As the temperature outside drops, we cozy up inside our nice, warm houses. Unfortunately, so do insects and rodents.  Insects and other pests often will enter a home through an unsealed door, torn screen, crack in the foundation or walls. After entry the pest will inhabit a portion of your home and reproduce. After a pest has infested your home it can be very difficult to exterminate.
As the temperature outside drops, we cozy up inside our nice, warm houses. Unfortunately, so do insects and rodents. Insects and other pests often will enter a home through an unsealed door, torn screen, crack in the foundation or walls. After entry the pest will inhabit a portion of your home and reproduce. After a pest has infested your home it can be very difficult to exterminate.
Whether the invaders are as small as an ant or as big as a family of skunks, your best defense against pests is sealing off their entry points into your fortress. Sealing your house can solve many in home infestations.  To prevent these pest from entering your home specific measures can be taken to seal these entry points.
Whether the invaders are as small as an ant or as big as a family of skunks, your best defense against pests is sealing off their entry points into your fortress. Sealing your house can solve many in home infestations. To prevent these pest from entering your home specific measures can be taken to seal these entry points.
  • do

    • seal up cracks and crevices with sealant
    • screen entry points such as vents that open to exteriors
    • remove window air conditioning units
    • assess exterior lighting situation
    • apply insecticide outdoors around perimeter of building by mid-October
  • don't

    • wait to sweep or vacuum up insects
    • fog your entire home or building
    • fear that insects will reproduce indoors
    • worry about bringing outdoor potted plants indoors
    • forget to seal around external pipes leading into the home

Pest Control Services

1

Assess Inspection

We will conduct a thorough inspection of your property, bring in state-of-the-art equipment.

2

Implement Getting the Job Done

We will take care of identified problems and fill out a Pest Control Service Ticket.

3

Monitor A Year-Round Solution

We will check for new pests while monitoring the status of previous treatments.

More than 200 countries have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19. With the coronavirus pandemic at different stages around the world, some of those countries and territories are easing restrictions. Every person and every business has been affected by various forms of lockdown. How people live and how people work has changed. While it’s uncertain how […]

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More than 200 countries have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19. With the coronavirus pandemic at different stages around the world, some of those countries and territories are easing restrictions. Every person and every business has been affected by various forms of lockdown. How people live and how people work has changed. While it’s uncertain how […]

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More than 200 countries have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19. With the coronavirus pandemic at different stages around the world, some of those countries and territories are easing restrictions.

Every person and every business has been affected by various forms of lockdown. How people live and how people work has changed. While it’s uncertain how long this situation will last, the relaxation of lockdown measures offers hope of a new kind of normal.

The majority of employers (93%) are worried about ensuring that workplace conditions and policies comply with applicable safety and health regulations after lockdown¹. Staff and customers are worried about putting themselves at risk of another outbreak.

While both parties are rightly concerned about what going back to work means for them, ensuring people are safe and stay safe should always be the top priority.

 

Supporting your business as you re-open

At Rentokil, we understand it’s important you’re able to focus on the operations of your business, secure in the knowledge that your staff, visitors and customers are safe. Our services protect people from the dangers of pest-borne disease and the risks of poor hygiene, so, if you’re looking to re-open your business, why not get in touch with our team today? 

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¹Littler COVID-19 Flash Survey Report, 2020

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