What is Pest Control?
What is pest control?
Pests are normally detrimental to a human’s health. Some pests carry diseases and can harm human when they
come into contact. Bugs, rodents and even birds can be considered as pests.
Some pest come to your home, scares you & your family members, leave droppings in food & other necessities,
they are mainly rats and bats. Pest control has more demand in agriculture and normally handled in a different
way there than a household pest control. For homes, pest control can be as simple as cleaning up your home and
especially places where pest eats, such as garbage and standing water.
Pest control is also to maintain greenery. One of the non chemical solutions to keep away the pest at home is
sugar traps. Ants avoid vinegar and cucumbers, putting such items near points where ants enter will certainly
avoid their entries. Regular hot water wash to your bedding will keep away the mites. Wooden components and
furniture should be dry which ensure termites and earwigs won’t plague your home. There are many websites
that gives non-chemical and natural alternatives for keeping pest away from home.
Natural methods can be treated for cockroaches or “water bugs”. Bottle of spray carrying soapy water can keep
the pests at bay. Borax spray or traps can be used to keep the cockroaches away. You need to be careful about
children when handling chemicals, if any.
Of course, if infestation has become a serious issue you have to contact experts. Pest control experts can trap
and capture critter that is harming you. They address the problem keeping your home and belongings intact.
Poisoned traps, spray methods are used to kill any pests residing your home. Sweet bait to bring the pests into
the trap and then poison to kill the pest can also be used. You have to just throw the trap away.
Fumigation is one method used to address even the worst problem. It releases a poisonous gas that kills any
pests over a period of time. Please stay away from home for one or two days, have air everything out and ensure
it’s safe for children. Purchase repellents from nearby shop and apply to the perimeter of your home. It will act
as guard to keep bugs and other rodents away and make sure that pests won’t come back.