Carpenter ants are one of the most destructive types of pests that can enter your home, since they act similarly to termites and will tunnel their way through the wooden structures of your home. Understanding some of the most obvious warning signs of a carpenter ant presence in your home can help you know when to get in touch with a professional pest control company. Wings One of the most common signs associated with a carpenter ant population in your home is the presence of shed wings, which are usually located around entrance ways, such as doors and windows.
6 January 2019
If you have an occasional spider or a handful of ants in your home, it's probably something you can take care of on your own with some store-bought pesticide or even a natural pesticide can do the trick, but if you have a bigger problem on your hands, you may want to call out the pros to help you. Read on for information on when to call a pest control company for help.
21 August 2018
Mosquitoes are such pests. You cannot really play in or enjoy your backyard when you are constantly scratching or slapping away mosquitoes. Controlling them is a problem too; they are like fire in that they need three things to survive. If you remove one thing that helps fire/mosquitoes survive and thrive, they are unable to continue. The following info will show how very much like fire mosquitoes are, and how various means of controlling them by removing what they need to thrive.
8 June 2018
If you have determined that there is some type of unwanted critters making a home in your home, you may need to contact a pest control company to evict them. Unfortunately, this is not always as easy as placing a phone call to a local exterminator and having them come spray the property. To be sure that the pests are killed or chased off the property, there are a few things you need to discuss with the professionals.
14 May 2018
When you're running a restaurant, you need to make sure you're serving delicious food, meeting the needs of your patrons, and keeping your restaurant clean. While pests may make their way inside of the restaurant at times, you'll need to act quickly to get rid of them because you can't take the risk of having roaches, mice, rats, and other problematic pests lingering around on your kitchen equipment or the food you're preparing for the patrons.
21 April 2018
If you are like many people, you might not think that you have to worry about household pests too much during the winter. After all, you might be used to seeing more bugs and other pests during the warmer months. Even though it's true that certain types of pests are not usually as much of a problem during the summer, this does not mean that you shouldn't still be focused on pest control.
3 April 2018
There are no limits to using a shed in your backyard. You can store your tools and household extras inside of the shed to give you more space inside. You can also use the shed as a room to relax and retreat. The only necessity is that the shed is in good condition. If the shed in your backyard is currently abandoned, this means that you will have some fixing up to do before you are able to use the shed in the way that you like.
17 March 2018
According to some statistics about 20 percent of homeowners have struggled with bed bug infestations or knew someone who was battling these pests. That means, if you're shopping for a home, there's a good chance you may end up with one that has these bugs already in residence. Unfortunately, the seller may not always be forthcoming about this type of infestation, so here are a few tips to help you determine if your future home has bed bugs.
26 February 2018
There is absolutely nothing appealing about rats and mice. They enter your home quietly and easily because of their ability to squeeze themselves through small open spaces or when you leave your door to the outside open. They are looking for food and shelter. Once inside your home, these pests are in for a long haul in hiding. They move around at night in darkness searching for food particles left within their reach.
24 January 2018
Becoming a landlord for the first time is tough because you need to maintain a functioning property for your tenants, but there are so many details that must be considered. While you will learn things along the way, you should do everything you can to maximize your confidence because this will instill confidence in potential tenants and make you feel better about renting. You do not want to pass up on any important services, even if they are preventive measures.
26 November 2017