Control of crawling pests from Thrasher Termite & Pest Control

Rats Love Oranges

By |2020-03-30T12:06:28-07:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: Crawling Pests, Rats|

On a Sunday walk through her neighborhood, one of our team noticed, not one, but two oranges that were clearly snacked on by rats. When you see an orange that is hollowed out, the culprit is usually a rat. When [...]

How to Tell the Difference Between Bed Bugs and Carpet Beetles

By |2016-10-28T14:12:46-07:00September 29th, 2016|Categories: Bed Bugs, Beetles, Crawling Pests, General Pest Control, How to Identify Bed Bugs|Tags: , , , |

Many people confuse the common, and relatively* harmless, carpet beetle with bed bugs. Here's how to tell the difference. Immature bed bugs (nymphs) and adult bed bugs both bite. Bed bug nymphs are very small, pale tan, but have the same [...]

Black Widow Prevention on the Playground

By |2016-10-28T14:13:40-07:00July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Crawling Pests, Spiders|Tags: , , , , |

When Thrasher Termite & Pest Control receives a call  from a nursery school about black widow spiders, we clear our calendar.  Instructional staff noticed black widow spiders on the playground and needed quick action to protect the children. You won't [...]