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  • Terminix Pest Control - Clothes Moth

Clothes Moths

August 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Clothes Moths

Invasion of the Clothes Moths Have you ever looked down at your clothes that you are wearing and see several small holes? The holes are not really large, but are big enough for you to [...]

  • If all bugs are insects, are all insects bugs?

If all bugs are insects, are all insects bugs?

August 9th, 2017|Comments Off on If all bugs are insects, are all insects bugs?

If all bugs are insects, are all insects bugs? Answer: Nope. All bugs are insects, but not all insects are bugs. This may seem a little confusing, especially considering many people use bug to describe [...]

  • Pontchartrain Home Show - Terminix

30th Annual Pontchartrain Home Show

August 4th, 2017|Comments Off on 30th Annual Pontchartrain Home Show

Pontchartrain Home Show The Pontchartrain Home Show showcases all of the latest in kitchens, bathrooms, siding, solar products, and more. Plus hundreds of products for your personal well being including healthcare, jewelry, fitness and specialty [...]

  • Terminix - Mosquitos Control - Pest Control Services

Where Do Mosquitoes Come From?

July 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Where Do Mosquitoes Come From?

WHERE DO MOSQUITOES COME FROM? Mosquitoes are jokingly referred to as the State Bird of Louisiana. However, they are not exclusive to our state. Mosquitoes are found all over the world, with the exception of [...]

  • Terminix Protects, When Mosquitoes Strike

Where Do Mosquitoes Strike?

July 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Where Do Mosquitoes Strike?

Where Do Mosquitoes Strike? Pool Party You’ve planned a beautiful pool party with a classic picnic lunch. Everyone is enjoying the glorious sunshine and the absence of thunderstorms. You packed the perfect picnic lunch with [...]

  • Terminix Pest Control - Mosquito Control

Mosquitoes, Ants And Cockroaches…Oh My!

July 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Mosquitoes, Ants And Cockroaches…Oh My!

MOSQUITOES, ANTS, AND COCKROACHES… O MY! During torrential rains, insects take refuge in your home. These unwanted house guests take up residence in your home because they need a dry, comfortable habitat just like we [...]

  • What are June Bugs & Lovebugs? Terminix

What are June Bugs & Lovebugs?

June 9th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Rat's Nest Terminix New Orleans

Rat’s Nest

June 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Rat’s Nest

Have you ever heard the phrase "It looks like a Rat's Nest?" We have heard this common phrase in reference to a dirty room or even hair, but what is a real rat's nest? Rats [...]

  • Termites Kings & Queens

Termite Kings & Queens

May 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Termite Kings & Queens

Did you know that the Termite Kings & Queens are in town? In New Orleans, we love Mardi Gras Kings and Queens especially when they riding on the beautiful floats and throwing beads and doubloons. [...]

  • fleas and ticks

Yard Ticks & Fleas

May 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Yard Ticks & Fleas

Your yard is the perfect home of Ticks & Fleas. They’re small, they jump, they bite, and they are really some of the most irritating of pests for humans and pets…Ticks & Fleas. As spring [...]

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Termite Swarm

May 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Termite Swarm

WHY IS IT CALLED A TERMITE SWARM? As the weather heats up, the Formosan termites will swarm around the lights at night in the Metro New Orleans area. Generally, termites swarm in May and [...]

  • Pet-Food-&-Pest-Control

Pet Food & Pest Control

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Pet Food & Pest Control

Pest Control & Your Pet's Food When the dinner bell rings for you pets, you do not also want to be calling pests. Pests love pet food. That same nutritious kibble you feed your dog [...]

  • Terminix Mosquito Control Services

Golf & Mosquitoes

April 7th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 [...]

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Destroying Ant Hills

March 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Destroying Ant Hills

What Are Fire Ants? There are more than 12,000 different species of ants, but one of the most widely known species is the Fire Ant. These ants are reddish brown in color and roughly 1/8 to [...]

Does Mulch Attract Termites?

March 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Does Mulch Attract Termites?

Can mulch cause a termite infestation? Spring is definitely in the air throughout the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. Flowers are blooming and the grass is growing which means it is time to pluck weeds and [...]

New Home Termite Protection Service

March 9th, 2017|Comments Off on New Home Termite Protection Service

Building a new home is an exciting experience. No matter if you are a Homeowner or home builder, if you are building a new custom home, the more you know about the homebuilding process, the [...]

  • Crazy Ants

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

March 1st, 2017|Comments Off on 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 [...]

WHAT IS A BEDBUG AND HOW DO THEY SPREAD?

February 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on 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 [...]

Are These Bugs Skeeter Eaters?

February 20th, 2017|Comments Off on 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, [...]

  • Mosquitos during the winter

Mosquitoes during the Winter

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Mosquitoes during the Winter

Do Mosquitoes 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 [...]

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A Customer Experience

February 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on A Customer Experience

At Terminix, we believe in providing customer service. Whether you need Termite Control, Pest Control, Residential or Commercial Services, the Terminix Team is here to help you. Below is one of our client's personal experiences: [...]

  • Firewood Storage Tips

Firewood Storage Tips

January 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Firewood Storage Tips

New Orleans Firewood Storage Tips One day the temperature in New Orleans is going to drop again and we can enjoy our fireplaces, but until then our firewood will just sit. The question is where [...]

Pigeon Control

January 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Pigeon Control

They fly, they nest, and they leave their mark on EVERYTHING....Pigeons.  Did you know that some birds can actually be a nuisance for home owners and businesses? The main culprit behind many bird control problems [...]

Shoo Fruit Fly….Don’t Bother Me

January 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Shoo Fruit Fly….Don’t Bother Me

Fruit flies are definitely one of the most irritating of the pests. They seem to like to fly around the face and will not go away even if you are lucky enough to get one. [...]