Blog | Hobbs Pest Solutions - Part 3

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Tips for Keeping Fleas Away from Your Home and Yard

May 15, 2020

Fleas are very common pests in homes with pets, and they can cause all kinds of problems for animals and humans alike. Not only are fleas very irritating to deal with, they can also be very difficult to get rid of. The good news is that there are a lot of things homeowners can do to prevent flea infestations and minimize contact with these pests—especially during the spring and summer. Keep reading for some helpful pest control tips in Butte County, CA to fend off fleas this season. Flea basics Fleas are small insects that are just 2.5 millimeters long.... View Article

Keep Spiders from Moving in with You

April 30, 2020

When they’re outside your home, spiders can be a real asset to your local ecosystem. They manage bug populations in your neighborhood, a task that keeps insects like flies, fleas and ticks from spilling into your home. Yes, when they’re outside your home, spiders are great. When they come inside, however, things can get pretty icky, pretty quickly. At this point, you’ll have nothing left to do but hunt up some local exterminators in Butte County, CA. If you want to help keep your home spider-free, here are some tips. Know when you’re at risk Before a spider chooses to... View Article

Use These Tips to Identify Fleas in Your Home

April 16, 2020

No homeowner wants to discover that their home is the site of an infestation, but few pests are more nefarious than a group of fleas. These aggressive little bloodsuckers often travel into the home virtually undetected, riding on the coat of your family pet. Once inside, fleas will move into your bed sheets and furniture, where they will multiply with speed. The odds are good, in fact, that unless you’re looking for a flea infestation, you won’t notice it until small bites begin to show up on your friends and family, or until you’re itching almost out of control. Here... View Article

Use These Ideas to Keep Unwanted Guests Out

April 9, 2020

Over the winter, most rodents in Northern California hole up in various shelters they’ve established over the past weeks and months. Once the weather warms up and the days run longer, however, these invasive little critters head out in search of new food sources and new places to lay their heads and build a family. They might look cute in Pixar movies, but you certainly do not want a family of mice or rats in your home. Once they have built a nest in your home, mice and rats can reproduce with astonishing speed. This new colony will quickly break... View Article

Tips for Keeping Pests Out of Your Home in the Spring

March 26, 2020

Winter is finally over, and homeowners throughout Northern California are eager to get out into the sunshine and get the summer going. Of course, on the other end of the spectrum, there are countless creepy crawlers who are peeking their heads out of their various hiding places and setting their sights on your home. As gorgeous as our part of California may be, it’s also home to a massive variety of pests, including several species of ants and spiders, as well as an ample number of termites, bedbugs and fleas. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to limit your... View Article