Pest control can be difficult, after fumigating your building, the pesticides used can sometimes also be harmful to your own health
There are some precautions you have to take when fumigating your building. However, you could also try natural methods that will help you get rid of pests easily and safely.
Keep Your Gutters Clean And Check Nets
If you battle with flying insects like houseflies and mosquitoes around t, you should think of how to prevent them from getting into the building in the first place.
Check that your window nets are not torn or weak around the edges. Also, ensure the gutters around you are not holding water for these insects to survive in. if you are having trouble completely clearing the gutters of the water, then apply kerosene to the water to kill off the insect in the water.
Clean Dishes and Empty Waste
Empty your waste and clean dishes before going to bed. Rotting food attracts house flies, fruit flies and rats. The cleaning products you use will disinfect the kitchen, discouraging pests from coming into your home.
Vacuum Your Building
Pests like bed bugs can squeeze into very tight spaces that you might not even be able to see. Vacuuming will help you get rid of these kinds of small bums. The next step would be to apply hot steam to areas infested. This will help you kill bed bugs, flies and cockroaches
Use steel wool to stop mice
Rats can sometimes be very difficult to get rid off, if you have identified where they hid in, seal it off with steel wool or other materials they can’t chew through.
Fix Leaks and Seal Cracks
Sealing cracks and spots will prevent insects from re-surfacing from their hiding spots. Make sure you also fix leaks quickly so you breeding mosquitoes inside your house.