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Keeping Your Home Free From Unwanted Pests

Pests are any creatures that you do not want to share your home with, like crickets, ants, roaches, rats and mice. The animals are part of the natural world and their appearance in the home has no malicious intent. While they certainly have their role in the circle of life, that does not mean that we want to be graced with their presence. However, when it comes to invasion of privacy, they are generally not welcome in our homes. Therefore, you need to be aware of how to secure your home against these animals. This piece will be providing some useful tricks and tips that will make it easier to stop such critters and vermins from invading your home.

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 address these two factors, it is far less likely you will develop a pest problem. AS such, it is imperative that you keep your home always clean. Items should be kept in secure packaging and storage containers, in either a refrigerator or kitchen cupboard. When you make a meal, pack it away in an air tight container almost immediately after enjoying it. If you do not leave food out, you should not end up with pests such as rodents. 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. Keep your floors and other surfaces dry to avoid attracting pests. Therefore keep your bathroom’s and kitchen’s surfaces dry and always fix any leaks as soon as possible.

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. Sealant or caulking should do the trick.

A tidy outside space will also deter animals. Avoid stacking up wood next to your house and always clean and sweep garden areas at the end of each season. Make sure your pet is treated for fleas and ticks so that they do not become a host for these little creatures.

Keeping your home free of pests is very straightforward if you adhere to these basic tips. Cleanliness is key, and if you are able to do that, the rest will fall into place.


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 Pests To Keep It Looking Healthy

You will never be able to get rid of every one of them, but you need to do something, because you don’t want your hard work completely wasted. Insects are a problem as they can hide under the soil, in weeds or piles of leaves. One of the first things you need to do is clear away the places where the insects live. Collect and remove old leaves, weeds and decaying piles of vegetal matter. You should turn the soil on a regular basis, taking care to break up the clods. In this way subterranean insect hideouts will be minimised.

Realizing that holes have been chewed into your plants since you last looked at them is quite a nasty surprise. The devastation has typically been a result of pests. The most common ones are slugs, worms and birds, but you can also find caterpillars, snails and perhaps, moles.

Pests have to be removed without delay if you want to take care of the good health and look of your garden. They can grow to be entrenched if they are not destroyed immediately. A well-kept garden is a pleasing thing that contributes value to a home.

Insects that devour your plants and diseases that disfigure and eliminate them should also be suppressed with dormant spray. February or March is the best time for this, mainly because then is the dormant period for plants. The dormant spray will not be effective until the instructions are meticulously followed. Another reason to follow the guidelines is that when used incorrectly it could be lethal for your plants. Just as some insects could be unhealthy for your garden, there are others that are beneficial, and so try and retain them. Apart from the insects, another problem comes from those pesky birds. Given that they’re so mobile it’s very hard to chase them away, so it’s better to try to distract them from your plants by means of a bird feeder. Rather than to let them feed on your garden produce, give them bird food in your feeder. Not only can a feeder look nice, but it will also be cheaper over time.

Keeping a dog may help, and yet only up to a point. Often moles really are a garden owner’s horror. If you have declining plants and discover small heaps of pushed-up soil then you can be sure they’re around. These little creatures certainly have learned to make a nuisance of themselves. Along with a length of between five and fourteen inches, moles have got small tails and might be black, brown or occasionally white. One strategy of doing away with them is via trapping. To accomplish this successfully you need to find their tunnels and choose the right position for the traps You may also try detonating a smoke bomb within the entrance to a tunnel, which could force a mole to the surface or suffocate it.

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


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