How Often Should Pest Control Be Done at Your House?

It’s easy to overlook pest control as a critical part of taking care of a house, but without it, you can quickly find yourself in a situation where you are forced to expend far more time, money, and energy dealing with an established infestation. Just like other...

What is the Most Common Method of Pest Control?

Pest control is the science of effectively mitigating and controlling the behavior and reproduction of organisms that are considered harmful to humans. This is something that we have been dealing with for our entire history, as far back as trying to prevent insects...

Benefits of a Pest Control Service 

Benefits of a Pest Control Service 

It's annoying dealing with pesky bugs and rodents. You may consider a DIY project to tackle the vermin. However, it's a better idea to hire a professional to eliminate these pests from disrupting your house. Here are some benefits of using a pest control service.  Can...

The Cost of Pest Damage to Your Home

The Cost of Pest Damage to Your Home

Most of us like to think of ourselves as living in harmony with nature. That harmony, however, goes right out the window when household pests that include rats, termites, ants and others invade your home. These pests are not just unsanitary, they can actually cause...

Pest Spotlight: Silverfish

Pest Spotlight: Silverfish

You open a box in your basement and half a dozen silvery insects speed away. What are they? Chances are good they are silverfish, a common household pest. What is a silverfish? These insects get their name from their silvery gray color and fishscale-like exoskeleton....

California Oakworm in Coastal California

California Oakworm in Coastal California

It can be extremely unsettling to see your healthy live oak trees suddenly stripped of all their leaves. When this happens, the culprit is often the California oakworm. Because the oakworm is a generally beneficial native species, it can be hard to tell when you need...

Citrus Pests

Citrus Pests

The citrus industry is huge here in California. Oranges, grapefruits and other citrus fruits are commonly grown as cash crops among small community farmers. This is vital to be cognizant of the potential dangers to these crops. We’re covering a few of the citrus...