Purchasing a real Christmas tree may be a big decision for many people, but fears of introducing unwanted and potentially harmful pests into the home via the tree are unwarranted. Every Christmas tree can harbor insects, mites, or spiders. Some of these may remain on the tree into winter and could become active after being… Continue reading Bugs and the Real Christmas Tree
Kitchens have always been a gathering place in the home; however, there are some unwelcome visitors homeowners would rather not gather in the place where we store, cook and eat our food – pests! Cockroaches, rodents, fruit flies and pantry pests can all easily find their way into kitchens contaminating foods, spreading bacteria and ruining… Continue reading Keeping Kitchens Pest-Free
Room by Room sponsored by Zoecon Here’s a quick rundown of the types of pests you’re likely to see in kitchen settings: Cockroaches Types: German (by far the most prevalent), American, Oriental What attracts them: Food debris, grease, moisture, clutter (especially cardboard), heat How they access the kitchen: Hitchhiking on deliveries or crawling through cracks,… Continue reading Common Kitchen Pests
Bedbugs are small, oval, brownish insects that live on the blood of animals or humans. Adult bedbugs have flat bodies about the size of an apple seed. After feeding, however, their bodies swell and are a reddish color. Bedbugs do not fly, but they can move quickly over floors, walls, and ceilings. Female bedbugs may… Continue reading What are Bed Bugs?
“Probably the best thing about Paul is his level of service. Each of the three occasions he came out were after hours (tonight he came out at 7:30pm when I called him with an emergency at 7pm, and the other times he came out on a Sunday to accommodate my schedule. No extra charge.” Rambo… Continue reading Testimonials
The Bay Area’s Best Pest Control, Period. With over 18 years in the pest control industry, Paul’s Pest Patrol serves both the commercial and residential needs of the Bay Area community. We will serve you with the best of both worlds: first class pest management services, combined with the personal touch of a local, people-friendly… Continue reading What We Do