Category: Amherst Exterminators

Why You Should Hire a Professional Exterminator

Why You Should Hire a Professional Exterminator

As the weather gets warmer outside, you may notice an influx of pests entering your home. Spiders, ants, and cockroaches are among the top few pests that become more prevalent during spring. While many pest issues seem minor, they can lead to other problems that could negatively impact your home. It can be challenging to… Read more »

Keeping Your Home Clean & Disinfected

Keeping Your Home Clean & Disinfected

During these times it is important to be mindful of the cleanliness of our homes.  There are many surfaces and areas that need to be routinely cleaned. If you are wondering how you can keep your home and family safe, there are a few steps everyone can take to create a clean and safe environment…. Read more »

Pest Prevention Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring is approaching and with spring comes insects. As temperatures warm up, insects venture back outside, and often times, into our home. It is important to keep insects out of your home this spring to avoid unwanted infestations, consider using these methods: Keep Gardens Distant We all start working hard on our gardens during the… Read more »

What Are Moth Balls + How To Get Rid Of Moths

What Are Moth Balls?

Almost everyone is familiar with the distinct smell of mothballs. The pungent chemical odor is a staple in many people’s closets, but why are these small white crystals useful? Mothballs are small pellets that are used to combat the presence of moths and other bugs in clothing. The main ingredient in mothballs is naphthalene, which… Read more »

Christmas Tree Safety

Christmas Tree Safety

The holiday season is quickly approaching, which means it will soon be time to buy a Christmas tree, hang stockings, and prepare for the upcoming festivities. While the Christmas tree is a landmark tradition, it is important to practice proper safety measures when bringing one into your home. For many people, the smell of fresh… Read more »

Keeping Pests Out of Your Home This Winter

Keeping Pests Out of Your Home This Winter

Fall has begun in Western New York, which means winter is just a few short weeks away! As the weather gets colder, rodents and pests will be looking for shelter. Unlike many species of birds, pests like mice and raccoons don’t travel south for warmth; they head indoors instead! With the holiday season quickly approaching,… Read more »

Where Do Pests and Critters Go in The Winter?

Where Do Pests and Critters Go in The Winter?

As Summer nears its end and we head into Fall, you may be wondering what happens to small critters and pests during cold winter months. Western New York winters consist of extreme cold temperatures, treacherous snowfall, and dark clouds hanging over every day.   Where do the critters go during the winter months when there’s… Read more »

How to Get A Mouse Out of Your House

How to Get A Mouse Out of Your House

Uninvited house guests can be extremely annoying , especially when those guests happen to be four-legged, curly-tailed critters that dig through your trash and can potentially carry over 35 diseases! If you have a mouse darting back and forth across your kitchen floor, you’ll want to catch it first and ask questions later. Many people… Read more »

Interesting Facts About Rats

Having a rat problem in your home can be extremely stressful for a homeowner, especially if you are trying to handle it alone. If you discover you have a rat problem it is best to hire a professional to help remove them. After you have consulted a professional, you can relax knowing that the situation… Read more »

Easy Ways to Rid Your Home of Pesky Ants

Just like bears, ants hibernate during the winter. Once the weather breaks, they emerge from hibernation, looking for food to start the cycle over again. Ants are most active when temperatures reach 75-95 degrees Fahrenheit.  Spring and summer are peak season for ants, and this is when you are more likely to find them in… Read more »