How To Recognize The Difference Between American And Smokybrown Cockroaches, And Where In Homes Do Smokybrown Cockroaches Commonly Hide?

Pest & Termite Control

Some cockroach species have been living in close association with humans for centuries, and today it is well known that indoor cockroach pests negatively impact human health in several ways. Worldwide, more than 3,500 cockroach species have been documented, most of which are non-pests that inhabit tropical regions. Surprisingly, only 70 cockroach species have been […]

At Least 15 Mosquito Species Inhabit Ventura County, But Experts Believe Two Additional Disease-Spreading Species May Become Established In County

Now that mosquito season has officially arrived, so has the threat of mosquito-borne disease. Due to several outbreaks of mosquito-borne disease in certain areas of the US in recent years, it is tremendously important for people to take measures to avoid bites and reduce mosquito populations in residential areas. There exists numerous mosquito repellent products […]

The 100,000 Mosquitoes That Emerge Daily From Each Neglected Swimming Pool In An Abandoned Ventura County Neighborhood Pose A Serious Public Health Threat

The 100,000 Mosquitoes That Emerge Daily From Each Neglected Swimming Pool In An Abandoned Ventura County Neighborhood Pose A Serious Public Health Threat Between November 8th and November 16th, the Woolsey Wildfire devastated urban and suburban areas in both Los Angeles County and Ventura County. In Ventura County, every home in the luxurious Hillside Estate […]

Why Insect Pests Have Been Particularly Troublesome For Ventura County Homeowners This Summer

Nuisance bug issues around homes are to be expected each year beginning in spring, but this year nuisance insect issues have been particularly frequent in Ventura County. Rainfall during the spring prompts vegetation growth, which attracts numerous plant-eating insects into residential and urban areas. Most herbivorous insects are not considered pests in usual circumstances, but […]

Is The Notorious “Killer Bee” Species A Threat To Residents Of Ventura County?

Is The Notorious “Killer Bee” Species A Threat To Residents Of Ventura County? More than 1,600 native bee species inhabit California, but the most commonly sighted bees in the state are not native to the country. This bee species is commonly known as the European honey bee, and you can guess where they originated. European […]

Which Widow Spider Species Are Commonly Found Within Homes In Southern California?

Which Widow Spider Species Are Commonly Found Within Homes In Southern California? Are They All Dangerous? Black widow spiders are notorious for their painful and potentially life-threatening bites, but most experts will tell you that these spiders are shy around humans and do not infest homes often. However, it is important to note that several […]