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Local Pest Control Company Donates To Boy Scout Troop

Boy Scout Troop 720 of Lehigh Acres received a very special gift on March 7, 2017, courtesy of Fort Myers Pest Control. The 50-year-old company donated $300 to the troop to finance new tents for the growing Troop.

The donation was a “thank you” gift for the Troop that assisted Fort Myers Pest Control during their […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fort Myers Pest Control Celebrates Community At Edison Festival of Light

For the 79th year, the Edison Festival of Light, the Grand Parade of Light, filled the streets of downtown Fort Myers ablaze with floats, marching bands, fireworks and pageantry.

Fort Myers Pest Control participated in the event for the first time this year to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The local pest control company made a grand […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Local Pest Control Company Celebrates 50 Years Of Success

North Fort Myers— Fort Myers Pest Control has proved that with experience, commitment and deep family roots, you can eradicate pests for the long haul.

Established in 1966 by George and Dorris Smith, Fort Myers Pest Control has been locally owned and operated for two generations. For 16 years, Mr. and Mrs. Smith and their […]

By |December 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Fungus Among Us

Turfgrass diseases like fungus are often overlooked because the biological organisms (plant pathogens) causing the problems are rarely observed and commonly mistaken for other injuries or disorders. Use of proper cultural practices (i.e., water, mowing, and fertility) will reduce the risk of grasses becoming diseased or severely damaged by turfgrass pathogens.

Fungicides are pesticides used to […]

By |January 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Termite Season is in full swing!!

Drywood Termites are swarming in our area. If you see light brown insects with long wings flying around in the early evening, give us a call! Tenting schedules are already months out so if you have been seeing any issues and have been holding off on calling due to financial or other reasons, call to […]

By |June 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pest of the Month: White Grub Worms

Pest of the Month – White Grubs

White grubs are immature scarab beetles. They hatch from eggs laid in the soil, have three larval instars, and also pupate in the soil. The third instar is often the most damaging and may be present in the soil the longest. The adults are rarely turf pests, but some […]

By |May 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pest of the Month – April 2015

 Pest of the month – The Tawny Crazy ant

By now you have probably heard of a new invasive ant species that is terrorizing the Gulf Coast states.  There are tales of these ants shorting out electrical equipment, invading people’s homes in extraordinary numbers, and displacing the infamous Red Imported Fire Ant with ease. This pest […]

By |April 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sammy Swat says

Subterranean Termites are swarming in our area.  Look for slender black bugs with wings that are approximately twice the length of the body.  This type of termite usually swarms in the late morning and early afternoon.  You will generally find them in or near windows!  These pictures show termite swarmers and also the difference between ant […]

By |March 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Helpful Hints: 10 Bug Stoppers

• Seal exterior cracks and holes
• Repair broken windows
• Replace old weather stripping Repair loose mortar around home foundation
• Trim branches and shrubs to at least 6 inches away from home
• Repair damaged wood
• Ventilate attics to keep them dry
• Clear gutters
• Keep home clean and clutter free, especially kitchen and garbage storage areas
• Inspect […]

By |November 20th, 2014|Tips for Pest Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sammy Swat Says…

Sammy Swat Says …. Tis’ the time of year for entertaining! The holidays are fast approaching and so many of us are planning holiday entertaining events. Just how can we ensure that we are entertaining the guests that we want and not pesky party crashers known as insects? While most friends and […]

By |November 20th, 2014|Miscellaneous, Uncategorized|0 Comments