Common Spiders of Orange County

March 20, 2017

If you live in Orange County, Southern California like we do, you probably know all too well about the type of spiders that can overrun our cities. Keep reading if you need help dealing with any spider infestation or want …

Orange County Pest Control Services

February 25, 2017

If you’re looking for pest control, whether it be fumigation services, pesticides, baits, or traps, look no further than Preferred Pest Control. We service all of Orange County and have extensive experience in the cities of Fountain Valley, Anaheim, Huntington …

Roof Rats Invading SoCal

December 17, 2016

Have you spotted any rats around your property lately? If so, you might have a bigger problem on your hands than you think. Roof Rats are some particularly pesky pests here in Orange County and they can carry some pretty …

The Norway Rat in Orange County

December 9, 2016

Do late night scampering noises keeping you up at night? You may have a rat infestation. Read on to learn about the Norway Rat problem here in Orange County and learn how the best rat exterminators in Southern California at …

Orange County Carpet Beetle Infestation

October 4, 2016

Noticing holes in your clothing? How about damage to your carpets or upholstered furniture? If you do, you may have a carpet beetle problem. They feed on fabrics and can cause costly damage to your home. Read more to find …

Be Ant-Free this Summer in Orange County

July 7, 2016

Happy belated 4th of July from Preferred Pest Control! Now that celebrations have died down, let’s talk about summer pest #1: ants. Learn the ins and outs of controlling ants here in Orange County and be ant-free all summer long! …

Southern California Fleas

June 7, 2016

Flea season is here! They enjoy the summer just as much as we do and if you want a summer free of them, call Preferred Pest Control today! Need help with your Fleas? Give us a call today! (714) 486-2637 …

Orange County Earwigs and Silverfish

April 1, 2016

Have you been noticing some nocturnal insect activity in or around your house at night? You might have a problem with earwigs or silverfish which are two common insects here in Orange County. Read on to find out how to …

Stop Gophers from Digging up your Orange County Lawn

September 13, 2015

Are gophers ruining your Orange County lawn? Get the facts and learn how to get rid of them. The Facts about Gophers What are Gophers? Gophers, or pocket gophers, are small rodents about 6-14 inches in length and come in …

Spring is coming! (Also Earwigs)

March 10, 2015

Don’t panic because despite what you might have heard, earwigs do not enter people’s ears while they sleep. The myth that these insects go into people’s ears and burrow into the brain to cause insanity is completely untrue but interestingly …