13 Aug

Gnats

Gnat is the common name for many small, winged insects in the fly grouping. Contrary to popular belief, these tiny flying insects are not “babies,” they are adults. The tiny flying insects that many people call “gnats” could really be fruit flies or fungus gnats. Depending on species,…

03 Jul

Millipedes

Millipedes normally live outdoors in damp places. Around homes they live in flowerbeds and gardens. People find millipedes under mulch, piles of dead leaves, or under piles of grass clipping. Millipedes also live under structures like dog houses and storage sheds. Millipedes thrive in places where the soil…

03 Jul

Wasp

Varies tremendously depending on species. Most have two pair of wings and a pinched waist. They range in colors from black to metallic greens and blues and vary in size from almost microscopic to several centimeters long. Wasp species are categorized as social or solitary. As their name…

03 Jul

Spider

In homes and commercial spaces, spiders and spider webs are generally considered unsightly. A spider infestation could give off the impression that the property is not hygienic (which is especially of concern for businesses that serve food like bars and restaurants and hotels) piders commonly enter homes in…

03 Jul

Flies

Here are some other things you should know about flies and fly control: Flies are a common cause of food contamination and food poisoning. When flies infest your property and land on surfaces, they can spread all the bacteria and pathogens they have on their bodies. The presence…

03 Jul

Rodent

Finding mice in your home or business can be very distressing. Mice are known to spread disease as they search for food and shelter. This poses great health risks in kitchens or where children play. Their natural and constant gnawing habit means mice can also cause great damage…

03 Jul

Bed Bugs

If you have bed bugs in your house, the only thing on your mind will be getting rid of them as quickly as possible. Bed bugs stay close to a food source, so are found where people tend to rest and sleep, hence the name bed bug.  The…

03 Jul

Cockroach

There are many species of cockroaches in Tropical island that can become pests: German cockroach, brown banded cockroach, oriental cockroach, smoky brown cockroach and American cockroach. the one that has the greatest potential for becoming persistent and troublesome is the German cockroach, which prefers indoor locations. Oriental and…

03 Jul

Ants

Signs of Ants If you’ve seen a few ants scuttling around on the floor, they might be just having a look around. However, they might be the sign of a larger ant infestation. Ant Infestation Signs Live insects – If you’re seeing large numbers of live insects then…

03 Jul

Mosquito

Umas pest control  has designed a program that is geared toward reducing mosquito populations around the home. Since mosquitoes can travel distances and you have no control over forested areas or swamp areas, you can’t totally eliminate mosquitoes around your home, even with our help. However, our service…