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  • It’s time to pick out the perfect tree to light your holiday home, but what potential pests might you be bringing indoors? Not only are there several different pests that can hide inside your Evergreen or Douglas-f...

  • October 22nd-28th is Rodent Awareness Week! We're sharing an interesting rodent fact on our social media pages each day, be sure to follow along!  Facebook  LinkedIn  Twitter      ...

  • One of the most frequent questions we get from customers calling in with a sudden flea issue is “Where did these things come from?!”  Flea season is just kicking off in many areas of Northern California ...

  • The short answer? A lot. In the U.S. alone, rats cause roughly $20 billion in damage to homes, businesses, and agriculture every year. Team AIPM has received and responded to dozens of rodent infestation calls throughout...

  • Every year millions of Americans travel to visit family and friends for the holidays. Of these merry wanderers, nearly half end up staying in a hotel or vacation rental for the duration of their visit. While choosing a h...

  • No one likes to see an ant inside, because where there is one ant there are usually more... sometimes many more. We have received an influx of calls for ants making their way into homes lately after some heavy rain throu...

  • With neighbors in such close proximity, it can be a challenge to protect your apartment home from second-hand pests. Bed bugs, cockroaches, fleas, and rodents have all been known to travel to nearby dwellings in search o...

  • Like all pests, cockroaches are drawn to certain conditions when they are in search of food and shelter. Once a cockroach problem is present in the home it can be difficult to get it under control. Luckily, there are sev...

  • Since 1981, Advanced Integrated Pest Management has been providing customized pest solutions to our valued customers. Now in our second generation as a family-owned and operated business, we are celebrating 35 years of c...

  • It's hard to turn on the news without seeing an update on the Zika virus epidemic. While there is certainly cause for concern, taking the time to learn more and apply some basic precautions will go a long way to hel...

  • We often get asked by customers why bird control is so important... aren’t they just a nuisance? A roosting bird may not seem dangerous at first glance, but large bird populations actually present several potential...