pest control for country living

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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.


2 Signs You Have A Termite Infestation In Your Older Home’s Woodwork

24 August 2023
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When parts of your home's structures are made from wood, there is always a chance that termites may become a problem. Especially if you live in an older home, the woodwork is most likely not made from treated wood, which can dramatically increase the risk of an infestation. Because termites can cause massive destruction within a short period of time once they move in, you need to recognize their presence so that a professional pest service can deal with them promptly. Read More …

How To Know When You Have Mice Hidden In Your Home

11 July 2023
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When you have mice, you usually don't see them running out of a hole in your wall like on TV, but they're still probably causing damage. If you notice any of the following signs, have a pest control company come to check for mice. Droppings One of the most common signs of a mouse infestation is the discovery of droppings in and around your home. Mouse droppings are small, typically resembling dark-colored grains of rice or small pellets. Read More …

Removing House Centipedes From Your Basement This Summer

31 May 2023
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Summer is here, temperatures are rising, and nature is teeming with life — for better or worse. Dealing with common household pests like ants, cockroaches, and wasps can sometimes feel like a full-time job at this time of year, and your home's cool, humid basement can be particularly difficult to keep pest-free. One of the most common summer pests found in basements is the house centipede. Tough, terrifying, and possessed of a painful bite, these centipedes can make your basement a very unpleasant place to be. Read More …

Innovations To Keep Your Home Or Business Pest Free

25 April 2023
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The pest control industry has been around for a long time, but it has undergone significant changes in recent years. Innovations in technology and pest control methods have allowed pest control companies to be more efficient, effective, and environmentally friendly. Here are four innovations in the pest control industry to know about. Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an innovative approach to pest control that focuses on preventing pest infestations before they occur. Read More …

How To Get Rid Of Stink Bugs

17 March 2023
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Stink bugs are irritating pests that give off an odor when you attempt to smash them. These pests have oddly shaped bodies and look like they are wearing a suit of armor and are grey or silver in color. These pests are sneaky and can be hiding in your home, and you may find one or two in the middle of winter, suddenly joining you in one of the rooms of your home. Read More …