2016

  • Get Rid Of Termites With These 2 Tips

    If you see termites in your house, it is natural that you would start to worry, as termites can cause costly repairs due to damage they inflict on your house. Use the following ideas to deal with these pests. Remove Their Food Supply If you are like many people, you think that termites eat wood and that's why they invade your house. However, the truth is that it not necessarily the wood that the termites are after; they are actually interested in cellulose, an organic compound that wood contains.
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  • Tips for Handling Two Common Household Pests

    It is an unfortunate fact that there are many different insects that can create potentially major problems for homeowners. In particular, bedbugs and fleas can be fairly common issues that homeowners may struggle to address. If you are not particularly informed about these pests, you may struggle to know how to proceed. Luckily, learning the following couple of questions and answers will provide you with more of the information you need when addressing this problem your home.
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  • 3 Things You Need To Know About House Sparrows

    There are many types of nuisance birds that can cause problems for homeowners, including house sparrows. House sparrows have a worldwide distribution, so no matter where you live, they can be an issue. Here are three things you need to know about house sparrows. How to identify house sparrows House sparrows are small, stocky birds with short legs and thick beaks. Their average wing length is 76 millimeters (3 inches). Both male and female house sparrows have brown feathers with black streaks on their backs, while their undersides are covered in pale buff feathers.
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  • Living Is The Beez Neez: Three Safe And Natural Ways To Repel Bees Without Killing Them

    It's no secret that bees are essential to our ecosystem. They play a vital role in ensuring our plants, gardens and crops thrive. If they were not around to pollinate these things, many of them would cease to exist. Sadly, bees are dropping significantly in numbers. For this reason, it is crucial that they be protected whenever possible. So, what are you to do this spring season when the winged critters are buzzing around your door?
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  • Keep Squirrels Away From Your Windows & Out Of Your House

    Squirrels can be very persistent and aggressive once they decide that your house is somewhere they want to hang out. If you have squirrels hanging out by your windows and breaking through your window screens to get into your house, you need to take some preventive actions to scare the squirrels away and convince them that your house is not where they should be hanging out.  The Reasons Your Home Is Appealing
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  • What You Can Do To Get Rid Of Bed Bugs

    Bed bugs are nuisance bugs that can invade your bed, carpeting, furniture and other belongings around your home. These bugs are very tiny in size, only about the size of an apple seed. They have flat, oval shaped bodies, no wings and are a brownish red color. These bugs can be a little difficult to get rid of once they have invaded your home, but you can do a few things to help get rid of them.
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  • Rat Infestation

    Of all the pest infestations you can suffer, none is more upsetting than having rats take up residence in your home. Not only are they large, destructive, and disease-carriers, they can physically attack you and your family. You need to recognize the signs of rat infestation and know what steps to take to combat it. Infestation Signs Rats are not subtle creatures. If you have them, you will notice their excrement, which is significantly larger than mouse droppings.
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  • 3 Tips For Getting Rid Of Bed Bugs

    Finding out that you have bed bugs in your bed is probably one of the worst things that you can think of. This is a place where you are supposed to feel comfortable and relaxed, and bed bugs can make you feel like your bed is disgusting and unsafe. Also because bed bugs feed on human blood, you know that there is a good possibly that they are going to get on you when you are in your bed.
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  • Three Signs An Eco-Friendly Termite Heat Treatment Is For You

    If you have a termite infestation in your home or business and aren't comfortable with opting for the less effective spot treatments, you may feel like fumigation is your only option. However, some pest control companies also offer whole-house heat treatments that can efficiently destroy all termites within the structure much faster than fumigation and without leaving chemical residue. Both fumigation and whole-house heat treatment have their pros and cons, but here are three signs that a heat treatment may be the best decision for you.
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  • Three Steps To Ridding Your Carpet Of Fleas

    Dogs and cats make lovely pets, but when they bring in fleas, things can get frustrating! Often, those fleas don't just stay on your pet -- they make their way into your carpet, jumping up and biting you if you walk across it. The first step to ridding your carpet for fleas is to treat your pet for fleas (Spot-on treatments and flea shampoos work well. Talk to your vet to learn more.
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