1. 4 Ways to Protect Your Home from Mosquitoes, Part 1

    Hello, and welcome back to the Gopher Patrol blog! Springtime is upon us which means mosquitoes will become more active over the next few weeks. While we have not experienced the heavy rainfall here in Santa Barbara this past winter as we did last season, the recent rainfall we’ve received has con…Read More

  2. 3 Mistakes Homeowners Make When Removing Mice

    Welcome back to the Gopher Patrol blog! Last time, we looked at ways to mice-proof your home to avoid mice infestation from the get-go, but what if you already have a mice infestation in your San Diego home? While there are some DIY solutions to getting rid of house mice, many homeowners choose inef…Read More

  3. 5 Ways to Mice-Proof Your Home, Part 2

    Welcome back! In part one of our short blog series, we started looking at some of the best ways to mice-proof your home. We looked at some of the most common natural deterrents to help keep your home free of mice including bay leaves, mint, cayenne pepper, and black pepper. Let’s continue explorin…Read More

  4. 5 Ways to Mice-Proof Your Home, Part 1

    Welcome back to our blog! Last time, we explored the wild world of gophers and talked about what they are and why they’re so destructive to residential properties in Southern California. These little critters are not the only rodents to invade people’s yards, however. Mice are another notorious …Read More

  5. Reasons to Hire Professionals for Gopher Removal

    Welcome back to our blog! Last time, we looked at some key characteristics of pocket gophers, a common species of yard rodents found throughout Santa Barbara. These pesky critters are some of the most destructive rodents because they are a burrowering rodent who dig large networks of tunnel systems …Read More

  6. What Are Gophers and Why Are They So Destructive?

    Welcome back to the Gopher Patrol blog! If you’re like most, you are probably most familiar with the cute yet troublesome gopher who graced the silver screen in the 1980 classic film, Caddyshack. Unfortunately for those living in and around Santa Barbara, you are probably even more familiar with t…Read More

  7. Welcome to the Gopher Patrol Blog!

    Welcome to the Gopher Patrol blog! We are thrilled to launch our blog which we will use to post entertaining yet informative information about our gopher control services. We will also post regularly with helpful pest and rodent control tips, so that you may keep your home and/or business free and c…Read More