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Controlling and Deterring Large Pests

Hello, and welcome to my blog! My name is Dee, and I hate pests. I have struggled with many pests in my home, but contrary to popular misconception, these pests have been bigger than mice or cockroaches or ants. Rather, I have had squirrels in the attic and various marsupials living under my porch. This blog is devoted to getting rid of the larger animals. It contains everything I have learned about removing and deterring these creatures. If you hate pests but want to focus on the larger pests, you have come to the right place. Please explore my blog and enjoy!

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Controlling and Deterring Large Pests

    Pest Control: What Does Fumigation Entail?

    There are a number of pests that could invade your home and prove to be quite difficult to eliminate. The most common of these is the cockroach. These pests can reside almost anywhere and seem to be resistant to all forms pesticides. Other household pests that you could find your home infested with include fleas, bed bugs, termites and so on. The presence of these household pests can prove to be a nuisance and a health hazard if left unchecked.

    4 Helpful Tips and Tricks to Eliminate Pests in Your Home

    Pests not only pose a health risk to your family, but also can ruin a very nice experience. For instance, picture you and your friend having a nice home cooked meal in the kitchen. Suddenly, you both spot a cockroach running on the kitchen counter heading into the pantry. Your guest will have second thoughts about the food that you have prepared, no matter how amazing it tastes. Therefore, prevent such embarrassing moments by elimination roaches, mosquitoes, rodents, and ants from your home.

    Angry Bird Control: How to Manage Your Environment to Keep Indian Mynas Away

    It is Angry Birds season and Red and his sidekicks, the speedy Chuck and the volatile Bomb will stop at nothing to keep those pea-green pigs from invading their island. However, while those angry birds may be of the cute and funny variety, there is another much less cuddly kind that is ravaging the Australian landscape.  Indian myna birds are so aggressive and territorial that they make the angry birds terrifying the pigs on screen resemble fluffy, yellow ducklings.

    Top Solutions for Residential Termite Problems

    There is a common misconception among those living in homes not primarily built using timber that termite incursion is not an issue worthy of consideration. These individuals seem to be living in denial as almost every home comprises some form of wood components, which can lure the wood-loving insects into any residential property to cause structural problems. What can be done to ensure that termites do not attack your home and mess with its structural integrity?

    3 Ways to Remove Fleas From Carpet

    As wonderful as having a pet is, one of the daily struggles of pet ownership is going head to head with fleas. Fleas love nothing more than to bury themselves into the warm fur of your pet dog or cat. The prominence of fleas can cause a whole host of problems for your pet, including tapeworm, extremely itchy and red skin, anaemia, and even a Bartonella infection, which can cause fever, diarrhoea, and seizures.

    How To Deal With Termite Colonies In Trees

    Although most termite damage is associated with your home, problems can still arise if a colony appears in a tree in your garden.  But what should you do if you discover termites in one of your trees?  Read on to find out more. Termites in trees – friend or foe? The first thing to note here is that not every species of tree-dwelling termite found in Australia is structurally destructive as far as your home is concerned.

    3 Natural Ways to Protect Your Vegetable Patch From Unwanted Pests

    Keeping your own vegetable garden, whether in your garden or at an allotment, is an incredibly rewarding thing to do. First of all, you will have the reward of seeing something grow from nothing, all because of your loving care. Secondly, you will actually be able to eat the vegetables that you produce, and they are certain to taste ten times more delicious than the pesticide riddled veggies that you buy from the supermarket.

    How To Identify Drywood Termites

    An important task in your home maintenance routine should be to carry out an inspection of your property for signs of termite activity.  If you can spot the presence of termites early, your local pest controller will be able to eradicate the pests before an infestation occurs.  Different species of termites are dealt with differently, and it can be helpful to the pest control firm if you can identify which species you have on your property.