Professional exterminators may not have a very positive image. This is because movies like Over the Hedge and Ant Bully insidiously depict exterminators as merciless humans bent on inflicting suffering on poor animals. In real life however, the exact opposite is true. Pests are the villains who invade a person’s home, destroy his furniture and clothes and ...Continue →
In their proper habitats, ants are very useful to nature because they help in the decomposition process of dead plants and animals. They are hardworking creatures and are very efficient workers. However, when they begin to infest homes, they become a problem and annoyance. They bite family members, steal food, and sometimes they make their homes within electronic appliances, causing the items to malfunction.
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Sometimes, the use of chemicals during pest control is unavoidable. Pesticides remain as one of the most effective ways to deal with a large-scale house pest infestation. Everyone knows that pesticides are poisonous not only to pests, but in some degree to human health as well. This is why, when the exterminator recommends the use ...Continue →
The word chemical is one of the most misunderstood words anywhere in the planet. It evokes an image of a green toxic sludge that could turn organisms into mutants. However, what everyone forgets from their high school biology lessons is that everything is made up of chemicals. Water is a chemical, the foods they eat are chemicals, and even the human body is ...Continue →
Everyone knows that when it comes to house pests, exterminators are the best people to call. They know how to take care of pest problems. They have the experience and the expertise that homeowners may not have. However, despite all their knowledge, exterminators need some information from homeowners, too. This is especially true if the property owner doesn’t know what types of rodents are ...Continue →
When pests set their eyes on a person’s property, there is no easy way to stop them. They don’t knock on the door. They just come in uninvited. Once they are in, they spend time hiding while they increase their numbers. Usually when the owner of the house notices them, it’s almost already too late. However, there is still a chance for a homeowner do something when he sees these creatures in his home.
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Pests are animals carrying serious health hazards to humans. Some examples of such pests are mosquitoes, flies, cockroaches, bees, ants, termites, fleas, rodents, and more. Most pests are carriers of deadly human diseases.
Pest infestations are serious problems that need immediate intervention. Hiring a pest control companyis the best way to solve these problems fast. To effectively eradicate pests, proper identification of the pest is needed along with the knowledge of their habitat and how they reproduce.
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Hiring a pest control company is a serious business decision. Aside from being very expensive as it needs to be done in a sustainable manner, the right pest control company becomes a company’s partner in its sanitation initiatives and permit processing. It is especially critical for those in the industries such as food and beverage, construction and real estate, and tourism such as hotels and boutiques.
Usually, the hiring of a pest control company rests on the administration ...Continue →
Everyone knows that all pest are annoying, but some rise above the rest in the level of annoyance they give to homeowners. This list does not rank these pests based on how dangerous they are to human health or to the stability of homes. This is a list of the creepy creatures making homeowners pull their hairs out of sheer exasperation.
Top 5: Mosquitoes
Mosquitoes thrive in hot, humid environments. The female of this species suck blood to feed ...Continue →
Cockroaches are scary, not only because of the way they look, but because of what they carry with them. Roaches are hosts to 33 different kinds of bacteria that include the fatal e-coli. Sometimes homeowners see a cockroach scurrying around but don’t pay them any attention. One cockroach on the floor means many more behind the cupboard. Moreover, they spawn very fast. Oftentimes an exterminator is needed ...Continue →