When it come to Maryland’s pests, termites are far and away the most expensive when one considers the sheer amount of damage they can do to a home. An unchecked or unnoticed termite population living in your home can result in thousands of dollars in damage, or even losing the structural soundness of your home itself, so it’s always best to keep your eye out, prepare yourself, and to call in the professionals should you spot the first signs of a termite presence. Continue reading
While typically pretty harmless, ants are one of the most frustrating spring and summer pests invading Maryland homes this spring and summer. If you find yourself with an ant infestation in your home, it won’t be just the warm weather seasons you have to worry about, and they can thrive within your space all year round when given the proper food sources. At Bugout Inc we want to help you to take the steps necessary to keep spring and summer ants from invading, and these can save you from the headache of facing an ant infestation problem. Continue reading
The best way to understand bed bugs is to learn a little more about them, and while people don’t often look forward to getting acquainted with bed bugs personally, it doesn’t hurt to learn a little bit about them just in case you’re ever faced with a bed bug problem. Bed bugs are small flat bugs who feed on the blood of people and animals as they sleep, and what makes them particularly unique is that they can live for months without food or a food source. Because they can live so long without sustenance, they can travel quite well from place to place, and this is one bug that you never want to allow into your home. Continue reading
Bed bugs are a nuisance that has become more common in the news in recent years. With bed bugs, the simple act of travelling can bring them into your home, and they’re notoriously difficult to eliminate from your space. When you suspect bed bugs have found their way into your home, your best course of action to avoid bed bug bites is to call in a professional pest control service immediately to have your home properly treated. Continue reading
Knowing just when you can expect mice to begin entering your home can give you a leg up when it comes to finding the signs of mice before the problem turns into an infestation. A couple of mice can turn into a lot of mice rather quickly, and the numbers will continue to multiply until the problem itself is solved. In Maryland, mice tend to make their way into residential homes during the fall, but this doesn’t mean you can’t take measures to stop mice that may want to get a head start or those that are looking for a warm place to sleep as the weather grows cooler. Continue reading
One thing that many already know about is how well bed bugs travel, but when you bring bed bugs into your home you may be puzzled as to how they made their way inside without drawing your attention. While you may have packed your bags carefully, looked over everything while unpacking, and made sure to keep everything neat and tidy, bed bugs can still make their way virtually undetected until it’s too late and you’re facing an infestation. At Bugout Inc, we can make the bed bug travel mystery a bit less puzzling, and your likelihood of finding yourself with bed bugs has nothing to do with how diligent or tidy you may be. Continue reading
Residents in Anne Arundel County tend to appreciate the beauty of the natural surroundings, especially the vibrancy of the wetlands around the river ways. This also means that a lot of wild fauna can tend to cohabitate in close proximity with humans. As a result, the possibility of rodent infestation can be very high, especially in more wooded areas. Continue reading
Termites present one of the major pests that affect the Maryland area. To most people, identification of these vermin can be difficult, as other insects such as winged ants can often be mistaken for termite invaders. However, if you suspect that termites could be an issue in your home, then it is vital that you know these facts about termites, contact a professional exterminator to evaluate your property and attend to the issue.
While many residents of Anne Arundel County are familiar with living in close proximity to nature preserves throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed region, this does not mean that they are willing to share the home with wild animals that can quickly become pests. It is important to remember that rats and mice on the property can multiply quickly and may be easily tempted to gain entry to the dwelling.
The World Health Organization estimates that nearly 4% of all Americans will experience an allergic reaction to a bee and wasp stings at some point in their lives. While some of these individuals may have an inherent allergy to the venom, other people can develop a reaction over time. This may result from: