Advanced IPM Blog
Is Pest Control Necessary in the Winter?
Often times, customers ask if pest control in the winter is a waste of money. The answer: absolutely not! It is widely assumed that pest control service during the coldest season is not beneficial. Understanding the adva... read more
Pigeon Control: Fact vs. Fiction
The Fall season for many people means Pumpkin Spice, a crisp breeze, and crunchy leaves. In pest control, it means pigeon-breeding season. Empower yourselves and recognize the common myths about pigeon con... read more
Beehive Removal - An Eco-Friendly Solution
As we head into summer are you noticing more and more bees around your home or property? There is a chance you may have a beehive somewhere nearby. Take some time to walk around the perimeter of your home and your yard l... read more
Are There Strangers in Your Attic?
Have you been noticing strange noises like scratching, thumping, or the pitter-patter of very small feet above your head as you sit watching TV in the evening or as you lay in bed? There is a good chance that there is a ... read more
Bed Bug Look-Alikes and Treatment
Bed Bugs continue to be a growing problem in both commercial settings like hotels as well as in people's homes. Most people probably find themselves saying, "What does a bed bug look like" and "How do I identify a bed bu... read more
What are Termites & What Do They Look Like?
People tend to be mystified by termites. They are rarely seen and, for the most part, live in areas of your house where you never explore, or even want to. So if you find yourself curiously asking “Do I have Termit... read more
AIPM Can Help Prevent German Cockroach Problems
The German cockroach has always ranked among the Top 10 structural pests worldwide, despite the advent of professional pest management products and trends over the decades. Its common name is misleading, by the way &mdas... read more
Tips to Avoid Flea & Tick Problems
While fleas and ticks can both be associated with pets, that isn’t necessarily the case in all structural pest control situations. Ticks are most commonly a problem outdoors, particularly around homes in wooded are... read more
It's Time to Winterize: Prevent Rodent Infestation
As the temperature outside drops Northern California and Nevada, we turn on the heaters in our homes and businesses. This makes them warm and comfortable for us, but also more attractive to rodents. Whether the invader i... read more
The Hazards of Bird Infestations
It used to be that bird infestations were frustrating simply because they forced you to clean up a mess that was sure to return as long as the birds stayed around. Birds do not just leave behind visually unappealing drop... read more
Are Rodents Eating Your Car?
Sound strange? Well it's not. As a matter of fact, a growing concern in the automotive industry, and to individual car owners, is the problem of rats, mice, and squirrels eating and destroying the components of car engin... read more
The Growing Bed Bug Problem
Reports of bed bug infestations are growing at a staggering rate across the country and around the world. Unfortunately, Sacramento, CA has not been spared from this trend. Reports of bed bug infestations have grown at a... read more