Are you having a pest problem? Are these annoying creatures too much to handle? Pests can be really problematic to your life as a whole. Also, certain pests carry diseases and pose a health risk. With the information in this article, you should be able to handle any pest problems that may arise.
One of the ways that you can kill hornets, wasps or bees around your house is to spray them with hairspray. Hairsprays contain chemicals that can quickly kill a variety of pests, and the scents help to keep future pests away.
Do you find that you are battling ants in your home? Use a mix of borax and sugar to eradicate them. The ants will be attracted to the sweet scent from the sugar, and they will be killed by the borax. Mix equal parts sugar and borax in a small, lidded jar. Put the mixture in a jar with holes punctured into the top, then shake it over baseboards and over your home’s foundation.
Bushes should be at least about a foot from the house. Despite your best efforts, a variety of insects and pests will live in the bushes surrounding your home. Placing bushes too close to the house is an open invitation for pests to invade.
Be sure the water system of your home is leak free. Pests love water. Interestingly, they sense a water leak, even from a good distance away. Don’t get in your own way when it comes to pest control. Eliminate your rodent and bug problem within your home.
Household pests are very common, and pest control products and services are a large industry. It is possible to treat pest problems yourself if you catch them early. Consult this article whenever pests invade your home. If you can catch the issue before it gets out of control you can do it yourself. You must be diligent, however, as most pest problems take a bit of work.