Many people feel embarrassed to admit they have a pest problem in their home. Others might think it indicates a poorly kept household. On one hand, it’s unfair to assume that someone has a dirty home just because they have ants or other bugs.On the...

Most people have a basic notion of ant reproduction. At least, you probably know that ant colonies have a queen ant. As Hilton Head ant control specialists, it’s our job to bring a deeper knowledge of how ants reproduce, colonize, and spread. Know how they...

Ant budding is a bit like opening up a new franchise location instead of creating a new business. Basically, a team of worker ants escorts the pregnant queen to a new site. When her brood starts growing, the colony already has those mature workers. It’s...

Cockroaches might be the most hated pest. They’re large, they’re gross, and they walk all over your floors, walls and ceilings. And here in the Palmetto State, it’s no surprise that we see our fair share of “palmetto bugs.”At Island Pest Control, we value the...