Dogs – Control in Your Home

It’s quite frustrating when dogs keep straying into your yard and causing all sorts of messes. They dig around destroying your lawn and plants, and to make matters worse they also defecate in your garden or on your lawn, leaving you with the unpleasant task of waste disposal. If you have pets of your own, their behaviour might be affected negatively when a stray dog marks (pees) in your garden. Other than the mess they […]

Moss and Mould In Winter: Symptoms, Prevention and Cure

Although they grow in almost similar environments, moss and mould are two very different kinds of lifeforms. Moss is a simple plant while mould is a fungus distantly related to the mushroom. Fungi belong to a special class of living organisms that share similar characteristics with both plants and animals. Unlike moss, mould does not require light to grow and will, therefore, grow even in dark places. Although they are an all-year problem, most indoor […]

Mosquitoes – Pests in Your Home

You will never know peace when mosquitos invade your home. They sting painfully and the noise from their flapping wings will keep you up all night. In addition to the ruckus and pain, some mosquitos also transmit dangerous diseases such as Malaria, West Nile Virus, Yellow Fever, and Filariasis. Mosquitos belong to the group Diptera similar to other true flies – flies that have a single pair of wings. They are identified by their long, […]

Rodent Control: Best Methods

In order to be effective with your rodent control you must understand the biology and habits of rodents. Rodents present a menace to your home once they take over and start to move in. Mice invade your home searching for a warm place to live and a place where they can find constant water and food. Mice contaminate more food than they consume because they urinate on everything. Rats are extremely cautious about anything new […]

Home Insect Control – Tips For Every Home Owner

There are plenty of things that you can do around the home for a variety of insect issues. First of all, if you have a lot of mosquitoes around your home you should investigate your garden and surrounding area nearby. Mosquitoes breed in standing water, so if there are plenty of puddles and small containers around your home that will hold water then this is a perfect incubator for mosquito larvae. A good starting point […]