YES Pest Control Blog

Spring Cleaning and Pest Prevention

A thorough spring cleaning can help protect your home against pest infestations. As you prepare to dust, mop and scrub, here are a few tips to help your hard work pull double duty and protect your home against pests.

Organize Your Garage 

Cluttered spaces provide plenty of hiding places for sneaky pests, so begin your garage makeover […]

There’s a Mouse in the House: Signs of Mice Activity

Mice often sneak into homes during the fall and winter, in an effort to keep warm and get something to eat. Many residential properties and commercial facilities are susceptible to infestation, mainly because of the shelter, food, and water these environments offer.

The sad thing about mice, however, is that they are capable of causing serious […]

Office Pests: Rats and Roaches Aren’t the Only Problem

When you are working in the office, things running around and between your legs, grabbing crumbs and generally making the place dirtier should be the least of your worries. Unfortunately, pests are often a hard reality that office workers and owners alike have to face.  However, it is not just the roaches and rats that […]

Keeping Your House Rodent-Free This Winter

Winter is just around the corner. As the bitter chill sets in and the snow begins to pile up outside your window, you’ll be grateful for your warm, cozy house as you weather out the cold months ahead. You’re not the only one who will enjoy your safe haven that is protecting you from Mother […]

Bed Bugs, America’s New Epidemic Crisis

Bed bugs are basically home invaders, and they won’t go away easily even when we smoke them out. And despite the collective effort, the country’s problems with bed bugs continue. In a report published by Pest World, it’s clear as day that every city still struggles with it.

They went so far as to call it […]

How to Avoid Bed Bugs During Holiday Travel

As the holidays approach, you’ll be preparing for travel, making the rounds to friends and family who spread out across the country. It’s time for your to-do list, checking off all of the things you must take care of before you can begin your journey. Don’t forget to take precautions to avoid bed bugs during […]

Dealing with Garden Pests and Keeping Them Out During the Winter

It’s bad enough that rodents were pests in your garden during the summer. As the cold months approach, little critters are going to be looking for warm places to hide away until the warm weather returns. Make sure your home isn’t one of them. Be proactive, and you can avoid a rodent infestation when you […]

Tips to Keep Bed Bugs Out of Your Home

As you prepare for winter, you’ll be thinking about staying cozy while the bitter chill sets in. The last thing you want is to make your home snug for bed bugs. These bothersome pests may not survive the cold weather when exposed to the elements, but they’ll thrive inside of your home unless you do […]

Diseases Caused by Mice Infestation

Rodents are not only a nuisance, they also bring a variety of health risks if you leave them to breed in your property. Rats and mice alone bring and are capable of spreading as many as 35 diseases. These animals infect people directly through handling of carcasses, feces, urine or saliva, and bites.

Hantavirus

Hantavirus infection happens […]

Summer in Hell: How Climate Affects Pest Outbreak

Climate is one of the prevalent forces in nature. It’s constant, unrelenting, and thanks to human activities, has become volatile. Whatever topic the current debate on climate change takes on, it will affect all creatures on earth. We humans have little to worry about in our comfortable shacks and convenient access to necessities. The other […]