Tips on Getting Rid of Pests

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Rodents, cockroaches, bed bugs, termites are some of the examples of pests. Pests are known to live inside homes and other buildings which makes it absolutely mandatory to get rid of them at the earliest. For getting rid of pests, there are different ways depending on the type of the pest that you may deal with. Although calling a professional is the right way to go, there are certain effective DIY methods you should consider. Here are some of those DIY methods of getting rid of pests.

  1. By Setting Traps and Baits – Food is probably the biggest factor that attracts the pests. If your house is present with mice, rats, cockroaches and ants, then consider setting traps and baits. There are various types of baits and traps that are different for each one of them. For instance; traps like glue boards are used for catching mice but this trap will not work for others. Therefore, do some research and consider this method.
  2. By Using Chemicals and Insecticides – Chemicals and Insecticides are easily available over the counter. Majority of the insecticides and chemicals come in the form of spray bottles which can be sprayed on the areas where you may suspect the presence of the pests. Make sure you do not overuse and also read all the safety instructions written on the label.
  3. By Using Plants as Repellents – Certain indoor plants are known to keep certain insects and bugs away acting as repellents in the best effective manner. Citronella grass, oregano, lavender is some of the best examples of using plants as insect repellents.

These are some of the tips and also methods for cheap pest control in Brisbane.