Now that Africanized honey bees have been found in Northern California, Thrasher Termite & Pest Control wants to remind you how to protect yourself if you are attacked by a swarm of bees, and why “do-it-yourself” bee removal is a very bad […]
Thrasher Termite & Pest Control answers commonly asked questions about termite fumigation.
Is residue left on surfaces after termite fumigation?
Read on for a full explanation of this commonly asked drywood termite fumigation question.
Sulfuryl fluoride is the gas used to fumigate for drywood […]
Summertime in California means picnics, barbecues, and pests. As you plan your next outdoor extravaganza, follow these simple, low cost tips for picnic pest prevention from Thrasher Termite & Pest Control. If you need additional help, call Thrasher Termite & […]
Woodpeckers out of control.
Thrasher Termite & Pest Control inspectors were surprised by the extreme woodpecker damage found in one suburban home. Woodpeckers had drilled holes directly under the roof fascia board around the entire house. Besides being unsightly, such extensive wood damage can have many […]
In honor of President’s Day, a…
List of Insects Named After Presidents
Can you match the president to the insect?
Fill in the blanks below with: a. lincolnanna, b. roosevelti, c. bushi, d. barackobamai
1. ANT: Pheidole __________
2. BEETLE: Stenomorpha __________
3. BEETLE: Agathidium __________
4. SPIDER: Aptostichus __________
5. WASP: __________ malpighii
Yes! One lucky president has TWO insects named […]
Thrasher Termite & Pest Control, Inc. is one of the top rated pest control companies according to a Consumers’ Checkbook survey, as reported in Bay Area Consumers’ Checkbook Magazine Fall 2014/Winter 2015 issue.
Consumers’ Checkbook compiled consumer ratings of pest control companies […]
Some of the ingredients in pumpkin pie are not found on any label–for good reason. WARNING! Do not read further unless you are ready to be grossed out.
As a pest control company we wondered what, if any, pests would be […]