How to Prepare for Termites in Fall and Winter

In California, it’s been said that there is “no termite season” because termites are always a problem to be on guard for. Actually, that’s not far from the truth, but different types of termites swarm at different types of year. If you’re...

Top Signs of Bug Infestation When Buying a Home

California’s real estate properties sell for top dollar–with or without uninvited pest guests. While competition for property listings can get heated, some potential buyers might be inclined to retract their bid if they discover that bed bugs or other insect...

The Lifecycle of a Termite

Termites are highly social insects that construct complex nests and elaborate caste systems, so it’s not surprising that their reproduction practices and life cycle are rife with complexities too. Not all termites get to reproduce, however. Like ants, bees and...

Unique California Insects You Didn’t Know Existed

California features a unique climate that’s preferable to many species of insect life. Of course, not all of these insects are preferable to humans! We’ve created a list for you to enjoy as you learn about the insects that you may share your home and...

Fun Facts About Termites

Although there’s nothing fun about termites, there are plenty of facts about these insect pests that you might find fun — or, at least, interesting to learn about. Termites are some of California’s most notorious pests. Each year, U.S. homeowners pay about...

Yes, It’s True. Termites are Social!

Highly social and ready to mingle in a California city near you, termites love a good time. Their idea of a good time is a party at your house, and you may not even know you’ve invited them to show up. California’s termites are among the state’s...