I think I have fleas! What do I do?"
by putting on a pair of white socks and walking around
the house. If you do have fleas, they will jump on to
the socks and be easy to see..
I don't have any pets" (or) "But my animals
are inside pets, how could this happen?!"
can hitch a ride into your home on your clothing and
shoes where they will attach to your pet for a "bite"
Pest Control can help you if you do have a flea problem.
Our treatment is reasonably-priced and comes with a
30-day guarantee of satisfaction.
can I make the most of my pest control treatment so I
don't have to be retreated?"
can start by moving smaller, lightweight items such as
plants, baskets, chairs away from your walls. This will
allow us to get a good perimeter barrier applied to help
take care of what bugs you. Also, if you are planning
on remodeling, putting in new floor covering, painting
or pressure washing, schedule your treatment after
these improvements so the barrier we put down is not
disturbed or removed.
am on the quarterly plan and I'm not really seeing any
bugs. Should I stretch my treatments out, or maybe I just
don't need them any more?"
news! Our treatments are working for you! With continued
regular applications every 3 months, you shouldn't be
a mouse in your house?
that it only takes 1/4 of an inch for a mouse to enter
a structure will help you! Caulk or fill these openings
with steel wool (mice hate it!) to prevent mice from
surefire way to trap them? Try a little peanut butter
on some bread on your mouse trap. Also position your
trap perpendicular to the wall, with the bait side nearest
the wall. Gets 'em every time!
Pest Control doesn't take care of snakes; however, moth
balls around your home will help deter them!
Things Interesting to Know
Wasps" dig a burrow in the ground and lay an
egg. They hunt for a cicada or other insect and place
it in the burrow on top of the egg. The bug that was
placed in the burrow now becomes a food source when
the egg hatches in the spring. The wasp does not return
to that burrow after the process is complete. Even
though they are usually large, the Cicada Killer Wasp
does not usually bother people, but do have a painful
sting if agitated.
for pound, the weight of all the termites in the world
is greater that the total weight of humans.
common German Cockroach can survive for over a month
without food, but less than two weeks without water.
average housefly has a life span of one month.
world's largest known spider had a record leg-span
of 28 cm (11 inches).
dragonfly can fly at speeds up to 36 mph.
flea can jump 350 times its own body length (at least
fly at average speed of 15 mph.
have been around for more than 400 million years.
average life expectancy of an ant is 45 - 60 days.
are 20,000 species of bees and only 4 of them make
can have up to eight eyes.
can flap their wings 1,000 times a second.
queen bee lays nearly 1,500 eggs a day and can live
for up to two years.
of spiders? In green plant areas there can be up to
50,000 spiders per acre.
praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its
head 360 degrees.
1/2 Tbsp Tabasco Sauce
1 Tbsp Liquid Dish Soap
1 tsp Chili Powder
1 Quart Water
Pour this mixture in mole runways and they'll run away!
Few Drops Dish Detergent
Mix and put into a dish. Let sit on the counter where
it will draw fruit flies and kill them.