COMMERCIAL EXTERMINATING COMPANY OFFERS TIPS FOR GETTING RID HOUSEHOLD PESTS

Am/pm pest control inspection is conducted by a state-licensed professional exterminator hired to look for signs of infestation or damage to a structure by wood-destroying pests

Pest inspectors look for:
• pests, such as termites
• carpenter ants, rot fungus and wood-infesting beetles, mice
• Evidence of pest activity, like damaged wood, dead insects and termite tubes
• Conducive conditions for pests, such as standing water, earth-to-wood contact etc.

Getting rid of pests around a house or business building can be a chore, so the best thing to do is make sure they don’t have a reason to set up housekeeping in the first place.

AM/PM Pest control in Washington has years of experience in dealing with household pests ranging from the size of a flea to you raccoon. The company offered these tips to keeping the critters at bay.

PET PESTS – Homeowners with pets need to make sure their pets are regularly treated  for fleas and ticks. Flea collars don’t work. Instead, get treatment methods from a veterinarian. Keeping these tiny bugs off pets means they are less likely to get into the house. If fleas do get into the house, treating them effectively means bringing in an expert pest control service.

ANTS – Getting rid of some kinds of ants is very difficult. Carpenter ants live in most and rotting wood. A carpenter ant infestation in a house is an indicator of other building problems. Step one is to get rid of the ants. A professional pest control company is the best way to do this. Then get a contractor to look at the house to repair any damage and the fix the problem.

Sugar ants are best controlled by not giving them something to eat. Clean up after cooking and don’t let dishes sit in the sink. Make sure all food is stored in containers the ants can’t get into. If sugar ants set up, they are very hard to get rid of. Several colonies and several queens may be around. A pest control company is the best way to handle these ants once they show up.

BIGGER PESTS – Raccoons, birds, bats, rats and mice cause thousands of dollars in property damage every year. Squirrels, rats and mice are particularly bad because they will chew the insulation of wires. This creates a major fire hazard. Traps and poisons will work for small infestations for everything but bats. Bats cannot be trapped or poisoned. The building has to be sealed to prevent them from entering.

If pests are a problem in a house or business building, then the time to act is right now.

Do not wait until things get worse. AM/PM pest control offers residential and commercial pest control service in Seattle, Redmond, Kent and Renton.

For more information visit http://ampmpest.com/

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Company Name: Ampm pest control
Contact Person: Paula Zenloff
Email: Send Email
Phone: 425 495 1903
Address:539 6th St S Suite G
City: Kirkland
State: WA
Country: United States
Website: http://ampmpest.com/

 

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COMMERCIAL EXTERMINATING COMPANY OFFERS TIPS FOR GETTING RID HOUSEHOLD PESTS

BED BUG EPIDEMIC IN THE FAST GROWING CITY OF SEATTLE

Bed bugs are active at night and generally hide during the day. After mating, females lay white, oval eggs (1/16-inch long) into cracks and crevices. An individual bed bug can lay 200-300 eggs in her lifetime. The eggs hatch in about 5-10 days and the newly emerged bed bug nymphs seek a blood meal in order to molt. Immature nymphs molt five times before reaching adulthood,feeding as often as once a day.

Imagine bedbugs crawling around while a sleep in beds at night, Education awareness of what these pests look like! Bedbug infestations are on the rise all across the United States especially in fast growing cities like seattle, bellevue, Kirkland, Issaquah, Redmond, Mercer island, Samammish, Kent and it’s incredibly easy to end up with an infestation.

Bed bug are virtually anywhere from a hotel room to a movie theater seats, as the bugs have the ability to latch onto clothing and luggage. A single bedbug can live for 6 to 12 months, and females can lay one to five eggs every day, meaning just a couple of bed bugs can become hundreds of bedbugs in no time.

Are Bedbugs Only Found in Beds?

Bedbugs don’t just reside inside of bedding and on mattresses. The small, thin bugs have a habit of invading appliances and other types of furnishings. They can even live inside of electronics, electric outlets and pipes. This can make fully removing bedbugs very challenging for homeowners, hotels and landlords;

Clues to a Bedbug infestation on the rise?

Some signs of bedbugs include:

  • Red to brown spots on linens, walls, sofas and draperies caused by bedbug feces
  • Brown skins from molting
  • White sticky eggs or empty white shells
  • An odd sweet odor from a bed bug infestation
  • Red, itchy bites after sleeping in bed


Are Bed bugs know to carry diseases?

Bedbug bites can cause severe itching due to allergies to the saliva, and the redness and swelling that is caused by the reaction can be alarming. The good news is that bedbugs aren’t known to carry any communicable diseases, so they’re unlikely to cause any illnesses. There have been some reports of people having life-threatening allergic reactions after bites, but this is very rare.

Protect and Prevention From Bedbugs?

Inspect hotel rooms carefully at check in for any signs of bedbugs. Ask to have a different room or even consider being moved to another hotel. Use caution when bringing secondhand furniture and home decor items into a home, and run a vacuum cleaner frequently to capture any visitors.

What Is the Best Way to Get Rid of Bedbugs?

There are more than 300 treatments that the EPA has approved for the treatment of bedbugs. The most commonly used ones include pyrethrins and prethroids, poisons that kill many strains of bedbugs; however, some strains have become resistant to these chemicals and may require more intensive treatments.

Experts exterminators recommend  enlisting the help of a professional pest control service. Am pm Exterminators Bed bug treatments and services selects the right treatment option for the different types of infestation. Education of the communities is very significant in the control of rising Bed Bug populations. Contact us today for more information.

Media Contact
Company Name: Ampm Bed bug Extermination Service
Contact Person: Daniel Hunts
Email: Send Email
Phone: 206 571 7580
Address:3213 W Wheeler St
City: Seattle
State: WA
Country: United States
Website: http://ampmexterminators.com/

 

BED BUG EPIDEMIC IN THE FAST GROWING CITY OF SEATTLE