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Keeping Pesky Bugs Out of Your House and Away From Your Family

  • Lucy Thomas     -
  •      November 8, 2017     -

Nobody likes bugs in their home and around their family. But that doesn’t mean that these bugs won’t come around. And that doesn’t mean that it will be a challenge to try to figure out how to keep them away. You need to do some research and find out which products you can use to help you out with your fight against the insects.

Some of the pesky bugs that you can plan on fighting against include moths, ants, bees and wasps, and the ever-popular house flies. There are tips, techniques, and tricks for getting rid of all of the suckers and keeping them away.

Getting Rid of Moths

To get rid of moths, there are several steps that you have to follow. Make sure that you don’t have any food out anywhere, especially in your pantries, that they can get to. And then try to alter the conditions that would bring them there in the first place. And then, buy some product that will kill them and prevent them from coming back. Just make sure that wherever you put this moth killer, it isn’t anywhere that your family members or your pets are going get into.

Keeping Out Ants

No one wants to see a trail of ants coming into their home, finding food, and then leaving on that same pathway. There are several natural ways to keep out ants. And then there are several commercial versions which utilize different substances to get rid of the invasion. It’s up to you how much money you want to spend, and how quickly you want the problem to go away. Again, make sure your kids and your pets don’t have access to anything that could be potentially harmful.

Preventing Bees and Wasps from Making Hives and Nests

In the summer and spring, bees and wasps can present a hazard to in your family, especially if anyone has an allergy. Depending on the kinds of bees or wasps that are present, there are wasp killers in a spray format that can help you. And you also need to be vigilant to get rid of any nests that are in hidden areas.

Handling Houseflies

House flies are incredibly annoying. They hover around your food, they make obnoxious noises, and they otherwise can irritate you. Cleaning up your kitchen and making sure your garbage is taken out regularly are the first two steps you should always take. Beyond that, make sure you have a high-quality flyswatter, and start taking it to them. There are several different stages of housefly growth, so you have to be sure to attack the problem within each of these iterations.