Why Should I Choose Hulett Environmental Services?
Effective Pest Control in Southern Florida with Hulett All technicians are trained by a certified expert on a continuous basis to make sure they are current on all the latest techniques and methods. All technicians are professional in appearance with clean uniforms, pleasant professional manners, and an understanding of the importance of punctuality. All technicians Read more »
Why Should I Hire A Professional When I Can Try To Do It Myself?
The Risks of DIY Pest Control A Hulett professional not only has the latest and most effective products, but also the education and knowledge to get the job done right. A Hulett professional knows the habits, life cycles, food preferences, and harborage areas of the pest he/she is treating. A Hulett professional can tell the Read more »
How Do I Pay My Bill Online?
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Lawn Spraying & Fertilization
How Will The Rain Affect The Spraying And Fertilizing Treatments?
Lawn Treatment by Hulett Environmental ServicesRain does not affect the application, and if anything; actually helps activate the products. If you have a problem at anytime with your lawn or shrubs, please don't hesitate to call us and we will take care of it. Read more »
What Are Those Brown Spots On My Lawn And What Causes Them?
Free Home Inspections with Hulett Environmental ServicesThere are a number of different reasons for brown spots, such as low watering, insects, disease, dog urine spots, etc. A trained Hulett professional can perform an on-site inspection to identify your specific problem. This inspection is FREE and there is no obligation. Read more »
How Can I Tell If There Are Chinch Bugs In My Lawn?
Free Chinch Bug Inspections in South Florida by Hulett Chinch bugs can actually be seen in the thatch layer. Adults are 1/5 inch long and black with white wings. Nymphs are bright red with a white band. Look in the thatch layer on the edge of where the green and brown grasses meet. A trained Read more »
My Shrubs Are Not Flowering, Why?
This phenomenon could result from any number of different things such as sunlight, overwatering, nutrient deficiency, insects, location, PH, plant depth etc. A trained Hulett professional can perform an on-site inspection to identify your specific problem. This inspection is FREE and there is no obligation. Read more »
What Is Thatch?
Lawn Treatment Options with Hulett Environmental Services Thatch is defined as an intermingled layer of dead and living shoots, stems, and roots that develops between the green vegetation and the soil surface. Thatch consists of a loosely interwoven collection of plant matter that imparts sponginess to the turf. A trained Hulett professional can show you Read more »
What Is The Black Film All Over The Leaves Of My Plants?
Free Home & Lawn Inspections by Hulett This could be the result of piercing-sucking insects that excrete a waste on to the leaf surface called honeydew. Then a fungus called sooty mold forms and feeds on the honeydew. This fungus detracts from the beauty of ornamental plants and reduces their photosynthetic activity. Hulett’s lawn service Read more »
Why Should I Continue Being On A Hulett Program When I No Longer Seem To Have Pests In My Lawn?
Preventative Pest Control & Care with Hulett We like to think of it like driving a car. If you don’t keep up the routine maintenance then the car will break down and eventually you will have problems. Pest activity in your lawn is exactly the same way. Our programs are designed to give your lawn Read more »
How do you get rid of pests from plants?
Controlling Whiteflies in Your Home with Hulett Depending on the pests that are on your plants, several ways exist to get rid of pests on plants. In South Florida, whiteflies, aphids, thrips, and scale often attack landscape plants. Whiteflies especially can be difficult to detect, until your plants show signs of these pests that suck Read more »
Is regular pest control service a good investment?
The Importance of Consistent Pest Control Regular pest control service is a good investment as your pest control service technicians take stock of pest-prone areas in your home and on the perimeter of your property and can take steps to prevent pest infestations. A reliable pest control service, such as South Florida’s locally-owned and operated Read more »
What types of pests are treated by pest control services?
Common Pests of Southern Florida In South Florida, there are numerous insects and pests that can invade, causing nuisance or damage within your home. The key to proper pest control is inspection to correctly identify the infesting insect, so the ideal treatment can be performed by a professional pest control company. From insects to rodents, Read more »
What is pet-friendly pest control?
Safe, Pet-Friendly Pest Control Service in South Florida Many pests can harm your pet’s health, and when you want to control these insects, you need to feel confident that any treatments will not negatively impact your pets. Your Hulett pest control professional is trained at Bugs University by Entomologists to address your pest problems. Here’s Read more »
Are professional pest control treatments pet-friendly?
Pet-Safe Pest Control in South Florida At Hulett, we offer professional pest control that is pet-friendly. Household pest control materials are designed to be applied at low concentration levels. This makes them effective for eliminating insects without posing a hazard to people and pets. Hulett Environmental Services’ pet-friendly pest control program is designed to control Read more »
What preventive or protective measures, if any, should we take for our pets before treating our home for pests?
Communicating with your pest control professional is critical. Let the technician know if you have attempted any pest control treatment on your own since this may alter their strategy. Make sure that you understand the different treatment options available to you, as well as your responsibilities as a homeowner before, during, and after any scheduled Read more »
Do you have pet-friendly pest control?
Hulett Environmental Services’ Safe Pest Treatment Methods Yes, we are thrilled to offer this service to our customers and their furry friends. We know your pet matters to you, and it’s our honor to serve customers who trust us to provide effective pet-friendly pest control. We offer integrated pest control solutions that are pet-friendly and Read more »
How Long After The Initial Treatment Does It Take To See Results?
Pest Treatment Turnaround Times by Hulett Time of results will vary with the target insect and the pest management strategy employed, but for the most part results are rapid and long-lasting. Your ongoing service agreement will ensure that pests are not only controlled, but prevented and kept out of your home. If bugs do somehow Read more »
Why Are Baits Often More Effective Than Sprays?
Spray products break down fairly quickly in most cases and must be contacted by the target insect in order to be effective. However, baits work on both the bugs you see and the bugs you don’t see. Ants, for example, will bring the bait back to their nest and spread it throughout the colony. This Read more »
Why Does Hulett's Healthy Home Service Focus On The Outside Of My Home?
Preventative Pest Control with Hulett Environmental Services South Florida = Bug’s Paradise. Outside your home is where bugs live and breed. Our service is designed to stop activity where it originates. By getting to the bugs on the outside of your home we can often prevent them from ever getting inside. This is also more Read more »
Why Does It Take More Than One Treatment For Fleas, Ticks And Bed Bugs?
Effective Pest Control Solutions by HulettFleas, ticks and bed bugs have different life cycles than other targeted species. During certain phases of their life cycle they do not succumb to treatments, so we have to "catch" them between these dormant cycles in order to attain management. Read more »
Why Are Some Types Of Ants, Such As White-Footed Ants And Big Headed Ants, Such Problematic Pests?
Ant Control Services in South Florida Some types of ants are very problematic but with the proper service type, control can be attained. For example, Big Headed Ants are miners of the soil. They tunnel under slabs and enter homes through cracks in the slab and various other penetration points. They also have multiple queen Read more »
Why Should I Continue Being On A Hulett Program When I No Longer Seem To Have Pests?
Preventative Pest Control in South Florida We like to think of it like driving a car. If you don’t keep up the routine maintenance then the car will breakdown and eventually you will have problems. Pest activity is exactly the same way. Our programs are designed to give your home routine maintenance to manage your Read more »
Are pest control treatments safe for people and pets?
Environmentally-Conscious Pest Control in Southern Florida As more and more homeowners are looking for environmentally-friendly pest control solutions, many pest control services are turning to integrated pest management (IPM) approaches to meet this demand. Using quality products and treatment methods that target specific pests, treatments can be more efficient and less invasive. Pest control services, such as Hulett Read more »
How much does pest control typically cost?
What Factors Influence the Cost of Pest Control? Home and business owners in South Florida would be wise to hire a reliable professional pest control company to evaluate their home or business and resolve any current pest issues and get the property on a pest prevention plan that will keep pests from entering the property. Pest control costs vary from home Read more »
Do I need to clean my house after pest control treatments?
According to the University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF-IFAS) publication, Homeowner’s Guide to Selecting a Pest Control Service, required cleaning of residue from pest control treatments is not needed if using an integrated pest management approach (IPM) to pest control and prevention. Due to a focus on using baits and low dose pinpointed, Read more »
What are the top tips to keep pests away from your home?
The top tips for keeping pests away from your home start with excluding pests from your home by sealing or caulking all holes, crevices, and cracks in your foundation, around windows, doorways, and other entryways. Also, cleaning your home regularly is extremely beneficial for insect and rodent prevention. This cleaning can include: Decluttering your home. Read more »
What are the main causes of household pests?
What Attracts Pests to my Florida Home? Household pests are attracted to the food, water, and shelter your home offers them. Most insects are small enough to slip into your home through miniscule holes, cracks, and crevices in your foundation and around doorways, windows, and other entry points. Here are other ways pests can enter Read more »
What keeps pests away from kitchens?
Tips to Keep Your Kitchen Pest-Free by Hulett Lack of food, water, and welcoming shelter keeps pests away from kitchens. Sealing or caulking any crevices, cracks, and holes in your foundation, no matter how miniscule, can help keep pests away from kitchens. Sealing other entryways, such as holes and cracks around doorways and windows can Read more »
What is the best way to get rid of roaches?
Cockroach Facts by Hulett Environmental Services Cockroaches are resilient pests that adapt well to many environments and challenges. Because of this, the best way to get rid of roaches in your home is to call a professional pest control operator, such as Hulett Environmental Services, for several reasons, such as: Roaches reproduce at alarming rates. One female Read more »
How do you keep roaches out of dog food?
What Attracts Roaches to Your Home? Keeping roaches out of dog food involves only feeding your dog as much food as he/she will eat at one meal. Roaches are drawn to food sources in your home and will eat almost anything, dog food included. This practice of not leaving extra food in your dog’s bowl, goes hand Read more »
Where do roaches come from when they enter a house?
Roaches happen to be really skilled at hitchhiking into your home in cardboard boxes, paper bags, luggage, furniture, appliances, and in other items. Opportunistic, roaches are also adept at getting into your home through your plumbing, sewers, and drains, entering your home through your dishwasher drain, for example. Any cracks, crevices, and holes in your foundation Read more »
Why is ant control important?
How to Keep Your Home Ant-Free While ants in South Florida homes are mostly considered nuisance pests, ants can contaminate food and ruin unopened dried goods in your pantry. Groceries are expensive, and it is a shame to have to throw away food because it is infested with ants. It is important to deter ants Read more »
How do termite bait stations work?
Termite Baiting Stations with Hulett Environmental Services Termite baiting stations are installed on the exterior perimeter of your property and in areas conducive to subterranean termite feeding and activity. Termite bait stations consist of environmentally-friendly, specialized bait that contains the active ingredient. That is an insect growth regulator, it is a chitin synthesis inhibitor that Read more »
How do I prepare my house for the termite tenting process?
How to Prepare Your Home For Termite Treatment There are several important steps to take when preparing your home and belongings for the termite tenting process. The team at Hulett will arrive for a property inspection and pre-treatment walk-through where we will discuss in detail the proper steps you must take before we tent your Read more »
How can I protect my home against future termite infestations?
Hulett’s Annual Termite Treatment & Defense Plan Be sure to ask about our Annual Termite Treatment and Defense Plan, available exclusively at Hulett Environmental Services. For the best results when it comes to termite prevention, we recommend regularly scheduled treatments throughout the year. The Hulett Annual Termite Treatment and Defense Plan is a low-cost plan that Read more »
Are There Any Steps I Need to Take Upon Re-Entering My Home Following Termite Tenting?
Post-Termite Treatment Home Care by Hulett Although not mandatory, there are steps you may wish to take following termite tenting that can provide you with additional peace of mind and assurance. Many homeowners find that thoroughly vacuuming all carpets, floors, furniture, bedding, and curtains helps remove any leftover dead pests, larvae, wings, and eggs. You Read more »
How Can I Tell The Difference Between A Flying Ant And A Termite?
Identifying Ants & Termites with Hulett There are 3 easy ways to tell flying ants and termites apart: Wing size – Termite wings are all equal in length and extend well past the abdomen. Ants have wings which are unequal in length and generally end at the tip of the abdomen. Antennae shape – Antennae Read more »
What Is A Termite Swarm, And What Should I Do If I Experience One?
Termite Swarmers & Infestation Treatment Options in Florida Termite swarms occur when a termite colony has grown so large that they send out new reproductive termites to start new colonies. The swarmers can come out during the day or night depending on their species. Subterranean termites generally swarm during the day and have more individuals than drywood termites which Read more »
What Is The Difference Between A Drywood Termite And A Subterranean Termite?
Drywood Termites Drywood termites are a group of termites that do not need ground contact or moisture. They can live their entire life cycle inside a piece of structural timber or a piece of furniture. Their numbers are less than that of Subterranean termites and they tend to be a bit larger in size. Drywood termites Read more »
What Treatment Method Would Hulett Recommend To Protect My Home From Termites?
Termite Control with Hulett Environmental Services Different types of termites require different types of services, and Hulett provides all of the most effective and environmentally responsible treatments! Drywood Termites: Drywood termites require treatments such as Hulett’s structural (tent) fumigation or Hulett’s “No Tent” Termite Control. Both services are extremely effective and Hulett can help you decide Read more »
My Home Is Built Of Concrete Block, So Do I Still Need To Worry About Termites?
Preventative Termite Treatments in South Florida When it comes to termites, it doesn’t matter if your home or office is built of concrete block or if it is sitting on a concrete slab without wood contacting the ground. Your property is still vulnerable to subterranean termites and once inside, they are difficult to detect until significant damage Read more »
Does Hulett Offer a Termite Warranty?
Hulett Environmental Services: Termite Treatment Warranty Yes! Did you know termites cause billions of dollars in damage each year, and that the damage is not covered by homeowner’s insurance? However, Hulett Environmental Services’ termite treatments are so effective that we offer a $1,000,000 subterranean termite damage warranty! This warranty has a “zero” dollar deductible and even Read more »
Will Termites Go Away On Their Own After Termite Season Passes?
Termite Seasonality & Preventative Treatment with Hulett Unfortunately, no. Termites are present during both termite swarm season and non-season times. The difference is whether you see them or not. Subterranean termites create mud tunnels, many feet long, which allow them to eat their way through your home without being detected until swarm season. The good Read more »
Could There Be Termites On My Property Right Now Moving Towards My Home?
Termite Treatment Options in South Florida Yes! Termites are constantly foraging for new food sources. An average lot surrounding a home can support three to four active termite colonies. Each colony can contain as many as a million termites. The good news is Hulett’s termite treatments can actually prevent this from happening. Our preventive termite Read more »
How often should termite bait stations be checked?
Regular Pest Control & Inspections by Hulett According to the research conducted by the manufacturer, and the product instructions, termite bait stations should be serviced once per year. Because all properties are not the same and because subterranean termites are prevalent in South Florida, your Hulett termite specialist may want to check your bait stations Read more »
What are the pros of termite bait stations?
Advanced Termite Treatment with Hulett Hulett uses advanced termite baiting station technology that provides the most reliable and effective means of eliminating subterranean termites from your property for good. Consisting of environmentally conscious baiting stations, strategically placed around the perimeter of your property, bait stations contain an insect growth regulator that doesn’t allow subterranean termites Read more »
Can Termites Be Eliminated Without Tenting?
Alternative Termite Treatment Options by Hulett Yes, drywood termites can be eliminated without tenting. Tenting is sometimes needed with severe infestations of drywood termites throughout a home or when accessibility is an issue. However, if accessibility is good, and the infestation is smaller and more localized, then “no tent” options are available for drywood termites. Non-tenting treatments for Read more »