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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.

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Passive Pest Control? Simple Steps Homeowners Can Take To Deter Common Pests

27 August 2018
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Whether they take the form of roaches, ants, mice, flies, fleas, or any other rodent or insect, their presence in your home can range from a minor annoyance to a much more serious concern about the health and safety of your family members. In too many cases, however, by the time the homeowner actually sees signs of a rodent or insect problem, the numbers may already have swelled to the level of a serious infestation that can only be managed by a serious eradication effort. Read More …

3 Simple Solutions To Prevent Fleas And Ticks From Your Yard

21 June 2018
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You may visit the vet periodically for prescription ointments and pills that protect your dog or cat from fleas and ticks. These small pests can wreak havoc on your pet's health and wellness, but they can also affect you and your family's health. Most people understand the dangers of ticks, which include Lyme disease and infections from bites, but fleas are also known to carry diseases. While surprising to learn, fleas may carry and transmit Murine Typhus, tapeworm, and other diseases. Read More …

How to Take Action When You Have Termites in Your House

30 January 2017
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If you have recently discovered that you have termites in your house, you are going to want to do everything in your power to get rid of them. Since there is no one simple task that solves the entire problem, you will need to learn about the following tips. This way, your home will be termite free as soon as possible. Call an Exterminator The very first thing you need to do is call in an exterminator to access the situation so it can be determined just how bad of a termite infestation you are dealing with. Read More …

3 Natural Products That Ants Can’t Stand

27 October 2016
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If you struggled with ants getting into your home this past summer, there are natural methods that you can employ to keep the ants away from your home. #1 Cinnamon Ants do not like either the smell or taste of cinnamon. If you know where the ants like to create paths into your home, you can place cinnamon sticks near the doors and window areas where you know that they like to enter. Read More …

3 Places Other Than Hotels You Need To Watch Out For Bed Bugs

12 September 2016
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Many people are aware that they should always check their hotel room and be on the lookout for bed bugs in their accommodations when traveling; however, there are many other public locations where you need to be alert and aware of your surroundings if you want to avoid meeting some bed bugs. #1 Yard Sales & Thrift Shops When going through other people's secondhand goods, you never can really tell what to expect. Read More …