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Zika Virus

Zika Virus Zika was first discovered in 1947. Zika, doesn’t infect the same mosquitoes as West Nile virus (the Culex species spreads West Nile). Aedes aegypti mosquito transmits Zika. The Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes spread Zika, Yellow Fever, … Continue reading


Termites Are Invasive

Experts are saying that due to heavy moisture from this past winter the result is larger than normal termite swarms. Termites look for wet and warm spots in a home. While small in size, large in number they can aggressively … Continue reading


Evict Unwanted House Guests

Are you comfortable sharing your home with flies, ants, roaches and rats? Some homeowners are unaware they are being invaded. This is the time of year, especially with warmer temperatures, when pest start to come out in droves looking for … Continue reading


Southern Pest Control Announces New Corporate Headquarters Location

Due to our increased growth, and our continuing efforts to ensure superior customer service, exact time appointments, along with customized pest control and exterminating services to better serve our clients, we are proud to announce the opening of a new … Continue reading


Termites Create New Colonies

The winged, sexually mature adults, called alates, fly off to create their own colonies during the spring. The presence of multiple winged termites inside a residence and around window sills is a good indication there’s a termite nest nearby. Since … Continue reading


Usual Suspects – The Top Three Insects and Bugs Expected To Be a Pest In 2019

Usual Suspects: The Top Three Insects and Bugs Expected To Be a Pest In 2019 ROACHES The largest cockroaches found in homes, the American cockroach, is not native to North America. The American cockroach most likely was transported to North … Continue reading


Company Announcement – Commercial Services

In response to customers’ requests, Southern and Sovereign Pest Control are proud to officially announce commercial pest control services are now being offered for small offices and individual businesses, warehouses, industrial and multi-family dwellings. We are using the same service … Continue reading


Christmas Tree Hitchhikers

There could be up to 25,000 bugs living in your Christmas tree. Thirty-Three million natural Christmas trees are sold in the United States every year. Insects brought into the warmth of a home behave as though spring has come and … Continue reading


Unwelcome Pest Invasion

What do we do when the temperature drops? We seek warm shelter. Same for a lot of pests. In addition to seeking refuge from the cold, pests are also searching for food sources. Rats and mice transmit diseases, transport fleas, … Continue reading


Don’t Do It Yourself Pitfalls

Homeowners may be tempted to buy “do it yourself” pesticides at a local hardware store in an attempt to rid their home of bugs. In order to effectively treat your home for pests, the insect must be correctly identified. Our … Continue reading