What You Need to Know About DYI Bug Killers

Just because bug killers are sold over the counter does not mean that they are safe or effective.

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If you are considering using an over-the-counter bug killer, there are some things you need to know. Just because bug killers are sold over the counter does not mean that they are safe or effective.

Your first reaction when you see a roach in your home may be to grab the strongest bug spray you can find. However, while the pesticide may kill whatever unwanted pest is in your house, it is likely harmful to you and your family.

Especially Harmful for Children

Because a child’s body and immune system is still developing, they are especially susceptible to harm from the use of pesticides. In addition, small children are typically more likely to be exposed to these over-the-counter bug killers because of crawling around on the floor and putting other objects and their hands in their mouths.

The problem is that pests in your home can also pose a danger to your family. Cockroaches produce allergens that can trigger allergies and asthma attacks. Other types of pests and rodents can trigger these responses too and can also carry germs and diseases.

However, there are ways to control household pests and keep you family safe. At B & D Pest Solutions, you will find answers to all your pest control needs. With customized services created by highly trained pest management technicians, you can expect the best pest protection.

Pest Control Prevention is Key

The best way to keep unwanted pests out of your home is to make it unappealing to them. All pests need food and shelter to survive. If they’re unable to find these in your home, chances are they’ll go somewhere else.

Taking preventive measures can discourage pests from entering your home. However, prevention techniques don’t always work and you may still have a pest control problem.

St. Louis Pest Control Solutions

If you’ve already tried taking preventative measures and still have a pest problem, call B & D Pest Solutions.¬†We strive to keep your home free from pests with innovative treatments, expertise and acute legislation knowledge. With no bugs and pest to worry about, your home will be pest-free and disease-free, thanks to the best services in pest control, St. Louis.

Our approach is simple. Our expert team will search and cover all possible entry points like those inside the house, underneath as well as outside your home. Call us today at (855) 682-2855 or fill out our online contact form.