Using Pest Control As Preventative MaintenanceUsing Pest Control As Preventative Maintenance

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Using Pest Control As Preventative Maintenance

A few years ago, I experienced a personal breakthrough as a homeowner. I realized that I waited to call pest control until my bug problem had grown out of control. Instead of simply controlling pests, we would have to work through from square one each and every time we wanted to resolve the problem. However, my pest control guy gave me some advice that has stuck with me since that day. He explained that we should consider using pest control as preventative maintenance. Since then, I have pest control spray regularly every 3-6 months, whether there are bugs in my house or not. Tips like these can be found in the articles on my website.


3 Important Steps For Controlling Pests In Your Home And On Your Property

One of the important things you have to do as a homeowner is to keep pests out of the house. Bugs and rodents are a natural part of outdoor life, and they don't require much encouragement to come inside your home. All it takes is a whiff or food or water and the pests will try to break in. Effective pest control has different aspects. Working with a pest control company and having regular treatments is important, but so is keeping pests out and eliminating things that attract them. Read More 

Bed Bugs 101

Being told you have bed bugs just may be the worst possible news a homeowner can be told. They are notoriously difficult to get rid, and no home remedy is going to work. They absolutely must be taken care of by a residential pest control service. Here is what you need to know. What Do Bed Bugs Look Like? Adult bedbugs look very similar in shape in size to an apple seed. Read More 

How to Get Rid of Pigeons on Your Property

Pigeons can become pests if they begin to overrun your property. You may be wondering how you can get rid of them as humanely as possible. Fortunately, there are a many ways that you can get rid of pigeons without causing them harm. Here are some ideas you may want to try. Try Bird Netting Bird netting is a great way to get rid of pigeons fast. You can block off large spaces such as gardens, roofs ad overhangs with bird netting. Read More 

Five Things You Can Do To Prevent Termites From Penetrating Your Home Underground

One of the places where termites are most likely to penetrate a home is underground. Termites often live in the soil surrounding a home, and their population can build up in the soil if it provides an ideal living environment for them. Fortunately, you can prevent termites from entering your home underground with the following five helpful tips: Don't put mulch right up against your home's exterior Mulch tends to attract termites because it is made up of small wood pieces that they can easily eat. Read More 

Three Tips To Keep Bed Bugs Away

In order to keep your home at its best, you will need to do all you can to remove pests and prevent them from coming back once you've gotten rid of them. This is especially true when it comes to bed bugs. You'll want to pinpoint bed bugs in your home and call in a professional that can assist you with remediation. To this end, read on and apply the tips below in order to eradicate your bed bug problem as quickly as possible. Read More