What are Termites?
Termites are eusocial insects, often called the “silent destroyer” because they may be secretly hiding and thriving in your home or yard without any immediate signs of damage. All termites consume cellulose-based plant materials. Unfortunately, all homes, regardless of their construction type, can provide cellulose food for termite infestation.
Why worry about termites?
Termites cause a lot of damage each year. They primarily feed on wood, but also damage paper, books, insulation, and even swimming pool liners and filtration systems. Termites can injure living trees and shrubs and every other damp thing they find in their way.
How to identify termite infestation?
The presence of mud-like material that lines the galleries in an irregular pattern. Termites may excavate the wood so that only a very thin layer of wood is left on the surface of the cavity and the outside. But they damage the insides of the wood. Your home is your castle, and protecting it from invaders means having the best protection. When you send in the pest control cavalry to win back your home, they set up plans that are specific to your needs. They take into consideration the size of your home, the level of infestation and long-term prevention.
Here’s why you must not try fighting these trouble makers all by yourself and call up the service providers. Have you ever heard that killing a killer bee will attract the hive and swarm you? Using a wrong elimination method will have the same consequences with many pests. Using an exterminator means having someone who knows how to deal with potential nests and the risks inherent with treating them. They are a group of experienced men who have dealt with the same issues before and know what’s best to be done for every related problem. Termites must be terminated once and for all and that calls for an expert cleaning.
BED BUGS Bed bugs are parasitic insects of the cimicid family. The common bed bug, is the best known as it prefers to feed on human blood. but they can move quickly over floors, walls, and ceilings. Female bedbugs may lay hundreds of eggs, each of which is about the size of a speck of dust, over a lifetime. Immature bedbugs, called nymphs, shed their skins five times before reaching maturity and require a meal of blood before each shedding. Under favorable conditions the bugs can develop fully in as little as a month and produce three or more generations per year. Although they are a nuisance, they do not transmit diseases.
Signs of Infestation If you wake up with itchy areas you didn't have when you went to sleep, you may have bedbugs, particularly if you got a used bed or other used furniture around the time the bites started. Other signs that you have bedbugs include: Small blood stains on your sheets or pillowcases Dark or rusty spots of bedbug excrement on sheets and mattresses, bed clothes, and walls
If you suspect an infestation, remove all bedding and check it carefully for signs of the bugs or their excrement. Also, check the area around the bed, including inside books, telephones or radios, the edge of the carpet, and even in electrical outlets. Check your closet, because bedbugs can attach to clothing. If you are uncertain about signs of bedbugs, call an exterminator, who will know what to look for.
Why OTJ247 for Bed bug infestation elimination?
Use of technology and latest products is the sole purpose of the companies aim to eliminate the infestation. OTJ247 shall make the job a lot easier for you. We have teams of specialized people working at your comfort to eliminate all these pests and make sure they never show up again.
Apart from just these two bus, there are a lot other uninvited guests that steal our peace every other day. These can include cockroaches, spiders, ants and many others. We have a solution to keep all these away from you in the easiest way possible.