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Pest Control Approved Guide to Inspecting a Rental for Infestations

From hiring movers and signing your lease to packing and cleaning, moving into a rental apartment or home can be overwhelming so you may not place much time or energy into pest control. Unfortunately, signing a lease for a rental that is infested with insects and rodents can be dangerous to your physical and emotional well-being. Before you sign your lease, be sure to ask if you can see the specific unit (or home) you’ll be renting and look for these signs of a pest infestation. Cockroaches Cockroaches are not pleasant to see, let alone live with, so you must Read more
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4 Ways to Pest Proof You Home Beyond Pest Control Services

Nobody likes unwanted guests like roaches, mice, spiders and other insects, so calling for pest control services in Frisco, TX might be necessary if they pay an unexpected visit. The best way of handling insects and other pests in your home is keeping them out in the first place by thoroughly pest-proofing your house. You can control most pests with simple do-it-yourself tricks. Here are four ways to pest proof your home: Set out sticky traps Clean kitchen counters with vinegar frequently Seal points of entry Vacuum regularly Keep the critters and insects out of your home with Safe Pro Pest Read more
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3 DIY Home Pest Control Tips to Protect Your Garden

Your garden and landscape were a large investment in time and energy, so maintenance and home pest control are imperative for these areas outside your home. Of course, utilizing pesticides may be effective, but the toxic chemicals can be too hazardous for any plants, fruits, vegetables and herbs that you plant to eat. With these DIY tips, you can prevent pests from harming your beautiful garden. Vinegar Bait It is virtually impossible to rid the outside of insects. However, you can lure insects away from your garden by creating an eco-friendly bait. Place 1 cup each of apple cider vinegar, Read more
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3 Tips For You To Save Money On Termite Pest Control

Discovering termites in your home often comes with a devastating cost. Here are three tips on how to save money on termite control. Have termite inspections. Having regular inspections can make a big difference. Termite damage can cost upwards of $4,000, while a simple inspection may only be $150. Choose to get a pretreatment on a new home, whether you’re buying or building. A pretreatment will help your home to be more termite-proof and avoid future damage. Pre-treatment will also cost less than any post-treatment inflicted by termite damage. Always keep an eye out for termites. Termites are quiet and can do serious damage before anyone notices. Keep Read more
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Pest Control Tips Keep out Pests During the Summer Season

No matter the season, there always seem to be bugs that will not leave you or your home alone. Without proper maintenance, care, and pest control, your house may become the perfect environment for a pest to disrupt a party, a family dinner, or even just your well-deserved peace. No pest, big or small, should cause disruption or danger in your home. Here are six tips to keep out the pests this summer so you can keep your home safe. Take out the trash.  Particularly in the hot Texas heat, garbage and recycling bins can be the perfect host environment for bugs, mice, Read more
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5 Tips To Know About Termite Pest Control

Termites are constantly on the move. Follow these tips to learn how to keep them out of your home. Prevent access from the ground. This means not leaving decaying lumber or vegetation in your yard. Mulch is also great termite food, so find a mulch replacement, or keep it away from the edge of your foundation. Reduce moisture. Use pipes to direct water away from the house, remove standing water and fix leaks. Seal any cracks. Fixing cracks in the foundation of your home will keep wandering termites out. Care for the wood inside and outside your house. Take good care of wood floors Read more
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Have the Best Summer BBQ With No Need for Home Pest Control Services

It’s that time of year! Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. It’s the perfect time for getting outdoors and enjoying backyard barbecue celebrations with family and friends. These get-togethers are usually open to everyone; that is, everyone except for your neighborhood pests. No one wants unwanted bugs around, annoying guests and getting into yummy fixings. If you have plans for lots of outdoor meals this summer, you can expect those pesky bugs to visit. Flies, ants, mosquitoes and bees, they’ll all be along to join in the festivities. During the day, flies, ants and other crawling Read more
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Invest in Pest Management to Avoid These 3 Hazards to Your Home

Having rodents invade your home is not a pleasant experience. Investing in the right pest management service in Frisco, TX, can help ease your rodent phobias, along with ultimately saving you thousands of dollars. Your home is the most likely candidate for a rodent outbreak, as its walls and attic spaces provide ample opportunity for mass breeding. Here are three hazards a rodent invasion can have on your home: Electrical fires Illness and disease Home structure destruction The best offense against a rodent invasion is a well-planned defense. Let Safe Pro Pest Control help provide you with top-notch pest management services. Read more
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Top 5 Reasons Having Pest Control Done For You is Better Than DIY

While many do-it-yourself jobs can be done at home, taking care of pest control may not be one of them. You might be able to take care of small insect problems but there are specific circumstances when hiring a professional pest control service is the best option. The highlights below may help you decide whether or not you need to call in pest control professionals. While the initial costs of hiring a pest control service may be more than doing the work yourself, in the long run, you could end up saving money. Many store-bought pest control chemicals are not Read more
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Tips To Help Homeowners With Preventive Winter Pest Control

There’s no doubt that the coldest part of winter is still to come to North Texas; and for homeowners, that means thinking about preventive pest control that either stops winter pests from entering their homes or that makes their homes a little less pest-friendly.  If you’re wondering how you can keep bugs, spiders, rats and mice from looking for a warm place to hide out this winter, here are some DIY home maintenance tips you can use to minimize the number of pests you have to deal with: Look For Holes And Cracks On The Outside Of Your Home Inspect Read more