Fleas & Ticks

Congrats to our 2017 Home Show Winner!

April 19, 2017

Congratulations Ms. Timlin Foster of Columbia, SC. Her name was drawn for our 2017 Home Show prize – a Generac Generator valued at $799! We thank Ms. Timlin for stopping by our booth and entering her name. We hope she enjoys her new generator!

Get Your Free Ticket to the Carolina Classic Home & Garden Show!

March 1, 2016

Cayce Exterminating will be at the 50th annual Carolina Classic Home & Garden Show this March 11 – 13th, 2016. Come see us at booth 210/211 and sign up for your chance to win a Weber Genesis grill! See below to get your FREE TICKET! Come see us at the 50th annual Carolina Classic Home…

Populations of Lyme disease-carrying ticks increase across the US

January 21, 2016

The populations of the two species of ticks known to spread Lyme disease to humans has doubled in the past two decades, according to the Science Mag article Lyme disease-carrying ticks are now in half of all U.S. counties. Lyme disease affects around 300,000 Americans each year and the number of cases reported have tripled in the…

When is a “Bug” Really a Bug?

November 25, 2015

We may refer to any insect as a “bug”. In the pest control business, we often find ourselves doing the same thing. An insect taxonomist would have a fit because only a small group (40,000 species, to be exact) of insects can correctly be called bugs. Only the insects in the suborder Heteroptera, part of…

Home Repairs – Why Choose Cayce Exterminating?

October 28, 2015

Did you know Cayce Exterminating also does home repairs, remodels and moisture barriers? Probably not – we know the name Cayce Exterminating makes you think of pest control, but we’d like to take a minute tell you about our home repairs and remodeling services. The Story Cayce Exterminating has been serving our local, Columbia-area customers…

Termite Facts and How Cayce Exterminating Can Help

May 13, 2015

Termites are a huge problem here in South Carolina. Every year they cause thousands of dollars of damage to many people’s biggest asset – their homes. This spring (2015) we’ve had an increase in calls about termites so we wanted to highlight some of the facts and how Cayce Exterminating can help you with any…

Carpenter Bees vs. Bumblebees

April 23, 2015

Spring is here, which means the bees are out in full force pollinating the beautiful spring flowers. Some are bumblebees and some are carpenter bees. So, what’s the difference? Most people are familiar with the bumble bee. They are typically black and yellow with a hairy body – usually what we imagine when we think…

Moth Flies

April 10, 2015

Moth Flies, also known to many as Drain Flies, are a common household pest here in South Carolina. They are very small (less than 2mm) flies that are usually found in bathrooms and kitchens due to them reproducing in the wet sludge found in drains. They get the name “Moth Flies” because they are covered…