Termites love to eat wood, which is a material found throughout residential buildings. They can quickly cause severe damage to your home, which is why you want to do whatever you can to keep them away. Here are some tips that will help keep termites away from the wood features around your home: 1. Using Lumber Outdoors That Has Been Treated With Insect Repellents The lumber that is used around your home should be treated for termites.
23 January 2018
Bedbugs can be a nuisance, to say the least. They are too small to identify quickly, they usually only bite during the night when people are sleeping, and they can live for a long time without feeding. That said, getting rid of them is not some impossible task. While some instances may require professional cleaning services, there are plenty of things you can do at home after you wake up with a handful of itchy bedbug bites.
21 November 2017
Are you having trouble with fleas in your home? Your pet may have caught the fleas while running around in the backyard or hanging out at the dog park. Now that your pet has fleas, you may be finding them in different rooms all around the home and you could be struggling to get rid of them for good. You'll need to take action before the fleas spread, especially since they can cause tapeworm if an infected flea is accidentally swallowed by your pet or anyone in the home.
29 October 2017
When the temperature drops outside, pests can be attracted to your home's interior because it provides a comfortable and warm environment. You might want to take some precautions in the fall to keep pests out of your home. The following are six things you should do during the fall months to prevent pest issues: Put up screens over windows During the summer months, you may keep your windows closed because your air conditioner is running.
10 October 2017
Mice can be a major issue for a homeowner to experience. Unfortunately, homeowners are often unaware of the various steps that they should be taking to protect their homes against this pest. In addition to calling pest control, you can utilize a few simple steps to avoid experiencing problems or serious complications from mice in your home. Avoid Using Bait When it comes to combating a mouse problem, homeowners will often immediately resort to using traditional poison bait.
21 September 2017
Most of us love spending time outdoors with friends and family during the warmer months. While this can be a great way to enjoy the nice weather and spend time with loved ones, it can be stressful and even uncomfortable if you have a mosquito problem. Some individuals find that they deal with a lot of mosquitoes around their home in the summertime. The good news is that you can minimize mosquito concerns with the help of professionals.
31 August 2017
Your trip was a grand one and that hotel you stayed at seemed super nice, so now you are ready to get back to real life and unpack your luggage at home. Just when you are reminiscing on the fun prior days and pulling things out of your luggage, you discover something that makes your skin crawl nestled into your dirty laundry–bed bugs! Unfortunately, the bed bug registry has collected about 20,000 reports of bed bugs since it went live in 2006, so this scenario is not uncommon.
9 August 2017