While snakes are not like most garden pests in that they will not kill your plants or eat your food, they can still present an annoyance that you may want to get rid of, especially if you have small pets or animals in your home and garden. This is doubly true if you live in an area that has a high population of venomous snakes, which can pose a threat to both you and your pets.
20 July 2017
Any time that you are in need of some help getting rid of serious termite problems, you will need to reach out to a home pest control contractor that specializes in termites. By managing your termite issues, you will be able to keep your household property values intact and also avoid more serious issues with your house later on. In learning how to control and remove termites, take advantage of these tips below and use them to the best of your ability.
27 June 2017
With the warmer weather, the grass is turning green and the flowers and trees are blooming. However, insects and other pests are also awakening, including ants. Make sure you aren't inviting them to your home. Start From The Outside While it is important to take measures to keep your home clean and prevent an ant infestation outside, your efforts on the outside are equally important. In fact, you should begin your prevention on the outside of your home.
14 April 2017
Every homeowner knows how hard it can be to keep bugs out of your house. It feels like once they have taken over, there is no stopping them. That is why prevention is the key. Although, even if you already have a infestation it can be treated, it is just harder. So ideally you should protect your house from ever having a full on infestation of bugs. Here are some things you should know.
5 April 2017
While you may notice mice in your house fairly quickly, they might not be as easy to spot in your garage. This is particularly true if you don't spend a lot of time in the garage. This part of your home is typically filled with things mice love, including sources of food and nesting materials. Fortunately, there are several simple steps you can take to control your mouse problem before it takes over your property.
13 March 2017
Termites feed on cellulose, which is found in plant matter and wood. Unfortunately, your home is a good source for it. Termites can cause significant damage to your home. Therefore, it is important to take action as soon as you have spotted them. If you suspect your home has termites, here is what you need to know. What Are the Signs? Termites can enter your home through cracks in the foundation and even tunnel through the dirt to get inside of it.
3 March 2017
If you're like most people who live in areas where mosquitoes are a common pest that frequently make relaxing and recreation in the backyard miserable, you probably already know about methods designed to minimize the populations of this pest. For instance, you are probably aware that avoiding having even small amounts of standing water in your yard reduces mosquito habitat and that burning citronella candles helps keep them at bay. You may not be aware, however, that there are certain plants that repel mosquitoes.
3 January 2017