What's Attracting Pests To Your Home And How To Fix It
At Innovative Pest Control, we've visited many homes and seen many conditions that attract insects and rodents. Below is a list of conducive conditions we frequently identify when we service East Texas homes. We've also included information on how to fix those issues.
Tree Branches On House
Keep tree branches away from house to reduce pest access.
Firewood Next To Foundation
Keep firewood away from house to reduce harborage areas.
Debris In Crawl Space Or Next To The Foundation
Remove debris to reduce termite harborage areas.
Excessive Plant Cover, Stumps, Etc.
Provide spacing between plant cover and structure.
Soil Above Foundation Line
Keep soil below top of foundation to reduce harborage areas.
Wood To Soil Contact
Keep soil from touching wood to eliminate termite access.
Debris on Roof/Gutter
Keep gutters and the roof free of debris to reduce harborages.
Standing Water Near Or Under The Structure
Eliminate standing water to reduce habitats
Openings At Plumbing & Electric
Seal openings to reduce pest entry points.
Excessive Gaps Around Windows & Doors
Seal openings to reduce pest access.
Leaky Plumbing Fixtures
Repair or replace leaky fixtures to reduce moisture for pests.
Garbage Cans Uncovered
Keep covered to reduce attracting insects and rodents.
Moisture Damaged Wood
Repair or replace rotting or damaged wood to reduce insect harborages.