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Say Goodbye to Unwanted Guests with Preferred Pest Control

As the mid-February chill lingers in Orange County, CA, it’s not just the cold that’s finding its way into our homes and businesses. Unwanted guests of the four-legged variety are also seeking refuge from the elements, turning our spaces into ...

Safeguard Your Orange County Property from Subterranean Termites This Fall

As the fall season approaches in Orange County, so does the lesser-known yet significant termite swarming season. Preferred Pest Control, a leading pest control service in the region, is gearing up to help residents and businesses combat the surge of ...

Start Your Year Right: Keep Spiders and Rodents at Bay with Preferred Pest Control

As we usher in January 2024, Preferred Pest Control is here to ensure your peace of mind, whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, or property manager. The colder months often invite unwanted guests like spiders and rodents into our spaces, ...

Combating December Moth Infestations in Orange County: Your Guide to a Pest-Free Home and Business

As December’s cool breeze sweeps through Orange County, CA, homeowners and business owners face an uninvited challenge – moths. These seemingly harmless insects can cause significant damage if left unchecked. At Preferred Pest Control, we understand your concerns and are ...

Battling Silverfish: Your Go-To Pest Control in Orange County, CA

Welcome, Orange County residents, to the September edition of our Preferred Pest Control blog! As we transition from the sizzling summer to the crisp autumn days, one thing remains constant: pests! This month, we’re focusing on a notorious intruder, the ...

Say Goodbye to Fleas in Orange County, CA: Reclaim Your Space with Preferred Pest Control

Flea infestations can be a major headache for homeowners, property managers, and business owners in Orange County, CA. In this blog, we explore the challenges and risks associated with fleas, the benefits of eliminating them, and how Preferred Pest Control ...

Flea Season Is Here: Protect Your Pets and Home with Preferred Pest Control

As the weather warms up and we move into the month of May, many of us look forward to spending more time outside with our pets. Unfortunately, this is also the time when flea season begins in Orange County, California ...

Say Goodbye to Spider Infestations with Preferred Pest Control in Orange County

Spiders are a common sight in Orange County, CA during mid-April, and while they may not be everyone's favorite creature, they play an important role in the ecosystem. However, if you're dealing with a spider infestation in your home or ...

American Cockroach Infestation Signs and Prevention Tips in Orange County, CA – Stop Roaches in Their Tracks

Learn to identify the telltale signs of an American cockroach infestation and follow our expert prevention tips to keep your Orange County home roach-free. Are you worried that your Orange County home might be infested with American cockroaches? These unwelcome ...

Garden Pest Control in Orange County: Tackling March’s Most Common Pests with Preferred Pest Control

Discover the most common pests in Orange County, CA during March, and learn how Preferred Pest Control can protect your garden from cutworms, fruitworms, armyworms, earwigs, and gallmakers. Introduction: As March rolls in and spring approaches, Orange County, CA residents ...

Don’t Let Earwigs, Beetles, and Crickets Bug You This March: Tips from Preferred Pest Control in Orange County

As spring approaches in Orange County, California, pests are starting to emerge from their winter hiding places. March is a crucial time to take preventative measures against common pests such as earwigs, beetles, and crickets, before they have a chance ...

Protect Your Home and Business from Rodent Infestations with Preferred Pest Control

Winter is a tough time for everyone, including rodents. As temperatures drop and the winds pick up, these pesky pests are on the hunt for a warm and cozy place to call home. Unfortunately, for homeowners and business owners alike, ...

Beetle Infestation: Protecting Your Home from Invading Pests

"Beetle Infestation: Protecting Your Home from Invading Pests" Beetles are common pests that often enter homes in search of comfort and nutrition. These pests can cause significant damage to furniture, clothing, and food items, which is why it's important to ...

Subterranean termites in Orange County

Subterranean termites are a common pest problem in Orange County, California, and they can cause significant damage to homes and other structures if left untreated. These termites typically swarm in the fall to reproduce, and they can continue to infest ...

How to get rid of bed bugs

Bed bugs are a common problem in Orange County, and they can be a nightmare to deal with. They are small, reddish-brown insects that feed on human blood and can cause a variety of health problems, including skin irritation, allergic ...

Happy New Year – Preferred Pest Control

Bed bugs can be a nightmare for travelers, especially during the holiday season when you want to relax and enjoy your vacation. These pesky insects can hitch a ride in your luggage and end up infesting your hotel room or ...

This Holiday Season Have a Pest FREE Home with Preferred Pest Control

As the holiday season approaches, many people are busy preparing their homes for guests and festive gatherings. While you may be focused on decorations, gift-giving, and menu planning, it's important not to overlook the potential for pests to invade your ...

How to Get Rid of Wasp Nest

When deciding how to get rid of a wasp nest in your home, it is critical to remember that safety is the top priority. The easiest approach to eliminate a wasp nest without getting bitten or causing property damage is ...

How to Get Rid of Pests Before Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to gather with family and friends, eat delicious food, and express our appreciation and gratefulness for others’ blessings. Nevertheless, a family-sized dinner of turkey, stuffing, casserole, and pumpkin pie may result in a lot of leftovers ...

A Guide to Fleas in Orange County

Fleas are microscopic insects that, despite their small size and brief lifespan (2-4 weeks), may create significant issues for humans. Fleas, which feed on the blood of a variety of animals, require a blood meal to continue their reproductive process ...

Crickets Mating Season

The singing of cricket is equivalent to a conversation among these insects. There are four unique tunes, each serving a distinct function. The opening song is a call to arms. Females find the song's melody appealing, whereas other guys find ...

Get Rid of Ants in Your Kitchen

Let’s face it: nobody likes seeing ants in their homes. But this dislike becomes more intense when you spot ants inside your kitchen! Just imagine you are opening your pantry to take out all the ingredients for baking your favorite ...

Spiders When Males Come Out to Mate

Autumn is almost here, and while it is a lovely season, it also brings a lot of insects and pests into our homes. Several insects start mating at the beginning of the fall, especially spiders. And if you don’t take ...

German Roaches Go On the Move and Begin Hitchhiking

There are a couple of more important and urgent calls in the exterminator’s world, apart from individuals who have found a nest of German roaches. The roaches are smelly, unhygienic, and disgusting to have around and will infect everything they ...

Ants, Picnics, and Parties

It’s a beautiful morning, and you are all set for a day out with your family to have a nice picnic. However, there is a little problem with all those ants surrounding your food and ruining it all for you ...