The Top Three Signs That You Have Termites

March 24, 2016 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

Homeowners rarely realize termites are causing damage to their home until the pests have permanently damaged their structure. Their activities are cryptobiotic, hidden from view, so it can be a surprise to home owners when they are informed that their

Termites or Carpenter Ants?

March 17, 2016 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

A common mistake that homeowners experience is mistaking a carpenter ant for a termite. While having carpenter ants is a problem, termites are a much bigger problem. To distinguish between the two you can look at a few different components,

Information to Your Rat Problem

January 21, 2016 | Posted in Rodents | By

Human dwellings and outbuildings provide shelter for rats and mice during cold periods. Crawl space areas beneath homes or attics are common rat escapes. Rats will also utilize garages, sheds or even inside your home. They do not like open

The Myth Behind Carpenter Ants

January 12, 2016 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

Carpenter ants are large ants that tend to invade homes in Texas starting in late winter and early spring. The common myth about Carpenter Ants is that they invade homes by eating wood the same way termites do. This is

Get the Facts on Bed Bugs

August 26, 2015 | Posted in Bed Bugs | By

Statistics say that 20 percent of people in the south have either had or encountered a bed bug infestation. Assuming that a bed bug can withstand temperatures from freezing to 122 degrees fahrenheit and can go months without feeding bed

Varied Carpet Beetles

March 26, 2015 | Posted in Insects | By

The multicolored Varied Carpet Beetles are tiny indoor anomalies that are often seen on furniture, curtains and carpet. This beetle in larval form (baby to young adult) is commonly found in houses while adults are usually found outside feeding off

7 Reasons You Need Pest Control in the Winter

January 16, 2015 | Posted in Seasonal | By

Most people seem to think that in the winter all the pest that cause problems in their homes have died off, therefore, assuming that pest control during these cold months is not necessary. This assumption has been proven to be

Green Without the Wimpy A Green Product that Actually Works

April 21, 2014 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

We’ve all been there before. Green detergents that don’t actually get your clothes clean. Water-saving toilets that have to be flushed twice. Does the promise of green always come at the cost of compromise? Not always. A growing number of

Ant Problems

January 20, 2014 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

  Did you know that the biggest pest problem a Texas homeowner will face is ants?  Not termites, not spiders or roaches, but ants.  There are a mind boggling amount of types of ants- about 22,000 species inhabit the Earth. 

Don’t Let Termites Do This to YOUR House….

January 13, 2014 | Posted in Ants and Termites | By

Your home is your castle and your treasure, and should be treated as such.  Did you know that Sentricon Termite Colony Elimination Baiting System protects some of our National treasures such as the Statue of Liberty, and the White House?