Bedbugs have been in the news a lot for the past few years. You may have felt safe here in south Louisiana, but they are showing up in our area, and just a few of these hitch-hiking pests can turn into a full-fledged infestation. Unlike other pests, bed bugs don’t feed on filth (they feed
Have you heard of Asian Roaches? If you haven’t yet…you’re about to! The reason? Your neighbors are already talking about them. Of course, no one wants to think about roaches if they don’t have to, but Asian Roaches are a new invasive species in Southern Louisiana, and we’re starting to see them at our customer’s
Fire ants are pretty much the worst, right? Their painful stings and aggressive swarming behavior make them more than a nuisance – they can be dangerous. But there’s a new ant moving into Louisiana that has some people wishing fire ants were the worst of their problems. It’s called the Tawny Crazy Ant, and though
Debbie from Dugas Pest Control
Meet Debbie! She’s one of our pest control technicians and she’s been with us for almost 4 years now. It might seem unusual that we have a woman working as a technician in our industry, but the pest control world offers wonderful opportunities for people with all sorts of interests. You see, Debbie has always
We Louisiana folks love teasing our Yankee friends about our mild winters. Thanksgiving with the AC running. Christmas in shorts while they shovel snow. Some winters are milder than others. But this year, some folks have put out a “missing person” report on our winter and spring. It’s only March and our late spring and
Have you heard of TAP insulation? Recently, the government passed a tax credit to refund home owners a percentage of their investment when purchasing this product for their homes. But what is it and why should you invest in it? TAP Pest Control Insulation boasts multiple benefits and is a cost-effective improvement you can make
Winter is upon us which means we start up the fireplace and enjoy some time indoors. The unfortunate part, we’re not the only ones who enjoy doing so! Pests are drawn to the warmth and refuge of our homes, finding their way in through cracks and holes under sills, around the foundation, and along eaves.
Harmonia axyridis By Daniel Hill, Service Supervisor Aka harlequin, multicolored Asian, or Asian ladybeetle. Let’s go with that. It’s time to shed some light on the bugs you’ve seen flying all over the place in and out of your home. I’d also like to be the factual authority on all the rumors about them, as well
You may have already heard that bioremedial foam treatments are a type of pest control which are gaining popularity with many types of businesses and that this type of treatment is particularly helpful for restaurants. If you are not sure what a bioremedial foam treatment is, it is the use of a foam that contains
Restaurants have a lot of options when it comes to pest control. These measures literally help keep flies out of the soup. But considering the wide range of options, what makes Bioremediation Foam Treatments different than other treatments? Bioremedial Foam Treatments works on the basis of microbes ridding the environment of waste. Not only do