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School’s Back in Session – Keep Bugs Under Control at School in the Roseville Area

School’s Back in Session – Keep Bugs Under Control at School in the Roseville Area 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

Now that we are several weeks back into the school year, kids, teachers, and parents have gotten back into the routine. But the beginning of the school year coincides with the end of pest season here in Roseville. The last few weeks of warm weather means pests are still active outdoors. Pests that often come indoors can interrupt classrooms. Many pests can sting and bite. Some can be extremely dangerous if they cause an allergic…

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Avoiding Pests While Camping

Avoiding Pests While Camping 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

There are a few more weeks of camping season left in the wilderness near Northern California. If you are planning to pitch a tent and make the most of it, you are likely going to see a few bugs. You are spending time outside, after all. But too many mosquitoes, flies, stinging insects, ants, and ticks around your campsite can ruin your trip, and even cause injury. While our pest control services at ADAPT Pest…

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You’ve Probably Been Eating Bugs Without Realizing It

You’ve Probably Been Eating Bugs Without Realizing It 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

In some cultures, bugs are a delicacy. Grasshoppers, crickets, ants, cicadas, and other bugs offer a great source of protein and are tasty to many people. In fact, eating insects is becoming more and more common for its health and sustainability benefits. But many foods that you do not expect to contain bugs often contain parts of dead insects. The FDA says that a small quantity of bugs is acceptable in some foods.  If you…

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Is Pest Damage at My Home Covered by Insurance?

Is Pest Damage at My Home Covered by Insurance? 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

Homeowners rely on home insurance to cover all forms of damage to their property – fooding after a burst pipe, an accidental fire, or the theft of belongings. Pests are another common form of damage to homes. Termites and carpenter ants can eat through wood, causing structural weaknesses. Rodents, bats, birds, and other wildlife chew through wires and insulation and leave messy droppings behind. Yet the majority of home insurance policies do not include coverage…

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Can You Save Your Belongings After a Bed Bug Infestation?

Can You Save Your Belongings After a Bed Bug Infestation? 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

If you have done any research into bedbug infestations, you probably already know that once bed bugs move into your home, they quickly spread throughout the various rooms and infest far more than just your bed. They will hide in furniture, on clothing, in curtains, and in rugs. You will also know that bedbugs are notoriously hard to kill. This leaves many homeowners with the misconception that when they want to eliminate bedbugs, they have…

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Pest Control for Schools Around Roseville and Rocklin

Pest Control for Schools Around Roseville and Rocklin 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

ADAPT Pest Management is best known for our work with residential properties in areas like Roseville, Rocklin, Sacramento, Auburn, Lincoln, and beyond. But we also know that pests do not care about your property type, and when it comes to the safety of those inside of a property, it’s important to trust that you have a pest control company available when you need us most. So, at least on our end, it is not a…

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Local Fires Bringing Large Beetles

Local Fires Bringing Large Beetles 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

There are a lot of insects you’re probably familiar with. Spiders, cockroaches, ants – these are standard pests that people see in and around their homes, and why so many people in the Roseville and Rocklin, CA region need pest control. But every once in a while, you may see an insect you did not expect – one that maybe you have never seen before. One such insect that we’re occasionally seeing more of here…

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What’s Going to Happen with this Heat?

What’s Going to Happen with this Heat? 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

If you haven’t noticed, it’s been hot. Throughout Rocklin, Roseville, and most of California, there has been this long, ongoing heat of at least 100 degrees, and chances are we’re in for more of these days not only this year, but in the years to come. Heat has an interesting effect on local insects and wildlife, and it’s something you might want to prepare for depending on what summers are like over the next long…

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What Pests are Living in Your Chimney

What Pests are Living in Your Chimney 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

A fireplace is a wonderful way to make your house comfortable and cozy. But your fireplace, and more specifically your chimney, is also a nice warm place for animals to find shelter. All year long, wildlife can climb inside and be protected from weather and predators. You might first notice wildlife in your chimney when you hear noises coming from your fireplace or you spot an animal disappearing down your chimney. Other times, you may…

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Have Allergies in Your Home? Pests Might Be to Blame

Have Allergies in Your Home? Pests Might Be to Blame 150 150 ADAPT Pest Management

Here in Roseville, trees, grasses, and flowers are one of the most common causes of allergies for local residents. But what if you are experiencing allergies inside your home or during summer, fall, and winter when pollen isn’t prevalent? Many bugs, mice, and rats are also common sources of allergens in Roseville, Rocklin, and the surrounding region. When pests infest your home, they can cause ongoing allergies as well as disease and destruction. If you…

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