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Pest Control Tips And Tricks That Can Leave Your House Pest Free

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. 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. It is important to figure out how to keep these pests from coming inside. 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. 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. 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. 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. You will notice a great reduction in pests as a result.

Keeping pests at bay is often as easy as making sure that your home is clean. Wipe down your counters each evening before bed. 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. 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. 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. You should also check your pets regularly for ticks and fleas, as these can be lurking in the grass.

It is possible for you to enjoy a relatively pest-free existence if you follow the advice found in this article and remain vigilant about taking care of 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.


Coping With Garden Infestations To Keep It Looking Great

You’ll never be equipped to get rid of them all, but you need to do something, because you don’t want your hard work completely wasted. Pests are a challenge simply because they can hide out under the soil, in weeds or piles of leaves. Your first line of attack must be to do away with their hiding places whenever possible. Get rid of the rotting material, the leaves and weeds that provide shelter to the insects. On a regular basis, you need to be turning the soil over, and breaking up the clumps. This will take away the places where insects may very well be hiding underground.

Realizing that holes have been completely chewed into your plants since you last checked out them is quite a nasty surprise. The destruction has generally been a result of pests. Occasionally the damage may have been created by moles, but the usual rascals are birds, worms and slugs, closely followed by snails and caterpillars.

To maintain your garden in good shape, you will need to get rid of all of your pests as quickly as possible. The longer they remain, the trickier they will be to get rid of. The value of your house is improved by a healthy, well looked after garden.

Insects that consume your plants and diseases that disfigure and kill them should also be suppressed with dormant spray. February or March is the best time for this, simply because then is the dormant time for plants. The dormant spray won’t be effective until the instructions are thoroughly followed. You could see your entire garden die due to careless use of the spray. Some insects are beneficial to your garden, and you shouldn’t get rid of them. Aside from the insects, one other issue originates from those pesky birds. Since they’re so movable it’s very difficult to chase them away, so it’s better to try to distract them from your plants by means of a bird feeder. Rather than allow them to feast upon your garden produce, give them bird food in your feeder. Not only will a feeder look great, but it will also be cheaper over time.

It might not stop your whole problem, but having a dog might help also. Many back gardens are plagued by moles. If your plants are fading, and you see mounds of dirt, that could be your problem. These little animals certainly understand how to make a nuisance of themselves. With a length of between five and fourteen inches, moles have small tails and might be black, brown or occasionally white. It’s possible to capture them using traps. Successfully catching them comes with finding the tunnels of the moles and putting the trap in the right place. Eradicating moles can also be attempted by lighting 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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