A Loveliness of Ladybugs

By |2016-11-04T15:52:25-07:00October 31st, 2016|Categories: beautiful insects|Tags: , , , , , |

What does one call a group or swarm of ladybugs? A loveliness. As in, "A Thrasher Termite & Pest Control technician sighted a loveliness of ladybugs overwintering on a lichen encrusted boulder." The Convergent ladybug migrates in the fall to [...]

Taxidermy Fumigation

By |2016-10-28T14:12:33-07:00October 10th, 2016|Categories: Beetles, General Pest Control|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Drywood termite fumigation controls some taxidermy pests that commonly infest taxidermy mounts. Because Vikane® (sulfuryl flouride) is a trusted remedy used by many museums, we recommend that owners of taxidermy mounts consider upgrading their drywood termite fumigation to a "taxidermy" fumigation. Here's [...]

Important Bed Bug Law for California Landlords and Tenants

By |2016-11-14T13:53:34-08:00October 7th, 2016|Categories: Bed Bugs, San Diego Bed Bugs|Tags: , , , , |

California AB 551 - Rental Property: Bed bugs affects all landlords, tenants and any pest control company that performs bed bug work. Thrasher is happy to provide a brief, in-person presentation about this law to interested groups or associations. Call our office [...]

100 to 400 Reasons Not to Ignore Indiameal Moths

By |2017-01-06T15:29:22-08:00October 6th, 2016|Categories: DIY Pest Control, General Pest Control|Tags: , , , |

Indianmeal moths are the most commonly encountered pest of stored products. The adult moth causes no damage; however larvae attack grain and grain products, dried fruit (they seem to love raisins), crackers, powdered milk, chocolate, dry dog food, bird seed [...]