Our team here at City Pest Control wants to wish everyone a Happy Holidays!
Bed bug infestations in Bryan/College Station have had resurgence in the past few years. Bed bugs can easily latch onto your luggage and then infest your home. In comes as no surprise, then, that college dorm rooms can become a hotbed of bed bug activity. These pests can move quickly from room to room on backpacks, clothes, luggage and other items students take with them. This transportation of bed bugs also applies to apartment buildings, which are also subject to building-wide infestations.
As summer comes to an end, you may think that the irritating pests will too. Unfortunately, City Pest Control often sees rodent and mice infestations in the Bryan/College Station area during the fall. This is because, as the colder weather moves in, mice and rats seek warmth and food inside your cozy home or office building. These common fall pests will build nests in insulation, chew through electric wires and fit through unimaginably small spaces in the foundation or entry ways. In addition, these pests often carry diseases, fleas, mites, lice and ticks. Therefore, it is crucial to protect your Bryan/College Station home or business from these common fall pests. City Pest Control has put together important things to keep in mind this fall and how to protect yourself from rodent and mice infestations this fall.
Also known as Raspberry Crazy Ants, Tawny Crazy Ants are a fairly new exotic invasive pest ant species to Texas. This species was found around Houston (Harris County) in 2002, and has begun to spread largely through human assistance. Recently, City Pest Control entomologists identified the Tawny Crazy Ant species right here in Bryan/College Station, Texas. Our team at City Pest Control can assist you in managing this invasive species from your property, but it is important to know what these ants look like so you can spot them before they become destructive.
Bryan/College Station mosquitoes can spread viruses such as West Nile and Zika. They live both inside and outside your home. If you have mosquitoes outside your home, hiring a professional Bryan/College Station mosquito control service can reduce the number of mosquitoes and your chances of being bitten by one infected with a virus. Here are a few benefits of hiring City Pest Control for your mosquito control services.
Mammal trapping is a common pest control practice in Texas because they can easily get into a home through small hoes. City Pest Control follows the laws as set by Texas Department of Fish and Game to ensure the best and most humane practices are used for our services. Continue reading What is Mammal Trapping?