Protect your house from summer pests

Protect your house from summer pests

Summer means many things to many people but means one thing to summer pests: Invasion. This is the favorite season for a great number of pests to breed, grow, and attack human dwellings. Pests like cockroaches, bed bugs, rodents, lizards, termites, spiders and ants, all love to show their presence during this season and bring with them a plethora of diseases and infections. As per experts at commercial pest control dubai, JPC, summer is the season when they get most complaints and calls for help. Once these pests make an entry into the house, they cause unimaginable damage to the human property and health. So, the smart move is to restrict their entry even before they think about invading your house, meaning preparing your house to unwelcome any sort of such pests. In this post, we have listed down some tried and tested ways to restrict the entry of pests into your homes.


Cover the drains

Make sure there are no open drains that lead pests into your houses. Drains are one the most common route used by pests especially roaches and rodents to make their way into your house. What’s worse, they bring in all the filth they find in the sewage system with them into your house. So the best move is to cover the open drains with lids and a thin net.


Get rid of Stagnant water

Stagnant water is the breeding ground for many pests such as snakes, centipedes etc& attraction for many others. If you have stagnant water formed due to rain, pipe leakage, over irrigation etc., make sure to fix it as soon as possible.


Take out trash

One of the basic reasons why pests love to live in your house is that they find plenty of food to dwell on. Pests such as roaches, rodents, flies, and ants, make such places their homes that allow easy access to food no matter wasteful. So, make sure to not leave any food items uncovered and even cover the trash bin properly so that roaches and rodents face a dearth of edibles. Take out the trash in time and discard it away from home.


Seal Gaps

Looks for cracks, holes, and gaps and seal them so that there are ways for pests to invade. The gaps between windows and below doors allow easy entry to pests. Use good quality bottom door seals to cover the gaps below doors.


In case, if you find it hard to curtail the entry of pests, don’t hesitate to call the pest control companies in uae to tackle the issue in time.