19 01, 2021

4 Easy Ways to Control Ants in Your Flower Garden


As we begin to look towards spring and spending more time outdoors, we also begin to plan our flower garden. Although horticulturalists do not categorize ants as a garden pest, most homeowners consider the ant a most unwelcomed tenant in the flower garden. In the South, we are plagued with [...]

4 Easy Ways to Control Ants in Your Flower Garden2021-02-24T23:15:52+00:00
26 10, 2020

5 Signs of Mice or Rats in Your Home


Life in the Lowcountry brings with it a variety of pests – none of which are welcome in your home. This area is a haven for rodents, and as the seasons change and the weather becomes cooler rodents prefer to make their way inside in search of food and shelter. [...]

5 Signs of Mice or Rats in Your Home2021-03-08T16:40:01+00:00
9 09, 2020

Termite Fast Facts


Termites rank as one of the most destructive insect pests in the world and are classified as invasive insects. They wreak havoc on the bones of your home and cause more than $5 billion in damage annually in the United States alone. Formosan subterranean termites cause 1/3 of the total [...]

Termite Fast Facts2021-03-08T17:11:20+00:00
14 08, 2020

Managing Mosquito Season


Imagine this: It’s a warm, sunny day in August and you’re outside with friends and family about to fire up the grill. Suddenly, you have to move the gathering inside because everyone is getting bitten by mosquitoes! As residents of southeast Georgia, we’re all familiar with the headache that mosquitoes [...]

Managing Mosquito Season2021-03-08T17:11:09+00:00
8 04, 2020

Enhanced Exterior Pest Control Services


Pest control is an essential business, and at Yates-Astro Termite & Pest Control we continue to service homes and businesses in the Coastal Empire. All of our employees are instructed to follow the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for protecting themselves and others. These recommendations include limiting [...]

Enhanced Exterior Pest Control Services2021-03-08T17:10:55+00:00
30 12, 2019

7 Common Types of House Spiders


North America is home to about 3,400 species of spiders. Spiders are arachnids, and they’re related to scorpions, mites, and ticks. Unfortunately, spiders can and do make their way into our homes. Thankfully, the most common types of house spiders are harmless to humans, but there are exceptions. [...]

7 Common Types of House Spiders2021-03-08T17:10:43+00:00
27 11, 2019

12 Questions and Answers About Mice in Your Home


Mice can get into homes and become a real problem—building nests, contaminating food, causing damage, and spreading disease. To get rid of them, you need to understand what they do and what they like. Trapping and removing them is usually the best DIY method for controlling a mouse problem. Poisoning [...]

12 Questions and Answers About Mice in Your Home2021-03-08T17:10:35+00:00
1 11, 2019

8 Prep Steps for Rodent Control Service


Seeing or hearing even just one mouse in your home can mean there’s a rodent family hiding in the walls or attic. Rodents are more active at night, so you may never really know how big the problem is until you start noticing damage. It is possible to rid of [...]

8 Prep Steps for Rodent Control Service2021-03-08T17:10:25+00:00
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