Category Archives: Rodent Control

Getting Ready for Guests…or Pests?

With Thanksgiving coming up quickly, homeowners around Polk County are preparing for the holiday by picking out the perfect bird for roasting, pulling out old family recipes, and for those with family and close friends who live far away, possibly preparing for out-of-town guests. While you're preparing for those guests, you could discover that you've…
Read more

While You’re Away, The Pests Will Play

Throughout the months of October and November, we enjoy welcoming our "snowbird" residents back to Polk County and helping them settle back into their Floridian routine. Oftentimes, seasonal residents have a long list of to-dos facing them when they return from their summer travels up North, and pest control can be at the top of…
Read more

Pests and Pumpkins: Keep Your Fall Decor Fresh This Halloween

Halloween is almost here, and people all over Polk County are pulling out their festive decorations, stocking up on candy, and picking out the perfect pumpkin to carve. Many of the fall decorations you see people use in and around their homes are made of natural materials, and therefore, have the tendency to attract pests…
Read more

Rainy Day Blues: Keeping Bugs Out When The Weather Turns Wet

Rainy season has arrived here in Central Florida, and as Polk County has been getting slammed with storms all day, every day, for the past week, Country Boy has been hearing plenty of complaints about invading insects from homeowners across the area. ¬†While it's true that dry weather can drive insects indoors in search of…
Read more