Bed bugs are harder to treat than any other household pests for several reasons. Bed bug treatments/removal require cooperation from both the professional and the home owner. The home owner will be asked to handle their personal items in a specific way; such as washing all clothing from the infected area in very hot water

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Here in Tampa, Florida we put up with a lot of bugs, including the Crazy Ant. The Crazy Ant is a small brown or black ant about 1/8 ” long. These ants can become a real pain in the neck. The Crazy Ant will invade just about any building they find, as well as the

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The German Cockroach is a small species of cockroach.  Much smaller than the American Cockroach, and often confused with the Asian Cockroach. While there are many similarities, there are some differences that can be seen if you know what you are looking for. One easy difference is the fact that the German Cockroach doesn’t fly,

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Pest Prevention Pest Control Tampa Bay & Plant City, FL Three Steps to Pest Prevention: Clean up – Reduce clutter around the stove, fridge and kitchen cabinets, by recycling newspaper, paper and plastic bags, cardboard, and bottles. Store clothing or linen you don’t use in sealed plastic boxes or bags. Vacuum thoroughly with a hose

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There are two very different kinds of rats here in the Tampa Bay area. Hopefully this will help you identify which one you might be having a problem with and why. There is the Roof Rat, also known as the Ship Rat, Fruit Rat, Black Rat, or Alexandrian Rat. They won’t usually go beyond 100 – 300

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At Safari Pest Control in Tampa & Plant City, we know our clients are proud of where they reside. We realize how difficult it is to preserve the attractiveness of your home and landscape. So Safari Pest Control technicians will always arrive at your home in a late model, well maintained service vehicle. To insure

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Here in Tampa Bay, Florida pests are a problem all year long.  There are a few pests that aren’t as exasperating and unrelenting as others, but for the most part the majority are a real pain, leaving you feeling uneasy in your own residence. Our damp, balmy climate is just what these pests need to flourish. Then

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Occasional Pest Control Treatments vs Annual Pest Control Service Agreements Here in Tampa, Florida the climate, and the abundance of water is a perfect environmental blend for all kinds of unwanted insects. As a matter of fact, Florida, especially the Tampa area, for the most part does not have an off season when it comes to those nasty

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The Deadliest Insect on Earth! Most insects are harmless to humans. A lot of insects actually are beneficial to us, but there are a few insects that can kill us. The deadliest of all is the tiny mosquito. Most mosquito bites are only annoying but a disease carrying mosquito can be lethal. The male mosquito does not bite humans. They feed on

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You can’t live in Tampa, FL and be spider free. Not being from here I realized fast that Florida grows everything bigger than other parts of the country, including spiders, and lots of them. Thank God I married a pest control man ~ Safari Ray. He makes sure I am safe and sound from all

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Here are some reasons to consider a professional pest service. A professional pest service can have many benefits such as constant control of roaches, ants and spiders. The pest pro is a trained technician that knows where and how to handle infestations. Your home is one of your largest investments and you will want to protect it from damaging invaders.

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