Mistakes To Avoid When You Discover You Have Bed Bugs

After waking up in the middle of the night to find that you have bed bugs biting you, you may go into a panic mode, wanting to get rid of them as soon as possible. However, when trying to deal with this situation, make sure you avoid making the mistakes discussed below. Sleeping Somewhere Else When you wake up with bed bugs crawling all over you, your first instinct is probably to go sleep somewhere else. [Read More]

5 Types Of Insects (Other Than Clothes Moths) That Could Damage Your Clothing

Even if you keep pheromone traps posted everywhere to watch for clothes moths, your clothes could still be damaged by another type of pest that sneaks in under the radar. Here are five types of non-moth critters that might try to consume your belongings. 1. Varied carpet beetle  Carpet beetle infestations are more common in America than you'd expect, but their presence often goes unnoticed for the simple reason that they often don't do much damage. [Read More]

Four Things To Expect When You Call An Exterminator For A Bed Bug Problem

If you suspect that you have a bed bug problem, naturally, you will call an exterminator. But if you have never had an experience with bed bugs, you need to understand that eliminating this type of insect is much different than other insects. They are difficult to find, and they live near the places you sit and sleep. The types of chemicals used to kill them must be used in a manner that does not hurt people. [Read More]

Has Recent Construction In Your Neighborhood Sent Scorpions Fleeing To Your Home? 3 Tips To Get These Pests Under Control

You work hard to keep a pest-free house, yet there are sometimes factors that you can't control that send critters in your direction. Scorpions are one pest that you never want to have in your house since even non-venomous types pack a painful sting. Unfortunately, construction work near your house tends to disturb scorpions and send them scurrying to find shelter in safer areas. Now that your house has become scorpion territory use these tips to get their populations under control quickly. [Read More]