The Hazards of DIY Exterminating

by | Jul 17, 2014 | business services

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Nothing can be more of a nuisance than pests taking over your home. It doesn’t matter what type of pest you my have: cockroaches, ants, spiders or some other type of insect or animal, if you have a problem, then you need to seek the assistance of a professional exterminator. It is not difficult to find good Pest Control in Marlboro. Of course you could attempt to rid yourself of the problem using store-bought products and various contraptions, but this could cause a host of problems.


One problem of DIY exterminating is lack of success. Consumers will often rush out to their local Wal-Mart as soon as they realize that they have an ant or cockroach infestation and purchase “Raid” or similar products. These products may seem effective in the beginning, however, homeowners will often see a resurface of the pests in question. Lack of success could be due to using the wrong product or a product that is simply not strong enough.


Another problem with do-it-yourself exterminating is the risk on your health. Even if you don’t have sensitivities to chemicals or asthma, inhaling products that must be sprayed from aerosol cans can lead to respiratory difficulties, and in sensitive individuals, it can even lead to respiratory distress. Professional exterminators hardly ever use products that leave behind any detectable odor. This is due to the professional grade of their products that are specifically created to be as safe as possible.


If the pest or pests invading your home is an animal, permanently ridding your home of the animal can be even more challenging than effectively exterminating insects. Repellents often aren’t strong enough to keep raccoons, possums or other animals away, and if you’re not licensed to trap and relocate a wild animal, then it is illegal.


So if you’ve got pests in your home that are attempting to take over, and you need Pest Control in Marlboro, then you should give Freehold Pest Control a call. You don’t want to waste your time and money trying to exterminate your home without professional assistance. If you expect to have long-term, effective pest control, then you’re better off having a professional pest control agency than causing yourself a lot of frustration. Not only can you rest assured that your problem will be rectified, but it will be conducted in the safest manner possible, that won’t pose a threat to the environment, any pets, or your family.



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