Pest Control in Urban and Rural Environments

4 Natural Methods to keep Termites at Bay

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Termite infestations can be rough to deal with; if a colony of termites has decided to take residence with you, your home and furniture could suffer some serious damage. If you are dealing with a full-blown infestation, the best course of action is undoubtedly to call in a professional service. After a certain point, you’ll definitely need to bring in the big guns to deal with the termites. However, if there are only a few termites sniffing around your house, there are a number of wholly natural preventative measures that you can take to prevent them from spreading any further:…

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How To Rid Your Pool Of Pests

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Before you venture into your swimming pool this summer, you might want to take a closer look.  There are two nasty pool pests that you should be aware of; the water boatman, and the backswimmer, or water wasp.  Here’s how to recognise these pests and eliminate them from your pool. Water boatman The water boatman is a small, greyish-brown, oval-shaped insect.  It moves around by skating across the water surface tension or swimming beneath the water, and it can also fly.…

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The Bedbug Menace: 3 Tips on How to Kick the Blood-Sucking Insects out of Your Home

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Bedbugs have been a real nuisance in most homes for years. Despite numerous efforts to kick them out, they still find a way back. Sometimes, it is the tactics you use that are ineffective. For instance, isolating an infested room so that you can starve them will never work because bedbugs can live without food for a year. If the methods you have tried have not worked so far, try these tips for effective eradication:…

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