Pests need shelter, food and places to breed so that they can multiply, the pests will stay away if you destroy or disrupt these basic needs. But all the pests are not equal, some stay in the water, others fly and some crawl. Pests in a home can be a worrying sign.Below are ways you can prevent pests in your home.
Remove Standing Water For Pest Prevention
Remove all the stagnant water to prevent mosquitoes, without standing water the mosquitoes have a hard time to breed. , and in the bottom of flower pots. Inspect your property closely and get rid of standing water.
Clean Up Food To Prevent Pests
Even a tiny amount of food attracts bugs, Keep remnants of food in a closed or sealed containers, dont leave them open on the countertop . Food remains in the trash is a pest magnet, keep them clean and tightly closed. Always keep your kitchen neat an clean sweep the floor and clean the spills immediatly. Wipe down cabinets, counters, and surfaces. You don’t need harsh chemicals to clean up food, use warm water with lemon.
Seal Cracks In The House To Prevent Pests
It is amazing how a home can have small holes. Some tiny pests can find their way to your house through most obscure points. Seal around doors by filling gaps at the top and sides with a seal and repair or replace damaged windows they can let in pests. Plumbing areas are pests highway to enter your home. All those areas can be sealed with spackle, caulk, and grout to prevent bugs.
Treat Evidence Of Bugs Immediately To Prevent Pests.
If you see, the first sign of pests is aggressive. Get rid of the ants immediately of you see their line outside your house so that they can not get into your house. You can use lemon, cider, and other essential oils to disrupt and drive ants away. If you see, mosquitoes treat the yard immediately. If a roach presents itself, spray with the safe and natural product all around the bug area as there are much more coming.If pests are attacked immediately, they will move to another place. Use products that are safe to repel and kill the pests
Attract Pest Preditors In Your Yard
Attract pest preditors to get rid of pests naturally in your yard.Birds if attracted to your yard will take care of many different types of insects.