Keeping My House Cleaner

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Keeping My House Cleaner

After experiencing a wretched spider infestation, my pest control professional told me something that I would never forget. In the nicest possible way, she told me that my house was too messy to keep bugs out in the first place. She explained that when people leave food around, it attracts small pests like ants and cockroaches, which then attract larger predators like spiders and mice. I decided to clean up my place so that I wouldn't have to worry about creepy crawlies calling my place home. On my blog, you will learn more about pest control and the importance of house cleaning, so that you don't make the same mistake I did.


3 Ways That Bees Can Damage Your Home

7 July 2015
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Everyone knows that termites can damage homes, but not everyone knows that there are lots of other pests that can cause expensive structural damage. You may be surprised to learn that even bees can damage your home. Here are three ways that this can happen.  They tunnel into wood Some types of bees, like carpenter bees, make their nests by tunneling into wood. This isn't a problem if they decide to live in a dead tree or a hollow log, but when they set their sights on the side of your house, things are more serious. Read More …

Dog Lovers: Five Tips For Safe Termite Treatment

6 July 2015
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Termites can wreak havoc on a house, and if the infestation is severe enough, termites can cause permanent damage to a home. However, removing termites when you have a dog in the home can be a scary process. Obviously, you want the termites dead and gone, but you don't want any of the termite poisons to hurt your dog. Here's what you need to do to protect your dog as you get rid of the termites in your home: Read More …

5 Things Homeowners Need To Know About Canada Geese

2 July 2015
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Canada geese aren't always thought of as a pest, but when a flock of them decides to move into your backyard, your opinion of these animals will quickly change. Canada geese are a major nuisance for homeowners. Here are five things you need to know about them. What do they look like? Canada geese are very large birds. Their bodies range in size from 30 to 43 inches, while their wingspan can be anywhere from 4. Read More …

How You Can Deal With Rat Noise At Night

1 July 2015
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Rats can present a pest control problem in various ways, but many people are often unprepared to deal with the noise these pests can produce. Once inside a home, they can run behind walls, scamper across the inside of ceilings, and even chew through insulation and wiring. Here is a guide to dealing with the noise rats make so you can help get a better night's sleep and reduce your stress level. Read More …

Answering 3 Big Questions About Eradicating Bed Bugs

30 June 2015
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Their small, great at hiding, and reproduce quickly. Bed bugs are easily one of the biggest pest issues faced in this country. In fact, at least one out of every five citizens says that they have had personal experience with these pests on their own, or they know someone who has. If you discover bed bugs in your own home, there is no question that you will be eager to call a bed bug specialist to get rid of the problem. Read More …