Invasive Species in California
An invasive species is a plant, animal, insect or other species that aren’t native, but that has been introduced by non-natural means. In addition, it would be a species that has been shown to have a tendency to spread in a way that may harm the environment or native creatures, plants, etc. Sadly, the movement of humans […]
5 Ways Pest Control Professionals Improve Our Lives
With everything you have going on with work, hobbies and your family, it can be easy to forget all the different people who work together to make YOUR life easier. One of those often-overlooked experts is your pest control pro. Have you really thought about what an important job they have? Consider these five ways that […]
Pest of the Month: Black Rat
There are any number of pests, both of the rodent and insect variety that cause problems for California home and business owners. However, one of the most notable is the black rat–which is why we chose this creature for our “pest of the month” and share interesting facts about pests such as this. What is a Black Rat? Black […]
Rodent Library: What Type of Rat Infestation do I Have?
If you notice rats, or signs of rats, in your home, your first instinct is probably to try and take care of the situation as soon as possible. However, it can make sense to step back and observe for a bit. The reason for this is that when you know what type of pest is […]
5 Potential Rat Health Hazards Lurking in Your Home
Mice and rats in your home are not just unpleasant. They can actually be dangerous. Rodents can carry a number of contagions that can cause illnesses. Because of this, it is important to perform proper removal if a mouse or rat infestation is discovered and proper rat proofing to ensure that the problem does not […]
Five Signs You May Have an Autumn Rat Infestation
Few household pests are as frightening to home and business owners as rats. Not only are rats creepy, crawly creatures, but they also carry diseases everywhere they travel and can even destroy your building from the inside out. Luckily, a good pest control company, like American Rat Control, can rid your home of these creatures […]
A Traveling Infestation – Mice in Your Car
Dealing with a rodent infestation is never a pleasant affair. Having the sanctity of your home violated by fuzzy little invaders is not only an inconvenience, but a serious health and safety risk to you and your family. But did you know there’s another area of your life that might be susceptible to rogue rodents […]
Prospective Homebuyers: Are Pests in Your New Home?
Most of the time, effective pest control involves the home you’re already living in. But if you and your family are looking for a new place to hang your hat, one of the most important aspects of your home-buying process should be a thorough and professional pest control review. Making sure there are no pests […]