10 ways to keep house pests away from home

Pests like rats, mice, flies, spiders, ants, termites and wasps can damage your property besides being a nuisance with their buzzing around. Rodents can bring deadly infections in to your home and contaminate your food and surfaces and open the gate for a harrowing experience. You just cannot let pests dictate their terms and seek professional help such as BBPP, the best pest control Brampton immediately. The pest control company with its vast experience will use the most effective extermination methods to eradicate pests from your home and enable you to live in peace.

Here are a few tips and tricks that will keep pests away

Maintain a clean kitchen

Pests prosper in damp and dirty environment and kitchen has plenty of them. You should keep kitchen counters, food preparation tables, cooking range tops, food shelves and racks clean and use a disinfectant to wipe the surface. Most insects are attracted by strewn around food crumbs.

Maintain a clean bathroom

It is important to keep bathroom clean and dry. It is basically a wet room where water is used profusely.   Pests like cockroach and ants are attracted by damp conditions and keeping your bathroom wet means sending invitation to them.

Prevent puddle formation

Pests like mosquitoes originate out of stagnant water. Keep your drains clean and obstacle free to prevent formation of puddles. Mosquitoes bred on dirty or sewage water can spread malaria and dengue. Do not store water in open tanks and do not leave water in buckets in bathroom. Make sure that they are either empties or frequently changed.

Do not leave fruits and veggies in the open

Overripe fruits attract flies, wasps and other flying insects so do not leave them in the open. Cut fruits or over ripe fruits can also attract ants and cockroaches and increase pest menace manifold. Ants and flies are very hard to get rid of.

Take out garbage regularly

Garbage disposal is the key for pest control and you must take it out every day. If you let garbage rot in the bins it will lead to rodents like mice and rats sniffing around them and eventually occupying your home where they are provided with concealed places to build nests.

Keep order in your garden

Water can fill in holes and crevices, underground burrows and small pits in your garden. The stagnant water will invite insects and rodents. Rodents like rats and mice, wasps like yellow jackets infest gardens and build underground burrows to live and they use your garden as source for drinking water.

Keep outdoor use articles outside

You may use tools and accessories to groom your garden and if so it advised that you keep them stored outside only as they are potential carriers of bacteria that pests generally breed in their fur. Bicycles, battery operated toy cars and garden tools are best left outside as they could bring infection inside.

Fix screens or nets on windows

You can prevent house flies, spiders, cockroaches, and mosquitoes from entering inside by blocking the windows with net screens. It will prevent pests as well as help ventilation by not allowing impurities float through windows. Check doors for gaps between them and floor and accordingly install door sweeps and that will prevent rodents from entering rooms.

Keep house and surrounds clutter free

Dumping unused items outside the house is a big attraction for rodents, ants, cockroaches and other such insects. Keeping piles of log outside will provide cozy homes for rodents and collection of dumped household items will make attractive shelter alternate to pests.

Call professional pest control service

Finally call professional pest control such as BBPP, most efficient pest control Brampton to get rid of bigger infestation. When all else fail they will succeed as they have great track record in the area. Contact them on phone number 647 910 6315 or by email to info@bbppcanada.com and get a free quote.

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