Residents in York, PA may notice a large amount of spotted lanternflies. These invasive bugs originated from Asia and were first discovered in Pennsylvania during 2014. They can cause serious damage to trees, and they reproduce quickly, laying 30-50 eggs at one time. Counties in Pennsylvania are actively trying to limit the spread of the flies in order to protect local wildlife. Fox offers special services to remove them, so call us if you notice them on your property.
Another pest that York homeowners may come into contact with are ants. Pavement ants, odorous house ants, and carpenter ants can all pose a problem if they enter a home. Carpenter ants chew through and create nests in porous wooden structures, which can cause significant damage to decks, fences, or wooden beams.
Ticks are another common pest in Palmyra. There are about 25 different types of ticks present in the area, but the most common are the blacklegged tick and the American dog tick. Both live in the eastern half of the U.S. and are drawn to wooded or grassy areas. They can feed on wildlife as well as humans and spread diseases. Fox offers tick treatment to help keep your yard safe and tick-free.
Fox technicians Brandon and Brian both grew up in York, PA. Brandon’s family is from the area and attended Eastern York High School. Brian has always attended the York State Fair every summer. He’s seen concerts there from bands like P.E. His favorite memory from the area is taking his son to the fair and enjoying the delicious funnel cakes. He also loves visiting the Morningstar Market, which is open year round and offers a selection of local produce, antiques, plants, and goods from local vendors.
Fox technician Cawayne recently moved to the York area from his hometown in Jamaica. He loves visiting Montego Bay Cuisine, an authentic Jamaican restaurant, for a taste of home. He has a love for cooking and was taught by his mother when he was young. He’ll often cook entrees like jerk chicken and curry chicken for his family.
Pests come in all shapes and sizes. From ants in your kitchen, to termites in your foundation, bug infestations are an inevitable part of homeownership in Lancaster. Some bugs are just a nuisance, like silverfish or crickets which like dark damp places. Other pests like termites or rodents are cause for concern as they cause property damage and can carry disease. Whatever the pest problem you might have in Lancaster, you came to the right place. Fox Pest Control is experienced at combating whatever Lancaster pest might be bothering you.
You might already know you have a pest problem. But here are a couple of the most common signs a pest control extermination look for in Lancaster.
Think you have a pest problem? Call Fox Pest Control at (717) 674-3119 for a free Lancaster pest control quote.
Your technician will conduct a thorough pest control inspection of your home and property in order to provide a customized pest treatment plan that will be most effective for your situation.
You will receive a detailed report of the service provided and helpful recommendations to remain pest free.
We come back regularly throughout the year to ensure the pests don’t come back. If you see any pest activity between your regularly scheduled service, simply give us a call. We’ll come back for free!
Is a trail of ants marching across your countertop,
or setting up camp in your cupboard?
Don't worry — we've got a solution!
Ants are masters of sneaking into your home through unsealed gaps in your cement, brick or siding.
They can also slip in through open gaps around windows or door frames.
If you've got food or moisture available, they'll come crawling.
Most ants are harmless.
But some, like fire ants, bite and sting.
Other types of ants build huge mounds that can tear up your lawn.
Carpenter ants can burrow into your wood,
causing major damage to window and door frames, or even the structure of your home.
If you see ants, call us.
We'll come that same day to solve your pest problem!
Our licensed, certified technicians know how to get the job done right.
Your Fox Pest Pro will thoroughly inspect your home,
and then create a customized plan to get rid of those pesky ants for good.
After the treatment, we'll send you a detailed report of what we did,
along with helpful suggestions for how to keep the ants outside where they belong.
We follow up with regular inspections,
carefully checking for any potential trouble spots.
If ants return, simply give us a call,
we'll come back for free!
Our service is 100% guaranteed.
Why not have one less thing to worry about?
Call us today for a free quote and same-day inspection.
Fox Pest Control. No Bugs. Simply Better.
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