Categories for Preventative Pest Control

How to Prepare for Pesky Pests This Spring

March 21, 2023

When the weather warms up, pests wake up from their winter hibernation and start to come out. There are some preventative measures you can take to keep these critters at bay this spring. Follow these tips and you’ll be on your way to a pest-free home. Check for Moisture Issues Spring is a great time to check for moisture issues in the home. This is because pests, such as cockroaches, mosquitoes, termites, and other pesky insects, are looking for sources of water to feed on. Using a moisture meter, you can easily determine how much moisture there is in your walls and ceilings without even... View Article

Pests and Insects You Might Encounter This Spring

March 7, 2023

As the weather warms up, pests and insects come out of hiding. These critters look for food, lodging and breeding ground. To protect your home and property from infestations, start prevention planning early. Identify and prevent access points to your home such as door sweeps, window screens and caulk around doors, windows and walls. Houseflies Flies are scavengers and feed on a variety of waste products. They liquefy solid foods with their spongy mouthparts and regurgitate them wherever they rest. These filth flies may be found in trash cans, compost piles, animal feces and moist soil. They are capable of... View Article

Is Pest Control Needed in the Winter?

January 23, 2023

Pest control is not something that comes and goes with the warm weather. Some pests will try to get into your home year-round, making it essential that you keep your pest control measures up all year round. Though pest control requirements may differ during the winter, they are still needed. Should You Get Your House Sprayed for Bugs in the Winter? The simple answer is yes. You need to get your home sprayed for bugs, even during the winter months. You also must take the time to protect your home from pests like raccoons, mice, and rats during the colder... View Article

Is Pest Control Needed in the Winter?

January 23, 2023

An array of bugs infiltrates people’s homes in the warmer seasons. Therefore, you might wonder if it’s even necessary to do any form of pest control during the winter months. These are some common questions about wintertime pest control and whether you should spend money to get it for your home.  Do I Need Pest Control in the Winter? Believe it or not, pest control is as necessary for the winter as it is in the summer, if not more. The need for pest control exists because many bug species attempt to run into people’s homes to warm up after... View Article

The Ultimate Guide To Preventing Pests This Winter

December 21, 2022

How do I keep bugs out of my house this winter? You can do many things to ensure your home is bug-free this coming season. Continue reading to find out several things you can do to ensure your home remains pest free. Tips for Preventing Pests This Winter As the seasons change and the weather gets cooler, pests can invade homes and cause many problems. Is pest control worth it in the winter? It definitely is, and there are several things you can do as a homeowner to prevent them from taking over your home. Inspect Gutters & Roofs Did... View Article

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