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pest control for country living

I love living out in the middle of the woods, but it does come with a lot of pest problems. We have battled ants, flies and spiders in the house and ticks, spiders, mosquitoes, and all sorts of other pests outside. How can you keep these pests under control when your home is smack dab in the middle of their homes? My blog contains a ton of tips that can help you keep these and many other pests under control. You will find plants that will help keep them away from your house and techniques to eliminate them once they are in your home.

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The Unfortunate Struggle With Bed Bugs: What You Need To Do To Get Rid Of These Pests

14 January 2019
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Freaking out about spotting a bed bug in your home? It may have been crawling across the bed or on a wall in your room, and now you are feeling itchy, afraid, and unsure of what kind of problem you have in your home. Bed bugs are one of the worst types of pests to have in the home. They might not seem too problematic because they are so small. However, they are very problematic because they are good at hiding, and they will reproduce and lay tons of tiny eggs in different spots where they can go undetected. Read More …

Signs Of Mice In Your House And How An Exterminator Gets Rid Of Them

9 December 2018
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The common house mouse can be a destructive nuisance when it invades your home. Mice are usually secretive, so they can multiply before you realize your home has a mouse problem. Plus, mice breed at an alarming rate, so your home can become infested quickly. The house mouse doesn't stray too far from its nest, so once the mice move in, they aren't likely to leave until you take steps to eliminate them. Read More …

How To Win A War Against Fire Ants

14 August 2018
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Imported red ants are an invasive species, so if you find them in your yard and you try to exterminate them, you do not have to feel guilty. In fact, you will actually be doing a favor to the local environment. There are several ways to get rid of imported red ants. Use Caution with Fire Ants Be careful when dealing with red ants. They can easily sting en masse and will cause painful welts. Read More …

Dog Constantly Have Fleas? 2 Tips To Get The Fleas Off Your Dog And Out Of Your House

6 June 2018
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If you treat your dog for fleas, but they keep coming back again, this can be very frustrating, especially for your dogs. If you do not take care of this, your dogs can get sick or develop skin infections. Before this happens, below are two tips to get the fleas out. 1. Bomb Your Home Because your dog keeps getting fleas your home is likely infested with fleas. One way to get them out is to bomb your house. Read More …

Bait Could Be The Best Way To End Your Ant Problem

10 May 2018
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Ants are such tiny bugs that it is nearly impossible to seal your home to keep them out. Of course, you should seal your home as best as you can because this keeps out other bugs, too. When it comes to ant control, you'll probably need to take additional measures, such as having regular pest control treatments. Ants are so pervasive in the outdoors that they are a constant threat to your home. Read More …