springtime pest control

When the weather warms up after winter, insects and other pests begin to wake up from dormancy and start to breed. And as San Antonio residents know all too well, pests can breed very quickly! Before you know it, your home could be playing host to creatures like ants, roaches, spiders and flies. The good …

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garden pest control

The most bountiful gardens often have the highest number of seasonal visitors – and we’re not just talking about your next-door neighbor! Every successful gardener wants to welcome helpful insects to their garden and bar the troublemakers. But how can you keep your garden safe from damaging pests without compromising the safety of your harvest? …

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flea removal

Whether in your home or on your pets, the last insect you want around is the flea. Fleas can make your family and your pets miserable with the scratching and itching their bites cause and the diseases they host. How can you prevent these pests from invading your home? At Apple Pest Control, we know …

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pest control myths

Myths about pests and pest control have circulated around homeownership for years. You’ve likely heard your fair share, too. These myths include bed bugs targeting dirty homes, or you should set cheese out to catch mice. Some myths about pests may be well-intentioned advice, but they are rarely rooted in fact. More often, these myths …

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winter pest control

South Texas winters don’t always introduce extreme temperature changes. Nonetheless, we all keep an eye out to prepare for drastic cold fronts, and so do annoying bugs and pests. Some pests go into hibernation during cooler months, so winter is commonly considered natural pest control. However, many winter pests in Texas find shelter with us …

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As we get into the chilly months, wildlife may start to appear on your property, such as raccoons. Some people find raccoons as cute creatures – but be careful! They’re wild animals that can threaten you and your pets’ life. At Apple Pest Control, we understand the lack of control over pests in or around …

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Insects and pests have developed a wide variety of methods to stay out of sight and mind of predators and those that wish them harm. The downside to this adaptability is that they use these methods as a way to fool unsuspecting homeowners and take up residence. The following are the main methods pests stay …

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Fleas are never something you want to see in your home, especially if you are a pet owner. While fleas aren’t too difficult to get rid of, it is still important to be knowledgeable about them to treat the infection correctly since they won’t go away on their own.  What Are Fleas? Fleas are small …

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protecting babies from bugs

With San Antonio and the surrounding areas being so warm most of the year, insects are usually a common presence in our lives. Our first instinct is to spray bug killers, but many of the most popular bug sprays are actually full of harmful chemicals. So what do you do to get rid of your …

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Pest control companies that spray for ants

If you live in Texas, you know the weather changes all the time. The cold days don’t stick around as long as the warm days, but we still have a winter – usually. Pesky bugs that crawl and fly around you in the warm months almost seem to completely disappear in the winter months. While …

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