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Formosan Termites: Identification, Infestation Signs, Termite Control & Prevention

Formosan termites

Finding out that your home is infested with termites is every homeowner’s worst nightmare. The Formosan termite species happens to be the worst of the worst. They are the most ferocious subterranean termite species, capable of chewing through wood, wallpaper, and even flooring. The worst part is that they will do it right in front […]

Congrats, Harry Slagle, on 20 years of service!!

We here at Mr. Bugg’s Pest Patrol would like to recognize, Harry Slagle, for 20 YEARS OF SERVICE with our company!! On this date, 20 years ago, Harry began his tenure with our company, and what a journey it has been! When you think about what exemplifies a great employee, you use words like loyalty […]

Mosquito season is (unfortunately) upon us!!

Despite the recent negative events regarding the coronavirus, a positive is that the weather has been beautiful here locally. Whether you are working at the office or at home, when you have finished for the day, it is nice to be able to sit outside and treat yourself to a well-deserved break. Perhaps you grab […]

Flying ants or Swarming termites….Quarantine edition?!

Pest Control takes care of Flying ants

Even with all of the uncertainty we are facing right now in our country amidst the global pandemic of Covid-19, one thing is for certain…Spring is here and in full force. For those of us down in the South, we’ve had some days that already feel like summer! And for a lot of us being […]

NOW is the time to treat your lawn!!

So, the rumor is that Fall is approaching….well, we’ll believe that when we see it, right?!  It’s still a million degrees out, but soon (HOPEFULLY) it will begin to cool off a bit, and now that we offer our Lawn Management program, it would be the perfect time to start treating your lawn. No need […]

Flying insects around the home

Temperatures are rising and Spring is in full bloom. This of course means so are insects and insect populations, including a variety of flying insects. The past couple of weeks, we have received numerous calls from concerned customers and non-customers about the presence of flying insects that they fear may be termites. This time of […]

Giant Mutant Mosquitoes??

As the weather is shifting from cold to warm, many insects are beginning to make their presence known….specifically flying insects.  A lot of home owners have been experiencing an invasion of what appears to be mosquitoes on steroids. Every time you open a door, the draft pulls them in, then, once they are inside the […]

Is The Fall a Good Time to Treat My Lawn?

Back in the Spring, we at Mr. Bugg’s were excited to announce that we now offer LAWN MANAGEMENT!! Hundreds of customers who already trust us to protect their homes from pests and other invaders also now trust us to keep their lawns looking beautiful all year round. Our professional Lawn Management program consists of 8 […]

Is My Home Roach Proof??

Even though it’s “technically” Fall, the temperatures outside don’t reflect it…yet.  Word on the street, however, is that cooler weather is (thankfully) on the way!  With that in mind, many “outdoor” pests may decide that indoors is the place to be. One of those outdoor pests that we contend with in the Fall is the […]