The Gecko is a lizard that is found in most warm climates throughout the world. They have been made exceptionally popular by the insurance company Geico. They picked this lizard as their mascot because the words sound so similar. GEICO is actually an acronym for Government Employees Insurance Company. It used to only be available to government employees.
Anyway, many people seem to think these lizards are cute and like having them around to battle the insects. Other people don’t like them for any one of a myriad of reasons. Most commonly, geckos will leave a mess where they live. And if they live in your carport or garage, the mess can get nasty.
Geckos leave behind a lot of droppings. Their droppings all look similar. Its dark with a white tip. Nobody wants a carport full of gecko droppings. So we created this blog on a few ways to repel or eliminate them if they are a pest to you.