3 Reasons To Call For Professional Pest Control
A lot of people who own their own home like to do things like maintenance and repair work on their own. Home maintenance can teach you all kinds of useful skills, you can save money when you fix your place up yourself, and it can feel good to know you’re self-sufficient.
However, not every homeowner is up to every job. Sometimes a big job demands expert help, and if you try to tackle it yourself you’ll do a poor job that won’t last long or maybe even make the situation worse. Knowing what you can do is important, but knowing your limits is just as useful.
Pest removal is one of those situations. Sometimes you can handle a pest infestation on your own, but sometimes you need to call a professional extermination company that can do the job right. If your pest problem falls on this list, it’s probably time to call in the pros.
1. The pests keep coming back. You can treat pest problems by laying traps, spraying their hiding places, or by hiding their food sources. However, if new mouse holes keep appearing, if the traps keep filling up, or if the same kind of pest starts appearing somewhere new, you should do something different and call an extermination company.
2. The problem is big. You should remember to clean and inspect your home regularly. However, some people aren’t proactive enough and so they only notice an infestation after it’s become a big problem. If that’s the case, it’s unlikely that any traps or pesticides you can buy from a home improvement store will be enough. Fortunately, professional extermination company have tools and chemicals they can use to deal with larger problems.
3. You aren’t sure what the pest is. Not everyone knows the difference between the tunnels left by termites and carpenter ants, and not everyone can tell rat holes from mouse holes. However, an expert from an extermination company will be able to tell you what kind of pest is infesting your home and what to do about it.
If you live in central Maryland, the exterminator to call is Bugout Termite and Pest Control. Our staff has years of experience dealing with regional pests from termites and old house borers to rats and moles. If you’re not sure you can handle an infestation, give us a call and set up an initial inspection today.