Pest Control

Bug Proof Your Home

Being in this business for over 36 yrs. we, as a business, have seen numerous houses and even more problems.  Every house has a different issue and a different reason why they have those issues.  Along with getting your house serviced on a regular basis for rodents, insects, etc. , the most important aspect in …

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Some New Ant Videos

This new customer had us out cause they thought they had a small little ant problem around a window.  When I started dusting I found this:carpenter ant video part 1 The next video is inside the very same house.  I wish I would have had someone else to video the entire scene.  It was actually …

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Termite Inspections

Are you thinking on buying a house?  If you are then more than likely you will need termite inspections or WDI report.  WDI stands for wood destroying insect report.  Even if your mortgage company doesn’t require you to get one, I believe it is very important to invest the money to protect both you and …

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Termites. When to treat.

Termites……..Is there a certain time to treat that’s better than others? The quick answer is yes….when you actually have termites. The longer answer is no. You can treat you house for termites when ever you want. Now it is true that spring is when most termites seem to pop up, and that’s when people usually …

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Behind the Scenes

A quick look into where most everything happen at McGrath Pest Control. The ladies at the office do a great job at answering all your questions and scheduling your appointments.

Crazy Ant Video

A short video I took at a gas station the other day.  I decided to see if they would be attracted to this bait I put out.  What do you think? Crazy Ants

More Termite Lessons

Through the years of me doing this business, I’ve learned and seen a lot in the termite field.  Almost everyday I run into a situation that reminds me that part of my is not only to solve customers pest/termite issues, but to also educate them on how to keep some of these past issues from …

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Baiting vs. Spraying

As the summer begins here in Houston, one of the insects that will be “bugging” many homeowners will be the little nuisance ants.  There are many different types of nuisance ants out there.  The more popular ones are either the crazy ants, rover ants, or ghost ants.  These ants do not bite, but they will …

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Spring Update

Well spring has definitely sprung and we are booming with business. I love this time of the year. As a result of the mild winter we had in Houston, the termite swarmers are exploding everywhere. We are getting reports that people are seeing swarmers flying everywhere. If you haven’t had your house checked yet this …

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