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Keeping Your House Clear Of Unwanted Pests

Any unwanted animal which has invaded your home is considered a pest, but homeowners most frequently complain about bugs, rodents and squirrels. The animals are part of the natural world and their appearance in the home has no malicious intent. However, most humans are unwilling to accept sharing their home with unwanted creatures. Their existence can cause unwanted stress and worry for the homeowner. Therefore, you need to be aware of how to secure your home against these animals. The following information will help you to keep pests at bay and live a bug-free life.

If you want your home to stay pest free, you must not give the pests a reason to move in. Pests, just like all living things, get hungry too and will always be out there looking for something to eat. Some of the time, all they are looking for is a dry and warm place they could make a home. If you can make it more difficult for them to find what they need, they will not come inside as often. Cleanliness will help to deter animals in search of food. Items should be kept in secure packaging and storage containers, in either a refrigerator or kitchen cupboard. Never leave leftovers in an accessible place, and empty your waste and rubbish on a daily basis. It is important that you do not leave any food sources available for them to want to come in. This way, you will be able to greatly reduce the rate and chances of pests invading your home.

Making a clean home a priority will also deter another common pest; bugs. Ensure that any spills are mopped up straight away. Put used dishes in the dishwasher so that they are not left sitting out. Insects also love a moist environment. Be careful to address any leaks and plumbing problems as soon as possible, in order to keep water loving bugs away.

Animals often enter homes when the seasons change and the weather turns cooler. Take care of these entryways to avoid giving insects an easy route into your home. Use sealant or caulk to close any crevices in your property’s exterior.

A tidy outside space will also deter animals. Sweep up any plant and leaf debris, and never stack piles of wood near your house. Make sure that your pets are always clean so as to ensure that they do not bring unwanted “friends” in to your home.

All in all, keeping pests out of your home seems like a rather daunting task and may feel like you have to do a lot; however, following these tips will help make sure that there are no unwarranted guests making themselves comfortable in your home. Keep your house and surroundings clean and everything else will work out on its own.


A&H Pest Control, South East England

Call Us 24/7 on 020 8295 3402

Pest Control for Rats\Mice
Pest Control for Bird’s ie Pigeons

Pest Control for Wasp’s\Bee’s
Member; British Pest Control Assoc.


Managing Garden Infestations To Keep It Looking Nice

You will never be equipped to get rid of all of them, but you need to do something, because you don’t want your hard work completely wasted. A problem is that insects are usually only found by looking for them in rotting vegetation or under the surface of the soil. Your first line of attack should be to do away with their hiding places as much as possible. Dump the rotting material, the leaves and weeds that supply shelter to the insects. Routinely, you need to be turning the earth over, and breaking up the clumps. This tends to get rid of the places where insects can be hiding underground.

The worst thing there is with regards to having a garden is walking out to check on your plants and discovering holes in all the plants that looked fine the last time you saw them. Pests are typically the responsible party. The most common ones are slugs, worms and birds, but there are also caterpillars, snails and in some cases, moles.

To always keep your backyard in good shape, you will need to get rid of all of your pests at the earliest opportunity. When they are granted time to expand themselves they become very difficult to eradicate. The value of your property is improved by a robust, well looked after garden.

Pests that devour your plants and diseases that disfigure and eliminate them should also be suppressed with dormant spray. You put on the spray as soon as the plants are dormant, close to February/March. The guidelines must be adhered to exactly to ensure the dormant spray functions properly. You could possibly see your entire garden die as a result of careless use of the spray. In the same way some insects are bad for your garden, there are others that are good, and so try and retain them. You will find another class of garden pest, that lives not on the ground but in the sky – birds. A bird feeder could be an useful alternative to the futile exercise of trying to scare them away. Rather than to watch them go after your garden produce, give them bird food in your feeder. It can help save money in over time, and become part of your yard decoration.

It may not stop your whole situation, but having a dog might help also. Often moles are a garden owner’s headache. The signs that they are around are dying plants and little hills of soil. These little animals certainly understand how to make a nuisance of themselves. These small-tailed fellows are sometimes white, but in most cases brown or black, and vary in length from 5 to 14 inches. One strategy of getting rid of them is through trapping. Systematically capturing them comes with finding the tunnels of the moles and putting the trap in the right place. Smoke bombs tripped nearby the tunnel access and spreading throughout the tunnels will hopefully get the moles.

You may well need a professional if your problem is multiple pests in the house.


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