When Should You Hire A Pest Control Company?

When Should You Hire A Pest Control Company? Many homeowners are unsure whether or not they should hire a professional pest control service. Isn’t do-it-yourself pest control sufficient? Unfortunately, doing things yourself isn’t always a good idea. Working with a professional business that provides residential pest control services, especially when dealing with particular pests, can…

Animals That Can Aid in Natural Pest Control

Chemical control with pesticides or non-chemical control using traps and deterrents are the most common methods of pest control. Additionally, advanced pest management relies on comprehensive Integrated Pest Management programs that incorporate inspection, exclusion, and sanitation, as well as chemical control when necessary. Other natural pest control methods are less well-known or researched. That is,…

When Does Mosquito Season Start in Alabama?

Mosquitoes become active when the temperature rises over 50 degrees Fahrenheit on a regular basis, and survive when the temperature rises beyond 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Their preferred environment is damp and humid, and their populations and activity skyrocket in warm, rainy places, making Alabama a great breeding site. The climate of a place influences mosquito…

Common Myths About Pest Control

Common Myths About Pest Control

Common Myths About Pest Control No one wants pests in their house, which is why we try to get rid of pests as soon as people notice they are entering their living space. Most pests have unpleasant side effects that are clearly apparent, but some may lie undetected for months, inflicting structural damage to your…

How Quickly Do Bed Bugs Spread?

How Quickly Do Bed Bugs Spread? Bed bugs, contrary to popular belief, do not discriminate between a clean and filthy environment. They can live anywhere as long as they have access to food! Claims that bed bugs are attracted to dirt and debris are simply false and deceptive. However, clutter makes it easier for these…

The Importance Of Termite Inspection

The Importance Of Termite Inspection Termites are a household pest that no one wants to deal with. Termites cause billions of dollars in property damage each year, and if you don’t notice them early enough, they can infest your entire house leading to significant and more expensive repairs. Understanding what termites are looking for, and…

How to Keep Rodents Out of Your Alabama Home

How to Keep Rodents Out of Your Alabama Home Rodents such as mice and rats in Alabama start looking for warmer, more hospitable homes throughout the fall and winter months. They require a consistent supply of food and water, as well as protection from the elements and predators. Unfortunately, your home might inadvertently attract more…

Why Are Mosquitoes Attracted To Particular People?

Why Are Mosquitoes Attracted To Particular People? Aside from the fact that you are alive, breathing, blood-carrying person, there are a few other reasons that may cause mosquitoes to “love” you more than others. We’ve already listed down a couple of reasons why they are attracted to you on our previous blog, but let’s take…