With the arrival of winter, some people become relaxed to get rid of pests. People believe that common pests become inactive during colder months, but some pests become a nuisance even in freezing season. Unfortunately, the winter is the season when they can invade your home most.
The main reason for pests infestation in winter is their search for food and shelter to stay hidden until the temperature becomes normal. The pests invade your home in winter are:
The house mouse and rats are the encountered rodents that chew through drywall and wires which cause property damage. They can contaminate food and deliver diseases such as tapeworms and salmonella.
Cockroaches prefer to live in a small area near to moisture and food sources. So, your home especially the kitchen is a perfect habitat for them. They can contaminate edibles, spread bacteria, allergies even cause asthma symptoms.
The spiders like to spin their web in dark and undisturbed places like attics, closets, crawl spaces and basement. You can easily found the spider in your cardboard boxes, window moldings, shoes, etc. Generally, the spiders stay calm, but they can bite if you disturb them.
Bedbugs drive your home and live in the woolen clothes, mattress, upholstery furniture, carpets and cozy places. They become active in nights and bite your uncovered body parts which cause swelling and itchiness.
Rarely it happens, but if you notice the ants in your home during the winter, it is a sign that the carpenter ants nest is available within your home structure. So, you must take action to remove them.
Pests in winter is another problem along with property damages due to wind and snow. But you can keep the winter pests away from your home with the help of pest control and removal professionals. At Milton Pest Control, we offer safe and reliable pest control service. When you notice the pest in your home, call our licensed and experienced technicians to get efficient pest removal services in Milton.