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Spring is Termite Swarming Season! Professional Termite Pest Inspections & Treatment Help Prevent Damage to Your Santa Rosa CA Home!

Termites in the Bay Area of California Destroy Homes Termites cause more damage every year than any other insect on the planet. Thousands and thousands of dollars are spent annually repairing the structural damage that termites have inflicted upon homes in the Bay Area of California. Termites […]

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Spiders of California: From the Common American House to the Banded Garden to the Bark Crab Spider

California provides a friendly environment for many different types of animals and insects. With its moderate temperatures and vast amount of vegetation, California provides an excellent home to creatures we may not necessarily want living so close to us. Spiders are an insect that can make someone […]

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Insecticide Resistant Super Lice in The North Bay California? Integrated Pest Management is Key!

With school now back in session it’s time to get back to a grinding schedule of getting kids up, feeding them breakfast and getting them out the door on time. School brings many new adventures that are looked forward to and other old routines that are not. […]

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Crazy Lookin’ Bugs!!

  We haven’t done a crazy lookin’ bug blog for a long time! Send me your favorite bug photos. They have to be your own photos or I can’t post them. Show me whatcha got!!

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California on Fire

As Californians we joke about our lack of fear of natural disasters because in general the west coast is very lucky in the weather and climate department. We don’t suffer from tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards, ice storms or even heat waves compared to our friends in different parts of […]

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Food for Thought!

Bugs could be the new beef! No methane produced from bugs, don’t have to worry about high fat content. They are easily sustainably raised. Just think about it! Enjoy!

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Diamondback Moth Caterpillar Life Cycle and Control

The Diamondback Moth, introduced into the United States from Europe in the early 1800s, is a nuisance to crops like cabbage, cauliflower, kale, turnips and Brussels sprouts. The reason they are called diamondback moths is because of the three distinct pale triangular markings on the inner margin […]

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No joke, West Niles is here!

OK, I know you guys get tired of me asking you to protect yourselves and prepare your property against West Niles, but the virus has actually been identifed recently in Sonoma County. According to this Friday’s newspaper article in the Press Democrat, infected mosquitoes were taken from […]

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Indoor and Outdoor House Fly Control Tips

As the weather warms up and summer is well on its way, you may begin to notice a heavy presence of flies lingering around your yard. Flies are attracted to warm sunny locations. They are known to crawl into cracks around siding, windows, vents and chimneys which […]

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Stick Bugs are So Cool!

  Sometimes you come across an insect that really makes you think hard about mother nature.  The stick bug is one of those insects for me. They couldn’t be more discreet in appearance. Can you even pick out the stick bug in this top photo?  Here’s a […]

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