Pest Control For The New Home Owner
Do you have any pests crawling around your house? Are there any spiders, bugs, snakes, or slugs that you just can’t eliminate? If there are, you don’t have to live with them any longer. You’ll find out how to solve all of your pest problems with the tips in this article.
Alcohol is as fun for entertainment as it is pest control. Can you believe it? Pouring beer in the soil around your plants can keep away snails, slugs and other pests that can damage your plants. You can also have beer in an open container with Vaseline around the lip and it will attract the bugs into it and trap them.
If you need to make doubly sure that no termites remain in your home, use a termite-sniffing dog to check for the presence of termites. A person can only tell you what he sees. Not so with a dog! A dog with the right training is able to check about 100 percent of the house. They will notice methane gas, which can come from termites consuming the wood in your home.
Drains are favorite places for pest to live. Give your drains a monthly cleaning using either a drain snake or drain cleaning chemicals. When things accumulate in drains, pests can easily burrow up in there and make it their home.
If you have a humid home, deal with the problem quickly. Many pests like to eat wet wood, drywall or even the mold which grows there, and this can lead to major health problems. Have your humidity problems dealt with professional to ensure your home is safe to live in.
Now that you have the tips from this article, it’s time to take back your home. You don’t have to live in fear from the pest that have taken residence in your house. Show them who’s boss by using the pest control information you’ve gained. They’ll be sorry they ever messed with you.