1. Mosquito Life Cycle

    Mosquito Control The word “mosquito” is a Spanish or Portuguese in origin and means, “little fly”. Its principal source of food is nectar or a similar sugar source. Mosquitoes can be annoying and a serious problem to mankind. They interfere with work and can spoil hours of leisure time. Their attacks on farm animals such as cows can cause a loss of weight and decreased milk production. Some mosquitoes are capable of transmitting diseases. Some of the diseases they can transmit include: -…Read More

  2. How to Tell If You Have Fleas

    If you’re a pet owner, you’re likely aware of how annoying and itchy fleas can be to your pets, but have you thought about the problems they can cause when they jump from your pets and infest your home? While they may be simple enough to identify, getting rid of them is a different story. However, if you know what to look for, you can get ahead of a flea infestation before it takes over your entire house. Read on to learn how to identify fleas in your home so you can avoid these pesky bugs a…Read More

  3. Pest Control 101–Free E-Book Download!

    Want To Be A Smart Pest Control Shopper? When you discover a pest problem in your home, you want to hire a company that can get rid of them quickly and effectively. If you’re inexperienced in the world of pest control, the amount of options out there can be overwhelming and it’s easy to wind up feeling like you’re not getting the service you deserve for your money. From the quality of treatments and products used to the level of customer service, there are many factors that go into choosin…Read More

  4. Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

    What is IPM? Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an effective and environmentally sensitive approach to pest management that relies on a combination of common-sense practices. IPM programs use current, comprehensive information on the life cycles of pests and their interaction with the environment. This information, in combination with available pest control methods, is used to manage pest damage by the most economical means, and with the least possible hazard to people, property, and the enviro…Read More

  5. Mosquitoes: What You Need To Know

    Five Tips For Mosquito Control—Don’t Let Them Ruin Your Summer Fun! More than mere annoyances, mosquitoes are parasitic pests that can sabotage your summer in short order. Their bites irritate the skin for days and, in some cases, cause dangerous disease. However, you can prevent them from ruining your outdoor fun by following these five easy tips: Eliminate Potential Breeding Locations-Removing the standing water around your home and yard is one of the most effective measures you can take t…Read More

  6. Bed Bugs: What You Need To Know

    Bed bugs are small parasitic insects that prefer to feed on human blood. The name “bed bug” is derived from the insect’s preferred habitat of houses, especially beds or other areas where people sleep. A number of health effects may occur due to bed bugs, including skin rashes, allergic symptoms, and psychological effects. The diagnosis involves both finding the bed bugs and the occurrence of compatible symptoms. History Bed bugs were mentioned as far back as 400 BC in ancient Greece. They …Read More

  7. Termites: What You Need To Know

    Preventing Termite Damage in Your Home No home is safe from termites. Termite prevention is essential to protecting your home. Termites are responsible for billions of dollars of home damage every year. These silent destroyers chew through wood, from the inside-out, meaning a wood board or wall that appears completely intact from the outside could be riddled with termite damage from within. Termites can threaten the very structural integrity of a home. Termite exterminators like Bama Exterminati…Read More

  8. Top Reasons To Hire a Pest Control Professional

    Pest control professionals are well-known for their bug-zapping abilities, but many homeowners still attempt to handle pest infestations by themselves. Usually, they’re motivated by a desire to save money, however, there are many reasons why hiring a professional exterminator in the first place is simply the best choice. The services of a pest control professional may cost less in the long-run than attempting to battle households pests yourself. Many homeowners purchase treatment after treatme…Read More

  9. How Much Does Pest Control Cost?

    One of the first questions we are asked regarding all of the different pest control services we offer is “How Much Does It Cost?” This certainly is a legitimate question, BUT all services are not equal. As is the case with most services offered, you generally get what you pay for. Pest Control companies competing just on price more often than not have to cut corners. Some ways they do this is by: Not putting the proper amount of product out to control the pest issues Using the wrong products…Read More

  10. Why Are Mosquitoes Attracted to Me?

    It’s easy for some people to easily avoid getting bitten by mosquitoes without ever trying, but this is not the case for many. If you can’t seem to go outside without ending up with at least one bump from a bite, you aren’t alone. An estimated 20% of people are notably more attractive to mosquitoes and are bitten on a more consistent basis. But why do mosquitoes choose to bite some more than others? The answer may not just be one factor, but actually a combination of many. To help you unde…Read More