Is Pest Control Safe For Pets?

A question that we hear quite frequently is if "pest control is safe for pets". The short answer is yes. However, some special care should be taken to ensure they don't ingest or otherwise come into too much contact with pest control solutions. Here is a few guidelines that you should follow to keep your pets as safe and healthy as possible. Of course you should also consult your pest control professional with any questions you may have.

Spider Eggs Inside Your Home

Spiders are among the creepiest critters that can find their way into your home. Just one spider can lay an egg sac starting a chain reaction and releasing hundreds more into your home. Here are some steps that you can take to prevent this from happening. Or contact a professional to ensure the job is done right.

Don't Forget about Pest Control During Winter Season

You may be like many people who think that pests disappear during the winter months, especially as cold as it gets in Idaho. However, during these winters months many pest don't simply die off; instead they move into your home! Pest control is a year round process, not simply during the summer months. In fact, keeping proactive control is important in keeping the bugs from seeking refuge inside your home this winter season.

The Lowdown on House Flies

House flies can be a major pest in your home. Simply swatting these critters doesn't stop the spread of disease that they can carry. Here is everything you need to know about house flies and steps you can take to keep them out of your home.

Wasps, Hornets and Bees Pest Control

Stinging insects such as bees, wasps, hornets and yellow jackets can not only be a nuesence, but can make your time spent outside your home unpleasent. Your local pest control can help keep these insects under control so that you can enjoy your yard once again.

Best Ways To Get Rid Of Mice With the Help Of Pest Control

Getting rid of mice or rodents can be tricky. Here are FIVE ways that can help control the pests. These proven methods will reduce the spread of bacteria and disease carried by rodents. Remember, if all else fails, calling an exterminator is a guarenteed way to solve the problem.

What is Pest Control and Why Do I Need It?

Most people often rely on do-it-yourself pest extermination methods. However, in cases where the infestation has spread, you need the services of a professional. Pest extermination companies have the necessary tools and expertise needed to get rid of the pests. If you have a severe pest infestation, you can contact Gem State Pest for commercial and domestic pest solutions within Idaho Falls and Pocatello.

Pest Control For Carpenter Ants

If you have carpenter ants in your Pocatello or Idaho Falls, Idaho home or business, then you need to hire exterminators for effective pest control. To determine if you have carpenter ants in your home, business or nearby wooden structures, look for large insects with huge mandibles. This species of ant prefers damp wood that is dead rather than living trees, and if your home has any moisture damage, then you are likely to have an infestation of carpenter ants. 

Safe Products for Pest Control

September 15, 2015

Here are some of the products we use to assure a non-human threatening, but effective pest removal.

Yellow Jackets: What you Should Know

We treat Yellow Jacket infestations and also help with prevention to assure the problem does not persist in the future If you have any questions or concerns about Yellow Jackets, or would like us t help with an infestation, give us a call today!


How to Identify and Control Silverfish Infestations

The fact that Silverfish and their ancestors have survived millions of years is proof of their resilience. Learn more on Silverfish now!

Bed Bugs: What You Need to Know

Bed bugs are an extremely adaptable and elusive creature. Once an infestation becomes severe it can be very difficult to get rid of them. Find out more about Bed Bugs in Pocatello and Idaho Falls in this weeks blog!

Mouse Pest Control for Fall and Winter

Good tips on how to control mice during the fall and winter. Remember, mice love a warm place to sleep. We'll help you keep them out of your livable space!

Earwigs In Pocatello and Idaho Falls

Earwigs or “Pincher Bugs”, as they are often called, are some of the most misunderstood insects in the US.  These bugs have become a problem in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, and much of Eastern Idaho! Read about these bugs now!

Carpenter Ants in Island Park

In Idaho, Black Carpenter Ants are quite common, and it is likely that you have come across these pests before. Keep reading for more information!

4 Steps to Prevent Cockroach Infestations

In this entry we will discuss 4 steps to help keep these pests from taking over your home.

6 Tips for Gopher Control

These pesky animals oftentimes fill yards with holes, and completely destroy expensive landscapes. They eat important plants, as well as dig through phone lines, utility lines, and water systems.

6 Tips to Prevent Ant Infestations

Ants can be very difficult to get rid of once they invade your home. The best practice to deal with ants is to prevent them from entering in the first place. However, sometimes an ant problem cannot be avoided and it is best to contact a professional to help deal with these elusive pests. Click on the link to learn more!

Steps to Protect Against Fleas

Learn how to protect yourself, your family, and your pets against fleas in this week's blog!

Pest Control POP QUIZ

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8 Pest Control Tips For Pocatello and Idaho Falls Residents

With this influx of creepy crawlers on the way, this is a perfect time to brush up on good habits to help protect against pests.

Hobo Spiders in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, and Eastern Idaho

Hobo spiders can become a problem in homes. Since they are currently in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, and varioius parts of Eastern Idaho, make sure that you read about them here!

How to Prevent Mosquitoes

Do you live in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, or anywhere in Eastern Idaho? Click on the link to start reading about how to start preventing mosqitoes!

The Invasion of Boxelder and Elm Seed Bugs in Idaho Falls and Pocatello

Click on the link to learn about the Boxelder and Elm Seed Bugs in Idaho Falls and Pocatello...

Pest Control in the Pocatello area

We are here to help in Eastern Idaho providing service to Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Blackfoot, American Falls, Aberdeen, Preston, Soda Springs, Shelley, Ammon, Rigby, Rexburg and Island Park. Click on the link to learn more!

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