The weather will always bring unwanted pests, regardless of the time of year. Mice are looking for warmer spaces in the cold weather and will find a new home in places like your garage, shed, or house. The warmer temperatures bring about pests such as termites. You have a huge problem when they start bringing all their friends into your home!
3 causes of infestation
6 signs of infestation
- Food in your cabinets that appears to have been eaten.
- “Feeding stations” – Hidden places that rodents take food.
- Odd smells that are hard to remove.
- Ceiling stains.
- Gnawing – rodents often eat through things to get to their food source.
- Large amounts of droppings.
The 10 most infested cities in the U.S (according to Yahoo! News)
- New Orleans, Louisiana
- Birmingham, Alabama
- Houston, Texas
- Tampa, Florida
- Memphis, Tennessee
- San Antonio, Texas
- Austin, Texas
- New York, New York
- Miami, Florida
- Orlando, Florida
If you have an infestation problem, you need to reclaim what’s yours! First, contact your local pest control company and have the pests removed. Then, the affected area needs to be cleaned properly and this does not mean grabbing a mop and some PineSol. You must have the area decontaminated to keep your family safe. BioSolutions would be happy to protect you from the viruses and bacteria that infestations can bring into your home. Give us a call at 301.378.0702.