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Coping with Pest Infestations: A Pest Control Blog

Hi, my name is Brenda, and I have been affected by pest infestations in the past. I know how frustrating it is to constantly have ants in your kitchen or to have mice running out of the furniture. In this blog, I am going to share everything I learned on the journey to become pest free. Here, you will find posts on removing pests, keeping them out, killing them naturally and also, dealing with the gross feeling of living under the same roof as them. If you want to get rid of your pests without losing your mind, you have come to the right place. Pull up a seat, start reading and enjoy!

Preparing for Pest Control Services: A Step-by-Step Guide

Pest infestations can be a nuisance and even pose potential health risks. It's no surprise then that many homeowners turn to pest control services to eradicate these unwelcome guests. However, before you call in the professionals, there are important steps you should take to ensure the process is effective and safe. Here's your guide. Identify the Problem The first step is to correctly identify the type of pest causing the problem. Read More 

Factors That Can Affect The Accuracy Of Your Radon Test

Radon is a gas that causes cancer if inhaled over time that enters your home through cracks, and you can only identify radon through special tests. However, radon testing is not as simple as placing a device in your basement and waiting for the results. Many factors can affect the accuracy of your radon test.  How the Radon Test Kit is Used Place the test kit on the lowest level. Do not place the test kit in a bathroom, kitchen, laundry room, or hallway, as these areas have high humidity and airflow that can affect the test. Read More 

Common Garden Pests And How To Combat Them

Maintaining a healthy and thriving garden can be a rewarding experience, but it often comes with the challenge of dealing with garden pests. These unwelcome visitors can wreak havoc on your plants, causing damage and hindering their growth. Below are some of the most common garden pests and effective strategies to combat them, allowing you to protect your beloved plants and promote a vibrant garden ecosystem. Aphids Aphids are small, soft-bodied insects that suck sap from plants, causing leaves to curl, wilt, or turn yellow. Read More 

Simple Tips To Keep Spiders Out Of Your Basement

For many homeowners, their basement is more than a place where they store holiday decorations or do their laundry. It is a place to spend time with friends and family. Unfortunately, you have some unwanted visitors in your basement that are making you think twice about stepping foot on your bottom floor: spiders. Luckily, there are several strategies you can employ that can help keep your basement free from spiders. Read More 

How To Identify And Treat Three Different Types Of Termites

Termites are a pest that can cause a lot of damage to your home if left untreated. That's why it's so important to identify the kind of termite that is in your home so that you can perform the correct treatment.  Subterranean Termites  The most commonly found termite in the United States is the subterranean termite. They live underground in the soil and will build mud tubes so that they can travel from the termite colony to a local source of food. Read More