Glue boards are a useful tool to use when capturing rodents such as rats or mice. Most of the time people get frustrated because the glue boards are not doing the job by catching the rodents.
The reason behind this is because they are not properly setting up the glue boards for an effective capture. Continue reading
Cardon Ellis of Unipest Pest Control explains an interaction with a customer when a homeowner heading to the kitchen to grab cereal in the pantry for breakfast and finds pests inside the box.
Now the question pops in the customer’s head on what type of pest this is and how to get rid of them, Ellis said. In this case the homeowner is dealing with an Indian meal moth. Continue reading
A household member has construction workers ready to tear down a wall to get to the pipes for copper re-piping, however what they did not know is that there were rats within the walls.
The rats came crawling out and infested the household. Continue reading
Are you tired of seeing spider webs all over your house or backyard? Unipest Pest Control’s chief inspector Cardon Ellis provides successful tips on how to properly and effectively de-web in all possible areas from spiders.
“There’s a daddy long legs and the cellar sliders and everything put up high. You got to constantly be looking down low for webs,” Ellis says. He wants us to be extremely thorough on touching all corners of the web areas, so bending and squatting are necessary. Continue reading
A couple is ready to go to bed until they feel something running up their legs. They remove the covers and find an infestation of bed bugs!
The homeowners first saw their infestation in their master bedroom and soon there were more areas that needed to be treated. Continue reading
Unipest Pest Control has been Santa Clarita’s #1 pest control for many years.
Cardon Ellis, the company owner, gives tips on how to treat dry wood termites with orange oil and bora-care. Continue reading
The “Pest Talk” radio show on pest control in Santa Clarita recently highlighted the one animal that a wildlife removal specialist is intimidated by: owls.
Frank Ortiz from Advanced Wildlife Removal joined the show’s host, Cardon Ellis from Unipest, to explain why he thinks owls are “super creepy.” Continue reading
During a recent “Pest Talk” show on pest control in Santa Clarita, Unipest opened up a discussion about tips for trapping raccoons.
Host Cardon Ellis of Unipest was joined by Frank Ortiz from Advanced Wildlife Removal to share his experiences. Continue reading
Unipest’s “Pest Talk” radio show recently told the story of the most aggressive coyote a wildlife removal expert has ever encountered, along with how the expert’s trap bait of choice is fried chicken.
Coyotes are usually incredibly submissive after they realize they’re overpowered, and so it tends to be relatively simple to use a snare pole to put them inside a cage, according to Frank Ortiz of Advanced Wildlife Removal. Continue reading
On a recent “Pest Talk” radio show, Cardon Ellis from Unipest had an entertaining interview with a wildlife removal expert on removing raccoons from attics by hand.
Ellis started out by asking Frank Ortiz from Advanced Wildlife Removal what the scariest animal would be for him to remove. Continue reading