• 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.


  • 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
  • The U.S. Constitution

    U.S. Constitution

    The U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights, I don’t usually post rants but this is one of my exceptions.  I believe this document to be almost perfect, and... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Pesticides


    Pesticides are a tool of the IPM or Integrated Pest Management. It is important to understand and implement the correct usage of any chemical used. Read more

    Posted on 10 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • BMP – Best Management Practices

    Best Management Practices

    Pest Control, Termite or Weed treatment BMP’s or Best Management Practices. NPMA or the National Pest Management Association sets the standard for these... Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • GI Josh Dog


    Have you ever heard of GI Josh Dog? Todays blog will be a little different and dedicated to a little plush dog that is doing some great work. Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Termite Video

    Termite Video

    Termites are small and white, and are termed social insects like ants. Colonies have males and females in the colony at all times. In Africa and Australia mound... Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • ProBest Name Change

    ProBest Name Change

    ProBest name change. So I’m sure everyone has heard about this certain company that recently told everyone they were changing their name. Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Chicken Wire Sub-par Work

    Chicken Wire Sub-par Work

    Chicken wire = sub-par work Chicken wire isn’t in my repertoire of work stuff, I think it looks unprofessional. This looks like a DIY or do it yourself job and... Read more

    Posted on 27 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Spider Webs

    Spider Webs

    and spiders Spider webs are the worst, you’re walking through the woods and boom – spider web. You’re in  crawlspace and boom spider web. Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Flocking


    Flocking (is that a word) – Roosting and Nesting? If you have an issue like this, you might have poop everywhere? Here’s your sign, right? Read more

    Posted on 15 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Clutter


    in and around your home Clutter in and around your home is an open ended invitation to come hang out if your a pests. Don’t allow cluttered areas because they... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE
  • Trust & Reliability

    Trust Reliability

    Trust Reliability Trust Reliability is what it is all about! We get more work from referrals than anything else we do. Read more

    Posted on 10 August 2018 ANIMALS & WILDLIFE