Blog Archives

Bat Eating Spiders?!

A new paper has found bat-eating spiders exist on every continent except Antarctica, with bats falling prey more often than expected. Though bats are typically preyed on by vertebrates (with hawks, snakes and owls their most common predators), there are … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Never Forget – 9/11

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Lawn Pest Information

Information on Lawn Pests Looking for information on lawn pests in Florida? You have found the right place on the web! Most homeowners in Florida take pride in maintaining their gardens and landscapes. But healthy landscapes can bring certain Florida … Continue reading

Posted in Lawn Care, Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Expert Advice For a Bed Bug-Free School Year

Hulett Environmental Services shares back-to-school tips to prevent a bed bug infestation Summer vacation is over and before we know it schools and universities will be back in session. While shopping for school supplies and a new wardrobe might take … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Hulett Enviornmental Services offers advice on pest-proofing this fall to keep spiders out

Hulett Environmental Services, a pest management company servicing South Florida warns that homeowners might begin to notice more spiders in and around their home as the cooler weather rolls in. Much like humans, spiders seek shelter from cooler weather in … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control, Spider Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Protect yourself from Stinging Insects

Here are a few facts to help homeowners protect themselves from stinging insects over the next few months: Stinging insects send more than 500,000 people to the emergency room every year. They can swarm and sting en masse, which can … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day!

Posted in Pest Control | Comments Off

Video Captures Ants Working Together

Someone captured footage recently of an ant colony working together to haul off an enormous dinner.  Some ants crawl under and support the meal, while others form a chain to pull it away. Together, the ants are able to move … Continue reading

Posted in Ant Control, Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Ask the Pest Professor: Spider Bites

Dr. Jim Fredericks from the National Pest Management Association discusses if all spiders bite.

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Hulett Environmental Services encourages public awareness about insects of foreign origin

Hulett Environmental Services encourage homeowners to also be on the lookout for the following invasive species this summer: Red Imported Fire Ant (RIFA) – RIFAs were brought to the United States in 1930 from South America and are mainly found … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control, Termite Control | Tagged | Comments Off

Rugose (Gumbo Limbo) Spiraling Whitefly

            For information on Rugose (Gumbo Limbo) Spiraling Whitefly Click the image above!  

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Cockroach prevention tips

  Seal cracks around the outside of the home to prevent pest entryways. Properly ventilate basements and crawl spaces to eliminate harborage points. Vacuum frequently and remove garbage from around the home on a routine basis. Do not allow dirty … Continue reading

Posted in Cockroach Pest Control, Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Hulett Environmental Services shares tips to eliminate indoor allergens

Many people blame their sneezing and runny noses on pollen and grass, however, household pests are often culprits as well. It’s important for people to make an effort to keep the home free of potential triggers, and the first step … Continue reading

Posted in Commercial Pest Control, Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

How to prevent a rodent infestation

It’s much easier to prevent a rodent infestation than to remove them after they’ve turned your home into their new residence. Here are a few steps homeowners can take to keep their homes rodent-free: Seal cracks and holes on the outside … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control, Rodent Control | Tagged | Comments Off

South Florida Pest Control Reviews

Florida Pest Control Reviews of Hulett Environmental services via Yelp: “They inspected our home and showed us the termite damage.  We needed the traditional tenting, not the tentless method.  Theyare very professional about their work, and explain everything they do. We will … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

5 steps to prevent Ants

1.       Block off access points. Take time to inspect the outside of your home for cracks and crevices, paying special attention to areas where utility pipes enter. Seal any small holes or gaps with a silicone-based caulk. Keep tree branches … Continue reading

Posted in Ant Control, Pest Control | Comments Off

Don’t Let Bed Bugs Ruin Your Vacation

To prevent an unwanted encounter with bed bugs, Hulett Environmental Services shares the following prevention tips for travelers: At hotels, thoroughly inspect the entire room before unpacking, including behind the headboard and in furniture. Pull back the bed sheets and check … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Occasional invaders to look out for

Occasional invaders to look out for: Centipedes – House centipedes have poisonous jaws to inject their prey with venom. If handled roughly, some larger species can inflict a painful bite that can break human skin and cause pain and swelling, … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off

How to get rid of spiders in the house and stay safe from bites.

How to get rid of spiders in the house and stay safe from bites. Fear of spiders is consistently ranked as one of the top phobias in America. Whether it is an evolutionary trigger that kept our ancestors alive or … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control, Spider Pest Control | Tagged , | Comments Off

Spiders use electricity for catching prey

Anyone can tell you that spiders are able to trap their meals in their sticky silky webs – but there’s a bit more to it than that. Spiders are actually able to conduct electricity across the surface of the web, … Continue reading

Posted in Pest Control, Spider Pest Control | Tagged | Comments Off