Wildlife can be very beneficial to the environment, but it can also cause a lot of problems for homeowners when unwanted guests start invading their property or dwelling area. Common wildlife pests that cause damage or pose a threat to homeowners include rodents, bats, destructive bird species, snakes and other reptiles, and large predators such as bears or wolves. The exact species of wildlife that pose a threat, and the approved removal procedures can vary depending on the location.
27 December 2022
If you have dealt with a termite issue in your residence, you recognize that these pests are destructive, which is why an infestation should never be ignored. While species may vary, they all target solid wood items, putting your property at risk. For this reason, it is crucial that you identify the presence of the pests early and get rid of them before they spread throughout your residence. So, how can you tell that these critters are in your house?
30 November 2022
Buying a house can be an exciting and overwhelming procedure. However, no matter how much you want to sign the contract and become a homeowner, there are things you should not skip, including a home inspection. This helps you avoid making mistakes and have a realistic idea about the condition of the house you want to buy. As you hire experts to inspect your home, here are reasons to involve pest control specialists.
18 October 2022
German cockroaches have a high reproduction rate. These pests thrive in warm climates and may seek a heat source or a deep crack for nesting purposes. When a German cockroach infestation becomes evident, it is essential that extermination methods are conducted regularly and thoroughly. Growth Cycle Concerns If a serious infestation is present, a property owner may take note of roaches that are of varying sizes. Nymphs, adult males, adult females, and babies will make up a typical roach population that is within a home or business.
8 September 2022
While some areas are more prone to termite infestations than others, every homeowner dreads the thought of having termites in their home (and understandably so). Termites can cause significant structural damage to your home and the worst part is that they often do so silently. As a result, termite damage can go undetected for many years. The best way to prevent a termite infestation in your home is to carry out periodic termite inspections of the home, even if signs of termite damage are not apparent.
9 August 2022
Ants are a common pest that many homeowners will find themselves having to address. When an ant problem develops in your home, it could be extremely difficult to eliminate if you are not prepared for this challenge. Find Where The Ants Are Entering The Building In many instances, the ants will be entering the home from a nearby colony. If you have started to notice that there are ants inside your home, it can be worth touring the perimeter of the house to look for ant colonies that may be close to it.
29 June 2022
Bed bugs are tiny pests that can become a big problem for you, and they can become a problem for others as well if you end up spreading them around unknowingly. These pests, as their name suggests, can be found in your bed—but that's not the only place where they can be found. These pests can be anywhere in your home, though they may be most noticeable when they are in your bed.
16 May 2022
When you live in your own home, there are many maintenance tasks you should take care of to protect your investment and to help it build value each year. Over time, a property with shared walls and shared common areas with other residents, such as a townhouse or condominium, can have pest problems that will usually occur between units and transfer through many of the common areas. Here are some recommendations to help you keep your townhome free of pests and the damaging activity that they can cause if your home experiences this type of issue.
22 April 2022
Some pests are a nuisance, while others actually damage your home and belongings. Termites are one pest that greatly damages the structural integrity of your home. Even if termites haven't yet caused structural damage, other areas of the home are often affected. These areas include carpeting, furniture, floors, and walls. To successfully rid your home of these pests, you must understand more about them, including how to spot termite damage.
23 February 2022
It can be easier than you may think to find yourself dealing with a serious ant infestation. When you have ants in your yard or your home, you can have an incredible number of them. Some ants can sting, such as fire ants, and the stings can hurt, itch, and cause allergic reactions in some people. When someone accidentally ends up in the middle of ants that sting, it can be a very painful experience.
18 January 2022