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Pest Infestations And The 5 Medical Health Hazards That Are Attributed To Them

Pest Infestations And The 5 Medical Health Hazards That Are Attributed To ThemIt goes without saying that pest infestations can be annoying and a source of embarrassment. It can make a person feel that their homes are not clean and cause a great deal of discomfort in the process. More importantly, these infestations can pose serious health threats for adults and children. The following is a list of 5 different health hazards that have been attributed to different pest infestations. Continue reading

DIY vs. Professional Pest Control

DIY vs. Professional Pest ControlAlthough you can save money on pest control when you DIY, there are certain instances when you are better off hiring a professional to handle your extermination and pest control needs. Granted, there will be times when certain over-the-counter pesticides will help you eradicate certain pests and prevent more from returning. Plus, just about every OTC pest product out there will provide preventative maintenance tips in addition to the long list of pests that it will kill. Continue reading

Controlling Mosquitos And Potential Health Threats

Controlling Mosquitos And Potential Health ThreatsAs one of the mid-Atlantic coastal states, Maryland sees its share of mosquito infestations and the potential health threats that they carry. Not only is this unwelcome pest a nuisance when you are trying to enjoy your backyard living space or an outdoor event, they pose a serious health threat to many human beings. Indeed, the mosquito has a terrible reputation and is considered to be one of the world’s deadliest creatures. Science has proven that mosquitos can transmit the EEE or Eastern equine encephalitis and West Nile viruses. However, they are capable of transmitting heartworms to humans as well as pets. Continue reading

The Importance Of Termite Inspections In The Maryland Real Estate Market

The Importance Of Termite Inspections In The Maryland Real Estate MarketWhether you are in the market for a new home or selling your current one, at some point in the process, a termite inspection will be required before the sale can close. As a condition for approval of the loan, the lender that is involved will ask you to produce a termite inspection certificate beforehand. Interestingly enough, not getting this done before putting a home up for sale is one of the costliest mistakes that home sellers make. In most cases, the seller waits until the home has been sold before scheduling an inspection and then wind up regretting that they hadn’t done this sooner. Continue reading

Seeing Home Maintenance In A New Light

Seeing Home Maintenance In A New LightRegardless of whether a person owns a commercial or residential structure, most individuals will comment on the fact that sustaining a structure can become an overwhelming task. Although commercial building owners are more apt to retain professional help for maintenance chores, homeowners do take great pride in being able to uphold the beauty and functionality of the home on their own. However, as most Glen Burnie residents also know, there are many times that household tasks will begin to pile up. Continue reading

Negotiating With Mother Nature

Negotiating With Mother NatureFor Maryland residents, being close to nature is one of the positive aspects of living on the Chesapeake Bay. However, this also means that a certain balance between the human and the wild animal populations is always a consideration. This can become even more difficult with insect pests, since their presence is not always noticed, and the process of balance can be more complicated. Continue reading

Spring Cleaning For Anne Arundel Homes And Properties

Spring Cleaning For Anne Arundel Homes And PropertiesAs the weather appears to finally be evening out to consistently warmer temperatures, residents in Anne Arundel County are also emerging from their homes to begin the spring cleaning of property and house. Although many people will start their indoor cleaning just as soon as the climate allows for the opening of windows, spring yard work may not start in earnest until summer is just truly getting underway. Continue reading

Planning Ahead For Comfort And Safety Through Maryland Summers

Planning Ahead For Comfort And Safety Through Maryland SummersAs the fluctuations from this spring have shown us, it can be difficult to predict the weather. However, meteorologists can still forecast general trends that will affect Maryland throughout the remainder of the year, based on changes in the Gulf Stream and other major air and water currents. This has led to the general consensus that a fairly hefty hurricane season could be about to hit. Continue reading

Keeping Maryland Properties Vermin Free

Keeping Maryland Properties Vermin FreePests in the home can quickly become a cause for concern, since the damages that may be caused by rodent or by insects can be significant. However, at BUGOUT we often find that once Maryland homeowners realize they have an infestation in their dwelling, much of the harm has already been done. This also means that catching the presence of vermin at an earlier point in time, and taking precautionary measures, can result in a less worrisome solution to the issue. Continue reading

Keeping The Outdoors Where It Belongs

Keeping The Outdoors Where It BelongsAs the weather warms up across the state of Maryland, many residents seem to be appearing in their yards at the same rate as the daffodils rising through the dirt. One of the most enjoyable aspects of living in coastal Maryland is the fact that we have such splendid nature so close at hand. For many residents, this can be as close as the backyard, especially on properties that border the wetlands. Continue reading