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How To Spot And Deal With Termites

By CimeX | Jun 25, 2019

Termites are a constant threat. They are active during every season. It is important to have a pet control plan ready to implement at the first sign of termite infestation. So why are termites so destructive and how can you spot them before they cause serious damage? The following will help you understand termite infestations […]

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How To Control Scorpions

By CimeX | May 27, 2019

There are nearly 2,000 species of scorpions across the globe. In the U.S., they are most common in the South and Southwest. In California and Arizona, you can find more than 45 species of scorpions. With these pests being so popular in our area, it’s important to inform yourself so you can stay safe and […]

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Bee Swarm vs. Bee Hive: How To Tell The Difference

By CimeX | May 10, 2019

Can you tell the difference between a bee swarm and a bee hive?  If not, don’t worry, most people can’t.  Before I worked in Pest Control, I did not know either. So why is it important to know the difference? One big reason is that it is much less expensive to remove a swarm than […]

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How To Tackle A Pigeon Problem

By CimeX | Apr 1, 2019

Pigeons can become a problem for homeowners, apartment dwellers and business owners alike. Their droppings can wreak havoc on paint, balconies and parking lots. Their feces can attract mice and they are highly acidic, staining and eating away at the underlying surface. Pigeon feces can also eat away at your car’s paint, causing serious and […]

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When Gophers Have Got To Go

By CimeX | Mar 1, 2019

Gophers, a variety of burrowing rodent, are common in the western two-thirds of the United States. They’re also referred to as ground squirrels. These little creatures eat up flowers, vegetables and make a general mess out of many homeowners’ lawns. Gophers can also pose a threat to farm or commercial property. Here’s how you know […]

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CimeX Control Rated #1 For Pest Control In Arizona

By CimeX | Feb 14, 2019

We’re proud to announce we were rated #1 in the Pest Control category for the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona! For 22 years, the publication has been referenced every day by company officials to help them make decisions for their businesses and families. We are happy to have a place next to so many fantastic […]

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Lovebugs are more than just a feeling

By CimeX | Feb 7, 2019

February is the month of love. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, we thought it would be interesting to take a look at one little known insect in the southwestern United States: the lovebug. This march fly is a nuisance to those living along the Gulf Coast and the southeastern region of the United States. For […]

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Why Cockroaches Are So Hard To Kill

By CimeX | Jan 11, 2019

Cockroaches are one of the most resilient creatures on the planet. They hide in walls, sewers and cupboards. Cockroaches are one of the most hated pests. With such world-renowned hatred, how do they manage to survive? Here’s why they are so hard to get rid of on your own. The American Cockroach Over 3,500 species […]

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When DIY Pest Control Doesn’t Work

By CimeX | Dec 19, 2018

As a homeowner, you can take certain steps to keep pests away from your home. There are DIY methods that sometimes work: keeping food sealed tight in the pantry, using herbs to repel certain bugs, or placing traps. What about situations where pests are out of control? Homeowners have a certain set of tools that […]

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Pantry Pest Control

How To Keep A Pest-Free Pantry

By CimeX | Nov 2, 2018

“Pantry Pests” is a term for bugs that feed on packaged goods. These pests will infiltrate your pantry and eat your food unless you take steps to keep them at bay. Regular infestations can lead to food waste and cost you money, and the same things that attract pantry pests can also attract mice. A […]

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