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. Pest Control Sacramento and Rodent Myths

    When it comes to rodents, like rats and mice, there are countless half-truths, rumors and myths. These untruths surround everything from how to remedy infestations to their behavior. We all would love a quick fix when suffering an infestation, but the truth is that these are not easy pests to elimin…Read More

  2. Pest Control in Sacramento and the TP Shortage

    Sit down, make yourself comfortable and let’s have a little history lesson. It’s 1857 and while most people were posing an hour for a photograph, using kerosene to eliminate head lice and pulling their own rotting teeth, a dude named Joseph Gayetty invented toilet paper. Throughout our fascinati…Read More

  3. Pest Control in Sacramento and Rodents

    Rodents are sneaky creatures, they come out mainly at night and scrounge around for food in your kitchen while you are having pleasant dreams. A rodent infestation is more than just an inconvenience, rodents can carry diseases and they will attract other pests like ticks and fleas. They also have a …Read More

  4. Your Pest Control Service in Sacramento and Controlling Squirrels

    Don’t let the twitching whiskers and bushy tails fool you. Squirrels might be super cute, but if left unchecked, they are capable of doing an impressive amount of damage. And while there is no easy and quick way to get rid of these pests, there are several things you can do to shoo away these rode…Read More

  5. Your Pest Control in Sacramento and Avoiding Bed Bugs

    Bed bugs don’t wait for an invitation, they barge right on in on their own. Bed bugs present a major problem for households all across the United States. Bed bugs need a safe and warm environment to survive and thrive, there are many places in your home that provide the ideal conditions. There are…Read More

  6. Your Pest Control Company in Sacramento and Rodent Problems

    If you are a homeowner, there is a risk for a rat or mice infestation. A rodent infestation, no matter how small, can be expensive and stressful if not properly handled. Worse still, having a rodent infestation exposes you and your family to a variety of parasites and diseases. The reality is that e…Read More

  7. Pest Control Specialists And Other Bug-Related Careers

    Bugs. Some people love them, some people hate them, and some people feel a little of both. Most people who work in a bug-related industry, whether they are trying to save bugs or trying to eliminate pests, have a deep understanding and, even, a respect for the creepy crawlies we share our world with…Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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