Three Ways To Avoid Bed Bugs
20 June 2018
The idea of sharing your bed with a blood-sucking parasite feasting on you while you sleep is a horrifying reality to more and more Americans. While there are many different species of bed bugs, the Cimex lectularius are the ones infesting homes across the United States.
While strong chemicals, such as Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), had practically eradicated bed bugs after World War 2, it is believed the ban of DDT in the Seventies, combined with people using less chemicals as well as increased immigration, is responsible for the bed bug upsurge the past few decades.
Tips For Preventing A Residential Termite Infestation
2 February 2017
If you are a homeowner in an area where termites are a threat to your home, then it is important that you understand how to prevent them from infesting it. A termite infestation can cause devastating and expensive damage to your home in a very short period of time. To avoid this fate, follow these tips:
Tip: Keep All Wood Off of the Ground
Termites feed on the cellulose fibers in wood.
Got Fleas in Your Home? Natural Ways to Get Rid of Them
23 January 2017
Spring is almost upon us. And while many think of the ice thawing to make way for flowers, spring is also prime time for fleas to begin to infest your pets and make their way into your home. If you notice any fleas in your home, you will want to take action to remedy the problem. They can multiply quickly and take over your home before you even realize it. While there are many chemicals you can use to spray or bomb your home, there are also a few natural ways to kill these pests.
Effective Treatments To Kill Bed Bugs For Good
2 August 2016
If you have a bed bug problem, you have probably looked for effective treatments to kill them off. Unfortunately, most treatment strategies that you will get from the internet, friends and other sources may not always work, especially because bed bugs are very hard to detect and resistant to some pesticides.
Hiring a pest control service is probably the best strategy to finish off a bed bug infestation in your home.