ANTS are among the most prevalent pests. They can cause severe structural damage when they burrow through decaying wood to nest, a common behavior of carpenter ant.
MICE breed rapidly and adapts quickly to changing conditions. Their droplets of urine can cause allergies in children. Mice can bring fleas, ticks and lice into your home.
RATS live in fields, farm lands and structures. They enter homes looking for food sources. They can chew wiring and cause fires. They also carry diseases.
SKUNKS will destroy lawns by digging up the grass to get to insects and will nest under structures to breed.
SQUIRRELS will invade homes, chew wiring and destroy wood along the roof lines with their gnawing. Do not block holes in a structure until you’re absolutely sure all squirrels are gone.
TERMITES can seriously damage the structure of a house or building. It is important to have a termite inspection performed by a qualified termite control specialist.
POWDER POST BEETLE attack hardwoods and damage structures throughout the US. Homeowners usually see a very fine powdery dust coming from the wood in their homes.
COCKROACHES have been reported to spread at least 33 kinds of bacteria, six kinds of parasitic worms, and at least seven other kinds of human pathogens.
CLOTHES WEBBING MOTHS tend to hide when disturbed, and for this reason, infestations of clothes moths are not usually noticed until damaged fabrics, furs, or feathers are found.
SILVERFISH are mainly a nuisance pest, they can contaminate food and damage paper goods such as wall paper and books.
BED BUGS like to hide in small cracks and crevices close to humans. They are elusive creatures, so it is imperative to seek professional pest control to address an infestation.
RACCOONS will live in attics or garages if they find one available. They will raid your garbage cans, bird feeders, fish ponds and even kitchen cabinets. A pet door is an open invitation!