Common Home Bug Infestations

Bugs are a part of life, but sometimes it can seem like they actively plan invasions of houses. They can cause irreparable damage to a home, and carry diseases. There is a wide variety of insects that varies from region to region, but there are four common types that have an international tendency to infest homes. Acting fast is the only way to kick the infestation before they take over your home. Once you discover signs of an invasion, act immediately to oust the pests. Here are the four most common types of bugs found in homes, and the basics on how to fight them. Bed Bugs These bugs are an absolute nightmare to get. They snack on you while you sleep and lay their disgusting eggs in your mattress. They are easy to contract, and can infest almost anywhere: offices, hotels, purses, luggage, stores, and more. Bed bugs have…

Pest Control Tips for the Fearless Bug Battler

  While it would be dandy if nature stayed in its place (outside our homes), sooner or later you’ll find your home invaded by creepy crawlers. Since you don’t want to share your home, you’re going to have to attack the problem head on before the pests get too comfortable and start to spread out. Unfortunately, many home insecticides are made with poisons that you really don’t want floating around in your air. The toxins tend to linger long after you’ve sprayed, and while that may keep the bugs at bay, that also means that you, your kids, and your pets are breathing in all those fumes. So before you pull out the big guns, try a little natural pest control first. Your body will thank you for it, and you may find that the problem is easily solved without ever having to resort to toxic remedies. Know Your Enemy First of…