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6 Tips To Dealing With Commercial Pest Extermination

Ants, mice, and roaches are words no manager wants to hear. Reacting calmly and quickly, however, is key to keeping both your employees and customers happy. 1. Be knowledgeable. A successful manager knows ahead of time what pests are most likely to threaten their place of business. Knowing what to look for can help not only stop but possibly prevent a pest invasion. The five most common pests to infest a business are rodents, flies, moths, ants, and the ever-elusive cockroaches, as well as regionally-specific pests.

Moving To A Heavily Populated Area? Why You Need Regular Pest Control Services

Living in an urban area is all about convenience. Heavily-populated communities tend to put things right at your fingertips, making it a breeze to do everything from pick up your favorite meal at a nearby restaurant to taking in a movie on your day off. Along with the benefits of urban living, there are a few downsides as well. One of them is the increased chance that your home will become a breeding ground for pests.

What Do You Do About The Birds Roosting In Your Warehouse?

Your warehouse's success depends on many things, including a clean work environment and happy employees. But if birds of prey, pigeons, sparrows, and numerous birds roost in your warehouse, it can wreak havoc throughout your building. You can keep birds from roosting in your warehouse with the information and humane tips below. Why Do Birds Roost in Your Warehouse? If you're like most warehouses, you leave your entrances open during the day.

3 Things You Need To Know About Preventing Or Eliminating Rat Infestations

Have you recently discovered that there is a rodent infestation in your neighborhood? Do you want to prevent a horde of rats from moving into your home? Even if you already have a small family of rats in your home, all is not lost. While it's not always easy to keep rats out or just get rid of them after they find their way into your home, it's not an impossible task either.

What You Should Know About Dealing With Silverfish

When homeowner's imagine dealing with pests, their mind often goes to ants, termites, and cockroaches. However, silverfish can be equally invasive and annoying. Silverfish are active when it is dark outside, which is why they hide in the daytime. You often don't realize there is a silverfish infestation until you move an item and see the silverfish move from underneath it. If you have silverfish in your home, know the following things about dealing with them.

Drywood Termites: A Frequently Overlooked Pest

When you think of termites, the first pests that come to mind are probably the water-loving insects that chew at your foundation and love moist wood. But while these termites -- known as dampwood termites -- are a common pest, they are not the only type of termite you need to worry about. There's another lesser-known type of termite that might be a threat to your home: drywood termites. Here's what you need to know about these pests.

Three Ways To Keep Fleas Out Of Your Home

Fleas are a common pest that can easily enter your home undetected on the backs of your pets. Fleas are especially vicious in that they can carry a number of diseases, and are often too small to identify immediately – until they've managed to bite you several times. Due to their small size, it can be hard to notice a flea problem until it's already become widespread. Therefore, the best way to end a flea infestation is to prevent it from occurring in the first place.

Understanding Why Fly Infestations Are An Issue

For many people, it is extremely stressful to share the home with pests. Pests are not only bothersome. They can also create sanitation and disease issues. For this reason, you should always try to get rid of pests as soon as they pop up. While you may not see flies as pests, they absolutely are and should be removed. Keep reading to understand a few reasons why. They Spread Pathogens

Two Options For Getting Rid Of Fruit Flies

Fruit flies are named such because they are attracted to and frequently found near fruit and other sweet substances (e.g. spilled soda). Although they're relatively harmless, they can be unbelievably annoying to have in your home, particularly in the summertime when they tend to be more active. If you're currently dealing with a fruit fly infestation, here are a couple of ways you can deal with the problem. Set Up Traps

Handling Snake Infestations In And Around Your Home

A stray snake wandering into your home can be dealt with easily by contacting a pest control expert or animal control. An infestation of snakes, on the other hand, may require some additional work on your part. Here are a few things you can do if you suspect you have a snake problem. Keep Your Lawn Neatly Trimmed Snakes may nest in your home, but they will venture out to obtain food.