Why Are My Coconut & Royal Palm Trees Dying?

What’s killing my Royal Palm? Why is my Coconut Palm tree dying all of the sudden? Is it getting the right nutrients or could lightning really be to blame?   Watching one of your precious palms go from green and healthy to brown and barely making it can be devastating!  We receive calls from people in distress over the same …

Landscaping Design Tip #12 – How to Attract Florida Wildlife

Would you like to know how to attract more Florida wildlife in your own backyard? This is the final tip in our series of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. A beautiful, well-maintained landscape can be a gift not just to your family, but also to the many creatures that …

Landscaping Tip #9 – Enjoy Your Yard More with Fire Ant Control

Feel the BURN! Fire ants are a painful fact of life in Southwest Florida. These stinging pests can leave burning red welts, that turn into blisters and become very itchy. Children are especially susceptible to the stings and can experience major swelling if bitten. Fortunately, you can get fire ant control and stop them from taking over your yard and …

Landscaping Tip #5 – Are You Giving Your Palms the Care They Need?

Palm trees are an indispensable part of the Southwest Florida landscape—nothing says paradise like our majestic palms. This is the fifth of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. With their leafy fronds rustling in the gentle breeze, they signal that you and your family live in a tropical eden. But …

Landscaping Tip #4 – What You Need to Know About Lawn Care in Naples and Fort Myers

The sub-tropical climate of Fort Myers and Naples offer unique challenges in maintaining your landscape. You really need to consider a lawn care program that’s specifically designed for South West Florida’s soil and weather conditions. This is the fourth of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. To keep an eye-catching …

12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard

Southwest Florida is a subtropical paradise with blue skies in winter and lush greenery all year round. You want your landscape to be healthy and beautiful so your family can enjoy this stunning location, but knowing just what to do to keep your yard looking its best can be a challenge.

Larue is Our Name and Education is Our Game!

Have you ever wondered how to keep your grass green or get rid of a household pest problem? Where do you start when you want to learn more about any given topic? I bet the first thing you do is search the Internet for free, helpful information and photos… am I right?

2012: A Great Year for Larue Pest Management

We hope you had a great 2012 and are enjoying 2013 so far! January seemed to fly by in the blink of an eye, so before 2013 is here and gone, I thought it might be nice to share some of the highlights from the past year at Larue Pest Management. 2012 was a very successful year for us, which …