Pest control and ant removal services for Omaha and Council Bluffs

July 15, 2021

You need to ensure that you use the proper pest control techniques and strategies to keep insects and pests at bay. This will keep unwanted visitors out of your home as many pests carry diseases, can cause damage to your property, and destroy your belongings. As an Omaha or Iowa homeowner, you will, naturally, want to do everything in your power to keep pests and insects out of your property.

At Genie Pest Control, our exterminators have seen many homeowners make the same mistakes when it comes to maintaining a pest-free zone in their homes. To make sure that you get the very most from your pest control efforts, our residential insect removal experts have outlined some of the most common errors homeowners make. With our professional exterminators, you can ensure that you don’t make the same mistakes!

Failing To Be Proactive With Insect And Pest Control

When it comes to maintaining a pest-free home, one of the most important things you need to do is be proactive in protecting your Omaha or Iowa home. Our pest and insect exterminators recommend that you keep your home free of clutter, crumbs, and debris and that you store your food in sealed containers. It’s also wise to fill any cracks or gaps in your home’s exterior where pests can gain entry.

Ignoring An Issue

Many homeowners either fail to recognize that there is a pest issue in the home or, worse still, they make the mistake of avoiding it. The longer that you leave a pest issue untreated, the worse it will get. Pests and insects can multiply quickly, and a full-blown infestation can soon take hold of your Omaha or Iowa property if you don’t react in time. If you think you might have a pest issue, contact professional exterminators as soon as possible so we can investigate and take further action if necessary.

Attempting to DIY Your Pest Control

Using the incorrect DIY pest control treatments can often cause more harm than good. Whether you are using store-bought solutions, natural remedies, or fixes you found online, you need to know what you are doing. Homeowners have caused extensive damage to their own homes using the wrong insect and pest control treatments. Be sure that you proceed with caution if you opt not to hire a professional exterminator and instead go down the DIY road.

Not Finding The Cause

As a professional insect and pest control company, we will always treat the issue but, first, we will identify the cause. Without first identifying the cause of the issue, beginning your pest control treatment is a sure-fire way for pests to return post-treatment quickly. Before you start taking action to resolve the issue, you should try to identify where the insects and pests are located in your home, how they got in, and if they have spread through your home. Taking a big-picture approach, you can ensure that the issue is resolved for good.

Our Exterminators Can Keep Pests Out Of Your Home

To keep your home free of insects or pests, be sure to avoid all of the mistakes discussed above. With the right approach to insect and pest extermination, you can ensure that unwanted visitors do not gain access to your Omaha or Iowa home. If you suspect that you have an insect or pest issue, remember to contact Genie Pest Control as soon as possible so our professional exterminators can eliminate the issue once and for all.

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