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Residents of Cincinnati are likely going to encounter pests at some point. Some pests want to invade your home and stay there for a long time, but others do not. Some pests are only passing through. Others are searching for food or warmth. If the pest enters occasionally and leaves, it may fit into the occasional invader category. These pests are often found in basements, tubs, crawlspaces, and showers. They generally do not want to stay in your home. Instead, they want to get in and out. They have no intention of breeding and establishing a nest in your home.
Several pests fit into the occasional invader category. Some of the most common occasional invaders include centipedes, earwigs, crickets, beetles, silverfish, ladybugs, spiders, and pillbugs. Most are harmless but you’ll still want to get rid of them.
Reasons Occasional Invaders Enter Homes
Occasional invaders can enter a residential dwelling for one reason or another. However, you can rest assured knowing that they’re not entering your home to build nests or bite you. Instead, they’re interested in finding food or water. They may also need to find shelter.
The Dangers Of Occasional Invaders
You’re likely worried about the dangers involved. After all, you’ve heard about some pests biting and spreading serious illnesses. Therefore, you’re worried that the occasional invaders are going to be dangerous too. Thankfully, these pests generally aren’t dangerous. The majority of occasional invaders are not dangerous and they do not spread illnesses. They will be a nuisance but they shouldn’t be a danger.
Removing Occasional Invaders
It can be difficult to get rid of the occasional invaders in your home. Therefore, you should try to avoid letting these pests enter your home in the first place. If you can prevent this from happening, you won’t need to worry about it. Keeping them out won’t be easy, but it’ll be easier than eliminating an infestation. If you’re dealing with one or two occasional invaders, you can likely remove them using your vacuum cleaner. Use it to suck them up before disposing of them outside. In some cases, occasional invaders will enter your home in large numbers. If this happens, you may need to hire a professional to deal with the infestation.
Remember that we’re here to help. We’ve been removing pests from Cincinnati residents for many years. Our technicians are confident that they’ll fix the problem for you swiftly.
When Can The Extermination Begin?
We’re eager to begin working hard for you. Call us immediately after identifying a problem so we can take care of it for you. Our company will try to contact you within 24 hours after your call. Either way, it will never take longer than 48 hours.
Protect Yourself With Our Safe Treatments
Are you worried about the dangers linked to pesticides and other chemical treatments? You’re not alone. Many of our clients are worried about it. As a result, we’ve devised techniques to fix the problem without exposing our clients to these potential dangers. We use techniques that do not pose a risk to our clients, their pets, or their plants. Our EPA-registered treatments can wipe out the occasional invaders in your home while guaranteeing your safety. Call us with any questions you have and we’ll answer them promptly.
Stopping These Pests From Entering Your Home
Again, it is often easier to keep occasional invaders from entering your home. If you can do that, you won’t need to worry about getting rid of them. Use the tips below to reduce the risk that they’ll invade your home.
- Make sure that your food products are stored in tough containers with lids
- Your garbage needs to be taken out regularly
- Make sure your garbage area remains clean and tidy
- Find and seal any gap, crack, or hole around your home’s exterior walls
- Deal with humidity problems by improving the ventilation in attics, crawlspaces, attics, and basements. Doing this will help stop them from entering and prevent mold from developing.
- Fix any water leaks you find to prevent excess moisture from building up
- When purchasing food, check the items carefully before bringing them inside
Have you found these pests in your home? Contact us so we can take care of it.