Texas Star Pest & Termite customizes each pest management program to the specific needs of the customer. With over 40 years of pest control experience, we know what bugs North Texans the most.
The most common pests found in North Texas include:
No matter what kind of home you live in, it could be attacked by termites. If you suspect termites in your home, call for more information.
Cockroaches can enter through small cracks and crevices, vents and pipes and in grocery bags or on firewood. They carry numerous diseases and can contaminate food.
Ants are one of the biggest nuisance pests because they can easily enter through small cracks and can nest anywhere in and around your home.
Flies are not only annoying, they can also carry harmful bacteria that they pick up from decaying materials and spread to any uncovered food sources.
Silverfish can damage food, paper and fabric. Earwigs are unsightly and feed on a variety of plants. Crickets can chew anything from carpets to clothing.
Fabric pests can be brought in on cut flowers or antique items such as natural fiber carpeting, clothes, hatboxes, etc. They can multiply rapidly within the favorable conditions of a home.
Rodents slip in through open doors, attics or foundation vents. They chew through furniture and electrical wiring and can carry infectious diseases.
Spiders invade a home through windows and doors. They cause unsightly cobwebs and a few spiders have bites that can be painful and sometimes require medical attention.
Stinging & Biting Pests
Stinging pests, such as bees, wasps and hornets can dwell in gardens or shrubbery and can build nests in openings. Biting pests, such as fleas and ticks and lice are most commonly brought into the home by pets.
Pantry pests, such as beetles and weevils, can get into and contaminate dry goods like flour, rice, beans and dried fruits.