Ways to Combat Invasive Rodents in Your Home


Rodents are a major problem in many parts of the world. They can cause damage, spread disease, and even contaminate food. If you live in an area with rodent problems or have rodent-related issues on your property, it's important to take steps to control rodents effectively. Here are five ways you can get rodents under control in your home. Keep Your Home Clean and Tidy Rodents are drawn to areas with high rodent-attracting substances such as pet food, garbage cans, and rodent droppings.

9 August 2021

What You Can Do If Mosquitoes Have Taken Over This Summer


Those blood thirsty mosquitoes buzzing about can be very annoying. They can multiply quickly, leaving your yard a haven for these pests. If you have a lot of mosquitoes, you may feel like you have to come inside as soon as the sun goes down, leaving you unable to enjoy your yard during those warm summer months. If you have a lot of mosquitoes, there may be a few things you can do on your own to try and get rid of at least some of the population.

24 June 2021

Four Reasons to Hire a Professional for Animal Removal


Animals that get into your home or cause havoc on your property can be a real problem. Removing them is no simple task, though. It's usually best to seek out professional help. 1. Permits May Be Necessary Animal removal may not be as legally simple as trapping and then releasing or putting the nuisance animal down. In many areas, a permit may be necessary for any type of removal or simply for the removal of certain species.

16 April 2021

How To Get Rid of Fleas: 3 Tips


Fleas are more than just a nuisance, they can give you itchy bumps all over your body, and they can do the same for any pets you have in your home as well. These pests can be difficult to get rid of, as they can be both inside your home and in your yard. They can travel on your clothing and on your pet's fur and get into your home, your car or anywhere else you go.

15 December 2020

Why You Should Never DIY Your Ant Control


Of all the pests that could set up shop inside your home, ants are usually seen as the most passive and least invasive. Unfortunately, for anybody who has ever had an ant colony suddenly appear on the countertop, they know not only the dangers they bring, but how hard it can be to get rid of them. DIY pest control may be an option for some infestations you have, but if you want those ants to be fully gone, you'll need to hire a professional ant control service.

19 October 2020

What To Do When Hiring A Pest Control Service


Cockroaches are some of the most hated insects around, inspiring fear and revulsion in people. If you've found cockroaches in your home, you may feel horrified. A roach infestation can spread germs throughout your home. Roaches like to crawl through trash and other bacteria-filled areas, which makes them very dirty. Fortunately, a pest control service can get rid of all the cockroaches in your home and make sure they don't come back.

7 January 2020

3 Important Tips For Termite Prevention


Do you live in an area where termites are relatively common? Have you been telling yourself that you haven't actually seen any termites so you don't have to worry about them in your home? While some termite infestations can be blatantly obvious before they get out of hand, this isn't something that you can or should rely on. Without the assistance of a professional, your home can crumble down around you almost before you realize it.

19 November 2019

Carpenter Ants: Identifying Them, Finding The Nest, And Destroying Them


Carpenter ants are not builders by any means. Like their cousins the termites, these ants will happily chew through every wood structure in your home. The only difference is carpenter ants love soft, rotting wood because it is easier to chew. If you have these pests in your house, you need to take steps to kill them off and stop them from eating your house to the ground. Here is how to identify carpenter ants, find their nest, and destroy them completely.

16 July 2019

Preventing Pest Problems From Developing


Pests can have major impacts on the quality of life and comfort of those living in your home. Additionally, some pests can cause considerable property damage if they are left unchecked. Effective pest control is an important responsibility for any homeowner, but it will not be as difficult as is commonly assumed. Store Firewood At Least Several Feet From The Home When individuals think of the items that are the most likely to attract pests, they may focus on garbage and other obvious trash.

15 March 2019

How To Control Ticks To Keep Your Family And Pets Safe


Ticks transmit serious diseases, so you don't want them to infest your yard or your house. The first step toward keeping them out of your house is to make your yard less hospitable toward the ticks. Here are tick control tasks you can do to get rid of ticks on your property. Keep Weeds And Grass Short Ticks stay in areas where there is shade. Tall grass and weeds cast just enough shade to keep ticks comfortable.

30 November 2018