Spring is a beautiful time in Arizona. The weather is perfect and all of our desert plants and wildflowers sprout vibrant blooms. But, spring also brings something that we all could live without – weeds. Weeds in Arizona are a problem that can seem overwhelming to most. No one wants to spend endless hours kneeling [...]
DIY Pest Control may seem like a good solution for your Arizona pest problems, but Alpha Pest Control can answer your questions about why hiring a professional is a better idea.
I used to live in the Arcadia area in Phoenix. Every once in a while, I would notice a rat in the yard. There have lots of news articles in Phoenix that talk about roof rat infestations. How would you know if you have a roof rat at your home or business or a more [...]
There are several types of squirrels in our deserts. The Harris-Antelope Ground Squirrel, the Rock Squirrel, and the Round-Tailed Ground Squirrel. All of them are very cute from a distance, but if they’re living in your yard it is a whole different story. You might not you realize how much damage one of these little [...]
Arizona's monsoon rains are upon us and the mosquitoes will soon follow. Before I talk about mosquito control in Arizona, here are a few facts about these pests. Did you know that only female mosquitoes are to blame for mosquito bites? Females use their mouth parts to pierce the skin of warm blooded animals, drawing [...]
There's nothing that can give you the heebie jeebies more than seeing a cockroach in your house. They move fast, and it's no secret that they carry diseases. Yuck. We've seen a lot of American cockroaches in AZ lately. That's the most common type. Here's why we're seeing more of them. We like a bit [...]