winning the battle against intruding pests

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winning the battle against intruding pests

I live in the country and I love it. I love the seclusion, the peace and the wildlife that fills my yard through the changing seasons. What I don't like are the pests that try to make themselves at home inside my home. I have gone through many battles over the years with the different insects and rodents that intrude and have been able to win most battles fairly easily. I built this blog with the hopes of helping others who suffer from the same determined pests that I have find a way to get them out of their homes for good.



3 Key Reasons To Hire A Pro When Addressing Bed Bugs

The moment you find bed bugs in your home, you need to act fast. These insects can severely irritate your skin and breed like wildfire. Instead of dealing with these insects yourself, though, you should hire a bed bug control expert for the following reasons.  Seal Up Entry Points  Bed bugs had to find their way into your home somehow, such as through cracks and crevices. It's important to address these entry points so that bed bugs aren't a chronic issue that rears its ugly head time and time again. Read More 

4 Reasons to Keep Critters Away From Your Your Home

If you've got wildlife heading towards your property now that the weather is turning cold, it's time to get started with the pest control services. Those wild animals may be fun to watch, but they'll wreak havoc if they're allowed to hang around for too long. Here are just some of the reasons why you shouldn't encourage wildlife activity on your property. They'll Threaten Your Pets If you have pets that go outside during the winter, you need to keep the wildlife away. Read More 

Three Things You Need To Know About Maintaining A Woodpile On Your Property

If you've recently moved into a home with a wood stove or a fireplace, you're probably really looking forward to being warmed by a toasty fire on on chilly nights while enjoying hot, tasty beverages. You may even be looking forward to the exhilarating experience of chopping wood first thing in the morning and then lighting a fire to warm up while you drink your morning coffee. However, insect pests such as ants, spiders, and even termites can access your home interior by hitching a ride on firewood. Read More 

What Is That? How To Find And Control Carpenter Ants

When you own your home, you want to make sure that it's protected against all types of hazards, including damage caused by pests. In fact, when you bought your home, you might have had it inspected for termites, especially if you purchased a pre-existing home. However, there's one danger that you might not be on the lookout for, and that's the damage caused by carpenter ants. You might not realize this, but carpenter ants can do just about as much damage to your home as a colony of termites can. Read More 

One Sting Is Too Much: How To Keep Bees Out Of Your Yard This Summer

Now that things are finally starting to warm up, you can finally head outdoors for some fun family-fun. That is unless the bees come out in full force. While bees are good for the environment, they're not always a welcome addition to your yard, especially if you're allergic to them. Luckily, there are some steps you can take to help reduce the bee population around your yard. Keep the Lids Closed on Your Trash Cans Read More