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Pest Control Archives - 3 Season's Lawn & Landscape Inc.

How The Seasons Affect Insect Pests

Did you know that changes in temperature and precipitation patterns can also change the population levels and competitive ability of pests? With the change in weather, the unwanted guests in your home vary because they too need favorable conditions to thrive. Here’s how weather can affect the most common insects and other pests in your […]

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Southern Chinch Bugs

A Turf Destroying Insect The Southern Chinch Bug is a common insect pest of St. Augustine Grass.  Chinch bug population-control is an important factor when caring for your lawn, as these turf-destroying insects can cover 400 ft in under an hour, leaving nothing but dead grass behind. Identifying These Pests When an infestation occurs, you […]

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Pest Control: Why You Shouldn’t D.I.Y.

Nowadays there are many jobs around the home that can be handled without professional help, but pest control should not be among your D.I.Y. projects. Here’s why: THERE’S A BIGGER PICTURE Most homeowners will only treat what they can see, but the real infestation won’t be advertised. The worst problems tend to be inside walls […]

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Spiders In The House

While spiders may not cause as much damage as other pests will, they can still be a nuisance and sometimes even dangerous.  Some spiders, like the Brown Recluse or Black Widow, are venomous and can pose serious health threats. Others, like the American House Spider, may not be as harmful but that doesn’t mean they’re […]

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Mosquito

Mosquito Season Summertime is right around the corner and you know what that means: mosquitoes are too. Here’s what you need to know: Mosquitoes & Water It’s true that mosquitoes are more common where there is water, and this is due to their attraction to moisture. Female mosquitoes lay their eggs on the surface of […]

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Ants Getting In Your Home?

ANT INVASION Ants are an extremely common pest. They don’t typically live in your house, but they will make frequent visits if they know they have a constant source of food. In order to keep them out, it’s helpful to first understand why they might be invading your home in the first place. FOOD SOURCE […]

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The Pest That Love Moisture

Almost anything that’s living and breathing needs water in order to survive. Unfortunately, that includes pests. If you are having chronic pest problems, you could have an excess of moisture in your home. Here are the most common pests that are attracted to water in your home: COCKROACHES The German Cockroach is the most common […]

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The Fire Ant Raft

Fire ants, which carry a dangerous sting, are survival experts that can adapt to most conditions and environments. Fire ants make their homes underground that consist of hundreds of passageways and chambers. During heavy rainfall or flooding, their homes are filled with water and the fire ants are forced to evacuate. After a good rain, […]

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Winter Pest invasion

As many people know, summer is a prime pest season. But that doesn’t mean they go completely inactive during the winter. In fact, pests are more likely to invade your home in order to seek warmth and shelter. Pests are just trying to survive, and your home provides what they need in order to do […]

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Pantry Pests

What Are Pantry Pests? If you haven’t encountered them before, pantry pests are critters such as beetles, moths, ants, and earwigs. Though they may not pose an extreme threat, they can still be a major nuisance due to their quick ability to infest an area. How Do They Get In The Home? Pantry pests are […]

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GERMAN COCKROACHES

German Cockroaches: A Common Household Pest German Cockroaches  are found throughout the world and commonly found where food, moisture, and dark places are available.  They contaminate food, leave stains, create foul odors and carry disease organisms. The German Cockroach is a small species of cockroach, usually only about 101-106 cm long. They are a lighter […]

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Outdoor Pest Control

Outdoor Pest Control Enjoying the fresh air should be relaxing and worry-free, but having an infestation of pests can have the opposite effect. When trying to keep your outdoor living spaces pest-free, there are several preventative measures that you can take. Avoid putting trash receptacles near areas you plan on spending your time. If you […]

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Pest Control in Your Home

Annual Indoor Pest Control Protection Indoor pest control is necessary in Florida due to our tropical climate. We have  wide variety of insects, rodents, reptiles and many other nuisance pests.  Insects invade places in your home such as food pantry, toaster oven, coffee maker, refrigerator, pet bowls, toothbrush and many others. They can easily transfer […]

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