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3 Surprising Places Pests Hide in Your Hotel

July 19, 2017By

Rooms Aren’t the Only Place Your Guests See Pests Clean, comfortable guest rooms are the mainstay of your South Louisiana or Mississippi Gulf Coast hotel, and that’s where many pest control companies focus. But there are other areas that pests are attracted to, and a clean room doesn’t make up for infestations in other areas. […]

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Top 3 June Lawn Concerns

June 14, 2017By

It’s a beautiful spring day, and your lawn has been growing like crazy. You hope you’re doing everything you need to keep your lawn healthy, but what should you look for? Here are the top 3 things to prevent, treat, or maintain in June. 1. Brown Patch Brown patch is everywhere this time of year! […]

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Your home isn’t the only thing at risk from Louisiana’s aggressive Formosan termites

May 30, 2017By

May is peak season for a notoriously aggressive termite species common in our area – the Formosan termite. The warm, damp weather means it’s time for termites to swarm, which is why you see so many of these nasty pests flying around streetlamps and porch lights at this time of year. Swarms of termites are […]

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Why Do Fire Ants Make Mounds?

May 4, 2017By
Why Do Fire Ants Make Mounds?

Have you ever noticed that you don’t really see ants in the winter? It’s always a sure sign of spring when the first ants start making their way into your home or garden again. But knowing why ants are gone during the winter can help you get rid of the fire ants around your property. […]

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Louisiana Mosquito Forecast for 2017

April 27, 2017By
Louisiana Mosquito Forecast for 2017

Arizona has the Cactus Wren, Texas has the Northern Mockingbird, South Dakota has the Ring-necked Pheasant, but what about Louisiana’s state bird? Why, that would be the mosquito! It’s an old saying around the state that you’d better be careful when you swat a Louisiana mosquito – they may just swat you back. Some of […]

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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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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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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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