Category Archives: pest control

Top 100 Pest Control Companies

Southern and Sovereign Pest Control were recently named one of Pest Control Technology’s (PCT) Top 100 pest management firms in the United States. The award recognizes pest control businesses based on performance, sustained growth, and revenue.
Ashley

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House Fly

House flies hangout at places like dumps, sewers, and garbage heaps. They feed on fecal matter, discharges from wounds and sores, sputum, and all sorts of moist decaying matter such as spoiled fish, eggs and meat.

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Warning – Powassan virus

True or False? A Bite from a Tick Infected with the Powassan Virus may Cause Death.
Not all ticks carry viruses and not all people bitten by a tick will get sick. A tick needs to be

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Warmer Weather Pushes Pests from a Winter’s Rest

Expect a Very Buggy Spring and Summer
Thus far 2017 has been warmer than usual. Warm weather wakes hibernating pests from their winter hiding spots. Due to pests and insect species being able to survive the warm

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Why Hire a Pest Control Company

Looking to protect your home, family and pets against those annoying pests? Consider the advantages of using a pest control service.

Pest infestations can damage your property.
Bees or wasps stings can trigger dangerous allergic reactions.
Trained knowledgeable technicians

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A Referral Program that Benefits Both the Referrer and the Referred

Southern Pest Control is offering a Double-Sided Escalating Referral Program that will reward $50 to $250 for those who refer a friend, neighbor, family member, acquaintance or client that becomes a Pest Control or a Pet

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Subterranean Termites

Subterranean Termites, who have been in existence for millions of years, reside within colonies underground in moist secluded areas. Subterranean Termites have been known to build elaborate mud tubes to tunnel hundreds of feet to reach

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Do Earwigs Burrow Into Your Brain To Lay Eggs While You Sleep?

Not true. Earwigs do not crawl into people’s ear canals to lay their eggs. The name Earwig is derived from the Anglo-Saxon ear-wicga, which roughly translated means, the “ear wiggler.”
Characteristics

Earwigs are nocturnal.
Earwigs eat plants, flowers, fruits

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Who Else Has Been Eating My Cereal?

Noticed any small beetles crawling on your counters or worse in your cereal? Pantry pests usually go unnoticed in the home until there is an infestation.
The Saw-Tooth Beetle, is a slender, dark brown beetle 2.5 to

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Southern Pest Control Announces New Location in Ellicott City, MD

Southern Pest Control Announces New Location in Ellicott City, MD

Due to our increased growth in the Southern Maryland area and our continuing efforts to ensure superior customer service along with customized pest control and exterminating services

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