Tag: pests

How to Prevent Mice from Entering Your Home

Mice are destructive rodents to many parts and aspects of our property. They are an embarrassment to homeowners in areas where they have infested. Not only do the mice cause disturbances to many, but they do have the capability to spread lice and cause infection too.

We do not however, realize that in as much as they are a problem to us, we humans allow them to live in our homes. This we do by leaving entry and exit points for them. More so, we do feed them properly with food remains or even with our clothes; in short, we provide a habitable environment for them to survive.

Below is what should be done to prevent mice from entering your home. To present the most accurate professional advice we asked the guys from National Pest (Not Post) to give us some advice. Read more →

Do It Yourself Pest Control For The Fall Months

The mornings are cooler, pools are closing, and the leaves will be changing soon. Along with the crisp temperatures and pumpkin patches, fall will bring unwanted critters into your home searching for heat and food. Nothing ruins an appetite like a roach crawling across the kitchen counter or a rodent simpering across the floor. These creatures are not only repulsive to look at, but they can cause a lot of damage to your home, garden, or landscape. Many people mistakenly believe that once the temperature changes, bugs will just disappear, but they are mistaken! From ants to termites, each season brings its own host of problems. We spoke with Jim from City Pest Control about this and gave us a couple of tips on how to deal with common household pests during this time of year. Read more →