• ProBest's Blog

    Bugs are a reality of life. But when they show up in your home, they can make life for you and your family uncomfortable, even potentially hazardous. The Daily Buzz of pests and pest control.


  • Aprehend Bedbugs

    One of the great products on the market today is Aprehend a non-toxic mode of action with a 3 month residual. Aprehend bedbugs is really unique in that it... Read more

    Posted on 18 May 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Boxelder Bugs

    Boxelder Bugs

    can be a real nuisance and are identified as a occasional invader.  They become quite numerous in the Spring and Summer, populations go off the scale. Read more

    Posted on 11 May 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Cricket Poo

    can be mistaken for termite activity. Cricket mess under a hand lens appear to have sharp jagged edges. Often black in color while termites use soil and water... Read more

    Posted on 04 May 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Sanitation


    , I think most of us don’t think about but maybe subliminally it’s there? You throw away garbage because it will spoil and smell bad. Food goes bad and we... Read more

    Posted on 27 April 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Bug Season


    is fast upon us here in Arizona, scorpions never had a chance to freeze and much of their food lived as well. Cockroaches, earwigs, ants, beetles,... Read more

    Posted on 20 April 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Your Home, Your Fortress

    Where no bug should enter! I tell this story often – I don’t see bugs in my house, I think because they are scared of me. Oh occasionally I see a house fly or... Read more

    Posted on 13 April 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Essential Services

    – In response to the Covid-19 virus This virus has certainly made people think, maybe those Preppers were right? Maybe we all need to think about – what if? Read more

    Posted on 06 April 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Construction Errors

    I don’t think that most people in the construction trade think about a home after it is built. Many things that we think are architecturally beautiful often... Read more

    Posted on 01 April 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Carpet Tack

    is usually reserved for carpet, however I recently saw something unique in bird avoidance. By the way as you can see it isn’t working. It was a good try but... Read more

    Posted on 23 March 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Customized Service

    Every house and business is unique, some have flat roofs, tiles or shingles. Is it a bird and/or rodent? Customized is the way to go, let us the Pest... Read more

    Posted on 16 March 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Snakes & Rodents

    Well it’s that time of the year for snakes to become a tad more adventuresome . They are looking for food and may be drawn into your property following their... Read more

    Posted on 09 March 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Fumigation

    What I think of as Fumigation isn’t what the regular guy thinks, for me when you tent a house that’s fumigation. Or when you take a freight train tanker and... Read more

    Posted on 24 February 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Bedbugs Aprehend

    I want to thank Brian Metzger GP Home Defense from Salina, Kansas for the pictures. ( Natural Biopesticide Aprehend® is composed of... Read more

    Posted on 17 February 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Rat Holes

    Does your yard have rat holes, do you know what is happening in your yards or your neighbors? Rats or rodents in general can do a lot of damage to wiring and... Read more

    Posted on 11 February 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Tubes

    are an easy way to see the evidence of subterranean termites. They live in the ground and work their way up into your home. They use dirt, mud soil to protect... Read more

    Posted on 03 February 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Screw Me

    , have you ever had a day when all goes against you? Even the rats are out to get me. It was a sign – have you ever had a rat bring you a present in the rodent... Read more

    Posted on 27 January 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Trustworthy

    Everyday I get bombarded with “I can get it for cheaper”, what is TRUSTWORTHY and what does it mean to you? You know the commercial on TV where the patient ask... Read more

    Posted on 20 January 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Kings of Pain

    tv show, you have got to watch this show. These two guys inflect pain upon themselves and then rate the pain on 3 levels – intensity, duration and damage 1... Read more

    Posted on 13 January 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Water Diverter

    One of the home improvements you can do to your house is to add Water diverter to any pvc running from ac units. This diverter takes water away from the... Read more

    Posted on 06 January 2020 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Weeds Galore

    OK so Weeds galore can be a real problem especially with HOA communities. Grasses can be an extra challenge as they will grow anywhere and are persistent in... Read more

    Posted on 30 December 2019 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE