Pests can create a lot of nuisance in your home or office. People usually try a lot of DIY methods to get rid of these pesky pests. This also gives birth to a lot of pest myths that spread quickly. Here are some of the most common pest infestation control myths that will be debunked by pest control professionals here.
Mostly people believe that daddy longleg spiders are poisonous. But the reality is completely opposite, they are not harmful at all. They don’t even have strong fangs to bite human skin or any poison in them.
Most people believe that carpenter ants feed on wood, but this is not true. They just tunnel through it rather then feeding, it is just the debris behind.
There’s no denying the fact that spiders have poison, but there bite can only lead to muscle cramps, fever and stomach ache. However, it is necessary to treat the bite immediately. It can be fatal in rare cases when medical attention is not given.
Homeowners often have a perception that the best way to lure a mouse is cheese. But it is not as effective as you may think. You should try gumdrops, peanut butter and other sugary items to attract and catch the mouse.
Bed bugs feed on human blood and it has nothing to do with the dirty places. You are most likely to found them near humans.
Make sure you make an effective plan to deal with these pesky pests. It is advisable to contact professionals as they have the experience and tools required to prevent them from your property. If you need professional help, feel free to call our professionals at Halton Pest.