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What are June Bugs & Lovebugs?

WHAT ARE JUNE BUGS AND LOVEBUGS? June Bugs and Lovebugs are everywhere during certain times of the year in Louisiana. What are they and what are the differences between these two pests? When you're out during the warm spring evenings, you might notice a nocturnal beetle buzzing around. They're commonly known as June Bugs, but [...]

2017-06-09T13:49:10+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Bugs, Pests|

Golf & Mosquitoes

Your golf ball is placed, your stance is set, your club is ready.....and then a mosquito messes up your perfect swing. Mosquitoes are a part of a golfer's life. Whether they are swarming around a group of golfers finishing a round at dusk or a stand of spectators at a PGA Tour event, mosquitoes have presented [...]

2017-04-07T15:15:15+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Mosquitos, Pests, Terminix|

What Are Crazy Ants & How Do They Get Into The Home?

What Are Crazy Ants? The species of ants known as Crazy Ants were so named because of their quick, unpredictable movements. Originating in South America, they have made their home in Texas and the Gulf Coast region. Their survival and proliferation is largely due to each colony having numerous queens. Rather than live in centralized [...]

2017-03-02T21:47:59+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Ants, Pests|

WHAT IS A BEDBUG AND HOW DO THEY SPREAD?

WHAT IS A BEDBUG AND HOW DO THEY SPREAD? We have all heard the old adage, Night, night! Sleep tight! Don’t let the bedbugs bite! But do we know what bedbugs are, and do we know how they spread? Worst of all, are they alive and well in your home? Bedbugs are approximately the [...]

2017-03-02T21:47:59+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Bed Bugs, Pests|

Are These Bugs Skeeter Eaters?

They have hit the New Orleans Metropolitan Area in swarms. They are big, maybe a little scary, and they look like over sized mosquitoes. They go by many names Daddy-long Legs, Gully Nippers, Golly Wopper, Mosquito Hawks.....So, what exactly are they and Are These bugs Skeeter Eaters? They Are Crane Flies or Tipulidae These bugs [...]

2017-03-02T21:47:59+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Mosquitos, Pests|

Mosquitos during the Winter

Do Mosquitos disappear during the winter? In Louisiana, we are always happy when that first cold spell comes through, reducing the humidity and heat. One of the benefits of the cold is that the mosquitos seem to disappear. But, should we still be aware and cautious of Mosquitos during the Winter? Unfortunately, mosquitos do not disappear [...]

2017-03-02T21:47:59+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Mosquitos, Pests, Terminix|