Pest Control in Fish Hawk

Trustworthy Pest Control in Fish Hawk

Fish Hawk is among the closest-knit communities in Florida. The people here are supportive, friendly and always looking out for one another. The school district is amazing and the communities are beautiful and lush. That’s why when it comes to pest control, the residents of Fish Hawk trust only the best and most careful – Greenhouse Termite and Pest Control.

As a family-owned pest control company, we take pride in using the most effective EPA-declared reduced risk pesticides available. However, this allows us to deliver reliable results without putting the health of our clients and their families and pets at risk.

Additionally some of the pests we commonly deal with in Fish Hawk include:

  • Ants
  • Cockroaches
  • Spiders
  • Silverfish
  • Wasps
  • Hornets
  • Termites
  • Fire Ants

No matter what kind of pest problem you have, our team at Greenhouse Termite and Pest Control can help. We offer a wide range of pest control services that are designed to meet the unique needs of each client.

For more information about our safe and effective pest control solutions, contact us today. We look forward to helping you keep your Fish Hawk home pest-free

Your Local Fish Hawk Technician

Austin Techq

Austin

Austin is a resident of Riverview who embraces the joy of fatherhood, having recently welcomed a baby boy into his loving home. With a wife and daughter, they are now a family of four. Professionally Austin tackles every pest challenge with unwavering professionalism and expertise, delivering outstanding service that exceeds expectations.   

 

Fish Hawk

Navigate the familiar streets of Fish Hawk, from charming neighborhoods to the busy farmers’ market. Greenhouse Termite and Pest Control, your trusted pest control partner, ensures residents are protected from spiders, roaches, and more, allowing you to enjoy the charm of Fish Hawk Living without unwanted guests.

Where Are Ants in My Home Coming From?

Ant Control in Fish Hawk

Are you seeing ants on the counter of your Fish Hawk home and are you wondering where they are coming from? We are here to help and walk you through some possibilities.

Ants are coming from the outside. So you need not worry about looking for a nest inside.

Ants can enter through the tiniest crack. Ants will enter through cracks in the wall or foundation of the home. They will enter through doors and windows too. Being so small, they can enter the smallest opening if there is food and water inside. Be sure to seal cracks and crevices, especially around doors and windows.

Are there trees touching your home? Ants love to use trees as bridges to your home. Make sure they are pruned away from your home.

Follow the trail. Sometimes, to see where the ants are coming from you can simply follow the trail. You don’t always have that luxury if you have walls or other things in the way.

Removal Doesn’t Work. Removing the ants will not work. You need to look for the source and apply a barrier of pesticide to stop the ant trail of pheromones.

A professional pest control company in Fish Hawk really is the best option for getting rid of ants in your home. Thankfully, we have the knowledge to identify the type of ant and the products and equipment to treat them. We hope to hear from you!

Dangerous Spiders

Spider Control in Fish Hawk

What are the most dangerous spiders in Fish Hawk? Well, we are glad you found us so we can fill you in on the dangerous spiders in Fish Hawk and what to look out for.

  • Widow Spiders. There are 3 types of venomous widow spiders in Florida – the Black Widow, the Red Widow and the Brown Widow. Thankfully Widow Spiders are generally timid and will only bite if they are threatened. For example, be careful about reaching into or under an object where a spider might be hiding. Think before you reach into an old shoe that are stored outside!
  • Brown Recluse. The Brown Recluse spider is brown with a violin shape on its back. There are not many Brown Recluse spiders in Florida and therefore, the chance of getting bitten is small.

Symptoms of a spider bite by a widow or a recluse include pain, swelling, nausea, sweating, and muscle cramps. Seek medical attention of you think you have been bitten by a widow or recluse spider

Dangerous spiders are uncommon but spider control is still important for your Fish Hawk home. If you have plenty of non venomous spiders at your home, chances are that conditions are condusive for veneous spiders too. Greenhouse can help with spider control in Fish Hawk and we offer free quotes.

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What Kind of Roaches Are in My Home

Roach Control in Fish Hawk

Most likely, the kind of roach you saw scuttering past you on the floor is an American Roach, otherwise know as a Palmetto bug. However, there are other types of roaches that may be at your home, including:

  • American roach – as mentioned the American roach, otherwise known as the Palmetto bug, is the most common roach found in Fish Hawk homes. They are glossy brown and roughly 1.4-1.6 inches long. Luckily, they prefer to live outside in shrubs, bushes and mulch beds (they actually love palmetto shrubs), however they will enter a home in search of food and water.
  • German roach – the German Roach is the most unpopular roach there is. They only live inside and are brought into the home through boxes and bags. They multiply incredibly quickly and live in the bathroom or kitchen due to the access to water.
  • Other roaches common roaches in Fish Hawk are Brown Banded Roach, Smokey Brown roaches, Australian Cockroach, Florida Woods cockroach, Asian Cockroach and Oriental Cockroach. These roaches are less common than American Roaches and German Roaches in Fish Hawk.

The trick is to get a pest control provider that can identify the roach at your home, point out how they are getting in your home and treat accordingly. A good pest provider should eliminate roaches from your home in 1-2 visits. Call Greenhouse for your guaranteed roach service.

What Is a Fire Ant and How Do I Get Rid of Them?

Fire Ant Control in Fish Hawk

Fire ants are typically red in color. They get their name for the nasty sting that they can do to a human! They build nests in the yard that look sandy and are roughly 2 square feet wide. Nests should be avoided as they can quickly sting a person and often many ants will sting at once. It is important to stay away from fire ant mounds especially if you are allergic.

The best way to get rid of fire ants in Fish Hawk is with a Greenhouse Lawn Spray. And we aren’t just promoting our services. In fact, we have tried a few different methods and through trial and error we have developed a full yard treatment. The reason being, if you see a fire ant mound in your Fish Hawk yard, chances are there are thousands more ants living under the soil where you can’t see. Our lawn spray treats the entire yard and penetrates the soil throughout your entire yard.

If you see a mound, give us a call for your free customized quote.

How to Identify Subterranean Termites

Termite Control in Fish Hawk

Have you pulled back a log in your Fish Hawk yard to see hundreds of bugs and then become overwhelmed with the fear that it may be termites? Chances are you may be right, but you could also be mistaken with ants.

Here are some tips on what to look for to identify a subterranean termite in Fish Hawk.

  1. Mud tubes. Subterranean termites build very distinctive mud tubes on posts and pillars. They do this to reach more wood sources and to protect their colony while doing so.
  2. Subterranean termites are creamy white to dark brown/black in color. They have 6 legs and are roughly 1/8 inch long. They do have antennae and they tend to look narrow and oval in shape. There are different types of subterranean termites with different features and we can help identifying what you have. Just send us an email at letsgo@mygreenhousepro.com and we will have one of our Certified Operators review and identify the insect.
  3. Soft wood. Another sign you have a termite infestation is wood that is decayed and hollow (if you open it up, you can often see the termites).
  4. Termite droppings can also be seen near a nest. It looks like a small pile of sawdust.

Send us a picture and we will tell you if you have termites at your home in Fish Hawk. We offer a continuous baiting method that is safer on the environment. It is called Sentricon and it is backed by years of research. We are happy to partner with Sentricon to offer the best baiting system that only needs to checked once per year.

Wasps and Hornets Are Disrupting Homeowners

Wasp and Hornet Control in Fish Hawk 

Lots of natural landscaping, native plants and lovely gardens are one of the reasons you live in Fish Hawk. It is attractive to come home from work and leave behind the hustle and bustle of Tampa. As you drive down Boyette Road, you are reminded about what a beautiful place Fish Hawk is to live. However, these elements also attract pests of the stinging kind. Treating wasps in Fish Hawk has become a specialty for Greenhouse. We also specialize in eliminating hornets in Fish Hawk and yellow jackets too.

Don’t worry about removing nests from your home and the fear that comes with doing so, leave it up to Greenhouse Termite and Pest Control. We will come to your home and develop a specialized plan to eliminate wasps and hornets from your home. Further, we also offer free retreats between services should any issues arise. Call us today for a customized quote and take the fear out of walking outside your door to a group of wasps coming in to attack you.

You Don’t Have to Live With Fleas & Ticks 

Fleas and Tick Control in Fish Hawk 

The farmhouse style homes and large yards feel like country living in Fish Hawk. Watching the kids play outside in the backyard and hosting BBQs on the weekend is the reason why you love living in Fish Hawk. Country living is the only way for some, but it has its fair share of issues, namely fleas and ticks.

Flea control in Fish Hawk has been on the uptick and we are delighted to serve you. Greenhouse offers inside flea flushes for infestations, outside flea flushes for serious outside flea issues and we also offer preventative treatments. Lawn sprays are the best form of eradication and prevention treatment, however we would love the opportunity to provide a customized treatment plan for your home. Protect your family, including the four-legged members by contacting Greenhouse.

Tick populations are increasing in Florida and with that cases of Lyme disease are being reported often. Additionally, ticks can also be very harmful and even deadly for pets. Greenhouse provides tick treatment and prevention in Florida. We don’t want you to fear enjoying the large parks in Fish Hawk or your great backyard area. Give us a call for all your tick treatment and prevention needs and get back to living!

Here’s what your neighbors have to say

Randy Babin
Randy Babin
Pedro worked efficiently the entire time. He listened to my concerns and explained how he was available if I had any questions. I appreciate that the ingredients used in their spray is non toxic to humans and pets.
Paulette Hamel
Paulette Hamel
Angel was nice and did a great job!
Matthew Nelson
Matthew Nelson
Johan was very thorough and even helped with some new issues we are having on the interior of the home. Great service, and just a great guy.
Brant Wensloff
Brant Wensloff
Greenhouse Environment is a top notch professional pest control business. I have been using them for pest, rodent and mosquito control with great effectiveness.. Roaches have been non-existent! My technician, Johnathan is always punctual, polite and thorough. He is more than accommodating if you request an inside application. I would absolutely recommend Greenhouse Environment!
Elliot Roman
Elliot Roman
Technician was prompt, professional and very efficient.
Lysandra Ramos
Lysandra Ramos
I hate bugs! But I also don’t like chemicals all over the house. I trust Greenhouse, and its products. Everyone in the office Isabell, Allie and Ashley are all super helpful and educated on what I needed help with. Thank you for your awesome service.
Isabell
Isabell
Ryleigh Brancato
Ryleigh Brancato
Nik B was very professional as was my experience with all of the greenhouse team! He informed me of what he was doing during the entire process at my home and also pointed out some additional things to watch out for. I would recommend him and greenhouse!
Michael Cherniak
Michael Cherniak
Pedro was sociable and professional. Explained what he was planning to do, answered a couple of questions and did his job. Thanks Pedro!
Melissa Lahmeyer
Melissa Lahmeyer
Nik B is great. Very professional, efficient, and knowledgeable. Always great with our dog and happy to help with whatever pest control needs we have. We haven't had any issues with ants, spiders, termites or roaches since starting with Greenhouse. Thanks.
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