Get a Handle on Your Pest and Insect Problem

Get a Handle on Your Pest and Insect Problem

Living in a region that experiences all four seasons of the year can often produce a wide variety of insects and rodents. The winter months can produce a surplus of field mice that are trying to find their way in to escape the cold winter weather. You may also notice some ants trying to forage for food on winter days where the weather is unseasonably warm. Silver fish are also seen in basements and bathrooms. During the spring months the influx of rain seems to flush out a lot of the bugs that have been hiding during the winter months. You will see more ants, spiders, flies and sometimes even mosquitos. This is usually the time of year that the mice seem to be happy to return to the fields and live. Summer brings out all varieties of spiders, bees, wasps, ants, pincher bugs and other types of insects. The fall months bring the onset of cooler nights and those pesky field mice will return. You will also find more wasps nests and large spiders.

How exactly can you get a handle on all of these insects and pests? You can either deal with them or co-exist or you can try to eliminate them. When it comes to pest control you can go to a store and use over the counter brands of treatment or you can hire the professionals. You can find professional pest elimination and control company by asking for recommendations. Many of your neighbors may have a company that they prefer. In some cases, a company will provide promotional discounts to neighborhoods with multiple clients within a few blocks of each other. You can also turn to the internet and search for a pest control eden prairie mn professional. If you live elsewhere in the United States, you can search for any local pest control company near you.

When you perform a basic online search, you should also check the reviews and comments from customers who have utilized the pest control company that you are considering. Often sites such as yelp and Angie’s list will allow reviews and comments. Customer’s honest experiences and reviews about a company and the product they used may help sway your decision. If you are looking for a product that is pet and child friendly you will have to contact the company directly.

Many pest control companies offer yearly treatment plans. These plans consist of a treatment every month or a treatment at the turn of every season. These treatments will result in a drastically reduced rate of the number of insects and pests that you see in and around your home. No treatment is 100% for outdoor insects. If you leave a window or door open there is a good chance that a spider or mouse may creep in. Other services that pest control companies offer is remediation of cockroaches, termites, bed bugs and other insect infestations. These infestations will need to be evaluated and prices are often quoted at the location of infestation. It is best to schedule a technician to come out and evaluate your pest problem before it gets out of hand.

Suzana Mikolova