Now that we’re in the hottest part of the year in the Temecula, Murrieta, and Fallbrook areas, you may be noticing more ant activity at your home or business. Why is this? Ants, like humans, like comfortable temperatures. If it’s too cold out, they’ll look for someplace warmer to hang out. If it’s extremely hot outside, they’ll try to find a place to hang out that’s cooler.
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There are a lot of little-known facts about pests and the pest control industry, but not a lot of them matter to the average homeowner or business property owner. We don’t expect people to know everything there is to know about the pests that are common to Temecula (that’s our job), but these five facts are not only interesting—they can also help homeowners and business owners in Temecula protect themselves and their properties from the damage pests can cause. [Read more…]
As any Temecula homeowner will tell you, bugs and rodents are a problem in the Temecula Valley. Constant maintenance is required to keep unwanted pests out of your home and off of your property. Unfortunately, these pests don’t just affect homes—they also affect commercial properties.
Whether you operate your business out of an office building, a warehouse, or a retail store, your facility needs to be free of pests. Customers who see a pest problem at your place of business will not only be wary of your facility’s cleanliness, they may also wonder what else your business is neglecting to take care of. You could lose a potential customer over something as simple as a few bugs, which could have easily been taken care of by calling in a professional Temecula pest control company. Don’t give your customers any reason to take their business elsewhere!
It’s not just your customers and clients you need to be concerned about. You need to consider your employees as well. No one wants to work in an environment that has a bug or rodent problem. And you don’t want your employees spending their valuable time trying to get rid of the problem or cleaning up the mess left by pests. Hiring a Temecula pest control company to regularly service your facility will keep your place of work free of unwanted pests and allow your employees to be able to focus on the important tasks at hand—their jobs!
If you are a landlord of a business facility, you have certain obligations to your tenants. One of them is to maintain the property. If your property has a problem with bugs or rodents, you need to take care of it unless your lease specifically says that your tenants are responsible for this. And you should think twice about using DIY pest control methods, as using insecticides on a commercial property without a license could make you liable for any damages or illnesses they cause. Let a professional pest control company like Knockout handle bug extermination and rodent control. We know the most effective methods to use based on your specific pest problems. We also know how to correctly apply pesticides to keep your tenants as safe as possible.
We understand that business owners and landlords of a commercial property already have a lot of expenses, but professional pest control is one that is definitely worth the money. If you don’t already have a pest control company helping you keep your facility free of unwanted bugs and rodents, contact us at Knockout. We’d love to come out to your facility and tell you more about the pest control services we offer and give you a free estimate. We look forward to hearing from you!
It’s the time of year when many people start thinking about putting their homes on the market. Early spring is typically a great time to sell, so planning ahead now to prep your house for those all-important real estate photos is smart. [Read more…]
Knockout Pest Control & Termite is a family-owned and operated pest control company that serves the communities of Temecula, Murrieta, Fallbrook, and the surrounding areas. There are many others in the area, as well as some of the “big name” pest control companies that are national brands with locations in the area. [Read more…]
You wake up in the morning and make your way into the kitchen for the day’s first cup of coffee or some breakfast, only to discover, through still-bleary eyes, that ants have found their way into your kitchen. They may be on your counters, devouring the crumbs left over from last night’s dinner, or, even worse, they found their way into your pantry and are in your food! [Read more…]
If you’ve ever complained to anyone about your ant problems, you were likely met with a response something like, “Well, Temecula was built on an ant hill, so of course you have an ant problem.” [Read more…]
We recently heard a story from someone using another pest control company in Temecula that we wanted to share with you. The family had just moved onto a new piece of property and called a local pest control company for service. They had the usual pest problems—ants and spiders. They could see a trail of ants going directly into their house. [Read more…]
At Knockout, we love customer reviews! Not only do they tell our potential clients about the type of service they can expect to receive when they hire Knockout for pest control in Temecula, but they also tell us how we’re doing as a business. Are our current customers satisfied and happy with the service we provide, or are we missing the mark in any way? [Read more…]
We hear all the time from our pest control customers in Temecula and Fallbrook that they are very happy with the service we provide. They tell us how their home used to be inundated with ants or spiders and now, they rarely, if ever, see one inside their home. Other customers tell us how happy they are that they no longer have to worry about damage to their home or belongings due to rodents. [Read more…]