Controlling pests in your home or commercial space is a tough task. Modern buildings make the perfect habitat for pests to thrive. They have a consistent source of food, water, and warmth, making them unlikely to leave once they arrive.

When it comes to pest control, Sacramento residents can find themselves needing help with anything from ants to rodents and just about everything in between. Whether the pests you have are furry, fuzzy, spiky, or slimy, we can help.

If you take a look at our collection of blogs below, you will find information regarding general pest control information concerning common pests you might find in your home or commercial space. As your source of Sacramento pest control, we are familiar with the most common pests found in our area as well as some pests you might not be familiar with. Our goal is to educate our customers on the lesser-known aspects of pest control as a way to give you the best defense against major pest infestations.

If you do happen to notice a pest infestation or suspect you might have one, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the pest control experts at Earthwise Pest Management.

  1. Sacramento Pest Management Services for Winter Pests

    In a previous post, we talked about where bugs go in the winter. Some may migrate to warmer climates to survive, while others enter a state of sleep referred to as torpor. Those who stick around tend to seek shelter from the chilly weather outside by moving into the homes of unsuspecting homeowners.…Read More

  2. Getting Down To The Truth About Earwigs

    What’s the Deal With Earwig Removal in Sacramento, Anyway? Earwigs are a little, well, what’s the right word. They’re not harbingers of disease or illness. They don’t actually hurt people in any way. With their wide-splaying, leathery-looking pincers, though, a lot of people think they’re …Read More

  3. 13 Things You’re Doing To Attract Pests To Your Property

    Pests are incredibly picky, whether or not you would believe it. A pest’s instincts will lead it to an environment where it is likely to thrive and unlikely to be preyed upon. So while you might find a spider in your home and think, “Hey, you belong outside,” the spider is thinking, “Actuall…Read More

  4. Our Sacramento Pest Control Company Busts 9 Termite Myths

    In general, most people have a basic understanding of termites. They are those little creatures that eat the wood framing of your home and probably the last pest you want to find on your property. But there are also a lot of misunderstandings about termites. At Earthwise Pest Management, we believe …Read More

  5. Tips To Prevent Bed Bugs While Traveling

    Spring is here! That means many of us have upcoming traveling plans for the warmer months. Whether you are taking the kids on a Spring Break trip to Disneyland or you’re heading out for a getaway with your honey, we’ve got some bad news: hotels are one of the main ways people get bed bug bugs. B…Read More

  6. What Are Potato Bugs And What To Do About Them

    We’re heading into the middle of March, which means it’s almost Saint Patrick’s Day! This Irish holiday has us thinking about ways to relate Ireland to bugs that we deal with as your Sacramento pest control team. We had to stretch to find today’s blog topic, but we think it’s a good one. T…Read More

  7. Good And Bad Bugs to Have In Your Garden

    Here at Earthwise Pest Management, we mostly handle issues with pests entering homes or commercial buildings. However, just because a pest is outside, doesn’t mean it can’t cause damage. Pests can easily destroy your landscaping and are especially detrimental to gardens with flowers, herbs, prod…Read More

  8. When Rodents Invade Your Home In Winter

    Here in Sacramento, our winter weather isn’t anything like the arctic blast that pounds the Midwest and Northeast states every year. Nonetheless, our winters are cold and rainy. This means that critters which normally reside outside are seeking shelter in your home. One critter category we’d lik…Read More

  9. Keeping Pests Out Of Your Food

    Keeping Pests Out of Your Food This Holiday Season

    Now that the holiday season is in full swing, it’s time to start preparing for all of the delicious meals that will be happening shortly. From the tasty Thanksgiving turkey to the warm rolls paired with your Christmas dinner, there are all sorts of delicious food items that you’ll have in your k…Read More