Pest Control Mayfield

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.

Eliminating Pests: The way to Live Bug-Free

Any unwanted animal which has invaded your home is considered a pest, but homeowners most frequently complain about bugs, rodents and squirrels. Because many of these pests are so small, it is easy to forget that they are living in the world all around us. While they certainly have their role in the circle of life, that does not mean that we want to be graced with their presence. This is particularly true when it comes to our house. 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.

To start, it is important to keep pests from getting in. Most are looking for shelter and something to eat. They view your home as a place were they can go to escape the elements and feed themselves. 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. Never leave dishes in the sink at night, and keep fruits and vegetables refrigerated rather than out on the counters. Dump all your trash on a daily basis and avoid always leaving cooked food on the counter. Take out your trash often as well, so you do not have food scraps sitting around. Even if they come into your home, they will find no reason to linger and create a nest.

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. If you are vigilant for potential entry points, they will not be able to do this. Sealant or caulking should do the trick.

It is important to pick up around the outside of the house to discourage pests from nesting. Sweep up any plant and leaf debris, and never stack piles of wood near your house. Make sure your pet is treated for fleas and ticks so that they do not become a host for these little creatures.

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. Simple measures such as keeping your home clean, dry and secure will stop the majority of animals from making your home their home.


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.


Dealing With 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. Pests are a challenge as they can conceal themselves under the soil, in weeds or piles of leaves. Eliminating these habitats is an straightforward method to start your campaign. Gather and remove old leaves, weeds and decaying heaps of vegetal matter. Burrow over sections of soil and bust any clumps on a frequent basis. This can help eliminate any hiding locations in the soil.

Taking a stroll in your garden, anticipating enjoying your plants, can be totally ruined by the discovery that they are suddenly full of holes The damage has typically been a result of pests. Occasionally the destruction may have been created by moles, but the usual rascals are birds, worms and slugs, closely followed by snails and caterpillars.

When pests are not gotten rid of speedily, your garden will deteriorate rapidly. They will become entrenched if not destroyed immediately. A well-kept garden can be a pleasant thing that adds value to a home.

Dormant spray is one thing else you should use to restrict plant diseases and insect activity. You apply the spray once the plants are dormant, around February/March. The directions must be used exactly to ensure the dormant spray functions properly. One more reason to follow the guidelines is that when used incorrectly it could be lethal for your plants. Keep in mind that you will also find insects that benefit your garden, and these you need to keep. Then there are those winged pests, the birds. Trying to chase them away doesn’t do much good, but a solution you might try is to put up a bird feeder. Let the birds feed on what you have in your feeder instead of what’s in your garden. It will save you money in the long run, and become part of your yard decoration.

Having a dog may help, and yet only up to a point. A lot of backyards are tormented by moles. The indicators that they may be around are dying plants and piles of soil. Most of these little creatures certainly have learned to make a nuisance of themselves. These small-tailed fellows can be white, but in most cases brown or black, and vary in length from 5 to 14 inches. Setting traps is an excellent method to try to get rid of them. You should get good results by accurately placing the traps in their tunnels. Eradicating moles can also be attempted by burning smoke bombs in the entrances to their tunnels.

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


A&H Pest Control, South East England

Call Us 24/7 on 020 8295 3402

0

You must be logged in to post a comment.