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.

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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 …

The Aftermath Of A Termite Infestation: Preventing Another Invasion And Dealing With Repairs

22 December 2016
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When you defeat an invasion of termites in your home, it is imperative that you protect your property from the possibility of future infestations. This includes making improvements to your home and hiring an exterminator to provide long-term follow-up maintenance. Dealing with the aftermath of a termite extermination can be an expensive project. Consequently, you should also seek ways to help cover the costs of repairing damage from the destructive pests. Read More …

Getting Rod Of Cuban Treefrogs: What Florida Homeowners Need To Know

22 June 2016
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Many gardeners and homeowners in Florida like the idea that their gardens could become a haven for wildlife, but some species are more welcome than others. Cuban treefrogs are an invasive amphibian species that can cause problems for homeowners in Florida, and it often becomes necessary to take steps to rid homes of these creatures. Read this article to find out why Cuban treefrogs can become a nuisance and learn more about the steps you may need to take to deal with them. Read More …

Tips For Eliminating The Bees In Your Yard

1 February 2016
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Honeybees are extremely important for crops because of the job they diligently perform day after day, but they can also be an extremely frustrating part of life if they begin living on your property. If you have a lot of bees flying around your yard, there may be a hive nearby. Bees live in and near beehives, and eliminating the hive is a great way to get the bees to move to a new location. Read More …