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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 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 …

Two Things You Can Do To Keep Pests Out Of Your Home

25 July 2016
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If you aren't exactly a bug-friendly person, it can be quite unnerving to realize that you have uninvited critters in your home.  They may become so stealthy that you find yourself carefully peering around corners before entering a room for fear that you'll see one.  Although you may have considered buying chemicals to deal with the problem, you could be concerned about the effects these substances will have on your small children or pets. Read More …

2 Things You Need To Know About Bed Bugs

8 July 2016
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Bed bugs are a bigger problem than many people think. If you are not careful, you could get a bed bug infestation in your home. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to prevent bed bugs from getting into your home, and how to know the signs that you have bed bugs. Here are some tips. 1. Use Wood Furniture In Public Places If you know there has been a bed bug infestation in the area, you should avoid going to public places that have cushions for seating. Read More …

Tackling The Biggest Myths Homeowners Tend To Have About Fire Ants And Infestations

1 June 2016
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They may be small and seemingly harmless, but fire ants pack a powerful punch in the form of painful stings and they can quickly take over territory--even if it is your home. Fire ants build colonies once the queen has found a desirable nesting spot, and these colonies of marching insects will travel far and wide to gather food. If you have a fire ant infestation in your home, you are definitely facing a challenge. Read More …