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What Are Occasional Invaders?
As a homeowner, you’re likely going to encounter an occasional invader. These pests will enter your home every so often to look for food or warmth. In other cases, they’re passing through on their adventure to reach the other side of your property. Occasional invaders will typically be found in your crawlspace, basement, bathtub, shower, or cupboard. Most occasional invaders are not dangerous and will not spread diseases. Plus, most will not cause damage to your home. Some of the pests that fit into the occasional invader category can be found below.
What Causes Occasional Invaders?
It is difficult to know why the occasional invader has entered your home. The pest might’ve entered through a crack when attempting to find food in your home. Alternatively, the occasional invader might be searching for water or shelter.
Do Occasional Invaders Pose Risks?
Numerous pests fit into the category of occasional invaders. If you’re worried about occasional invaders making you sick or damaging your property, you shouldn’t be. These pests are usually not dangerous or destructive. Even if they sneak into your home, they shouldn’t reproduce. However, they will be a nuisance. You cannot delay getting rid of these pests.
How Do I Deal With Occasional Invaders?
Ultimately, the best way to deal with occasional invaders is to stop them from entering your home. Once they’ve found a way into your home, they’ll prove to be a nuisance. The best way to eliminate them is by using a vacuum cleaner. Vacuum them up using your appliance. Once you’ve done that, you should empty the vacuum’s contents in a plastic bag and seal it. Then, you can throw the bag in the garbage. Depending on the severity of the problem, you may agree that it is too much to handle. Don’t worry because we’re here to help. Contact our local office so we can begin helping you immediately.
How Soon Can You Start?
Contact our office to schedule an appointment immediately. After that, it will take us 24 to 48 hours to respond.
Are Your Treatments Safe?
Our team of exterminators will do everything in our power to protect you and your loved ones. We use safe EPA-registered products to protect your loved ones and pets. All of these products have been checked and approved by the EPA. They’ll be administered by our high-qualified exterminators so you can rest assured knowing you’ll be protected at all times.
How Do I Prevent Occasional Invaders From Entering My Home?
Are you worried about occasional invaders entering your home? If so, you should take steps to reduce the likelihood that this is going to happen. Be sure to follow the advice below to limit the risks.
- Keep all kitchen shelves, cupboards, and counter clean.
- Store all of your food products in resealable, airtight containers.
- Your garbage areas should be kept clean.
- Seal any cracks and gaps near your windows and doors.
- Deal with water leaks to reduce moisture.
- Make sure your home is well ventilated and dry. If you have mold and mildew, you’re likely dealing with a humidity problem.
- Check all packages and potted plants before bringing them into your home.