03-20-2018Insects & Lights, What's the Attraction?
Have you ever wondered why certain insects are attracted to light, while other insects are repelled by light? Have you ever asked yourself what's so interesting about your porch light, that moths, beetles, and stinkbugs just can't get enough of it...Read More
03-13-2018Brace Yourself, Termite Season is Upon Us
According to the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), the southeastern US is bracing for a heavy termite season, as the weather starts to get warmer and spring approaches. The pest control resource pointed to the southeast as a "particularly...Read More
01-24-2018South Florida's Chilly Weather Sends Rodents Inside
South Florida has been experiencing chillier than usual weather this winter. As temperatures drop, rodents seek shelter indoors. Who wouldn't want a warm, cozy place with free food and plenty of available water, not to mention the abundance of...Read More
12-05-2017Name this Native Floridian: Common Bugs of FL & What You Need to Know
On a top ten list of reasons people love Florida, her vast variety and copious amounts of insects never makes the cut. However, in addition to her stellar tropical weather, her pristine beaches, world renowned tourist attractions and exotic plant...Read More
11-30-2017Ant Spotlight: Florida Carpenter Ants
The source of more South Florida homeowner complaints than any other of the sunshine state's ant species, Florida carpenter ants, make more appearances inside structures than all of Florida's ant species combined. One reason homeowners panic when...Read More
11-09-2017New Invasive Ant Identified in Fort Lauderdale: Little Yellow Ant
As a South Floridian homeowner, you probably know more about ants than you care to, as the tropical climate you enjoy supports over 200 ant species. While not all of these ant species are considered nuisance household pests, you have also probably...Read More
10-26-2017Do Spiders Get their Bad Reputation from Halloween?
Ever notice how spiders are everywhere in Halloween themes, from décor to candy and other All Hallows Eve festivities? Tons of wispy webs, strung up in doorways, sport eight-legged hairy, fanged fiends just waiting to ensnare victims in their...Read More
10-24-2017Mosquito Outbreak in South Florida Following Hurricane Irma
South Florida is recovering from one of the most powerful hurricanes in history, life is just beginning to return to normal. While most of the power has been restored and businesses have reopened, South Florida is busy trying to get ahead of a...Read More