What Are These Yellow Stripey Pests?

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Many people wonder what those yellow stripey things are that harass us all summer long. Today we break down each one and give you an easy-to-understand (and somewhat light-hearted) snapshot of their personalities. 😊 Carpenter Bee Carpenter Bees get their common name from their nesting habits: small carpenter bees excavate tunnels in pithy stems of various bushes; large carpenter bees …

Can Your Concrete Block Home Get Termites?

If you have a home built on concrete block, you may think you are immune to termites. Not so. Although concrete block homes reduce the amount of wood used in the house structure, there is still plenty of wood behind the block in the attic, walls, and extending down to the concrete floor for them to munch on. The purpose …

How Much Do Mosquito Treatments Cost in Fort Myers, Florida?

Just like us, mosquitoes love the weather here in Florida! They thrive in our subtropical climate, which can make it difficult to fully enjoy the outdoors. Even though they are here year-round, expect the peak of mosquito season in Fort Myers, Florida to be April through October.  During this time, these annoying invaders are in their prime, attacking our arms …

Are You Magnetically Attracted To Mosquitoes?

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Have you ever said to yourself, “Mosquitos seem to hunt me down!” Believe it or not, there is some truth to this statement. It’s actually a combination of factors that contribute to these little ankle biters following you around that outdoor barbeque. Let’s look at a few to discover why mosquitoes find you especially delicious. Why Do Mosquitoes Bite? The …

Larue’s General Manager David Jordan elected as the SW Regional Director for Florida Pest Management Association (FPMA)

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Larue Pest Management, Inc. announces their General Manager, David Jordan, was recently elected as the Southwest Regional Director for Florida Pest Management Association (FPMA). With more than 30 years’ experience in all aspects of the pest management industry, serving communities throughout the southwest United States, David is positioned to be a significant asset in this role with FPMA. The Right …

Little Known Facts About Florida Rats

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With the recent cold spells in SW Florida, rodent proofing is key! Rats and other rodents pose a real threat to our homes and our family’s health. Here are a few key facts to know about rats and mice and what to do about a possible infestation. How Do Rats and Mice Get into My Home? They are incredibly talented …

Rodent Infestation Increases with Recent Cold Spells

With the recent cold spells in SW Florida, rodent proofing is more important than ever to prevent rats and mice from invading homes. According to the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), rodents invade approximately 21 million U.S. homes each winter. Brandon Fout, Larue’s Pest Control Supervisor says, “Calls regarding rodent activity in homes have doubled since December and haven’t slowed …

Larue Pest Management, Inc Announces Promotion For Brandon Fout

Larue Pest Management, Inc. announces Specialty Services Technician, Brandon Fout, was recently promoted to Pest Control Supervisor for the company’s pest management division. His responsibilities now include overseeing this department, supervising 10 + technicians, and ensuring every customer receives a positive experience.  A 7th generation SW Florida native, Brandon has been in the pest management industry for 20+ years. Employed …

COVID-19 Safety Update

During this time of uncertainty, the health and well-being of our clients is our top priority. As we monitor developments related to Coronavirus (COVID-19), rest assured, we are committed to doing everything we can to ensure our customers and employees are safe. Our service is essential in preserving the health of our customers and protecting property. With that in mind, …

Larue Celebrates 40 Years Strong

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMEDIA CONTACT: Marin Asher, Director of MarketingLarue Pest Management, Inc. (239) 334-0880www.laruepest.com/contactFort Myers, FL, March 24, 2018 — Larue Pest Management, a local, family owned company providing pest control, lawn care and irrigation services in Southwest Florida, is celebrating 40 years of business. From its small beginnings in Lehigh Acres, it has grown to service thousands of residential and commercial clients …