Keeping Bugs Where They Belong

Keeping Bugs Where They Belong

  • 3 Things You Need To Know About Triangulate Cobweb Spiders

    Triangulate cobweb spiders (steatoda triangulosa) are one of the most common spiders in North America, and they may infest your basement or garage. Here are three things you need to know about triangulate cobweb spiders.     How are triangulate cobweb spiders identified? Triangulate cobweb spiders are small and can be easily overlooked until many of them are present. Their round bodies are 1/8 to 1/4 inches long. Their abdomens are brown with white and yellow markings; these markings may be triangular or irregular.

  • Signs That There May Be Mice In Your Attic

    When mice get in the living space area of your home, it is fairly easy to discover them because they leave droppings everywhere they travel. However, during the colder months of the year, you may have mice in the attic of your home without even realizing it. Since heat travels upward, an attic is a warm escape for mice to live inside away from cold weather conditions. Therefore, it is a good idea to check your attic for mice each year when the cold weather months arrive.

  • Bedbugs at Home? Avoid These Three Common Treatment Mistakes

    Bedbugs certainly are a nuisance to get rid of. They are experts at hiding to avoid contact with any pesticides that are applied to the bedding or fabric they live in, and their eggs can survive a pesticide treatment. If you have a bedbug infestation, make sure you avoid these common treatment mistakes so you can get rid of them as quickly as possible. Mistake #1: Not considering heat treatment.

  • How To Get Rid Of Bedbugs With Heat

    Bedbugs are difficult to get rid of once you have an infestation, but if you work with a pest control company, you can eventually get the problem under control using a variety of methods. One thing that kills bedbugs is heat. Bedbugs die at 113 degrees Fahrenheit if the temperature is sustained for about an hour, and they can die quicker at higher temperatures. Here's what you need to know about killing bedbugs with heat.

  • Where Do Cockroaches Like To Hide? The Answers Can Help You Eradicate Them

    So there you are, living in your home as happily as possible, when suddenly you see a roach run across the floor! Since you are not one to share your residence with these bug, or any other bug for that matter, you might panic and wonder where they are coming from--especially since you strive to keep a very clean home. Well, roaches don't care if your home is clean or not.

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    Nothing is more frustrating than dealing with pests inside your house. In addition to giving you the creepy-crawlies, it might also make friends and family members think twice before they lounge on your sofa or stay the night. However, you don't have to let bugs ruin your lifestyle. By paying a professional who handles pest control, you can add an invisible barrier inside your home to ward off harmful insects. My blog discusses all different types of pest control methods, so that you understand the options you have available. After treating your home, you can sit back, relax, and enjoy a clean and relaxing space.