Where Do Bed Bugs Come From?

Where do bed bugs come from? This is a commonly asked question by homeowners who have had to deal with a bed bugs problem. Bed bugs do not just come to homes that are dirty. Most people are likely to liken bed bugs with uncleanliness but that is not the case. Bed bugs are very sneaky and can get ways to come into your house. Once in the home, bed bugs can be very dangerous causing a nightmare in homes. They appear mostly during the night and their bites can also cause itchy red welts on the skin due to the proteins in their saliva. Bed bugs will not cling into people but can easily get caught up in belongings like the purse, laptop bags and suitcases and be easily transported to homes.  (more…)

Signs of Cockroaches Infestation in Your House

Cockroaches can be a nuisance plus they are also good in spreading disease causing bacteria as they walk on food and other related items. Unlike many other pests, detecting cockroach infestation in your home is easy. In most cases, many people do not consider their homes to be infested as they rely on what they see during the day but the story is normally different when you go to bed. Cockroaches are normally very active at night and will crawl out of their hideout immediately you switch off the lights. It is important to know when your home is infested with these harmful yet innocent looking pests as this will help you eliminate them early before the multiply into unmanageable numbers.  (more…)

Eliminate Bed Bugs with These Easy Tips

Bed bugs are small, flat, rusty, wingless insects that have a reddish-brown color and are about the size of an apple seed. During the day, the hide on mattress seams, bed frames, headboards, box springs, as well as cracks and crevices in walls, floors and furniture. They only crawl out at night to feed on human blood when people are asleep. Although they aren’t dangerous unless you’re allergic to their bites, having these unwanted guests your house can make life so unbearable. So, who do you remove bed bugs from your home? Try these easy tips.  (more…)

Simple and Safe Ways to Eliminate Ant Infestation

Getting rid of ants in your home is very easy when equipped with the right information. The use of chemical pesticides is one option but due to the dangers posed by this method both to people especially children and pets makes it less popular. There are a number of natural simple and safe ways to eliminate an infestation of ants without risking your family’s or pets health. The ecosystem needs these ants and the best way to deal with their annoying home infestation would be to drive them away as opposed to killing them.  (more…)

How To Handle Cockroaches Infestation In Restaurant

Cockroaches have been around for years. They are very common in homes and restaurants especially because they find food and good hiding places therein. The most unfortunate thing however is that although it is easy for them to reproduce and multiply, getting rid of cockroaches can be hard especially if they have made your restaurant their home. Cockroaches are repulsive in nature especially in food service establishments including restaurants and they can pose a health risk as they are responsible for transporting a host of disease causing organisms such as bacteria which are responsible for different kinds of food poisonings. With this in mind, it is important to know how well you can handle cockroach infestation in your restaurant without exposing yourself and your customers to any health risks.  (more…)