About J. LaBrie

Bug & Weed Mart is a do-it-yourself pest control store with five Phoenix, Arizona area locations.

How Do I Get Rid Of Weeds In The Lawn?

When temperatures are over 100 degrees, most of us who have lawns are using even more water to keep the grass growing.  Trouble is, with that added water, weeds can invade the lawn, and in just weeks they can really take over when left untreated. Then you ask yourself, “How do I get rid of [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:21+00:00 June 16th, 2014|Weeds|0 Comments

Creepiest Scorpion Contest

https://youtu.be/Nii2hnNX8UY During our 35 years of business, Bug & Weed Mart has helped solve untold numbers of pest problems for our customers.  The one pest that agitates customers more than anything else is the scorpion. In fact, we have been hearing outrageous, yet true, stories of scorpion encounters for so long, we’ve decided to do [...]

2016-05-09T17:12:33+00:00 June 6th, 2014|News, Scorpions|0 Comments

A Natural Solution to Pest and Weed Control

Sometimes, you just have to think like a bug or a weed! We do that a lot here at Bug & Weed Mart, as we help people solve their pest and weed problems. We carry 21 organic or natural products so you can find the natural solution to pest and weed control that works best for you. [...]

How to Get Rid of Pigeons

Want to learn how to get rid of pigeons? Thoughts about pigeons range from considering them rats with wings to admirers joining international organizations where members engage in lengthy discussions regarding breeding and color variations. Even though we consider them pests, some of these birds have done a lot of good. In fact, here are [...]

How to Get Rid of Spiders

AZ brown recluse spider Spiders are believed to have existed for more than 300 million years. With the exception of tarantulas, which may live up to twenty years, the average spider lives for one year, though some of the larger wolf spiders live for about two years. And most spiders only mate one [...]

How to Get Rid of Roof Rats

Roof rats love citrus At Bug & Weed Mart, you already know we carry only EPA-approved, industry-leading, professional-grade products for controlling insects, weeds, etc. But we also specialize in rodent control, including mice, pack rats, gophers, Norway rats, and roof rats. Because of the extensive widespread damage they cause, roof [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:21+00:00 January 15th, 2014|Other Pests|0 Comments

You Might Have Termites If…

If you see brown tunnels, or tubes, that go from the ground up the side of your house, you might have termites. Most homes will eventually show evidence of termites when left untreated for too many years. Have you ever wondered if your home has termites? Take a look at these pictures, which were taken by [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:22+00:00 January 1st, 2014|Termites|1 Comment

The Best Time To Apply Pre Emergent is Now

Even though we live in the Sonoran desert, we still have pesky weeds. Prevention is usually the most effective approach to killing weeds. Preventing weeds with a pre emergent works! Pre emergents are an herbicide, specifically engineered to interrupt a weed’s growth before germination of the seed has completed. In other words, it stops the weeds [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:22+00:00 October 1st, 2013|Weeds|1 Comment

What To Look For In A Tank Sprayer

A Tank Sprayer—Your Most Important Tool Bug & Weed Mart sells sprayers? You probably already know that Bug & Weed Mart sells professional-strength, EPA-approved, safe products for all of your pest and weed control needs. But what you may not know is that we also sell top-notch, affordable tank sprayers [...]

2017-03-21T15:08:22+00:00 September 15th, 2013|Equipment|3 Comments