Pests enter our home in order to find food and shelter. The word “pests” is worrisome for majority of homeowners when they see bed bugs, termites, rodents, cockroaches etc. When it comes to pest removal, professionals are hired to get rid of the pests. However, majority of homeowners prefer to get this problem sorted all by themselves. If you too wish to get rid of pests by your own, consider these DIY pests removing tips.
- Make use of Baits and Traps – The garbage is where majority of pests love to get attracted to. If your keep dumping waste food in the garbage, then consider setting traps and baits. Using this helps in catching rats, ants, cockroaches and mice. However, the only drawback of using such traps and baits is that they don’t work simultaneously for every pest. Consider doing some form of research in order to use the correct one for the correct type of pests.
- Make use of Chemicals and Insecticides – There are chemicals and insecticides that are easily available OTC. You can use them based on the presence of the pests. But make sure to read the safety instructions before using them. Also, do not overuse them.
- Make use of Plants are Repellents – If your home has indoor plants like citronella, oregano or lavender, then consider using them in order to keep the pests away. Indoor plants have the ability of acting as repellents in order to get rid of the pests.
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