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It’s Rodent Season for Metro NOLA Homes – Here’s What to Do

October 27, 2017By
It’s Rodent Season for Metro NOLA Homes – Here’s What to Do

Did you know that autumn is what we call “rodent season” in the pest control industry? It’s true! For homes in the metro New Orleans area, this is the time of year when you’re about to start seeing rodents in your home. Do you know why and what to do? Why Fall Brings Rodents into […]

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Filed in: Rodent Control

Keeping Roaches at Bay This Fall

October 20, 2017By
Keeping Roaches at Bay This Fall

Some people say that cockroaches will survive the apocalypse. And perhaps it’s because these creepy crawlers are smart – especially when the temperatures in Southeast Louisiana and Mississippi start to drop. As fall approaches and our weather gets more mild, cockroaches like to set up shop – in your home! Cockroaches are known to multiply, […]

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Filed in: Cockroach extermination

Are Your College Kids Bringing Home Bed Bugs from Their Dorm?

October 13, 2017By
Are Your College Kids Bringing Home Bed Bugs from Their Dorm?

When parents send their kids off to college, they rightfully have a lot of concerns. But, did you know that if your son or daughter is living in a college dorm, one of the things you should be worrying about is whether or not he or she is bringing home bed bugs? Just a simple […]

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Filed in: Bed Bug Tips

Bed Bug Removal Costs

October 6, 2017By
Bed Bug Removal Costs

Nobody in Southeast Louisiana or Mississippi wants to have a bed bug infestation in his or her house. Just thinking about it makes your skin crawl! Bed bugs bite, often leave bite marks on your body that are itchy. In some cases, people may even have a serious allergic reaction to bed bug bites! If […]

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Filed in: Bed Bugs

Do Roaches Like Coffee?

September 26, 2017By
Do Roaches Like Coffee?

Roaches love kitchens – it’s a great place to find food! But just because roaches are scuttling around in your kitchen doesn’t mean they’re there for the coffee. In fact, coffee kills roaches! 80 Million Pounds of Proof How do we know this? Well, we provide integrated pest management for some of the largest coffee […]

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Filed in: Cockroach extermination

Why Are Louisiana Spiders So Active in Late Summer?

September 19, 2017By
Why Are Louisiana Spiders So Active in Late Summer?

Look around right now – can you find the spider? In fact, you’re never more than 12 feet from a spider here in southern Louisiana! That may sound creepy when you think about it, but the summer months are a heyday for spiders in Louisiana. Here’s why. Spiders Like Warm Weather The first reason that […]

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Filed in: Spiders

Webworms Are Everywhere Around New Orleans This Summer!

September 11, 2017By
Webworms Are Everywhere Around New Orleans This Summer!

Are moths eating your lawn? Wait, moths? Yes moths. But of course, they start as worms. We’ve seen this pest chew up beautiful lawns overnight, because tropical sod webworm is rampant right now in Louisiana. Here’s what you need to know to protect your yard. Is it a Worm or a Moth? It’s both! When […]

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Filed in: Lawn Care

Brown Patch is Especially Bad This Summer in Louisiana

August 28, 2017By
Brown Patch is Especially Bad This Summer in Louisiana

Brown Patch might not sound like a very technical name for those – well – brown patches in your lawn. But brown patch is a serious lawn disease here in south Louisiana & Mississippi, so let’s take a look at what you can do to try to keep it at bay and what your options […]

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Filed in: Lawn Care

Mosquitoes: West Nile and Zika Virus Update

August 17, 2017By

If you’ve been watching, reading or listening to the news or social media, then you’ve most definitely heard that both the West Nile and Zika viruses have infiltrated the Gulf Coast. Both conditions are transmitted by mosquito bites, and the West Nile virus can cause flu-like symptoms and severe fatigue that lasts for months. In […]

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Filed in: Mosquito Control

Is a mosquito mister right for my Louisiana or Mississippi home?

August 14, 2017By

If mosquitoes are driving you and your family crazy, you have probably already started researching mosquito control options. After all, not only do mosquitoes leave you with annoying  bites all over your body, they can carry serious diseases like the West Nile and Zika viruses that can, in extreme cases, cause neurological problems and birth […]

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Filed in: Mosquito Control