Tabor Pest Control Blog

4 Reasons Why Large Roaches Love Your Space (& How to Evict Them!)

A large cockroach is walking around the kitchen floor of someones house, looking for food.

Nobody likes coming face-to-face with a roach. But when you suddenly see giant roaches randomly in your house, it’s an issue that needs to be immediately solved. They say cockroaches are the most resilient pests and can survive on anything. As unsettling as it is to see one huge cockroach, it might not be the…

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How to Stop Ants from Invading Your Bathroom: Identification and Prevention Tips

A swarm of ants are invading a homeowners bathroom

When it comes to unwelcome guests, ants might seem like the least of your worries. After all, they don’t seem to cause as much of a fuss as their pest cousins. But don’t let their small size fool you; these critters can be a real pain in the neck, especially when they turn up where…

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Wasp Attack: How To Get Rid Of Wasps In House?

A wasp is building a nest inside someones house

Wasps are considered one of the most dangerous pests to infiltrate your home. Their sting releases venom into our skin and its surrounding tissue. This results in immediate pain, inflammation, and swelling and, in rare cases, leads to life-threatening events. So, running away and hiding inside is pretty common when you suddenly see a wasp…

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I See A Roach Every Few Months: Occasional Roach Encounters & 4 Health Hazards They Pose

A man is spraying a cockroach he found in his home with roach spray

How often do you wake up in the middle of the night only to be surprised by an unwanted guest in their kitchen? But cockroaches come out at night, making them known as nocturnal insects. They hide under the fridge, sinks, washing machine, and any dark corner or crack in your home, only to come…

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Mosquito Menace: Protect Your Home and Health From Mosquitos Today

Many mosquitos are biting a persons hand

Mosquitoes are small blood-sucking pests that may not appear as repulsive as other infestations, but their potential dangers can be life-threatening. In Georgia and Alabama, the warm and humid climates make mosquitoes a common pest throughout the year. Addressing mosquito infestations is crucial due to their ability to spread viruses such as West Nile, dengue,…

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Termite Troubles: How To Spot & Treat Termite Infestations

A close-up image of termites

Termites cause one of the most troublesome pest infestations the U.S. faces each year, leading to an estimated $30 billion in damage, including crops and furniture. Spring and summer are the swarming seasons for termites, but these little pests are clever and can stay hidden for years without significant notice. The scary part is that…

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Bug Off! 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Battling Household Pests

A homeowner is attempting to spray chemicals inside his kitchen to control ants from coming into his home

The most common season for pests is spring and summer, when they like to form colonies or hide inside your home. With such inviting weather in the south, these unwanted guests tend to last longer throughout the year. It can be annoying to deal with pests on your own and sometimes even challenging when you…

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Common Pests In Southern Alabama & Georgia And How To Identify Them

Ants are common household pests in Southern Alabama & Georgia

Identifying common pests can be difficult for property owners as they come with multiple species. Any incorrect identification of any insect, mammal, microbe, or organism could damage your property and health severely. Incorrect pest identification could cost you your time, money, and energy. That’s what we at Tabor Pest Control specialize in, where our experts…

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Protect Your Home & Health: The Advantages of Professional Pest Control

A Tabor Pest Control team member standing by the company truck

While the fall breeze is a welcoming change for people in southeast Alabama, it increases the pests population like stink bugs, acorn weevils, ladybugs, boxelder bugs, and house spiders, making things worse for property owners. At the same time, summer is most annoyingly famous for mosquitos, while Spring brings ticks, fleas, wasps, ants, and termites…

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