Pest’s will live anywhere where they are able to get a constant supply of food, and are able to raise their young ones. We are now going to discuss some of the pests that are commonly found in houses and then what can we do with them. There’s hardly anything that a cockroach is not attracted to. Moist places that are also dark is their first preference.
The list now has the carpenter ants next on the list. These ants can spoil any kind of wood but they prefer wood that is moist. The wood is not their food, just their home. However try looking for their nests whenever you see any kind of worker ant trying to look for food. If you see holes in any wood in your house, this may well be their nest. One of the seasons will see a loot of carpenter ants emerging out of the walls.
Meat and sweets are said to be their favorite foods. To be able to find the nest first there should be a inspection that s conducted and after that the damaged area should be treated. The right person to give you any advice in this situation is a pest control officer.
There are various colors of pharaoh ants available. No food seems to be safe from these ants as they are interested in every kind of food that has fats. They can also love to treat themselves with polish for shoe and even various kinds of sponges. The nests of these insects are often found in the walls or in crevices or in places which have similar atmospheres.
High content of cellulose is what is liked by termites in their diet. 50 species of Termites find their home in America. If you see wood that has become weak, check for termites. Among all the insects which attack wood, the termites are the worst.
Talking about pesky insects, carpet beetle larvae is one of the worst as it does not only attack the wood but it attacks anything in common sight like carpets, clothes and even the curtains that you have in your home. If your house has any work that has plant or animal fibers then there is a good chance that carpet beetle larvae will be found in your home. Since all damage is done by larvae, there is a possibility that by the time notice is made of their presence, great damage has already begun.
The saw tooth grain beetle is really hard to get rid of and is found in food stuffs. The saw tooth grain beetle infest even packets that have been sealed as they can cut through it easily.
The conditions do not really affect the rat’s existence. You will see that various kinds of diseases are carried by these. There should be absolutely no food that is available to them. The parasitic flea has no way that it can fly. It does have extremely strong legs though which help it to leap from place to place. The dog flea is not much of a winner in front of a cat flea.