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Sharing your home with unwanted visitors can be an unnerving experience and something that homeowners will want to avoid at all costs. While there are plenty of measures you can take to make your home less attractive to mice, sometimes this little rodents will find their way into your home despite your best efforts. Here at Genie Pest Control our rodent removal experts advise taking action as quickly as possible to ensure your home is mouse-free.

At Genie Pest Control, we understand how intimidating sharing your home with spiders can be. Seeing these creepy, eight-legged pests crawling around your property is enough to unnerve any homeowner. When spiders get into your home, they can multiply quickly and before you know it, you could have a full-blown infestation on your hands.

Homeowners should be able to enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in their own homes. However, if you suspect that you are sharing your bed with unwanted visitors, it can lead to a long stretch of stressful, sleepless nights. Although bed bug’s bites are relatively harmless and don’t spread disease, they are persistent little pests that can make your life very uncomfortable if you fail to take action quickly.

Termites are one of the most destructive pests that homeowners in Omaha and Council Bluffs have to deal with. Here at Genie Pest Control, we appreciate just how unnerving it can be to discover a termite colony on your property. And, while our team of termite removal experts can help you to remove termites from your home, prevention is always better than cure when it comes to termite infestations.

Although ants are typically found in nests outside of the home, these pesky little insects have a tendency to find their way into our homes. Usually, they make their way inside through various entry points as they forage for food. While seeing a few ants in your home might not be a major inconvenience, ant scouts leave a trail of pheromones behind them to attract other members of the colony to follow. Before you know it, you can have a serious ant problem on your hands.

Wasps are, without a doubt, one of the most potentially aggressive and feared pests in Omaha and Council Bluffs, particularly during the warmer months of the year. In reality, wasps will rarely attack a person unless they feel threatened. However, most people have experienced the pain of a wasp sting and don’t want it to happen again. While wasps have a reputation for unprovoked attacks, the issue becomes serious when a wasp is in distress. In an agitated state, they will release a pheromone that will alert nearby colony members to attack in a nasty stinging frenzy.

For homeowners in Omaha and Council Bluffs, wasps are among the most unwelcome sights in any home or garden. With their often-aggressive behaviors, they can sting multiple times and will work together to defend their nests if provoked. Here at Genie Pest Control, we understand the havoc that wasps can wreak on your backyard fun during the summer months, and we’re here to help!

Now that summer has officially arrived, and the temperatures are rising, unfortunately, so too is the number of mosquitos. These small flying insects can make a real nuisance of themselves, and while some mosquito bites are relatively harmless, others can carry diseases that are potentially very harmful to our health.

The reason that ants come into your home in the first place is that they are looking for food. In order to avoid attracting ants inside, our ant removal technicians at Genie Pest Control advise you to be sure to clean up food and drink spills as quickly so you can. Keep your pet bowls clean also and be sure to store fruit in the refrigerator in sealed containers. Taking these measures will ensure that your home is less attractive to ants, to begin with, and will reduce the chances of an infestation.