Is There a Way to Avoid Mosquito Bites?
There nothing more unbearably irritating that mosquito bites. The itch accompanied by these bites is enough to drive you up a wall! Luckily, there are a few precautions you can take to avoid them.
To avoid mosquito bites, you should:
- Wear a spray repellent
- Limit exposed skin
- Wear loose-fitting, light-colored clothing
- Avoid going outside during dusk and dawn
- Wear long sleeves, pants, and close-toed shoes
- Avoid scented lotions and perfumes
What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?
Some of the most adept hitchhikers around bed bugs are the last pests you want in your home. If you’ve found a bug inside your house, and you’re not quite sure if it is a bed bug, we can help. Bed bugs are tiny, oval-shaped, reddish-brown insects that are usually around the size of an apple seed. Depending on whether or not they have fed recently, their bodies can either be flat or round like a balloon. While they are without wings, they can travel very fast.
If you are still unsure what kind of bug you are dealing with, reach out to our exceptional Myrtle Beach pest control team today.
What Attracts Termites to a Yard?
Termites are one of the most destructive pests around, causing billions and billions of dollars’ worth of damage each year. While they never want to have to deal with an infestation, homeowners unwittingly attract termites to their yards and homes all the time. Once they make their way into your yard, it is rather easy for them to find their way inside your home.
Some of the things that attract termites to a home include:
- Piles of wood
- Extra foliage
- Unmaintained drainage systems (such as clogged gutters)
- Excess wood in the form of tree stumps and dead trees