Your Trees & Shrubs 101

Many people think fertilization is a two-step process: buy the fertilizer and then apply it. Sounds simple enough, but there is actually a whole lot more to fertilization than many people realize! One of the biggest mistakes comes when fertilizing trees and shrubs. In this article, we will break down the best time to do […]

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Filed in: Tree Care

3 Easy Ways to Keep Pests Out this Winter!

January 23, 2017By
3 Easy Ways to Keep Pests Out this Winter!

Cooler weather leaves wild animals looking for somewhere warm where they can get food. Unfortunately, our homes are often a good looking option to them. Because of this, it is important to take measures to prevent these critters from getting in your home. Why It’s Risky to Have Wildlife in Your Home Besides being a […]

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Filed in: Pest Control

Fischer Environmental Services Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award

January 19, 2017By
Fischer Environmental Services Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Fischer Environmental has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of customer service to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2016. This achievement is particularly significant as Angie’s List experienced unprecedented member growth […]

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