Pest Problems: Rat And Mouse Control

Bug Off: How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Naturally

Posted by on Sep 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bug Off: How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Naturally

No matter how clean your house is or how often you change your bed sheets, you and your family can still be the victims of bed bugs. The pesky little creatures are small, brown, and oval-shaped, and they can live in mattresses, box springs, and sheets, among other places. They feed off of human and animal blood, so it’s not uncommon to wake up with tiny red bites if you have a bed-bug infestation. Female bed bugs can lay over a hundred eggs at one time, so it’s important to eliminate the infestation as soon as possible, so the...

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How To Prevent Cockroach Infestations

Posted by on Sep 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Prevent Cockroach Infestations

Cockroaches are a major health concern, as they are capable of carrying many different types of diseases. Additionally, they breed extremely rapidly, which makes any infestation a serious one that could balloon in size before you even know about it. Thankfully, there are a number of different things that you can do to prevent cockroaches from getting into and breeding within your home. General Cleaning The most important and least labor intensive thing that you can do to keep cockroaches out of your home is to keep your home clean and free of...

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Facts You Should Know About Bed Bug Infestations And Your Home

Posted by on Sep 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Facts You Should Know About Bed Bug Infestations And Your Home

Bed bugs have been a growing problem over the last few decades, partially because many people fail to recognize an infestation when it happens. If you’re struggling with some kind of pest and you’re waking up with bites in the morning, here are some of the things you need to know about the truth behind bed bug infestations. Bed bugs aren’t only found in hotels. Many people think that bed bug problems are restricted to public places like these, but that isn’t the case at all. In fact, bed bugs will nest anywhere people...

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3 Pest Control Methods That Can Be Used Together To Kill German Cockroaches

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Pest Control Methods That Can Be Used Together To Kill German Cockroaches

One common household pest is the German cockroach. This species of roach tends to live indoors and only thrives in areas inhabited by people. The German cockroach usually lives in homes and apartment buildings, and it can be transferred from place to place unknowingly by humans. Roaches can travel on luggage, purses, or other belongings to infest a new location. If you have German cockroaches in your home, you may have tried repeatedly to rid your house of them. If you were unsuccessful, it could be because you did not use a multifaceted...

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Keeping Your Home Free of Mice During the Winter Season

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keeping Your Home Free of Mice During the Winter Season

If you have had mice get into your home in the past, you will want to take steps to help keep wintertime intruders from becoming a problem when cooler temperatures become present. When the temperature plummets, mice will try gaining entry to structures in an attempt to keep warm. Here are some steps you can do to prepare your home for the onset of winter weather so mice do not find shelter inside with you. Fill In Any Apparent Entryways It is important to do an assessment of the exterior of your home in an attempt to fill in crevices that...

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Are Cockroaches Invading Your Garage? Rent A Storage Unit To Help With Eliminating The Problem

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Are Cockroaches Invading Your Garage? Rent A Storage Unit To Help With Eliminating The Problem

Dealing with pests in your home is not fun, and some pests are more troublesome than others. The cockroach is a tough creature to handle because it is hardy and can survive by eating almost anything. So, when you have an infestation problem in your garage, you really need to put a lot of time, effort, and dedication to the process of getting rid of them to make sure that it happens. An excellent idea is to rent a storage unit to store some or all of your things from inside the garage to help handle the problem. Get Rid of Your Cardboard When...

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Birds On The Roof? Bad Idea; Get Rid Of Them

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Birds On The Roof? Bad Idea; Get Rid Of Them

Some birds may look cute, but they still present a danger to your health. The main threat from birds is the spread of diseases since their droppings tend to contain dangerous microorganisms. Here are some of the ways in which such germs can get into your body and make you sick: Contaminating Open Wounds on Your Skin Some birds’ droppings contain dangerous germs, which may get into your body when they contaminate open wounds or sores on your skin. The fungal disease cryptococcosis can spread in this manner. Contaminating Food and Water...

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Dealing With Parent And Satellite Carpenter Nests

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Dealing With Parent And Satellite Carpenter Nests

When most homeowners discover a colony of carpenter ants in their home, they bait it or have it removed and then assume that their troubles are over. But if you seem to have a recurring carpenter ant problem, with new colonies forming as soon as the old one is cleared, you may only be getting rid of their satellites. Satellite colonies are sent out by a parent colony of carpenter ants to expand their reach and resources, and homes are a popular location for these extensions. Although it is still possible to protect your home from these...

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How Can Bedbugs Live For So Long Without Feeding?

Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How Can Bedbugs Live For So Long Without Feeding?

Bed bugs can strike terror in even the bravest heart, and their notorious ability to survive under even the harshest conditions has given them something of a mythical status in the American mind. But how many of the urban legends surrounding bed bugs are true and which are more exaggeration than reality? For every fact floating around about these pests, there are just as many, if not more, statements that are less grounded in science. You may, for example, have heard that bed bugs can live for over a year without food; while that figure may...

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4 DIY Methods For Getting Rid Of Roaches

Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 DIY Methods For Getting Rid Of Roaches

Roaches are one of the absolute worst pests that can invade your home. They are annoying, disgusting little creatures that can make your living space quite literally uninhabitable. Luckily, getting rid of roaches is not an impossible situation. Read on and discover just a few effective methods for getting rid of a roach problem. If these methods don’t work due to the infestation simply being too widespread, then you should call on the services of pest control as soon as you can. Coffee and Water Trap Take a jar and fill the bottom with...

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