Nontoxic Home Remedies, Commercial Pest Control And Prevention
How would you like your home sweet home infested with unwanted pests like bugs, flies, fleas, mice, mosquitoes, termites, cockroaches, carpenter ants, bed bugs, ticks, spiders, and other pests?. A big NO. An absolute hazard and, the faster you get rid of them better. Very dangerous, carry infectious diseases. Dengue, malaria, salmonella, skin infections are common due to pests. Mosquitoes cause the life-threatening and dreaded virus, Zika. They cause damage to our agricultural farms by infecting the crops. The faster we eliminate them better. Pest Control is of two types — Nontoxic home remedies and Commercial pest control.
Pest control of nontoxic type is using home remedies to get rid of pests. The solution lies in your kitchen cabinet. Biological controls like using nematodes kill termites, ants, and insects. Nematodes are parasites. Pyrethrum made from chrysanthemum flowers repels pests and kills insects. Mineral dust diatomaceous kills insects. Diatomaceous is available in local nurseries. Cockroaches’ elimination is by boric acid. Garlic cloves and bay leaves are simple remedies to repel cockroaches. Trapping methods like glue traps and spring traps are simple but effective methods to catch rodents. Trap for mosquitoes is to fill a bucket of water mixed with soap. It attracts mosquitoes, and the female ones with her eggs drown in oily soap water.
Commercial pest control uses pesticides and chemicals. Fipronil, cyfluthrin, bifenthrin, permethrin, abamectin, hydramethylnon, deltamethrin chemicals are common for pest control. Equipment and, devices find use in pest control. These are more common in agricultural or farmland pest control. Commercial pest control professionals visit homes on weekends or holidays due to safety reasons. They use harmful chemicals that are poisonous to get rid of pests. Termites are a nuisance when it comes to residential homes and the wood industry. Multiplication in millions and destroy wood and other materials. Imidacloprid, chlorpyrifos, lindane chemicals kill termites. Bedbugs commonly found in mattresses, boxes, beds. They multiply rapidly. They are harmful to humans and cause many diseases and a painful rash all over the body. Neonicotinoids, pyrethrins, desiccants, pyrethroids chemicals eliminate them. A part of commercial pest control is the pest management and follow-up services. Pest control is not possible in one sitting. They need multiple visits from professionals every quarter for one year.
Pests are dangerous to the environment and pest control is a must. However, prevention needs practice. We unwittingly invite them into our homes. Door screens and windows need to be in good shape with holes plugged or sealed. Store newspapers properly as pests thrive on paper. Put a tight-fitting lid on garbage. Vacuum frequently. Avoid groceries with them. Do not keep firewood in the basement. Store it off the ground. Fix plumbing leaks and faucets. Kitchen counters need washing with vinegar. Do not store pet water. It acts as a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Extreme temperatures kill insects. Liquid nitrogen pumping on the infected area reduces temperature by -20 degrees Fahrenheit. Effective against ants, termites, and insects. Hot air blowing also helps.
Practice prevention for pest control and have a safe and healthy living. When you are ready to hier the best, check out this pest control Encinitas company.