Holiday Buggin’ Pest Begone Christmas!

Pest Begone Christmas ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house creatures were stirring, even a mouse. Termites in the walls. by the chimney beware, in hopes that a wood filled dinner, would be there. The bedbugs were nestled all snug in your bed, while laying an infestation of their dreaded eggs. Blood stains on your sheets or pillowcases snap, bedbugs fecal spots forget that winters nap. When out on the roof there arose such a clatter, I sprang from my bed to see what was the matter. Away to the window I flew like a flash, tore open the shutter, and threw up the sash. The moon on the breast of the new-fallen snow gave the luster of midday to objects below, when, what to my wondering eyes should appear, but Mariners Pest Control, have no fear. With a familiar sleigh driver, Nathan Symons, so slick, with his bag of bug removal tricks. More rapid than eagles, he whistled and shouted and called them pest out by name: “Now termites! Now bees! Now, rodent and flees! On, bed bugs! On, roaches! On, spiders and ants! To the top of the porch! To the top of the wall! Now dash away! Dash away! Dash away all!” As dry leaves rose before the wild hurricane fly, they’re about to meet with an obstacle, so up to the house-top Nathan Symons flew, with the sleigh full of orange oil too. And then, in a twinkling, I heard on the roof the rumblings of termites, rodents and and poof, as I drew in my head and was turning around, Nathan...

Termite Alert After Rain Fall

Termites Come Out When it Rains Termite Alert Southern California – Rainy Season Is Here: Termite Swarms will start to appear around your house once the rain stops, be forewarned,  The swarms are surely headed your way. Weather conditions (wet, rainy) are just right for termite swarming.  In Southern California after a good rainfall follows hot days, just the right conditions to invite an army of winged destroyers to feed on your home. Termites are not visible to a homeowner until the damage has already begun, destroying our home silently and unseen. That’s why it’s so important to hire a professional pest management professional (PMP) to thoroughly inspect your home inside and out. Termites can be best detected where there is little light. Termites are often detected in shady, damp places. In Southern California, different termites in different regions swarm at different times of the year. Common termites are the Drywood and the Subterranean species. Hits to easily identify termites: Drywood termites have red heads and reddish brown bodies. Subterranean Termites are all black. If you suspect you have termites, call a professional exterminator to perform a thorough inspection, Termite prevention tips: — Don’t let moisture accumulate near the foundation. — Prevent shrubs, bushes and vines from growing over vents or touching the house. — Keep gutters and vents free of clutter and debris. — Mulch attracts termites, avoid contact with siding or frames of doors and windows. — Schedule an annual “check-up” or inspection at least once a year from a local pest control company, skilled in detecting and eliminating termites. Mariners Pest Control  serving Orange County, Los Angeles...