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Keeping Your Home Free Of Unwanted Pests

Cockroaches, rodents, squirrels, insects, bugs and other unwelcome visitors who invite themselves into your home are all pests. Because many of these pests are so small, it is easy to forget that they are living in the world all around us. The truth of the matter is that even the animals we consider to be pests are all part of this natural world we call home and have every right to it. Their existence can cause unwanted stress and worry for the homeowner. As such, there is always the need to ensure that their invasion of your sanctuary is curbed to stop them from being a nuisance. 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. Most are looking for shelter and something to eat. They may also be motivated by a warm, dry place to shelter, particularly during the cold winter months. If you are able to avoid creating these two aspects and making them available to pests, then you certainly will lower the number of pests that invade your home. AS such, it is imperative that you keep your home always clean. 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. If you do not leave food out, you should not end up with pests such as rodents. You will notice a great reduction in pests as a result.

Making a clean home a priority will also deter another common pest; bugs. Ensure that any spills are mopped up straight away. Insects love sugar and sugary things, therefore, rinse out your glasses and cups and either load them into your dishwasher or wash them immediately. Insects also love a moist environment. In addition, if you notice a leak, make sure the situation is rectified.

Keep all pests out by simply sealing up cracks around your home. 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.

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.


An Important Part Of Maintaining An Attractive Garden Is Managing Pests

You won’t be in a position to get rid of all of them, but you need to do something, because you don’t want your hard work completely wasted. The thing that makes it difficult is that insects hide from predators, under fallen leaves, weed growth, and soil. One of the very first things you need to undertake is get rid of the places where the insects live. Pick up and get rid of old leaves, weeds and decaying stacks of vegetal matter. It is best to rotate the soil on a routine basis, taking care to break up the clods. By doing this subterranean bug hideouts will be minimised.

Noticing that holes have been completely chewed into your plants since you last looked at them is quite a nasty surprise. Infestations are typically the responsible party. At times the destruction may have been created by moles, but the usual rascals are birds, worms and slugs, closely followed by snails and caterpillars.

Whenever pests aren’t eliminated speedily, your garden will deteriorate rapidly. When they are given time to establish themselves they become very difficult to eradicate. A backyard garden adds to a house when you keep it up, and keep it in good shape.

Dormant spray can be something else you should use to restrict plant diseases and insect activity. You put on the spray when the plants are dormant, around February/March. The dormant spray isn’t going to be effective unless the instructions are carefully followed. When you do it wrong, you are liable to kill off your entire garden. In the same way some insects could be unhealthy for your garden, there are others that are healthy, therefore try and retain them. Aside from the insects, another problem comes from those pesky birds. Attempting 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 feast on what you have in your feeder instead of what’s in your garden. It can help you save money in the long term, and become part of your yard decoration.

Possessing a dog could help, yet only up to a point. For a lot of garden owners their particular garden pest is the mole. The signals that they may be around are dying plants and mounds of soil. moles tend to be tiny creatures that can often be a nuisance. They may be light brown, or black, or perhaps white, and they are generally between 5 and 14 inches long, with small tails. One way of doing away with them is through trapping. Systematically trapping them includes finding the tunnels of the moles and putting the trap in the right place. Removing moles could 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.


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