Theresa Cooper

Why You Should Hire Professionals For Termite Control

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If you suspect that you may have a termite problem in your home, you might be tempted to tackle the problem yourself. After all, termite control can't be that difficult, can it? In fact, unless you have the experience and equipment, locating and eradicating termites can be a difficult task. Termite control is best left to professionals for various reasons, including the following: Experience If you lack experience in dealing with termites and termite control, you'll likely waste precious time trying to locate the invading termites.

20 July 2021

What To Expect From Termite Control Professionals

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Every year, American homeowners spend over $ 2 billion on termite control. Since termites primarily feed on wood and moisture, they can cause massive damage to your furniture items or the structure of your house. Therefore, termite control is serious business. If you're used to DIY projects, this is the kind of project that's best left to the experts. Here's what to expect from hiring termite control professionals.  Thorough Inspection to Your Home's Interior and Exterior

26 May 2021

4 Signs You Have Termites In Your Home

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Termites are among the most destructive pests that can infest your house. Most homeowners spend hundreds of dollars correcting termite damage that can be prevented through termite control. Hence, it is essential to know how to spot them earlier to prevent significant damages. The following are four signs you have termites in your home. 1. Damaged Wood Termites feed on wood because it provides them with cellulose and moisture. Therefore, if you have wooden walls, flooring, cabinets, furniture, or ceilings, you should inspect them regularly.

22 March 2021

Do You Have A Bed Bug Infestation?

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Pests like bed bugs can infiltrate your home and cause pain, discomfort, and disgust. It's normal to feel helpless when you have these types of insects in your home, but you don't have to feel that way. If you think you might have a bed bug infestation, here's what you need to know. Know What Bed Bugs Look Like Bed bugs are small, flat bugs. The small stature of these pests allows them to easily hide from you when you aren't looking for them.

3 March 2021

5 Tips To Help You Avoid Bedbugs During And After Vacationing

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If you are planning to travel after restrictions for the pandemic subside, you should learn how to keep you and your family safe from bedbugs. The CDC says that the presence of bedbugs in five-star hotels isn't determined by cleanliness since these critters are found all over the world, and they can easily move about in shared accommodations. Here are five tips to use during and after your vacation to help you avoid bringing bedbugs back into your home.

19 February 2021

Pest Control Recommendations For Your Home And Garden

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Pests can be a problem inside your home or around your outdoor spaces and backyard area whenever there is an opportunity for them to move in. The outside is already a natural environment for pests, but when you don't keep up your yard spaces or leave food and water sources, you are going to attract pests from many areas outside. Here are some residential pest control recommendations for you to keep your home and garden protected against pest problems.

2 February 2021

3 Secrets To Keeping Mice Out Of Your Home

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You don't want to share your home with mice. Mice may be kind of cute and small, but they leave behind droppings, spread disease, and can generally damage your home. They may be quiet, but they are also destructive, which is why you need to treat the presence of mice as a severe threat. Secret #1: Find Out How They Are Getting into Your Home First, you need to find out how they are getting into your home.

20 January 2021

Pest Control Tips To Get Through Winter

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Winter may not seem like the time for pests, but they exist during this time as well. They will likely come into your home in an effort to stay warm and to get food, as food isn't as easily found like it is in warmer weather months. If you have a pest problem in your home during winter, it can sometimes be more difficult to get rid of them, especially because they are going to be a little more reluctant to leave.

12 January 2021

Why You Should Hire A Pest Control Company To Get Rid Of Termites

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Termites are subterranean pests that live beneath the ground or in mud tunnels and feast on decaying and rotting wood. This wood can come from anywhere; they aren't really that picky. They'll eat wood on your house, your shed, your garage, your trees, or any other wooden structure or wooden element in your yard that is rotting away. If you aren't even sure that you have rotting wood, you could have an infestation of these pests and not even be aware of it.

17 December 2020

Tips to Ensure Your Rat Extermination Efforts Are Effective

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Have you found rats in your home several times? If your answer to this question is "yes," then whatever you are doing in an attempt to get rid of the rats is not working. It's time to refocus and change your strategy. Here are some ways to make sure your rat extermination efforts are effective this time. 1. Don't forget to change outdoor conditions. Oftentimes, rat infestations start outside. Then, once there's a big population of rats in your yard, one or two find their way into your house, and the rest follow.

9 December 2020