How To Check Carpeting For Bed Bugs


The term bed bugs can be deceiving. While bed bugs obviously live in beds, they can live in many other places throughout your home, including your carpets. If you suspect you have bed bugs, odds are, you have checked your mattress thoroughly. But finding evidence of them on mattresses can be tough, as they can embed themselves deep within the fibers. If you think you have bed bugs, try checking your carpet.

24 November 2017

Two Tips To Mice Proof Your House


Although you might be a nature lover it's unlikely that you enjoy the sight of unwanted critters in your house. It's one thing to see rodents at play in the woods but the story changes entirely when they cross the line and enter your home. Once they set up shop it can be difficult to get rid of mice, causing unwanted anxiety and an overall sense of uneasiness when you're trying to feel comfortable in your house.

2 November 2017

Worried About Your Guests Bringing Bed Bugs This Holiday Season? How To Stop The Infestation


There's a cool breeze in the air, and the leaves are beginning to change colors. That means three things. First, fall has officially arrived. Second, the holidays will be here before you know it. Third, the out-of-town guests will soon be arriving. While it's always fun to have family in for the holidays, they can bring unwanted guests with them, especially if they've been staying in hotels along the way. If your holiday guests bring bed bugs with them, you'll want to get rid of them as soon as possible—the bed bugs, not the guests.

11 October 2017

Things To Know About Rats In A House


Rats can make living in a house fearful and unsanitary when there are a substantial amount of them. However, even the presence of one large rat can interfere with the overall comfort level of some people in their home. If you have seen rats in your house that you want to capture, it can be done in several ways. It is actually a good idea to get rid of rats as soon as possible because of the harm that they can cause in your house.

22 September 2017

Tips For Discouraging Or Eliminating Ladybugs From Your Home


Ladybugs have a reputation for being somewhat of a good luck charm, but when they're in your house in large numbers, they can be a bit of a nuisance. Although they don't bite and won't damage your furniture, you probably still don't want a house full of them. If you've started to see an increasing number of these pests in your house, it's time to tackle the problem head-on. Here are a few tips to help you get rid of them.

1 September 2017

Spot The Signs That You Have A Rodent Problem In Your Home


You might want to confirm your suspicions that you have a rodent problem in your house before you spend your hard earned money on a professional to come out for an inspection. Although the pest control expert can certainly confirm this type of problem for you, you can determine on your own whether you have a rodent problem by looking for the following signs of trouble. Something Sounds Like It Moved Into Your Walls

15 August 2017

Can You Spot The Facts Among These Bed Bug Myths?


Few organisms have been shrouded in so much mystery as the bed bug. These creepy crawly pests are undoubtedly a nightmare for anyone who has had them in their home, but surprisingly, some of the information you know about bedbugs may not actually be true! Can you guess which of these bed bug statements are myths and which are facts? Statement: Bed bugs are only a problem for dirty, unkempt people.

9 August 2017

Roach Bait May Be The Answer


If your home has been invaded by cockroaches, you are probably searching for any and every means by which you will be able to get pest control help. Although some of the quick fixes on the market may make them disappear for short periods of time, you need to use something that is going work over a period of time. Instead of spraying or trapping your roaches, you may want to try feeding them cockroach bait.

26 July 2017

How To Keep Flies Out Of Your Home


If you find that you tend to get a lot of flies inside of your house then there are different things that you can try that should help you to keep them under control. While you may not be able to keep them out 100%, you should be able to decrease the amount that you have to deal with inside of your house. Here are some things that you can do that will help you get the flies under control:

14 June 2017

Staying In A Hotel With A Previous Bedbug Problem


If you are taking a trip where you will be required to stay in a hotel for an extended time period, and you had gotten word this hotel had a bedbug problem in the past, you are likely to be concerned about the condition of your room when you arrive. Since bedbugs are extremely hard to eradicate, taking steps to ensure you do not bring these parasites home with you is of the utmost importance.

31 May 2017