Cockroaches

Cockroaches are a nuisance. The roach population can grow quickly from a single egg carrying female.Cockroach pest control and management are important for health and safety reasons.German cockroaches are tan and about 1/2 inch long. Their unique characteristic is the 2 stripes on the upper portion of their body. Usually found in warm area near 

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Rodent problem?

One or more of the following are certain signs:  Droppings, typically left behind in kitchen cabinets, pantry, cupboards, drawers, bins, and anywhere else they think they might find food, or where they scurry to avoid predators. It’s also common to see droppings along walls, on top of wall studs or beams and in boxes, bags, 

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Lawn Fertilization

We all like a green lawn, but in the summer, grasses like St. Augustine and bahia often turn yellow. This yellowing is caused by lack of nitrogen not by heat or lack of water.  However, fertilization with nitrogen in the summer is not always desirable since this often encourages disease and insect problems.Fall is the 

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Termites are swarming!

South Florida’s humid climate plus the recent rains offer the perfect environment for swarming termites and Florida is home to several kinds of termites that cause damage, including subterranean, drywood, Formosan and dampwood termites.Clouds of termites known as swarmers, develop wings and fly to where they establish new colonies. They are often mistaken for flying 

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Lawn mowing facts in Jupiter and The Villages FL

Here are some lawn mowing facts that will help you keep your lawn healthy and enhance the turf’s density, color, and uniformly, while at the same time decreasing weeds and diseases. Mowing height and frequency determine how healthy and attractive your lawn looks. The height of the mower blade must be tall enough for the 

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Subterranean termite control facts in Belleview and Jupiter FL

Subterranean termites are social insects who live in underground colonies. Colonies consist of a queen who lays eggs, a king who fertilizes eggs, soldiers protecting the colony and workers who tend to the immature termites, the queen and forage for food. Subterranean termite workers forage for sources of cellulose, their food source, through tunnels they 

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Swarming termites are early this spring in Jupiter and Belleview FL

Subterranean swarming termites season is here in earnest. While working with Bates Exterminating in Jupiter Farms, Manny Morales came across a subterranean termite swarm in a pine tree. This is unusual, only because of the time and our weather when it happened. Subterranean termites normally swarm in February, but only after a rain followed by 

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