About Me
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.


Have You Been Experiencing Allergies Because Of Cockroaches In Your House? 3 Things To Do Now

12 April 2017
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Wheezing, sneezing, coughing — the common cockroach allergy symptoms are no fun. Cockroach allergies can even cause breathing problems in asthmatics and individuals with severe allergies. If you're allergic to cockroaches and have been finding the troublesome insects in your house, here are three things to do right now. 1. Make Sure Your House Is Free of Water Leaks Cockroaches need water and moisture to survive, which is why it's important for you to locate and fix any water leaks in your house in a timely manner. Read More …

How to Kill Bed Bugs with Heat

31 March 2017
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The bad news is that you can have bed bugs even if your home is clean and sanitary. The good news is that you can eradicate the pests using a few different all-natural and non-toxic heat treatments. Most people don't want to use harsh chemicals, such as pesticides, in their beds, especially if they have children or pets, so killing bed bugs with heat is the ideal solution.  Your home can be infected with bed bugs, which are approximately the size of apple seeds and have flat, reddish-brown bodies, in several different ways, such as from buying a used mattress or staying in a hotel that has pest control problem. Read More …

A Few Tips For Controlling Mice When You Feed Pets Indoors

13 March 2017
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Mice are extremely annoying pests because they are so destructive and they are difficult to get rid of. Plus, they multiply quickly, so you can be overrun with mice before you know it. It is especially difficult to get rid of mice when you have pets you feed indoors. Here are a few tips for controlling mice when you have pets. Keep Food In Sealed Metal Or Plastic Containers When you bring home a bag of cat food or dog food, transfer it right away to a sealed container. Read More …

Ticked Off? How to Protect Against Ticks This Spring

2 March 2017
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Spring doesn't just bring out showers and fresh flowers, it also brings out ticks. Unfortunately, ticks aren't just nasty little annoyances. They're disease-carrying pests that can wreak havoc on you, your family, and your pets. Ticks carry a multitude of diseases, including Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. If you live in an area that's inhabited by ticks, you need to take precautions to protect yourself from tick bites. Read More …