Sacramento Pest Control Blog
Here at Pegasus Pest Control we believe in keeping our satisfied customers informed about the potential threats when it comes to pest infestations in their home and business. You will find below a list of articles that we publish every couple of weeks. These articles will focus on the common pests we see in Elk Grove, Sacramento, and Roseville. If you want any of your common questions on pests answered you can leave a comment on an article or email us. Additional information on pest control is available on request.
Use These 7 Effective Methods to Increase Your Chances of Success in Controlling Pests Did you know that cockroaches can spread 33 different types of bacteria including E. coli? These pests also leave traces of parasitic worms and pathogens that can greatly affect human health. Rats, bats, spiders, and termites also spread diseases and allergens that can cause asthma and other health complications. Luckily, we live in a modern world and
How to Find the Best Pest Control Company: 8 Tips to Keep in Mind How to Find the Best Pest Control Company If you’re in need of an extermination service, you’re probably wondering how to find the best pest control company. Here’s everything you need to know. Did you know that the average American household contains over 100 different species of bugs? Although most of these bugs are harmless, some types are invasive pests that
5 Key Warning Signs And Symptoms Of Bed Bugs Have you ever wondered, “Does my house have bed bugs?” It’s a scary question for anyone to ask themselves, but the truth is bed bug infestations are a lot more common than you may think. There used to be a stigma that bed bugs could only be found in dirty homes, but no home is safe. The most common way
Are you tired of dealing with the same insect and rodent issues year-after-year? Do you struggle with pests like ants invading your kitchen in the spring, or mice taking over your cabinets in the winter? Don’t let another year go by without protecting your home from unwanted insects and rodents. In addition to regular pest control maintenance, Pegasus Pest Control shares six pest prevention tips you can take to have a pest-free New Year! #1
Getting away for the holidays is great! Getting ready to get away for the holidays is not that great. It’s hard not to stress out about leaving your home for an extended period of time. Worrying about gross insects, bugs and rats getting in while you’re gone can’t help, either. Unfortunately, pests aren’t about to give you a break just because you’re busy. A lot of pest infestations occur right before or during the holidays.
The potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata) is a pest found all across the United States. Potato beetles are gardening nightmares, frequently eating up plants in the nightshade family (Solanaceae), including potatoes, eggplants, peppers, and tomatoes. Proper control is necessary, a pest control company like Pegasus Pest Control is the one to go to for a definitive and permanent solution. Identifying Potato Beetles Adult potato beetles are oval-shaped pests that typically grow up to 1/2 inch long.