Who Are You Going to Call? A Professional Exterminator!

Bed bugWhen pests gain entry to your home, many homeowners employ a variety of DIY measures to get rid of them. But the truth is these measures are far from enough. Living with pests can be irritating and a health risk in extreme cases.
Pest control professionals will identify the pests and deal with them using the appropriate pesticide diluted in the correct amounts. They will deliver them and spray them at necessary intervals. There are several pests whose handling should always be left to professionals. Here are a few examples.

Bed Bugs

A1 Exterminators explain that bed bugs in Salt Lake City are extremely elusive pests that hide in places where they are hardly detected. They are resilient pests that can survive for long periods even without nutrition and in near-freezing temperatures. These are the most difficult pests to eradicate and need several courses of expert treatment for complete elimination.

Wood-Boring Insects

Wood-boring insects like carpenter ants, powder post beetles, carpenter bees, and termites can cause considerable damage to your wooden furniture, flooring and house supporting beams. Experts estimate that termites, also called ‘silent destroyers’, can cause about 4 to 5 billion dollars in property damage each year. Trying to handle these insects by yourself leads to more extensive damage to your property.

Stinging Insects

Stinging insects including ants, wasps and bees swarm en masse at the slightest threat to their nests. They pose a danger to homeowners trying to eliminate them using DIY techniques. Stinging insects are responsible for over half a million emergency room visits every year and pose a particular risk to people with allergies.
Cockroaches and flies among other pests also need professional extermination. If you have seemingly harmless pests that keep coming back, there might be an underlying problem that needs to be addressed by pest control experts. Rid your home of pests efficiently and permanently by hiring a reputable and professional pest control company.