• 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.


  • Flying Rats

    Flying Rats

    , So this netting is there to stop the pigeons from landing, and obviously it isn’t working. Birds don’t like landing on things they cannot see. Read more

    Posted on 11 December 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • $1000 Phone

    $1000 Phone

    RANT! You know what gets my goat? The pricing ($1000 phone) of the newest technology and the pricing of termite work. People are willing to spend $1000 but are... Read more

    Posted on 02 December 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Birds


    I’m often amused at how people attempt to fix pest issues, but as you can see it usually doesn’t work. Chicken wires look terrible and plastic spikes don’t... Read more

    Posted on 30 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Entering Bugs

    Entering Bugs

    like scorpions, roaches and whatever else can enter. Entering termites, scorpions et all. Termites can make their way through the smallest of a crack or hole. Read more

    Posted on 26 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Ants – Baits Or Termidor

    Ants Baits Termidor

    So the question is – Ants – baits or Termidor, what is the best or what works best? So what is my preference? Inside or outside would be my 1st question? Read more

    Posted on 21 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Kitchen Tubes

    Kitchen Tubes

    termites Kitchen tubes and termites, always a freaky thing to discover. This was of course unusual and of course there was a shower bathtub on the other side. Read more

    Posted on 19 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Expert


    Expert: In my days of traveling to give presentations to pest control technicians across the world, I ran into all kinds. The one thing that always got me, if... Read more

    Posted on 17 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Loyalty


    Loyalty – Show that you care about your family, friends, Scout leaders, school, and country. I ran into a realtor the other day, he called and had me inspect 2... Read more

    Posted on 08 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Meeses in the House

    Meeses House

    Meeses, OK I know the plural of mouse is mice, not meese but just had to mess with things. Plus coming up with keywords is difficult as there are only so many t... Read more

    Posted on 05 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Gophers


    Gophers and the movie Caddy Shack, see link below. One of my all time favorite comedy hits. I still laugh every time that Gopher dances and makes fun of the... Read more

    Posted on 01 November 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Spend It in Gilbert

    Spend Gilbert

    Spend it in Gilbert – When you buy local you help another family within the Gilbert area. When you buy from someone out of state much of that money goes away... Read more

    Posted on 29 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Bait and Rodent Stations

    Bait Rodent Stations

    Bait and rodent stations – So something and not the rats have been eating my bait. Here is the bait I use versus an anticoagulant. Read more

    Posted on 18 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Burrows


    Burrows/Rodents/Squirrels Liberty Wildlife We recently moved into a newly built facility and had a few problems with rodents. Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Grass Eating Termites

    Grass Eating Termites

    Grass and termites Grass, termites and what they may eat. Here is Arizona we have a grass eating termite. Typically they eat desert cellulose cleaning up the... Read more

    Posted on 06 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Rain


    O boy all that rain, over 2+ inches here in Arizona. Thanks to Hurricane Rosa. Unusual for that much water in a few days, and its flooding everywhere. Read more

    Posted on 03 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • It’s Not the Appliance but the Hole That Lets in the Critters.

    It’s Appliance Hole That Lets Critters.

    The appliance and the hole. The appliance and your home. It’s the hole that affects the entry of the pests. Often the wall socket is surrounded by the cover... Read more

    Posted on 01 October 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Pocket Gophers

    Pocket Gophers

    Pocket gophers can be quite the destructive pests, they eat roots and often go unnoticed until the plant is dead. Look for those suspicious dug up soil... Read more

    Posted on 30 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Rat Catcher


    Rat Catcher one of those jobs people don’t do anymore. I must admit, most of those jobs were tough and I wouldn’t want to do them either. The grossest one was... Read more

    Posted on 27 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Termite Failures

    Termite Failures

    on structures What kind of issues cause failures? Failures include: Planters next to the foundation. Stucco below grade of slab. Any wood to soil. Tree roots... Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Old Wood


    Old wood or really just any wood can be an issue for termites and other wood boring insects. Termites can be the bane of every homeowner unless they are savvy t... Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE