Ticks are obligate parasites. This means that they need to feed on the blood of hosts in order to survive. Unfortunately, although the bites themselves do not hurt, they can expose you to serious diseases. Because nature intended ticks to feed on the blood of humans and other host animals, they are equipped with … Continue reading Georgetown Pest Control: Why Are Ticks Attracted To Humans?
It’s an unsettling thought, imagining mice getting into your kitchen and hanging out in your appliances like the oven. Even though it seems unlikely, mice are attracted to the warmth of an oven and how closed off it is from the rest of the kitchen. Your oven may be attracting rodents and keeping them hidden … Continue reading Georgetown Pest Control: How To Keep Mice Out Of Your Oven
You’re probably familiar with carpenter ants. These giant black ants enjoy chewing through wooden structures in and around your home. They are large and have a talent for causing significant destruction. Due to their reputation, you may have explored carpenter ant removal in Acton. Carpenter ants may be famous, but they aren’t the only ants … Continue reading Acton Pest Control: Carpenter Ants and Pharaoh Ants
Part of what makes cockroaches so fascinating and formidable is their resilience. Because they are able to resist many efforts to kill them, they typically require professional cockroach control in Georgetown to resolve the problem for good. Many homeowners may be startled, even horrified, to find that cockroaches are still able to keep scurrying around … Continue reading Georgetown Pest Control: How Does a Cockroach Live Without a Head?
Mice and rat populations have exploded this past year, which can mean trouble for home and business owners. With the upcoming autumn season, rodent activity naturally increases. But this year it is expected to be one of the worst years on record. In fact, technicians in the area have reported a 70% increase in calls … Continue reading Are Acorns Increasing Mice Activity around Your Home
Although carpenter ants can be fascinating to watch due to their complex social structure, you probably don’t want them scurrying around your home. Here’s what you need to know about these insects and how pest control in Georgetown can help you permanently remove them from your home. What are Carpenter Ants? As their name suggests, … Continue reading Do Carpenter Ants Have a Queen?