Entries by PestProse

How to Prevent Bats in your Home

As scary as they may appear, bats are actually quite shy.  Though they may qualify as nuisance pests, knowing their behavior will help keep your home environment free of bats while letting them play their pest control role within the food chain. If you are frightened by bats, know that many other people feel the […]

Skunk Removal Made Easy

While many species of wildlife spend winter in total hibernation, unfortunately for us one of the species that doesn’t is the skunk. If you have discovered a skunk residing under your home or near your home, skunk removal is going to be at the top of your to-do list. What’s So Bad About a Skunk? […]

Do Mice Repellents Actually Work?

There are many myths surrounding which DIY mouse techniques work the best to help evict your unwanted house guest.  But which ones can do the job? The majority of natural mouse repellent/home remedies people usually think of such as peppermint, moth balls and ultrasonic sound waves don’t actually work at all. It’s possible that you […]

Winter Wildlife

Maintaining a pest-free zone can be difficult during the cold winter months.  The warmth of the house combined with the promise of food can encourage critters to find a way in. Moles, rodents, squirrels and skunks do not hibernate during the winter.  Here are a few tips for Wildlife Control during these winter months. Secure […]

Bed Bugs: Not Just in Beds!

Unfortunately, bed bugs are all too common today, and there are many other ways people can encounter bed bugs, inadvertently taking them home. Bed bugs are most commonly found in residential homes, hotels, hospitals, schools, warehouses, office buildings and on the seats of transportation vehicles, but there are many other places that are susceptible to […]

Why are Mice Moving into your House this Fall?

As the leaves are turning red, orange and yellow, the air is filled with the smells of apple cider and temperatures are dropping; rodents are looking for a warm home with heat and a food source. They will find creative ways to enter your home; through cracks in walls, open windows and doors, vents, pipes, […]

Welcome to St. Louis Weather…Just wait a day and it will change!

It was just last week when it still felt like Summer and customers were talking about mosquitoes invading their yards. Now that Fall weather is here to stay, we have customers calling and asking what to do with those Stink Bugs, Elderbox Bugs and Asian Lady Bugs all trying to get into your home before […]