When I moved into my current home, I almost immediately noticed the roaches. While the place wasn’t overrun with them, I saw them far too often. For a few years, my husband and I tried almost every anti-roach product available on the market. We would enjoy success for a short duration. However, the roaches always came back. Then, a wonderful thing happened. We hired a pest control company to spray our home for termites. As a bonus, the chemicals used to prevent termites got rid of our roach issue. If you want to protect your family from harmful roaches, contact a local pest control entity today. On this blog, you will learn how to rid your home of roaches for good with the help of a pest control specialist.
24 September 2017
As a gardener, nothing is worse than to find a pest infestation in your yard has begun to destroy or has destroyed some of your garden vegetables. An infestation of grasshoppers can decimate certain types of vegetables in your garden, as they can quickly eat leaves and the fruit from a plant. And if you have had grasshoppers in large numbers this year, chances are pretty good they will lay their eggs this fall to reemerge next season for another infestation.
6 September 2017
Bats are unique pests to deal with. They can invade your attic in large numbers. The colony is mostly comprised of females who each give birth to one baby bat each summer. That means at some point in the summer, the number of bats in your attic can double. While bats are very beneficial to have around because they feast on mosquitoes and other insects, you certainly don't want them in your attic.
21 August 2017
If you have noticed a swarm of flying insects around the entrance to your home's crawl space, you may wonder whether or not they are flying ants or termites. If so, ask yourself the following questions to help you determine the differences between the two insects. What Body Shape Do the Insects Have? The first question you should ask yourself when investigating the type of insects swarming around your crawl space is about the body shape.
27 July 2017
There is nothing like enjoying time outdoors with family and friends, but one type of little pest can turn a great occasion into a disaster. This little pest is a mosquito. Nobody likes having to scratch their little bites, but the real problem is they can carry deadly diseases. It is important that you do everything that you can to keep your house and area clear of any mosquito problem. The good news is there are a few different actions that you can take that will help you keep these flying blood suckers under control.
13 July 2017
Mice are stealthy little pests that like to hide during the day. They can be difficult to get rid of once you have an infestation. They reproduce rapidly, so it's possible to have mice in your house in alarming numbers if you don't take steps to get them under control. Once they're inside, about the only way to get rid of them is with traps of some kind. Here are a few tips for using the traps effectively.