Spring time is just around the corner and this time of year brings warmer weather and blooming flowers. It also marks the return of our most common pests in Idaho. These pests call for some spring time pest control! Pests such as ants, termites, and wasps. These pests have been waiting out the winter in their homes and will be emerging now to invade yours. Beeline Pest Control is here to give you the best tips and service for preventing unwanted pests in your home.
Termites in Idaho can spell disaster for any homeowner with their expensive and damaging habits. Things to be on the lookout for are small holes in the wood of your home, crumbling drywall, drooping doors or floors, insect wings and small shelter tubes are some of the more obvious signs of a termite infestation. These signs will be your red flags for understanding when it’s time for pest control. It’s important to keep in mind that termites can be attracted to moisture and wood that may be commonly kept outside. Effective tactics to keep termites away from your property are to take care of any standing water or excessive moisture around the exterior of your home. Also by cleaning up trash and loose piles of wood around your home and yard will help to not attract termites. Be sure to seal all cracks and holes in your home’s foundation, which may provide a convenient entry point for termites. The key aspect of discouraging these pests from making your home their home is to not give them a way to get into your home in the first place. Pests are constantly searching for the resources that they need to live, don’t let your food and shelter become theirs as well!