Common Lawn Diseases in Oklahoma

As the saying goes, April showers bring May flowers. All of that refreshing spring rain helps your plants begin to grow after their quick snooze in the colder months. Unfortunately, when your grass turns lush and green again, you’re more likely to notice the signs of lawn diseases that snuck... Read More

What You Should Know About Termite Damage

Spring is upon us here in Oklahoma City, which means warmer temperatures and plentiful rain. Although we look forward to blooming flowers and green grass this time of year, there’s one unwelcome visitor we don’t look forward to seeing: termites. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Oklahoma... Read More

Pest Prevention: Eliminating Spiders

No one likes an unwanted guest in their home, especially when said guests have eight legs. The good news is you can help protect your home from spiders by taking certain precautions. Benefits of Spiders While we know spiders aren’t necessarily appealing, we feel the need to stick up for... Read More

5 Ways to Prepare Your Oklahoma Home and Lawn for Spring

While you may not be thinking about barbecues or mosquitoes on a dreary, chilly day, the colder months are a key time to prepare for spring. Not only should you safeguard your home for the onslaught of creepy crawlers, but also keep your lawn healthy so it can be as... Read More

Staff Spotlight: Von Roberts on Running a Family Business

Von Roberts of Acenitec crosses all the t’s and dots all the i’s for his family’s business. As vice president and secretary treasurer, Von handles accounts payable and receivable and assists with human resources, overseeing payroll, health insurance, dental insurance, and the 401K program for all employees. He gets tags... Read More

Spookiest Bugs in Oklahoma

When the weather becomes crisp and the leaves start to fall, people tend to stop thinking about bugs. However, skeletons and scary Halloween costumes aren’t the only spooky parts of the fall season: many creepy crawlers are still lurking and can destroy your yard. Consider all that you’ve done for... Read More

Summer Insect Infestation

When the wave of dry heat inevitably hits Oklahoma, those scorching temperatures are just as unbearable to insects as they are humans. It’s no wonder pests are driven to cooler climates, which usually means taking up residence in and around our homes. If summer pests have you running for the... Read More

Treating Lawn Grubs in Oklahoma

If you’re frustrated by the challenges of lawn care in Oklahoma, you’re not alone. With insects, diseases, watering, mowing, weeding, fertilizing and species selection, it can be a challenge to actually sit and enjoy a beautiful turf. This time of the year, some of the most unwelcome visitors to lawns... Read More

10 Bugs Your Dog Should Never Eat

Are These Bugs Harmful to Dogs? Certain pests can be dangerous to our furry friends, especially if they get bitten, stung, or ingest the bugs. Which bugs are harmful to dogs and which ones shouldn’t be cause for concern? Don’t Fret Over These Pests Grasshoppers, flies, moths and termites -... Read More

5 American Icons Protected by Sentricon®

Acenitec is proud to offer Oklahomans the Sentricon® Total Colony Elimination system for treatment of residential and commercial termite infestations. But how do you know you can trust this system? Don’t just take our word for it: These national treasures trust Sentricon® to fight and prevent termites around the clock.... Read More