It goes without saying that your family, especially your little angels, will always come first. So go ahead, get in touch with a professional contractor. Ensuring that your house is safe and comfortable for every member of the family is a great testimony of your love for them.
Do not neglect to keep your refrigerator clean. If you leave any crumbs or stains on the shelves or bottom of the refrigerator, bugs will go in there.
You may also prepare some homemade pesticides for controlling pests. You may come across several organic gardening pest control recipes, that can be prepared with some of the common household materials. You may prepare an homemade organic pesticide by mixing water and garlic powder. Hot chili peppers are also effective for controlling pests. Take two cups of water and mix it with a paste made of half cup of chopped chili peppers. Allow it to sit for a day and after that strain the mixture and combine with two tablespoons of dish soap (without bleach). This solution is said to be excellent for controlling bugs. You must gain a thorough knowledge about the specific pest control methods relevant for your crop, beforehand. It will be better to contact a horticulturist, who can guide you in this task.
Termites hide secretly on parts of your homes without noticing their invasion. Their mouth and saliva can destroy wood or books, causing total devastation. They build their homes in cold places, by digging into the soil. Some species have their homes erected above the surface forming exterminators vertical curve-like mud or soil. On the other hand, other types lives on woods or on their feeding sites.
A termite control notice is in place in the electrical meter box. The notice tells us that a chemical soil barrier has been put in place around six months prior. Product used Chlorpyrifos.
These animals normally hide out in attics, under decks, sheds, garages, crawl spaces, etc. Sometimes, they choose to live in naturally formed holes near foundations. Raccoons and opossums especially have an affinity for digging in yards and garbage. They love to inhabit attics where they can care for their litter in a warm, dark, and enclosed environment. If they are living in your attic, chances are your attic has a strong odor, which can eventually make its way into the living area. Besides odor problems, raccoons can destroy your insulation and chew on any electrical wires present.
Once you find a great reliable and fast exterminator, make sure you keep that number handy! It will certainly pay off in case you come upon an unwanted infestation in your home.