There has been an increase in reports concerning food contamination caused by pests. Every area has its own common pests and pest problems. Some of the most common pests found in most of our homes are ants, bugs, cockroaches, rodents, termites, and for some countries there are spiders, scorpions, millipedes, etc. And probably these are the same common pests found in San Antonio and the surrounding areas in Texas. If that is the case, in order to eradicate these pests from your home or property, you will need to call up the San Antonio pest control experts.
Here are some common pests found in our homes and properties.
Ants: There are many types of ants and ants can be found in homes. Ants love sugar and where there is sugar, sweets or foodstuffs laced with sugar, there you will find ants. Most ants are tiny and harmless, but they are annoying and unhygienic especially when they get into your food or edibles. Once they find access to your edibles, they come in vast numbers. Some ants like the fire ants can be dangerous with their stings that can cause inflammation and pain.
Bed Bugs: These are horrible bugs that hide in seams of mattress, waiting to suck your blood while you are asleep on the bed. Once they get into your home, they are not easy to eradicate.
Cockroaches: These cockroaches could be found in most homes and multiple at a terrifying rate. Cockroaches are unhygienic and spread diseases as they love to hide in dark, damp places like drains, septic tanks, etc. They come out in the dark searching for food. Do-it-yourself cockroaches pest control is not effective as you can’t see them during the day and they hide in cracks and crevices which are hidden.
Rodents: Rats and mice are unhygienic and they spread diseases. They are carriers of fleas, lice, ticks, and etc. and they urinate and defecate all over the places. They spread diseases and they are fast breeders. They are not easy to trap and they can easily squeeze through very small gaps.
These pests and many other pests have to be eradicated or else when they multiple and increase in numbers, they can be hazardous to our health. For our own safety and for the safety of our love ones and the community, our responsibility is to keep our premises clean and leave no breeding ground for these pests. Only the pest control experts have the experience and the best methods in keeping our premises safe from pests. Protect your home and family!