Arizona Pests

Home/Arizona Pests

Bees in Phoenix are back with a vengeance

2021-06-13T19:02:49-07:00 May 17th, 2021|Arizona Pests|

Have you you seen bees yet this season? Spring and summer are typically when bees appear in the Phoenix area. They're attracted to all of our desert blooming plants and flowers and blooming flowers means feeding time for bees. The Alpha Pest Control team has already had multiple calls regarding bees. Some of the most [...]

Six tips for a pest free summer in Arizona

2021-05-18T18:37:29-07:00 May 17th, 2021|Arizona Pests|

Summer is here in Arizona. That means we’ll spend lots of time by the pool, have outdoor barbeques and play in the backyard. Summer days are longer and just a bit more relaxed, and we'll all put our AC units to good use over the next few months. We might not be looking forward to [...]

Mosquito Control – Protect your Family and Pets

2021-05-31T16:59:15-07:00 May 17th, 2021|Arizona Pests|

Summer seems to be the time when we see mosquitoes here in Arizona. This is especially true once monsoon season is upon us. Here at Alpha Pest Control, we want you to enjoy your backyard more this summer. We can help keep those pesky mosquitoes at bay. Before I talk about mosquito control in Arizona, [...]

Getting rid of termites in Arizona

2021-06-02T10:07:07-07:00 January 10th, 2021|Arizona Pests|

One thing that a homeowner never wants to hear is that they have termites. The thought of these little pests gnawing at the structure of your home is enough to keep you up at night. But, it doesn't have to. Alpha Pest Control can help you solve your termite problems fast. We've been getting a [...]

Do cockroaches come up from the drain?

2021-05-05T15:57:27-07:00 December 10th, 2019|Arizona Pests|

Seeing a roach in your house is never great news. Have you ever wondered how they got in uninvited? One comment that I hear often from my clients is that roaches are coming up from the drain. Everyone assumes that because there are roaches in the sewer system, these disease-carrying creepy crawlies must be coming [...]

Rats in Arizona: Roof Rats and Norway Rats

2021-05-05T16:30:39-07:00 December 1st, 2019|Arizona Pests|

I used to live in the Arcadia area in Phoenix. Every once in a while, I would notice a rat in the yard. There have lots of news articles in Phoenix that talk about roof rat infestations. How would you know if you have a roof rat at your home or business or a more [...]

Are ground squirrels ruining your yard?

2021-05-05T15:57:36-07:00 February 14th, 2019|Arizona Pests|

There are several types of squirrels in our deserts.  The Harris-Antelope Ground Squirrel, the Rock Squirrel, and the Round-Tailed Ground Squirrel.  All of them are very cute from a distance, but if they’re living in your yard it is a whole different story. You might not you realize how much damage one of these little [...]

Cockroaches like Arizona too

2021-05-05T15:57:55-07:00 May 29th, 2015|Arizona Pests|

There's nothing that can give you the heebie jeebies more than seeing a cockroach in your house. They move fast, and it's no secret that they carry diseases. Yuck. We've seen a lot of American cockroaches in AZ lately. That's the most common type. Here's why we're seeing more of them. We like a bit [...]

Rats in Phoenix are moving in!

2021-05-05T15:58:00-07:00 January 2nd, 2012|Arizona Pests|

Do you ever hear scratching in your attic or walls late at night when you're trying to get a good night's sleep?  If so you more than likely have a rat coming in from the cold and getting cozy in your home.  This is a common occurrence for many who live in the valley. Many [...]