There are pests that can cause a great deal of damage to a home, and none more so than termites. A termite attacks wood with a vengeance, and can thus do a great deal of damage to the infrastructure of you home. While termites do a great deal of damage, it does need to be addressed that you can prevent or fight back against termites. This article is going to outline just a few of the best ways to fight against termites.
21 March 2017
Living in the country can seem very peaceful and relaxing to someone who has spent a majority of their life living in the city. If you plan to move to the country in the near future and have never lived in the country before, there are a few things you need to be ready for. The guide below walks you through a few things to know about country life before taking the leap to live there full time.
15 March 2017
Discovering a mouse or rat in your home can be surprising and horrifying. No one wants to think about having these furry pest scampering around the house, not to mention the fact that rodents can spread diseases and damage the electrical wiring in a house. If you want to keep rodents out of your home, use the following tips: Store Food Properly Rodents need to eat, and they will often turn towards your kitchen to find nourishment.
6 March 2017
Do you have furry, unwanted visitors coming into your home? It is not unusual to find a mouse in the house now and then, especially if you live in a rural area or near woods or an open field. While you might expect the occasional mouse, there are plenty of steps you can take to discourage those twitchy critters from coming inside. If you've found evidence of mice in your home, here are 9 reasons why they are coming over and making themselves comfortable.
13 February 2017
Although wasps have a role in controlling insect larvae populations, they can be quite a nuisance themselves since they can sting multiple times, unlike honeybees. And according to Schmidt's "Pain Index of Stings," a wasp's sting is caustic and quite painful compared to other pests. So if you've noticed a wasp's nest developing under your eaves, now is the time to act. As long as you don't have serious allergies and can properly prepare, you can try some DIY removal methods first before contacting a professional.
18 August 2016
You've discovered creepy crawly invaders in your kitchen or mice in your walls and you want to get rid of them quickly, but safely. A quick search for natural pest control solutions will turn up all kinds of tips and tricks for everything from getting ants out of your kitchen to humane mice control, but do these all-natural pest control methods really work? Here are a few that you might find in your search and information on how effective each method tends to be.
31 May 2016
If you have a fear of bed bugs, you are not alone. In fact, some people become so distraught over the little blood suckers that their mental health gets impacted, which is what happened in Detroit when a woman burned down an apartment building out of her desperation to get rid of the bed bugs. That incessant worry and anxiety caused her to not think clearly about her actions, which involved an opened stove on full blast to get the apartment as hot as possible and fumes from rubbing alcohol to try to kill the bed bugs.
24 May 2016