3 Mistakes To Avoid When Using Mouse Traps


At first look, mice can be cute little furry guests. Unfortunately, these cute and little rodents can do big damage to your home. Thankfully, you can prevent this damage with the right mouse traps, but knowing how to use these traps to your advantage is key. Here are a few mistakes to avoid when using different types of mouse traps for rodent control. Touching the Traps Excessively Mice rely on all their senses to find food.

4 October 2019

Smells That Drive Mice Bonkers


Mice rely a lot on their sense of smell to sniff out food. Because of that, you might be able to drive them away using the right smells. There are some smells that mice hate and other smells that they fear and will run away from. There are also some methods that shouldn't be used at all. Mothballs One of the worst ways to deter a mouse is to use mothballs.

25 June 2019

Squirrels In Your Attic? A Brief Guide


Hearing funny noises in your attic? You could very well have a squirrel problem. Squirrels are known to invade homes and make nests in attics and crawl spaces. The situation must be dealt with quickly and efficiently, because squirrels can transmit diseases and also cause structural damage to your house. Here's is a brief guide to resolving this issue. Signs One of the mainsigns that you have squirrels in your house is noise coming from the attic as the animals move about.

14 January 2019

Signs That Show You Need To Call An Exterminator


Waiting until you see bugs or rodents in plain sight in your home may mean waiting too long to call an exterminator. If you want to get a jump on pest control problems, you ought to be on the lookout for these five signs of trouble. Sawdust When insects or rodents get into a structure, they tend to want to make their own pathways through it in order to ensure their safety.

3 September 2018

Heat Treatments Can Protect Your Hotel From Bed Bug Bite Lawsuits


Bed bugs are one of the worst problems that a hotel can get. They are just as bad as roaches because they can cause serious problems with guests and are more likely to go home with them. In this situation, a guest may decide to sue a hotel and could win. Thankfully, heat treatments can help eliminate this issue. Bed Bugs May Cause Skin Infections While bed bugs don't spread diseases with their bites, they can cause excessive itching and scratching that may lead to a skin infection.

25 June 2018

Preventing Rats From Taking Over Your Business: Three Steps To Take


Having rats in your business can be a problem for many reasons. They can cause unsanitary conditions, particularly in restaurants and grocery stores, and they can scare off potential customers. Rats can even carry diseases, so it's important to prevent them from taking over your place of business. Having a rat control plan in place is the first step to preventing these rodents from making their home in your workplace. Here are a few things you can do to keep rats at bay.

15 May 2018

3 Important Pest-Control Tips For Mice


If you own a home, mice can be stressful pests to deal with. They can get into the smallest of spaces and wreak havoc inside your home. You can put a stop to these unwanted creatures, though, thanks to these pest-control tips.  Identify Possible Entry Points  So that mice don't keep getting into your home and potentially breeding with one another, you need to identify all possible entry points. This isn't hard if you know where to look.

30 April 2018