So What Is A Roof Rat?

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Roof Rats are also know as black rats, scientific name Rattus rattus.  They are the same species of rat associated with having spread the plague or Black Death during the Middle Ages.  Roof Rats are more dark brown in color than true black.  Full grown Roof Rats weigh approximately 9-11 ounces and are typically 13-18 […] Read More


There are few things that give people the creepy crawlies quite like the idea of bugs in the bed. Yet millions of people suffer from a bed bug infestation, and those numbers are only growing. One of the biggest problems with bed bugs is the alarming rate at which they can spread. They may initially […] Read More


You probably work hard to keep pests out of your home, and while that’s certainly important, it’s just as important to keep them out of your business. Whether you’re trying to protect the health of your employees or you just don’t want to make a poor impression on your customers, better pest control is a […] Read More

Bed Bug evidence

When getting rid of your bedbug problem, Thermal Heat Treatment is by far the best option.  If a heat treatment is done properly,  it is the only method that kills every part of the life cycle, the eggs, the juveniles and the adults. You can waste all the time you want looking for someone to […] Read More


High numbers of scorpions can become a problem under some circumstances.  If reduced population is desirable several steps can be taken.  Scorpions are difficult to control with insecticides alone.  Therefore, the first control strategy is to modify the area surrounding a house or structure: Remove all harborages such as: trash, logs, boards, stones, bricks and […] Read More


Once a Roof Rat population has been eliminated from the attic of your home, the home is still somewhat of a “target” due to the present of rodent feces, urine, body oils and other odors.  As a result your home may be susceptible to other Roof Rats in your neighborhood seeking entry into your home […] Read More


It does not really matter what part of Phoenix you’re in, weed control is going to be a problem. Even with such an interesting climate, you’re likely to find weed control issues around your yard. Wondering how to cope? Here are a few tips that might prove useful. 3 Main Options: You have three major […] Read More

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