Pests

How to Get Rid of Snakes

Most people would agree that snakes are undesirable. The majority of the population would agree that they do not want to look out of their window, into the garden and see snakes moving about in the area where perhaps their children play or their beloved pets. Depending on where you live, you may encounter snakes on a regular basis or you may never see a snake at all.

Snakes in general tend to shy away from humans. They are not usually looking out for us so that they can attack or do us harm. Still with the rapid development of towns and cities these days, we have tended to encroach on their territory and very often those living in suburban or rural areas will walk out of their home to find a snake in their path.

Uninviting your Guests

Quick-Fix Termite Spray?

Termites are indeed a scourge for home owners. Just when you think your house is in tip top condition, you find evidence that the little munchers are honing in on your home’s internal framework.

Not only is it devastating to find that termites are consuming your home bite by bite, but often you can’t tell the extent of the problem. It would be wonderful if you could reach for a termite spray in a can and deal with the pests in the same way you would a pesky fly. Unfortunately, however, the solution is not that simple.

Easy but Ugly

Termite Treatment Options For Different Termites

They are such tiny little critters yet they can cause so much damage to your property that your home can be eaten right out from beneath you. Termites are pests that must be eradicated without delay. Like an iceberg whose size is only partially evident above the water, a termite problem can be apparent on the surface but you may have little to no idea about the extent of the damage in the structural skeleton of your home.

Termite Control Chemicals - Advised For DIY?

Before you go visiting death and destruction upon the termite population in your precious home, arm yourself with some vital information about termite control chemicals. Not the most advisable do-it-yourself project, you really need to understand what you are doing before tackling it at all.

Termite control chemicals are really best left to the professionals but, since DIY chemical products do exist on the mainstream market, you can feel reassured that they are safe enough to be entrusted to the average home owner who is confident in his or her adeptness at following instructions carefully and applying the information to the letter.

Types of Termites

Termites are often though of as one of the main problem pests we are likely to come across. Their passion for eating their way through timber framed housing makes them a force to be reckoned with; the worst enemy of the home owner. In this article, we will look at the different types of termites and their characteristics, which should hopefully give you a better idea of what to look out for if you're unfortunate enough to become infested.

What are termites