Top 5 Pest Control Myths

Pest control can be a difficult situation, with so many ways to handle it and some many different pests.  Each pest control situation could have several different solutions, but here are the top 5 pest control myths we have seen.

1) The most ideal approach to draw in mice to a mouse trap is by utilizing a piece of cheese. This message, fortified by many tv shows over numerous decades, isn’t totally genuine. Mice would rather eat foods with an abnormal amount of sugar in it. As opposed to cheddar, bits of grain, treats, sugar blocks or nutty spread would be additionally alluring to mice.

2) My home is clean, so it couldn’t have bed bugs. This myth, shockingly, can bring about a considerable measure of mortgage holders to lower their defenses and get to be defenseless to bed bug infestations. Bed bugs are pulled in to places where wellsprings of their sustenance – blood – is accessible, and it doesn’t make a difference whether the living arrangement is clean or messy. The main reason a filthy family would be more powerless to a huge bed bug infestation would be because of jumble concealing early cautioning indications of a bug control issue.

3) My feline will be all the rodent control I’ll require. The fact of the matter is, tamed felines aren’t generally intrigued by being your irritation control specialist. While they may pursue mice and catch one every so often out of a perky soul, family unit felines don’t generally see mice as a risk that they have to kill. Mice can stay away from your pets by going on surfaces and in spaces your pets can’t reach, and are more prone to be pulled in to your home by your pets nourishment and droppings than panicked away by an energetic feline.

4) I don’t see a pest control issue, so I don’t have one. Not having the capacity to see a titan episode of nuisance issues may be soothing to some, yet it isn’t sufficient to feel that your vermin control circumstance is very much overseen. Numerous nuisances, for example, termites and woodworker ants can do a lot of harm to the inside spaces of your dividers and the structure of your home before irritation issue signs are self-evident. Legitimate examination of your home all the time is the most ideal method for keeping pest issues from the earliest starting point. Identify with an irritation control expert to decide how regularly your property ought to be examined.

5) I needn’t bother with specialists or locally acquired showers, on the grounds that I purchased a ultrasonic repeller. Ultrasonic gadgets are intended to utilize ultra-high recurrence sound waves the venders recommend pursue away a wide range of bugs. These gadgets are made accessible by numerous retailers and have been sold for a considerable length of time, however the Federal Trade Commission has cautioned producers over and again that their items and deals materials must be bolstered by logical proof. There is next to no proof to recommend ultrasonic waves push bug issues away, either incidentally or forever. Stay with irritation control experts to verify you take care of business accurately, without squandering time or cash.

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3 Things To Know About Cockroaches

cockroach in arizona

They’re here year round, the American cockroach can be seen making its way around your home, fluttering on walkways at nightfall, and scaring the populace. We’ve collected the three biggest things you may not know about these critters. Of course the #1 thing you should know is that you don’t have to tolerate them. We’re here to help eradicate them; just give us a call!

1. Cockroaches eat pretty much anything. . . even their perished brethren, and they have a sweet tooth and like to eat sugary and starchy things, like desserts, cardboard and book binding glue. Included in their fairly varied eating habit is their love of human garbage.

These unusual dietary preferences lead to their ruining food and contaminating food preparation surfaces. And they affect human well-being in three ways: a) their nasty eating habits, dining on both human excrement and human foods; b) their aimless poop habits; and c) their talent for spewing digestive liquids as they eat! Really endearing, right?

2. Cockroaches carry pathogens of disease. Over 30 species of bacteria have been found on the cuticle and in the gut of roaches, including those of serious medical importance such as E. coli, various strains of Salmonella and Staphylococcus. Cockroaches were also suspected to be the cause of a hepatitis A outbreak in a Los Angeles housing project in the late 1950s.

Though it’s difficult to say what part roaches play in small disease outbreaks, they are capable of harboring antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A 2012 study in Ethiopia looked at cockroaches trapped in a neonatal intensive care unit and found widespread multi-drug resistance among individual species of bacteria residing in the roaches.

3. Cockroaches are filthy. Cockroaches spoil our clean, bleached perception of the world. They are the boldest creepy animals flourishing in our homes and businesses. They need us for the waste and sanctuary we provide, and for that we HATE them. They truly are terrible – they serve as an effective means for disease and filth transmission.

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Scorpion Pest Control

Arizona scorpion pest control

Scorpions are related to spiders and mites but belong to their own order, Scorpions. They are eight-legged with crab-like pincer appendages on the front end and the scorpion’s tail is usually elongated and terminated by a venomous stinger.

Scorpions use their stinger to subdue prey and for self-defense. Some scorpions can deliver deadly venom when they sting, while the venom and sting in some are no worse than that of a wasp. Highly venomous species occur in northern Africa, the Middle East, South Africa, east Africa, South America and one species in the Southwestern US including Arizona, officially named Centruroides, also known as bark scorpions. Anti-venom (antivenin) is available for these venomous species.

Scorpions hunt at night. Occasionally they may wander into houses as they search for food and water. They are most often encountered outdoors under loose debris and cracks and crevices. Gardeners should protect their hands with work gloves, especially around wood or debris piles.

ECO-FRIENDLY SCORPION REMOVAL:

Many times scorpions can be eliminated by using various eco-friendly methods including food elimination, catch and trap, even planting fresh lavender can help keep these pests far away from your home. Compared to many other dangerous insects and spiders, scorpions are pretty high on most people’s pest control priority list if you happen to live in Arizona!

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