There are certain things that all homeowners have to deal with, regardless of where they live, the size of their house or number of bedrooms. Mowing the lawn, for instance, is one and general maintenance/upkeep is another. And unfortuantely, pest control is yet another issue that everyone deals with. While this is the one that most people do not want to be faced with, but bugs and other pests don’t discriminate. If they see your home as an ideal place to live, they’ll move right in whether you want them to or not.
Some of the most common household pests in Indiana are ants, spiders, bed bugs, mice, roaches, and wasps. While some of these are just annoying, others can be very destructive or even harmful to your health. A few spiders, for instance, are venomous and can cause pain and sickness if they bite you. Bed bugs can also cause you discomfort, as they can bite and cause painful itching and redness. Mice are known for carrying diseases which can affect humans, but usually the biggest issue with them is the destruction that they can cause to your home, namely with their chewing. Clearly, there is a reason these insects and other creatures are called pests.
So what do you do if you have a pest problem in your home? Though you can try and treat the infestation yourself, more often than not you will not be able to completely rid your home of the pests. That’s why it is best to call the professionals and let a residential pest control company tackle your problem. Professional exterminators are equipped with both the knowledge and the equipment to safely and effectively eliminate an infestation, and they’ll be able to thoroughly inspect your home to make sure there are no other areas that pests are targeting.
A pest control service will also be able to give you tips about how to make your home less attractive to insects and other pests so you can help prevent future infestations. Exterminators know exactly what pests like and what their survival requirements are, and depending on the type of problem you have, they can tell you how to avoid making your home a target. Oftentimes, there are several steps you can take to prevent infestations, and usually it can be as simple as filling cracks, covering windows and vents with screens, and removing food sources (i.e., wood for termites, uncovered food for mice, etc).
Young Environmental Services is the go-to residential pest control service for Indiana. Young Environmental Services has a long history of providing fast, attentive, and effective extermination services for a variety of household pests. After a thorough inspection to assess the problem, we can safely treat your home to eradicate it of ants, mice, spiders, bed bugs, or whatever else may be infesting your residence. Don’t wait to call. Pests can quickly multiply, and a small issue can turn into a great big problem in no time, so don’t delay.