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Pest Control Services

A homeowner's guide to hiring an exterminator or pest control company to rid your home of insects or rodents.

Mice and rats

A homeowner's guide to dealing with rodent infestation, including how to identify when there's a mouse problem and what to do to get rid of mice and rats.

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Pest Control/Exterminating, Landscaping

Summer is synonymous with many things: baseball, fireworks and unfortunately, mosquitoes, which can ruin a summer barbecue faster than a rotten hamburger.

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Pest Control/Exterminating

Three out of five exterminators agree: The worst infestations they've ever seen involved cockroaches.

If you have any doubts, fears or, above all, allergies, play it safe and call in the professionals to deal with wasps, says Goodson. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List Member Jack A. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
Pest Control/Exterminating

With proper precaution and protection, a homeowner is capable of removing a wasp nest, but don’t understand the danger posed by stinging insects.

Roaches seek warm, moist and dark places to make their homes, says Goodson. (Photo courtesy of National Pest Management Association)
Pest Control/Exterminating

Avoid that terrifying moment of discovering cockroaches skittering across your floor by following these simple tips to protect your home from infestation.

Angie's Answers

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You have a lot of questions. I will try to cover them all.

First, mice can fit through a hole the size of a dime.
Second, unlike rats, mice are very small; it would take a major infestation to generate a persistent odor as indicated.

Elimination starts by sealing the exterior foundation of the home, door sweeps, broken windows, cracks in the foundation, holes around electrical service, water faucets and dryer vents.

Secondly, food sources must be eliminated. Mice only need 1 gram of food a day and they extract water directly from the food they digest.

Next, mice infestations are more localized than people think, bait under the house might not have any effect. Heat sources like refrigerators and hot water heaters are suspect as a base of operation.

Snap traps are highly effective when used where dropping are found. Use a variety of bait, peanut butter (avoid this if children are present), brownie, fruit and even dental floss tied to the pedal (nesting material).

As for the odor, look for an enzyme based cleaner / deodorizer.

 

If the problem continues seek the help of a Pest Control Professional with rodent experience.
 

Hope that helps,

Andrew Deluca



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The quickest way I've found to get rid of them (as opposed to preventing them - see answer above) is to put a half cup of cider vinegar (must be cider vinegar) in a jar or bowl and put a half-dozen drops of dishwashing liquid on top of it.  Leave out on a counter wherever the problem exists. Empty and refill as needed.
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Legally, it needs to be pest control - wildly boring technical explanation regarding Federal pesticide laws that I won't bother you with.  Having said that, depending on where they are located in your chimnet, you could do it yourselt.  Most wasp control products will shoot 12'-20'.  So, if they are in a lower section of your chimney you wait until dark (they return to their nests before dark) and reach up above your damper and spray the nests.  If you're not averse to being on your roof, do the same thing from the top.  Otherwise, hire a professional.
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An exterminator - you have to careful that the pests are driven out of the attic BEFORE the entrance they were using is closed up, otherwise you have dead decaying animals in your attic - can cause a stench that lasts for weeks.

Pest Control reviews in Fair Oaks

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Since I have used
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previously (for a mice problem) with success I was expecting good results, The next day there were a number of dead roaches on the back walkway and a few dead in kitchen and basement. Almost 3 weeks later there appears to be a successful treatment of the problem and I am happy to wholeheartedly recommend
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staff and methods.


- CHERYL M.
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I was grateful I did not have to vacate family and pets after speaking with provider but I don't know the extent of pest control was done as a result. I really wish they had indicated on the deal that you had to vacate your home.
- Josefina F.
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This is the second time
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has come out and he is the man! He thoroughly explains everything that he is doing and is very knowledgable. We back up against a wooded area and we can tell the difference his service makes.
- Joshua H.
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Purchased the big deal and next day received a message from
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. They were able to quickly schedule and appointment and arrived on time. They explained the service, precautions for the pets, and gave us a warranty on the work. They sprayed the exterior of our home and laid traps in several areas of the interior. They even emailed me a report when work was done. Very professional and courteous. I would use them again, especially since I have not seen any carpenter ants since.
- Jacintha A.
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They were on time, professional and courteous. Took care of my massive ant infestation. I could not get rid of them no matter how hard I tried and they kept coming back. They took care of my issue.
- Nicole K.
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The service provider,
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, is quick, efficient, friendly and responsive. He pays attention to detail, explains what he is doing, asks questions and is an excellent listener. We really like him.
- Shonene G.
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knocked on my door a few years ago promising same level of pest control as the current company at that time, for less money. I was in a cost-saving mode at that time so I listened to their pitch and it mostly sounded pretty good. They wanted to sell me a two-year contract - I specifically asked for a 1-year as I didn't want to be on the hook for two years. So, I thought I was getting both pest and mosquito control for a 1-year contract at a better cost.
All was OK for the first few treatments the first year. The back half of the first year, I started running into issues with scheduling - I needed first thing in the morning. They kept scheduling for afternoon and if I wasn't there - they treated the outside of the house only - for the same rate as inside/outside. I also noticed more and more mosquitoes meaning whatever they used for mosquito control was not working. At the end of the first year, I started to seriously consider leaving Eco and it was at that time I discovered that the contract I signed was for two years - not one year. That was definitely my fault for not reading the contract the year prior - that will never happen again for sure.
The 2nd year I kept having issues with scheduling...finally got that ironed out several months ago. In the meantime I'm noticing that my service is getting more and more minimal. When I asked the tech about dusting the attic for scorpions (as it was about that time), he flatly stated that
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does not service attics.
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? How can a pest company not service attics? Finally, the most recent service (which was actually properly scheduled for the first time in ages) the tech serviced just the outside of the house. I was home for this service and asked him about the inside of the house. He stated that the only the outside needed to be treated, but if I noticed any bugs inside the house, then to call back for a fill-in service. i was in a hurry so I didn't fight him on it but I should have challenged him as within 4 weeks I saw bugs. For the first time ever -in the thirteen years I've been in the house - I saw crickets in my shower. The final straw however was a massive roach that dropped on my foot off my my sponge in that same shower. I almost slipped and fell trying to get away from the ginormous bug. Falling in a wet shower could have been really bad so I finally hit my limit and decided to go back to my previous pest company. I'm tired of paying the same amount for diminishing service and indifferent techs...and for the frustration of a 2 year contract when I clearly stated I wanted a one-year...and of course the frustration over scheduling as well.
When I called to cancel my service, the young lady I spoke to was very nice and empathetic, and tried her best to get me to stay with
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, but at this point, I just wanted out of the service agreement and to go back to the pest control service I had before
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which I've now done.
Net, I walked away from half price service which definitely would save me money, but I've discovered that I most definitely want the peace of mind of knowing my home is bug-free over that savings. I also wanted my previous tech back who always made sure all bugs were dealt with in an efficient manner...not just telling me to contact him if I see 'em.
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does have some caring folks who want to do the right thing, but they seem to have more folks who want to take the path of least resistance...and charge the same amount for minimal service. I'm glad to be done with the contract and to be going back to HomeTeam where I know they will treat my entire home and attic, and at the same rate as what I had 2 years ago.
- Lael W.
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Our technician was cordial and well-informed. He arrived on time and was thorough in his assessment and his bait use.
I am quite satisfied with this initial visit for the annual contract.
- Patrick R.

Exterminators in Fair Oaks, CA

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A-1 Exterminators

20 S CLUFF AVE
Lodi

ABOL Rodent Control

PO Box 193
Acampo

Above & Beyond Pest Control

9444 Harbour Point Dr Apt 102
Elk Grove

Advanced IPM

Roseville, Sacramento, CA
Sacramento

ADVANTEX PEST CONTROL

PO Box 403
Fair Oaks

Affordable Family Pest Control

5322 Sherbrook Way
Antelope

Affordable Insulation

5901 Rosebud Ln
Sacramento

ALL IN ONE PEST CONTROL

730 VERNON ST
Roseville

All Pest Pros

4025 Vista Park Court
Sacramento

Animal Damage Management Inc

16170 Vineyard Blvd
Morgan Hill

Apex Pest Control, Inc.

4541 Harlin Dr
Sacramento

ARDEN TERMITE & PEST CONTROL

5777 MADISON AVE
Sacramento

AUBURN-SACRAMENTO TERMITE-PEST

7142 EAGLE RD
Fair Oaks

Bell Pest Control

9136 Elkmont
Elk Grove

BLACK STAR PEST SOLUTIONS

PO BOX 7044
Citrus Heights

Bonner Pest Control

10512 Fair Oaks Blvd
Fair Oaks

BOUEY PEST CONTROL

3639 4TH AVE
Sacramento

BUGMAN PEST CONTROL INC

10137 FOLSOM BLVD
Rancho Cordova

Cal-Pro Home Inspections

983 Reserve Dr.
Roseville

Capital Arborists

PO Box 276023
Sacramento

Capital Pest Control

PO Box 2399
Elk Grove

CARTER'S CARPET RESTORATION

6048 A ENTERPRISE DR
Diamond Springs

CASA CONTROL INC

93 W Main St
Woodland

Champ Pest Control Inc

11257 Coloma Rd
Gold River

Clark Pest Control

4750 Beloit Dr.
Sacramento

Clark Pest Control

1288 Garden Highway
Yuba City

Clark Pest Control

555 N. Guild Ave
Lodi

Clark Pest Control

11285 White Rock Rd.
Rancho Cordova

DEWEY PEST CONTROL

5310 Power Inn Rd
Sacramento

Direct HIt Pest Control

PO Box 253
Rio Linda

Dumont Pest Control

6643 32nd St
North Highlands

Earth Guard Pest Services

4220 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento

Earthwise Pest Management

5150 Fair Oaks Blvd
Carmichael

EcoGuard Pest Management

808 Bidwell St. Suite D
Folsom

EcoTech Pest Management Inc

PO Box 160522
Sacramento

Evergreen Tree & Tree Care, Inc.

4821 Screech Owl Creek Rd
El Dorado Hills

Explorer Pest Management

Po Box 4283
El Dorado Hills

Fast Action Pest Control

10471 Grant Line Rd Ste 105
Elk Grove

FOOTHILL PROPERTY SVC

2950 PAUL BUNYON RD
Placerville

GEORGE WEBB TERMITE CONTROL

1035 Siskiyou Ave
Oroville

Good Dog Bed Bug Detection

2795 E Bidwell St
Folsom

Graybill Pest Solutions

PO Box 804
Rio Vista

Hanson's Certified Termite Inspections

5777 Madison Ave
Sacramento

HomeTeam Pest Defense

1170 W National Dr
Sacramento

Hydrex Pest Control Sacramento Inc

6416 Watt Ave
North Highlands

Isotech Pest Management

12881 Ramona Blvd
Irwindale

Jones Bros Pest Control

3650 Omec Park Dr
Rancho Cordova

Knock'Em Out Pest Control

260 Link Rd
Fairfield

KOBY PEST CONTROL

PO BOX 2137
Placerville

MACE'S TERMITE CONTROL INC

8140 INDUSTRIAL PKWY
Sacramento

Marathon Home Services

3263 Monier Circle
Rancho Cordova

Millennium Termite & Pest

9900 Horn Rd
Sacramento

Neighborly Pest Management

324 Riverside Ave
Roseville

North American Home Services

4617 Auburn Blvd
Sacramento

Official Pest Prevention

10139 Iron Rock Way
Elk Grove

On Point Inspection Services

5325 J street
Sacramento

ORCO TERMITE CONTROL

PO BOX 267
Ione

Orkin Pest Control

9745 Business Park Dr
Sacramento

Outback Pest Control

P.O. Box 580935
Elk Grove

Pacific Coast Termite Inc

40487 Encyclopedia Cir
Fremont

Parish Termite & Pest Management Inc.

PO Box 1467
Citrus Heights

Pegasus Pest Control

1500A S River Rd
West Sacramento

Pegasus Pest Control

2473 Portola Way
Sacramento

PEST BE GONE Pest Management

P.O. BOX 833
Rocklin

PEST BE GONE Pest Management

P.O. BOX 833
Rocklin

Pest Control Center Inc

3845 Madison Ave
North Highlands

Pest Control Center Inc

5761 Pleasant Valley Rd
El Dorado

Pinnacle Pest Control Inc

600 Broadway
Sacramento

PIONEER PEST CONTROL

PO Box 2147
Citrus Heights

Pro Active Pest Control

PO Box 327
Roseville

ProGuard Pest Control

406 Motor City Ct Ste C
Modesto

Props Tree & Landscape Inc

4271 Duluth Ave # A
Rocklin

RANDY'S VARMINT CONTROL

PO Box 5486
Vacaville

ROCKLIN PEST CONTROL SVC INC

3101 Sunset Blvd. # 8B
Rocklin

Rocky Mountain Termite

11468 Phoebe Court
Penn Valley

Ruffled Feathers Bird Control

3124 Ashley Way
Sacramento

Sheppard Termite Services

331 Woodhaven Dr
Vacaville

Terminix

1168 W National Dr
Sacramento

Termite Services

813 9th St
Sacramento

THE NOBLE WAY PEST CONTROL

5757 AUBURN BLVD
Sacramento

Thomas Wildlife Control

118 Hazelmere St
Folsom

TurfPro

9530 Elder Creek Road
Sacramento

UNCLE JER'S BEE REMOVAL SVC

8141 37TH AVE
Sacramento

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