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12 Facts About A Termite Swarm You Didn’t Know You Needed To Know

12 Facts About A Termite Swarm You Didn’t Know You Needed To Know We all know that nobody has ever been happy about having termites present in their home. Around this time of the year in Sacramento you will see a termite swarm increase throughout the area. But do they get a bad reputation just for doing what they were made to do? Here we take a look at 12 interesting facts about a termite

What Is A WDO Inspection? And Why Do They Cause Such Legal Issues?

WHAT ARE WDO’S? WDO is an acronym for Wood Destroying Organisms. The most common types found in Northern California are the Drywood Termite, Subterranean Termite, and the Carpenter Ant. Dry rot or fungus damage are also WDO’s that should be looked out for and are more common than termites. Together they cause billions worth of damage to persons and properties throughout the entire U.S. which is why a WDO inspection is so important. So who

Being Visited by Bed Bugs Instead of Love Bugs This Valentines Day?

Are you being visited by bed bugs instead of love bugs this Valentines Day? Bed bugs are one of the most common pests in the United States, especially in Sacramento where our warm climate is ideal for them. A bed bug infestation is not something that you want to deal with, especially when it comes to entertaining or being entertained by another. They are barely visible, yet can become a complete nuisance (and turn off)

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Bed Bug|Tags: , , , , |

Why Do We Dislike Cockroaches So Much? (Not For The Faint Hearted)

There are few pests in this world that strike that feeling of disgust like the cockroach. There is nothing worse than sitting in your house enjoying a nice home cooked meal and to see one of these creepy crawlies scuttling along your wall. So what is it that makes us hate cockroaches so much? Why do cockroaches strike such a level of distaste? In western culture cockroaches are associated with dirty habitats. So is this

February 1st, 2018|Categories: Cockroach|Tags: , , , |

The 7 Firewood Pests You Need To Look Out For (Watch Out For #6 It’s Poisonous)

The 7 Firewood Pests To Watch Out For What Firewood Pests You Should Look Out For The winter months always bring a longing for a wood burning fire in the hearth of a house, making it as cozy as possible for us to whisk away those brisk winter nights. Well, perhaps not in Sacramento as temperatures are not that severe, but wood burning fires are still a common theme. But we at Pegasus

Winter Pests | Rats and Mice

When Do You Need Rat Control Services? So you have gotten over the sweltering heat of the Sacramento summer, long ago were the days of blasting the A/C the minute you got in the car. Now your attention has turned to the usually ignored heating system, longing for the warmer indoors as the temperatures drop. Well you might have guessed that you are not the only one that longs for the toasty conditions of your

January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Winter Pests|Tags: , , , |