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What Is The Most Effective Pest Control For Mosquitoes?

What Is The Most Effective Pest Control For Mosquitoes?

Summer will soon be upon us and with it those pesky mosquitoes. The primary goal of pest control for mosquitoes is to avoid them and prevent them from making your yard their breeding nest. These insects carry various kinds of diseases including the deadly ones such as West Nile and yellow fever. Although easy to kill individually, mosquitoes are persistent insects that will continue to find ways to survive and thrive. According to most professionals, the best and most effective mosquito control revolves around maintenance and protection. Maintenance control for mosquitoes Maintenance should be focused in getting rid of and preventing the accumulation off standing water in your yard. Always keep in mind that mosquitoes breed in water. There are species that breed even in small amounts of water so be sure you remove all standing water in your yard. Below are some pest control tips to ensure there is no place in your yard where mosquitoes can breed: Do not use yard decorations and accessories that can collect water after a light rain or when you water your plants or turn on the sprinkler. Always check your flower pots and beds at least every other day and remove any water accumulation. If you have a bird bath, make it a habit to clean it at least once a week, if not more frequently. If you have a decorative pond or pool in your yard, consider adding some mosquito-eating fish to prevent the mosquitoes from using this as a breeding ground. Protection pest control for mosquitoes Aside from properly maintaining your yard to eliminate the primary breeding ground of...
Tips For Getting Rid of Bugs Indoors

Tips For Getting Rid of Bugs Indoors

Bugs love a nice house for the same reasons you do. The want shelter, water, and food. If they could find all these in your house then they’ll move in. That’s why it’s important to know some pest control tips to keep them at bay. Bugs that are commonly found inside houses are cockroaches, ants, flies, firebrats, spiders, silverfish, house centipedes, and earwigs. Pet owners often times need to address ticks and fleas in the house. All these little critters can show up at different times of the year and there are a few that are more problematic in some parts of the country than others. Pest Control Tips To Keep These Little Critters At Bay Small gaps surrounding the front door and the tears in the window screens are huge welcome signs for bugs. Although it is almost impossible to keep these pests out all the time, there are a few ways to help you keep them at bay. Seal Openings and Cracks Check your doors, windows, and screens. In case you see holes or cracks, be sure to caulk them or fix them right away. Add in a new weather stripping around the door to not just keep out cold drafts but also to prevent pesky bugs from coming in. Tiny openings and cracks are just like wide open doors for pests so be sure to following this simple pest control Myrtle Beach tip. Tidy Up Your Kitchen Not only do you peruse the pantry and kitchen counter for a late night snack, so do bugs, and various bugs love food including baking mixes, cereals, popcorn, nuts,...
Why You Should Leave Pest Control To Professionals

Why You Should Leave Pest Control To Professionals

Although there are lots of pest control methods that you can do on your own, it is always best if you hire professionals and have them control and manage the pest infestation you are currently facing. This is especially true if you find that you do not know the pest you are dealing with or that if the infestation is frequently re-occurring despite all your efforts to get rid of them. Aside from freeing yourself from the stress and pressure of dealing with stubborn pests, here are other benefits that you can gain from hiring pest control professionals like AAA Pest Control: You will not have to spend a lot of time and money in testing which pesticides will work and which are safe to use for your family. You will not have to think about proper storage for the pesticides, which is critical especially if you have kids and pets at home. You will not have to figure out where the best and most effective place to use your pesticide in order to quickly get rid of the pests. You will not have to create a schedule for pest elimination that fits your daily and weekly routine. The great thing about hiring professional pest management companies is that they have the necessary expertise and skills gained from years of dealing with different kinds of pests to effectively and quickly eliminate the pests in your house. They also know about the most effective, most appropriate and safest pesticides and methods to use to eliminate pests, depending on the specific type of pest. After having identified the pests that are...
Going Green With Green Pest Control

Going Green With Green Pest Control

When you think about organic pest control, you don’t normally think about “green” because of all the chemicals involved. After all, we’re not making organic apple pies, we’re killing bugs! So how exactly does one “go green” in pest control? Read on…. What Is Green Pest Control? First of all, it’s important to define something called IPM, or Integrated Pest Management. This is embraced by companies who believe that prevention, client education, and awareness and regular inspections in a building are equally important as killing the pests. Professionals in the field of IPM are very knowledgeable about the life cycles, nesting locations and how and why certain pests will enter a home or building. Because of this, they can use innovative methods to prevent pest problems that will cause the least amount of damage possible to other living things, including plants and pets, as well as the surrounding property. IPM uses a combination of organic and chemicals safe for the environment, along with common sense practices to prevent the return of pests and bugs, such as replacing caulking or door sweeps. Benefits Of Going Green With Pest Control Although it’s hard to imagine, there are green pest control Myrtle Beach chemicals that are made from organic and natural ingredients that will not harm the environment or other living creatures. These ingredients are also biodegradable and yet every bit as effective and powerful as their dangerous chemical counterparts. If you’ve ever walked in your home after it’s been sprayed for bugs and smelled the toxic fumes, you have to wonder what you, your family, and your pets are ingesting. Having green pest...
Eliminating Cockroaches With Regular Pest Control

Eliminating Cockroaches With Regular Pest Control

No one likes to think about it, but the fact is that most of us have had to call in pest control for an infestation of cockroaches in our home at least once. Cockroaches love to live in dark, wet environments, yet they can go up to three months with no food and up to one month with no water! This makes them very stubborn and hard to get rid of, but not impossible. Following are some tips and facts about these pesky nuisances and how to control them. Cockroaches thrive in wet areas of your home like the kitchen sink, laundry room and even your bathroom. They also tend to come out in the dark or at night when you’re sleeping. That’s why you often see them scatter all over when you turn the kitchen light on in the middle of the night. They are also looking for food. How To Get Prepared For Pest Control Calling in a professional pest control company like AAA Pest Control  is the best way to handle a cockroach problem. They will most likely use a gel bait that the cockroach will eat and then take back to the colony, where all of them will soon die. These baits are placed in the damp areas of the home. The technician can also spray a white powder insecticide, but this can pose problems with kids who are exposed to it, so it’s not the best solution. Vacuum Them Up! If you vacuum up any dead roaches before your technician arrives, it will help in bringing the numbers down and ridding the entire house...