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Arizona Scorpions are Making a Comeback

By | 2017-06-04T21:10:23+00:00 March 22nd, 2010|Arizona Pests|

The weather is perfect in Phoenix right now -- warm days full of springtime sunshine. But as temperatures begin to rise, Arizona residents might see more scorpions in their homes, their offices or even on a hiking trail. According to a recent report on ABC 15, Banner Good Samaritan received 66 calls about scorpion stings [...]

Watch Out for Pests in Your Garden

By | 2015-04-25T15:24:17+00:00 February 16th, 2010|Arizona Pests|

Now that the temperature feels more like spring than winter, a lot of us are thinking about sprucing up our lawns. I went out this weekend looking for new plants for the garden in front of my house. It reminded me that there are a few common places where insects like roaches and scorpions like [...]

Bedbugs are back in Arizona

By | 2015-04-25T15:25:16+00:00 February 3rd, 2010|Arizona Pests|

“Sleep tight, don’t let the bedbugs bite” is a phrase that we’ve all heard.  But, until recently, no one really worried much about actually finding bedbugs in their homes.  Almost eradicated in the 1940s, bedbugs are back in a big way.  Alpha Pest Control has serviced a few homes and apartments (100+ units) recently that [...]