All About Bugs
Welcome to PCI-Pest Control Inc’s pest library! If you are looking for information on bugs, such as ants, termites, roaches and spiders, then you have found the right place on the web. We offer detailed information on insects that are found all over the United States, and especially on pests located in Southern Nevada; the bug’s paradise.
We also address health and sanitation concerns posed by certain bugs and pests, such as rats and mice, and offer tips on how to prevent them from entering your home. In the end though, it is always best to contact a trained professional such as PCI to address your pest concerns.
PCI’s pest library gives detailed information on problematic insects including termites. On a country-wide level, they cause more damage than hurricanes, earthquakes and fires combined! They are often known to cause extensive damage to homes long before they are discovered, which is why it is so important to have your home inspected by one of PCI’s trained professionals.
Fire ants, another nasty pest, have become a serious menace in the Las Vegas Valley. These ants are particularly aggressive and are literally a force to be reckoned with: Fire ant mounds can contain multiple queens, have upwards of 500,000 or more individuals and can reach densities of 200 to 800 mounds per acre!
Besides providing detailed information on ants and termites, PCI’s pest library also includes tips on how to tell the difference between an ant and termite alates (since they are commonly confused by homeowners), also known as “swarmers.” Alates are what these insects are referred to when in the winged reproductive stage. They are often confused for one another as they are similar in appearance, so knowing what you are dealing with will help you determine which steps to take to avoid problems down the road.
PCI offers you a click-by-click directory of the pests you are likely to encounter as well interesting facts about bugs. The is lots of interesting and helpful information in PCI’s Pest Library, getting yourself acquainted is just a click away!