Pest Control Blog: Eliminating Mice, Cockroaches and the Other PestsPest Control Blog: Eliminating Mice, Cockroaches and the Other Pests

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Pest Control Blog: Eliminating Mice, Cockroaches and the Other Pests

Hi, my name is Susie, and I used to feel like I as a magnet for pests. As soon as I got rid of the fruit flies, the cockroaches would appear. As soon as I got rid of the cockroaches, the mice would appear. It felt like a never-ending cycle until I learned how to deal with each pest in its own way. If you want to learn to eliminate pests from your home forever, you need a foolproof strategy. You need a basic understanding of each type of pest, and you also need to know when to call the pros. Want to learn those tips? Then, explore this blog.


Why You Should Work with Pest Control

While pest control might not be the first thing on your priority list, it plays a significant role in ensuring a clean and healthy home or business environment. Proper pest management is crucial for maintaining optimal hygiene and ensuring the well-being of your surroundings. Pests, whether they're insects, rodents or other unwanted critters, can have negative effects on your property and well-being. Here are a few reasons why you should consider working with a pest control professional. Read More 

Spider Problem? 5 Signs You Need Pest Control

Spiders can be a nuisance when they wander into your home, and if you see one, it's likely that there are others lurking about. But how would you know if you have a serious spider problem? Read on to learn the five signs that you need professional pest control services.  1. Unexpected Webs If you're walking through your house and unexpectedly come across a web, then it's possible there are spiders in the area. Read More 

Has A Possum Taken Up Residence In Your Home?

When a possum moves into a residential property, they typically set up house in the roof space. This means you'll know they're there sooner rather than later, as they can be quite noisy. You may be kept awake at night by their scratching and scuttling around, and you may also hear them hissing from time to time. They'll also be urinating in your roof space, so it's common to see staining on the ceiling and to notice a strong ammonia smell. Read More 

Special Tools Used for Effective Termite Inspection

Termites are destructive pests that cost property owners millions of dollars in damages. It is why regular termite inspections are necessary, especially for properties in termite-prone locations. Notably, termite inspections must be thorough because a shoddy job that misses some termite hideouts does not fully address an infestation. It might explain why pest control services need special equipment for thorough termite inspections, especially hidden infestations. This article highlights specialised tools that pest control services use in termite inspections. Read More 

Humane Pest Control Measures For Rodents

Rats and mice are relatively common pests found in residential homes and gardens. Rats typically prefer to nest in the yard, while mice prefer the warm and cosy environment of your home. Rodents can do significant damage to wiring and woodwork, and they can also spread disease, but some householders are reluctant to use pest control methods that are lethal or have the potential to cause suffering. The reasons behind this choice are understandable, but opting for humane pest control methods requires a two-pronged approach to tackle the existing rodent population on your property and deter future populations from setting up in your house or yard. Read More