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Natural Ways To Eliminate Carpenter Ants Near The Entranceway To Your Business

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If you have spotted carpenter ants near the entranceway to your business, you should work to exterminate them as soon as possible; they can cause damage to the building's structure by chewing the materials that it is made out of. Learn how to eliminate these destructive pests with the following natural methods. Boric Acid Powder And Sugar Boric acid powder is derived from boron and has been determined to be an effective way to eliminate a variety of pests.

19 November 2015

How To Spot Termite Activity Around Your Home

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Some pests such as roaches and rodents are easy to spot when they infest your home. Unfortunately, termites can go undetected for years until they do a lot of damage. They are rarely seen since they hide underground or deep inside of wood. Here are a few ways to detect the presence of termites,so you can get rid of them before they do much damage. Presence Of Wings Most of the time, termites are hidden underground.

17 November 2015

Removing Honey Bees From A Wall In Your Home

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If you have bees within the walls of your home, you will most likely want to take the necessary steps in having them removed promptly. Bees that are left in the walls of a home can lead to unfortunate stings and odorous decay of their honeycomb. Often honeybees will take up residence within a home's walls as they are looking for a new place to build a hive outdoors. To break the cycle, take the following steps in removing honeybees from your home's walls for good.

10 November 2015

Keeping Ants Out of Your Home

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Pesky ants can become a big problem when they get inside a home. They can cause structural damage and can be a nuisance in general when you see them walking around on your belongings. There are several steps you can take to keep ants on the exterior of your home. Here are some tips to use to make sure ants do not make their way inside your living quarters. Tend To Your Yard

9 November 2015

Mosquito Problems Messing With Your Love Of The Great Outdoors? Tips To Help You Win The Battle And Take Back Your Yard

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If spending time outdoors at your home includes being buzzed by hungry mosquitoes, the issue may be much more serious than just a mere annoyance. Mosquitoes can carry many harmful diseases that can affect both you and your pets, including: malaria yellow fever West Nile virus Dengue fever many types of encephalitis, including Eastern, Japanese, La Crosse, St. Louis, and Western equine varieties If you would like to continue enjoying your outdoor spaces with less risk from disease-carrying mosquitoes, the following information may help.

5 November 2015

Fighting Off Ticks In Your Landscape The Natural Way

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If you live in an area where ticks are abundant, they can definitely be a major concern for not just your pets, but your whole family. Ticks are not just known for carrying Lyme disease, but a short list of other illnesses as well, including a new bacterial illness that was previously thought to not affect humans. Even though the most effective way to alleviate problems with these blood-sucking pests is by working with a professional pest control company, there are a few things that you can do on your own to help keep a tick population at bay in your landscape.

3 November 2015

Don't Go Batty! How To Get Rid Of The Bat Infestation In Your Home

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Bats have two sizes, micro and mega, and live in just about every area of the world except for a few islands, the Antarctica, and the Artic.  Bats prefer warm weather, farmland, cities, mountainous areas, and rain forests.  They will roost in any place that provides shelter from the weather.  If you have a bat infestation in your home, there are steps you can take to get rid of this infestation for good.

2 November 2015

Tips For Keeping Termites Under Control

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Termites can do a lot of damage to your house if they go undetected for a long period of time. For that reason, you want to monitor your home for the bugs as well as take steps to prevent an infestation. Effective termite control usually involves the use of bait stations or insecticide along with preventative measures. Here are a few suggestions for keeping termites out of your house. Make Your House Less Attractive To Termites

29 October 2015

Identifying The Wood Destroying Insects Damaging Your Home

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Finding small chunks of wood or sawdust around your home is never a good sign. Your first thought is probably going to be that termites are eating your home, but there are other wood destroying insects. For this reason, it is best to know more about the different species that can harm your home. Beetles Some species of beetles will lay their eggs in seasoned wood. The eggs hatch and develop into larvae that consume the wood.

29 October 2015

Refuting Common Misconceptions Homeowners Have About Termites

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Despite the damage that termites can cause, there are many homeowners who are poorly informed about this serious threat. New homeowners or those otherwise uninformed about termites might believe a couple of routine myths. If you are one of these individuals, having the following misconceptions refuted should provide you with a more thorough understanding about this common threat. Myth: Termites Can Only Reach You Home Through Woody Plants Some homeowners are under the misconception that termites can only reach the home through woody plants.

27 October 2015