Most Common Pests in Southern California
Southern California has the perfect weather for various types of insects and other pests. The warm climate we all enjoy entices not only humans but small creatures as well. California is home to thousands of insects.
Throughout the year we will see these insects in our homes and backyards. We have compiled a list of the most common pests in Southern California to keep you informed and on the lookout:
- Spiders (Black Widows, Cellar spiders, and recluse spiders)
- Cockroaches (American, Oriental, and German)
- Fleas and Ticks
- Bed bugs
- Flies (Fruit fly, and house fly) and Mosquitoes
- Carpet Beetles
- Earwigs and Silverfish
- Mice and Rats
Recent studies show temperatures rising in Southern California, which will cause increased problems with common pest insects as they develop more rapidly in response to warmer climate. The best way to avoid these pesky creatures from entering our homes and becoming a problem is prevention. Start the year right, call Accurate Termite and Pest Control to make a prevention plan. Whatever your needs, we’ve got you covered.