Fall Prepare for Pests

Fall Pests Be Prepared

Fall Pests -We at Southern Pest Control want to help you prepare for The Fall. The change in weather creates new possibilities to be on the out look for when staying pest free. Many pests are preparing for the possible harsh weather that may occur. Therefore, many will use your home as a haven to protect themselves. Among the most common are lady bugs and spiders. Fall is a good time to protect home from overwintering pests seeking shelter like cockroaches and rodents.

Below are some steps you can take to make your home and property Fall ready.

  • Keep your grass mowed and shrubbery trimmed. Always keep them away from the sides of your home.
  • Clear all debris and make sure there is no standing water.
  • Always store firewood away from the home and keep it elevated off the ground so that pests and termites cannot get into it
  • Inspect the outside of your home for cracks and holes that pests can use as entry points and seal them. If you have a brick home check to ensure that the stuffing used in your weep holes is still in good shape
  • Use weather stripping around doors and windows
  • Insure that your screens are in good shape
  • Make sure your chimney is pest protected
  • Keep your gutters clear of debris.
  • Insure that your crawlspace has no possible cracks or holes that pests can enter your home through
  • Keep food and pet food stored in airtight containers.
  • Don’t leave pet food and water bowls out overnight
  • Repair any leaky faucets

We hope these tips were helpful to you as you prepare for this Fall. We at Southern Pest Control are here to help if needed. We have been serving the Entire Gulf Coast Region for over 39 years, helping folks like you stay pest free. Please call us at 800 527-9832 if we can help. One of our trained staff is ready to take your call and help solve your pest problem. Please visit our website at https://www.southernpestcontrol.biz/ to meet our team and learn more about us and the services we offer.

Pest Control Company

Pest Control Company

A professional pest control company can provide quicker and more effective results than if you tried to handle the infestation issue yourself. Because of their experience and chemicals that may not be readily available to consumers, they can quickly implement extermination plans and efficiently eliminate all pests in a relatively short amount of time, which means your home and family are pest free much sooner than if you attempted to complete these services yourself.

Most companies can complete pest control treatment services within one to six hours, while larger problems that require fumigation can take up to a week.

The cost to hire a pest control company may even save you money over time. Finding and buying the right chemicals could cost you a great deal in expense and time. Also, the quantity sizes you may be forced to buy may be more than you would ever use.

Many pests and rodents can damage your home — destroying carpets, clothes, foundations, floors, furniture, rugs or walls. This can eventually force you to repair the damage or pay to have it fixed.

Paying a licensed professional to eradicate the pest infiltration quickly and effectively can protect your property. Also remember that a licensed professional Pest Control Company will always use environmentally safe products.

The exact price of pest control treatment depends on the type of pest, size of your property, severity of the problem and the professional you hire.

You can also contract with exterminators to proactively treat your property at periodic intervals during the year to ensure your home remains pest-free all year long.We at Southern Pest Control have been serving the Gulf Coast region for over 39 years. Our team of professionals have all been through extensive training to ensure that we rid your home of the pest problem in a safe and professional manner.

Please visit our website at https://www.southernpestcontrol.biz/ to meet our team and learn more about the services we offer. Please call us at 800 527-9832 to set up an appointment for a free estimate.

Pest Control and COVID-19

Pest Control

Are you as a Homeowner still asking questions Pest Control Services & the Pandemic? Pest management professionals are critical to protecting public health. Arthropod and vertebrate pests do not decrease because we have a human crisis. They can actually become a more serious problem. The warmer hot seasons of Spring and Summer came all at once due to the mild winter he experienced again this year. We are experiencing an increase in rodents in major cities across the nation with restaurants closed and as we all are work through social distancing, wearing masks and staying at home.

While it is true that most healthy people infected with the virus will have mild symptoms, some may be asymptomatic for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, and unknowingly transmit it to others. A person is considered asymptomatic if he or she is a carrier for a disease pathogen but experiences no symptoms. It is important for the customer and the pest control technician to practice social distancing and wear masks to help protect each other and their families.

All pest control employee and customer safety should be a top priority with pest control companies. Since Pest Control Operators are considered an essential service, each operator can decide what services they will offer and how they will offer them. It is each operator’s responsibility to move forward under the new conditions safely. The only way to do this is for you to analyze as much credible information as possible, then adjust their business’ current standard operating procedure.

We at Southern Pest Control take Customer and Employee Safety as our number one priority. We want to assure our customers that we are taking all necessary pre-cautions to protect you and your family when preforming our services at your home or offices. All of our technicians have appropriate protective gear when preforming pest control services.

We have been serving the Entire Gulf Coast region for over 39 years with trained professionals prepared to ensure that your home or offices are safe and free from any unwanted pests. We will continue to do so safely in our current environment. Please visit our website at https://southernpestcontrol.biz to meet our team and all the services we offer. Please do not hesitate to call us at 800 527-9832 if you need our help, our knowledge staff is ready to answer your questions and schedule a technician to handle your pest problems.

We will all continue to get through these trying times together and become a stronger community when this is over.

Why Professional Pest Control Service

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Pest control service forms an integral part of responsible housekeeping. It is essentially required for living safely in homes for a long time. Householders are often faced with recurring pest control problems despite their best efforts in keeping the house tidy and free of clutter.

It is not unusual for homeowners to keep making efforts to eliminate the problem of pests on their own. Unfortunately, the only means available to them are ready-to-use sprays that seem to drive away the pests, but these unwanted guests simply reappear after a short gap, and in much larger numbers. That is because pests get used to the same spray, which gradually proves ineffective for eliminating them. Whether you are living in a mansion, an apartment or a condo, you always stand the risk of getting your place infested with pests of some kind or the other.

Well, that doesn’t imply that you should learn to live with these creatures, allowing them to take over your house. Nowadays, there are many ways to control pests and you don’t need to use harmful chemicals in all cases. At the same time, you should understand that certain types of pests can’t be eliminated totally for good, but it is possible to manage them and have the situation under your control. However, you should know the options available to you for a successful control over pests.

This is where pest control services come into picture. Professional pest control companies have trained and experienced staff and, when inspecting your property and its neighborhoods, they can identify the kind of pests, plus their point of entry on your property. Once the cause and type of pests is identified, the company knows the best way of eliminating those pests. Other than offering you the most effective plan for eliminating the pests from your home, companies providing professional services will also give you helpful tips and suggestions to keep pests away from your house in the future. These companies have the required equipment and materials for liberating your property of pests.

You should know that pests get multiplied very fast. So their total removal will take some time. The pest removing companies know what they are handling, and they will come back after a definite period and offer re-treatment, if needed. Their personnel are trained to handle special equipment and, at times, harmful chemicals, without exposing you or your family and pets to any risks whatsoever.

Competent companies offering to undertake pest control measures for your property have specific plans that take into consideration not only the kind of pests infesting your property, but also the size of your property. This means using the optimum measures while charging you accordingly, as well as the delivery of results as expected by you. That helps saving your money, as you won’t have to incur expenses for repairs that might become necessary in case you decide to handle the problem yourself, or if your home were not inspected.

When looking for the services of a pest control company, you need to search for one that will precisely inform you of the treatment that will be offered and its charges, the products that they are going to employ, and the risks to which the occupants of the house may be exposed. A good company will also offer a guarantee and their employees will return in case pests continue to persist.

Before finalizing a contract with any pest control company, you should check their credentials, how long they have been in the same business, the prices to be paid and the treatment plan, plus its guarantee.

We at Southern Pest Control have been serving the Entire Gulf Coast region for over 38 years. Our staff are true professionals that know what it takes to rid you of any pest problem. Please call us at 800 527-9832 if we can help. Also you can visit our website at https://www.southernpestcontrol.biz to learn more about us and meet our staff.

Why have Professional Pest

professional pest control

Professional Pest Control -Why Professional Pest Control versus Do It Yourself?  Many people ask themselves this question when bugs and insects invade their homes.

Below are areas you need to consider before deciding to DIY (Do It Yourself)

Expense

The obvious statements is that you will save money when you do it yourself versus professional pest control. Although the initial investment is more expensive with a professional, it may end up being the cheaper alternative.  If the in-store pesticides are not effective they may result in the growth of your pest control problem.  Continuing to buy in store products can get expensive.  Not to mention the potential damage to your home that pests can cause.

Knowledge

Even though you can read the instructions thoroughly, with an experienced and knowledgeable exterminator will be able to quickly identify and treat your problem.  They are also able to answer any questions that you have about prevention or other issues that you are experiencing.  Their experience and expertise can keep your home and family healthier than just reading the instructions on a label.

Risk

Chemicals of any kind can carry a risk.  Applying chemicals that you are not knowledgeable about could potentially cause harm to humans, pets, or plants in the area.  By hiring an experienced and knowledgeable pest control company, most risk is removed from the homeowner.  Be sure to read all contracts and get reviews from past customers before hiring a pest control company.

Effectiveness

For small pest problems, store bought exterminating products can oftentimes be effective.  For a bigger infestation, it can be more difficult with store bought products.  Pests are adaptable creatures and can get become immune to certain chemicals after a certain amount of time. A reliable pest control company will have up to date information and products to treat your infestation.

We at Southern Pest Control have been in the Pest Control Business over 38 years in The Gulf Coast Area. Our trained professions can help you from your initial phone call, to the technicians first visit, to a final resolution to eliminate your pest problem. Please call us at 800 527-9832 if we can help. You are also welcomed to visit our website, https://www.southernpestcontrol.biz/  to learn more about us and all the services we offer.

Springtime Pests Are Annoying

springtime pests

Springtime is right around the corner. It often brings new unwanted Springtime Pests to deal with in your home or offices. Is there anything worse than not knowing how to get rid of the bugs you find when you’re spring cleaning? Be it roaches or spiders or even ladybugs, springtime is when they all seem to come out of hiding. This isn’t just an annoying discovery, it can be dangerous in terms of keeping your home sanitary and safety of your family’s health. These pests can carry diseases that can affect the overall health of you and your family. So, removing them is important.

Here are 8 of the most infamous household Springtime pests. Some are dangerous, others are gross, and some, you might argue, aren’t pests at all!

  • Grain Moths
  • Cockroaches
  • Silverfish
  • Houseflies
  • Ladybugs
  • Spiders
  • Ants
  • Stink Bugs

If you are unaware of how these pests get in your home, your trained professional pest control expert will explain how and help you utilize some simple tips to avoid these pest problems in the future.

You should always enlist the help of a professional pest control when it comes to getting rid of household pests safely. They not only insure that your home is kept pest free, but they also only use federal approved chemicals that will not harm you, your family, or your pets.

We at Southern Pest Control have been serving the entire Gulf Coast Region for over 37 years. Every member of our staff is certified to complete a free thorough inspection of your home or offices before giving you a quote to eliminate safely any pests from your premises. We can offer a one-time service or set you up with year-round treatment at an affordable price.

Please visit our website at www.southernpestcontrol.biz to meet our team and learn more about us and all the services we offer.

Pest Control Service -Do I Need One

pest control

Pest Control Service – A professional pest control company can provide quicker and more effective results than if you tried to handle the infestation issue yourself. Because of their experience and chemicals that may not be readily available to consumers, they can quickly implement extermination plans and efficiently eliminate all pests in a relatively short amount of time, which means your home and family are pest free much sooner than if you attempted to complete these services yourself.

Most companies can complete pest control services within one to six hours, while larger problems that require fumigation can take up to a week.

The cost to hire a pest control service may even save you money over time. Finding and buying the right chemicals could cost you a great deal in expense and time. Also, the quantity sizes you may be forced to buy may be more than you would ever use.

Many pests and rodents can damage your home — destroying carpets, clothes, foundations, floors, furniture, rugs or walls. This can eventually force you to repair the damage or pay to have it fixed.

Paying a licensed professional to eradicate the pest infiltration quickly and effectively can protect your property. Also remember that a licensed professional Pest Control Company will always use environmentally safe products.

The exact price of pest control treatment depends on the type of pest, size of your property, severity of the problem and the professional you hire.

You can also contract with exterminators to proactively treat your property at periodic intervals during the year to ensure your home remains pest-free all year long.

We at Southern Pest Control have been serving the Gulf Coast region for over 37 years. Our team of professionals have all been through extensive training to ensure that we can rid your home of the pest problem in a safe and professional manner. All this at an affordable price. Please visit our website to meet our team and learn about all the services we offer.

Why Professional Pest Control Not Do It Yourself

Professional Pest Control

Why Professional Pest Control not Do It Yourself?  Many people ask themselves this question when bugs and insects invade their homes.

Below are areas you need to consider before deciding to DIY (Do It Yourself)

Expense

The obvious statements is that you will save money when you do it yourself versus professional pest control. Although the initial investment is more expensive with a professional, it may end up being the cheaper alternative.  If the in-store pesticides are not effective they may result in the growth of your pest control problem.  Continuing to buy in store products can get expensive.  Not to mention the potential damage to your home that pests can cause.

Knowledge

Even though you can read the instructions thoroughly, with an experienced and knowledgeable exterminator will be able to quickly identify and treat your problem.  They are also able to answer any questions that you have about prevention or other issues that you are experiencing.  Their experience and expertise can keep your home and family healthier than just reading the instructions on a label.

Risk

Chemicals of any kind can carry a risk.  Applying chemicals that you are not knowledgeable about could potentially cause harm to humans, pets, or plants in the area.  By hiring an experienced and knowledgeable pest control company, most risk is removed from the homeowner.  Be sure to read all contracts and get reviews from past customers before hiring a pest control company.

Effectiveness

For small pest problems, store bought exterminating products can oftentimes be effective.  For a bigger infestation, it can be more difficult with store bought products.  Pests are adaptable creatures and can get become immune to certain chemicals after a certain amount of time. A reliable pest control company will have up to date information and products to treat your infestation.

We at Southern Pest Control have been in the Pest Control Business over 37 years in The Gulf Coast Area. Our trained professions can help you from your initial phone call, to the technicians first visit, to a final resolution to eliminate your pest problem. Please call us at 800 527-9832 if we can help. You are also welcomed to visit our website, www.southernpestcontrol.biz  to learn more about us and all the services we offer.

Pest Control Company- do I need one

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You may be asking yourself why do I need a pest control company when I can just go to one of the DO IT Yourself Pest Control stores and buy all the insecticide I need. Well this may not be a wise decision and let me explain why.

Your Health

Beyond being creepy, pests can carry harmful diseases and hazardous bacteria that can expose your family members to illness. For instance, cockroaches carry E coli and salmonella on their bodies and can also cause or intensify health problems related to allergies and asthma.

Tick bites can cause Lyme disease, which is a dangerous condition often associated with symptoms such as rashes, severe fatigue and extreme illness.

Ants can contaminate your food, and bees or wasps can cause injuries and trigger dangerous allergic reactions.

With a professional Pest Control Company, you are assured that the problem is eliminated quickly and safely.

Identifying and Eliminating Pest

Most pest control companies can eliminate many different types of pests, including spiders, rodents and all sorts of insects — ants, bees, cockroaches, fleas, termites and wasps.

If you eliminate the pests but don’t find the source attracting them to your home, more infestations are likely. Pest control companies can determine the cause of your problem, find the specific source and eliminate it to prevent future infestation

Time

A professional pest control company can provide quicker and more effective results than if you tried to fix the infestation yourself. Because of their experience and chemicals that may not be readily available to consumers, they can quickly implement extermination plans and efficiently eliminate all pests in a relatively short amount of time.

Avoiding Damage

The cost to hire a pest control company may even save you money over time.

Many pests and rodents can damage your home — destroying carpets, clothes, foundations, floors, furniture, rugs or walls. This can eventually force you to repair the damage or pay to have it fixed.

Paying a licensed professional to eradicate the pest infiltration quickly and effectively can protect your property and help you save on additional damages to your home.

Treatment Cost

The exact price of pest control treatment depends on the type of pest, size of your property, severity of the problem. But rest assured that the cost of a professional pest control service is well worth it when you

Why Professional Pest Control?

Professional Pest Control

You like many have a garage full of pest control chemicals you bought to try and save money and take care of our pest control problem. Unfortunately, like most you are not successful and here is why.

  • Many pest control companies have a relationship with an entomologist, who studies bugs and how they invest your home as well as how to control these pests. Therefore, a reputable pest control company has the expertise and know-how to eliminate your problem quickly.
  • A good pest control company is proactive in solving your problem. Because they are experts they can spot a pest problem, that most homeowners would miss. Once you as the homeowner find the problem it may be too late, it may have already become an infestation. The professional pest control company can look for key indicators of infestation in hard to reach places like crawl spaces and attics.
  • You may think that being a DIY, you will save money. But the reality is that by the time you realize your DIY remedies are not working the infestation may have grown out of control and now to hire a professional pest control company make cost more to eliminate the infestation.
  • Most importantly to a Do It Yourselfer, even with the best efforts taken for safety, you can never be 100% sure that the products you use are safe for you, your family and pets. With a professional pest control service, this is never a concern. They stay up to date on all safety precautions needed to treat your home and are government regulated.

We hope this information was helpful to you.  We at Southern Pest Control have been in the pest control business for over 37 years. We service the Gulf Coast region and know how to protect your home safely.

Please visit our website at www.southernpestcontrol.biz to meet our team of professionals and to learn more about our services. We are proud to be a member of the BBB and to be involved in many community activities in our area. If you need us right now don’t hesitate to call 800-527-9832 where one of our expert staff members is waiting to take your call.