Archives: 2018

Rat inside house

Rodent Prevention in Your Home

Rodents begin to look for warm places to live when temperatures drop and fall sets in.  You can protect your home today with Suburban Exterminating’s Rodent Shield all-natural treatment!

Dog outside scratching at fleas

5 Signs of a Flea Problem

The most obvious sign of a flea problem is when your pets are continuously scratching themselves. Long Islanders begin to report flea infestations late August and all of September.

Yellow Jacket on Hand close up

Yellow Jacket Removal – Get Rid of Yellow Jackets

Looking to get rid of yellow jackets? Call Suburban Exterminating if you suspect yellow jacket activity on your property. Because of their tendency to sting when threatened, yellow jacket control requires protective clothing: long sleeves, trousers tucked into socks, gloves, and a beekeeper’s hat. You want to avoid getting stung.

Earwig on the ground

Top 6 Questions about Earwigs

All about earwig bugs: what they are, what they eat, where they live, how they behave and how Suburban Exterminating can help get rid of earwigs.

Black carpenter bee with blue wings

Get Rid of Carpenter Bees: Treatment and Removal

Getting rid of carpenter bees requires treating each hole. The holes should be sealed and repairs made.  Adults spend their winter in these galleries/holes, emerging in the spring to mate. A trained pest control professional can help you get rid of these bees. Sometimes, the damage caused by carpenter bees will attract woodpeckers.

Three carpenter ants closeup

Carpenter Ants in Your Home?

The large black ants in your Long Island home are most likely carpenter ants. Getting rid of carpenter ants is not a job for your DIY homeowner because this ant can have several satellite nests and thousands of workers