Pests are wildlife, rodents, and insects that are in the wrong place at the wrong time. They serve a purpose if they are in their natural habitat. But once they get inside your home or commercial establishment, or hang around your backyard, they immediately become a pest. You need the help of an exterminator.
For instance, what termites do is break down decaying and dead organic matter in the forest. But inside your home, it will cause extensive damage. If you are experiencing a pest problem in your house or commercial business and would like to find out more about it, you need to have a pest control guide that you can refer to. In so doing, you’ll have a good idea of what you are dealing with and you’ll be able to provide all the information required once you call in an exterminator in Myrtle Beach.
Types of Pests
Acrobat Ants – They are commonly found living outdoors in dark damp areas such as under rocks, dead trees, logs, mulch, woodpiles, and landscaping tiles. Ants are known for travelling along fences, utility lines, as well as trees and getting access to your house while looking for food. They get inside your house through the openings found in the home’s foundation, gaps around doors or windows, as well as spaces that are found around the entrances to the utility room.
American Cockroaches – when this type of pest infests your home, you will notice a lot of signs, which could help you as well as any residential pest control company get rid of it as soon as possible. They commonly live in damp, warm areas such as underneath the flowerbeds and the mulch. They make their way inside a house or building while looking for food. Cockroaches can enter through spaces located around or underneath doors or through drains and pipes.
Bed Bugs – they are not known to carry any dangerous diseases but they can be very annoying. Bed bugs must be eliminated in any house or building as soon as possible because they could multiply fast and feed on you as well as your family while you are sound asleep.
Brown Recluse Spiders – they typically live outdoors and look for quiet and dark places to hide and live in like leaf piles, sheds, woodpiles, trees, and fallen logs. They are venomous spiders that may get inside your house, sheds, garages, and other structures while looking for food sources or while searching for a safe and dark spot to hide in. Inside your home, they can be found hiding in cabinets, basements, closets as well as other storage places that are not disturbed regularly.
Mice – common indications that your home is infested include dropping in cabinets, edges of the floors, drawers, pantry areas, storage areas, and behind appliances. They can gnaw on clothing, furniture, as well as food containers. They give off a musky odor, which is common in large pest infestation, and you will notice noises above ceilings and behind walls.