Welcome to my site about pest control. I'm Miranda Maloney. Although many people fuss loudly about the presence of spiders in the home, these creatures often clear out the bugs that cause far worse problems. Spiders consume beetles, cockroaches, moths and other pests that wreak havoc throughout the house. Thankfully, however, you can hire a pest control professional to eliminate bugs in your home if you do not want to co-habitate with spiders. In fact, pest control professionals can eliminate the spiders as well. I will share information about pest control tactics, both natural and commercial, on this site. Please follow along to learn more.
4 December 2017
Known as ladybugs to most but as Asian lady beetles to some, this one insect that causes a headache for people almost from one coat to the next. Ladybugs are not really a threat; they don't cause pain if they bite and they're mostly non-toxic. Yet, these little-speckled insects are such a hassle when they decide they want to make your home their temporary resting spot. What many homeowners don't know is there are reasons why ladybugs choose certain homes over others.
15 November 2017
A rat in the house is a big deal. These large rodents can cause thousands of dollars worth of damage in a short time frame, can carry off your belongings to make a nest, and can even be a threat to your health. If you have a rat infestation, you are facing a homeowner crisis, especially since rodents are known to be hosts to all kinds of illnesses and diseases that can be spread through contact with either the rodent itself or its excrement and urine.
21 October 2017
No one wants to share their house with a mouse. Mice are noisy, leave droppings behind and carry bacteria and diseases that can be harmful to people and pets. If you have a mouse has taken up residence in your house, it needs to be kicked out. Here are the three main methods that can be used to drive that mouse out. Mouse Repellent Sprays Mouse repellent sprays work to help repel a mouse from inside your home.
4 October 2017
Raccoons are like masked bandits sneaking into your yard after dark to cause mischief of one kind or another. They can tear up your garbage, spreading it all over your yard (and your neighbors yard), sneak into your garage or even into your house. These critters can be a pain to get rid of, so preventing them from thinking your home is your their home is your number one prevention task.
15 September 2017
Dust mites are a common household pest that, like their name would suggest, find their food from dust and dead skin cells in your home. Dust mites can cause all sorts of health problems, most notably allergy flare ups, and can quickly grow from a population of just a few into a full blown infestation if left unchecked. Fortunately, there are a few things that you can do to keep your home's dust mite population at a bare minimum.