Signs Of Termites | Evidence Of Termite Infestation

Dead Swarm Of Flying Winged Termites Dead Swarm Of Flying Winged Termites Flying termites, mud tubes, wings, droppings, and other little bits of evidence they leave behind. These are the most common visible signs of a termite infestation in your home or other structure. These bits of evidence left behind by termites are what we get the most calls on. … Read More

Carlsbad Lawns | Fertilize For Better Weed Control

Weed Free Fertilized Lawn In Carlsbad Carlsbad’s soil has a lot to be desired as far as nutrients for good plant growth. For that matter, all of Southeast New Mexico soil is dominantly sand and limestone which holds little or no organic nutrients at all. Weeds often seem to be the only vegetation that grow well in it. The soil … Read More

African Rue Management | Southeast New Mexico

African Rue In Flower – NPS [Public domain] African Rue In Flower – NPS [Public domain] African Rue is an invasive weed species that has become well established in Southeast New Mexico. It has very heavy pressure near Carlsbad and spreads through most of the southeast corner of New Mexico as well as many parts of the country. Horizon Pest … Read More

Mosquito Control Tips, Ideas, And Service | Eddy County New Mexico

Horizon Pest Control provides mosquito control services for Carlsbad, Artesia, and all of Eddy County New Mexico. Give us a call today at 575-725-9331. Carlsbad Flumes Carlsbad Flumes Mosquitos need water to breed and reproduce. So, of course they thrive most and become out of control where there’s plenty of water for them. And while Eddy County in Southeast New … Read More

Common Broadleaf Weeds In Carlsbad And Artesia

There is a variety of broadleaf weeds that infest Carlsbad and Artesia lawns and properties. The desert atmosphere of Southeast New Mexico is perfect for their survival. However, there are just a handful of weed and vegetation types that infest lawns to the point of needing herbicide treatments to manage them. This list shows the most common weeds that we … Read More

Best Time To Spray Weeds In Carlsbad New Mexico

Truthfully, In Carlsbad, weed control is a year round thing. Our Southeast New Mexico desert climate and weather patterns provide perfect conditions for a variety of weeds to germinate throughout the year. Proper weed management is both preventive and curative. And in our opinion, the preventive approach gives better longer lasting results. And with such a long growing season like … Read More

The Oilfield Boom Brings The Bed Bug Boom To Southeast New Mexico

Bed Bug Bed Bug The recent oilfield population boom has had a huge impact on the number of confirmed bed bug infestations in the Carlsbad, Eddy County, and Southeast New Mexico area. While the population in Carlsbad alone from the oilfield or any high traffic industry is bound to bring in a few cases, the constant sharing and changing of … Read More

Do I Need A Termite Treatment Or Inspection

Subterranean Termite Soldier Subterranean Termite Soldier While cities like Carlsbad in Southeast New Mexico have fewer incidence of termite infestations than the rest of the country, we still have our fair share. 42% of our inspections turn up positive for active termites and other wood destroying insects. 80% of our inspections find signs of past termite activity. Even if you … Read More

Cockroach Control – Preparing For The Exterminator

Dead Cockroach After A Treatment Dead Cockroach After A Treatment Cockroach infestations are common pest control issue here in Carlsbad. They range from minor “water bug” (Oriental Roach) presence to extreme infestations of German roaches. Some are rather easy to control and others take multiple treatments, a bit of time, persistence, and specialized insecticides. While this article is directed more … Read More

Is Fall Pre Emergent Weed Control Really Necessary

A Weed Free Lawn In The Fall A Weed Free Lawn In The Fall Is Fall pre emergent weed spray really necessary in Carlsbad and the temperate climate of Southeast New Mexico? Actually, we consider our Fall weed control program to be the best treatment we put down all year. In Carlsbad, this is especially true since our Fall season … Read More