What are ornamental pests? Ornamental pests are those that feed on ornamental plants (those that are grown for aesthetic reasons). Insects and mites that feed on these plants, landscape trees, and other woody ornamentals can take away from the beauty …

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Asian cockroaches (Blattella asahinai) are very prevalent insect pests in Texas, including in Porter. They look so much like German roaches (Blattella germanica) that even pest control professionals can have some difficulty telling the difference: Both roach species are small …

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How to Get Rid of Ants From Your Porter, TX Home Ants are the worst house-guests: they show up without an invitation, get into everything, track bacteria everywhere, and just stick around to wear out their welcome. With all the …

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Wasps are aggressive stinging insects and most people don't want them around. When we refer to wasps, we are referring to stinging insects in general, including paper wasps, yellow jackets, hornets, and mud daubers.  But how do keep them out …

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Are termites common in Texas? Termites are an increasing problem in Texas, especially in areas like Houston that feature humidity and  moisture. Texas arguably has one of the highest concentration of termites in the country. It puts all of our …

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