1. Can’t Get Rid of Sugar Ants?

    How To Get Rid of Sugar Ants Sugar ants in the West Palm Beach area are the most common pests new clients call us about. Upon inspecting, we've found that about 90% of the time these Sugar ants are actually Ghost Ants. Ghost ants are very tiny and hard to see (hence the name.) Their colonies can act…Read More

  2. Artificial Sweeteners Can Kill Flies

    Some Artificial Sweeteners Kill Flies In the past few years, many have wondered about the effects of artificial sweeteners on the human body. While some speculate that certain artificial sweeteners cause cancer, it has been proven that a certain sweetener does kill flies. Truvia® Artificial Sweetn…Read More

  3. What You Need to Know About Ficus Whitefly

      What You Need to Know About Ficus Whitefly Ficus Benjamina make great privacy hedges. That is, until ficus whitefly infests these hedges and trees on your property and causes them to lose all of their leaves. If precautionary measures are taken, ficus whitefly damage can be prevented so that you …Read More

  4. What Do Rats In the Attic Sound Like?

    Noises in the Attic at Night Everything is calm and the kids and pets are finally asleep, and then it starts. You hear scratching noises in the attic. Then you hear it again, and again. Now you can't sleep. What could possibly be causing these noises in the attic at night? Roof rats! (Most likely.) …Read More

  5. Got Christmas Tree Bugs?

    Christmas Tree Bugs So, you wanted this year to be different. No more fake tree, right? You just picked out a beautiful REAL Christmas tree, strapped it to the car and got it all set up at the house. Only to find bugs. Lots and lots of bugs. Bet you didn't know that a Christmas tree can actually con…Read More

  6. How To Get Rid of Spider Webs?

     How To Get Rid of Spider Webs Ok, so spiders webs are taking over your property. Sprays aren't working. When you remove them with a brush, they are back the next day. It can often feel like they can't be stopped. Don't panic. As third-generation natives of West Palm Beach, we've been there. So hav…Read More

  7. Do Cockroaches Bite?

    Do Cockroaches Bite? The short answer is yes. The long answer is you will most likely never be bitten by a cockroach in your life. Cockroaches are omnivores and mainly eat items such as decaying matter, paper, books, sweets, hair, and meats. Oh, and fortunately for us, they eat cockroach bait too! W…Read More

  8. American Cockroaches in South Florida

    Palmetto Bugs West Palm Beach I am not sure if I can conjure a more hated insect. American Cockroaches are hairy and menacing. Like tarantulas, but even those just don't seem to make people jump like roaches make people jump. As experts have made clear numerous times this year already, this summer w…Read More

  9. A Strange Type Of Ant Species Walks Backwards

    How Do Ants Walk? Ants are incredible creatures.  They are excellent at working in groups to forage food. Ants are also not as lacking in intelligence like you may think. For example, an old study demonstrated that a single ant could find its way home after traveling long distances. This may not so…Read More