Before you move into your new rental home or apartment make sure there's no unwanted pests -especially if they are not paying rent! Landlords are responsible for making sure their rental units are pest free before a new tenant moves in. Here's some things to look for before signing the lease: Mice droppings -look for mice droppings under the stove, refrigerator and sink. Roach activity -fecal matter stuck to the walls in the kitchen also behind the refrigerator, stove or de
Pantry Check? Of course our pantry is a major food source for pests. The grain beetle and the Indian Meal Moth are the general pests you'd find in your pantry. Look for this flat dark brown pest nesting in your cereal, cake mixes, macaroni and cookies! Get rid of the grain beetle by discarding infested packages and cleaning spilled grains and food sources. Indian meal moth got its name from eating corn meal. However, it also likes dried fruit, dog food, bird seeds, powdered
Meet the female ant -also known as the worker ant. Each day she goes out to slay for her Queen! Usually the smallest in the colony..she can lift 20 times her body weight. She is a soldier, builder of ant hills and food provider. When she finds a good food supply, she leaves a scent for other workers to follow and refill until the food source is depleted. Hint: this is the formation you see as ants are traveling to and from your house!