Nothing beats the memories you make when finding the perfect Christmas tree with your family. The chopping, the dragging, and the struggle to put it on your car, is all worth it when you see the joy on your little one’s face as they decorate it… until they find a giant bug or two (or ten) crawling around inside. Keep your home pest-free and full of holiday cheer by making sure you don’t bring home any Christmas tree bugs.
O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how buggie are thy branches.
The hunt for the perfect Christmas tree is the best part of the holiday season (in our opinion). It’s also the most important step in making sure you have a pest-free holiday. We recommend doing the following once you’ve set your eyes on a tree you like:
Once your perfect tree has survived the trek home, you’re going to want to do one final check to make sure that no stray creepy crawlers hitchhiked their way home with you.
The holiday season is meant to be a time filled with joy and cheer, but having a pest problem could make it go from holly jolly to bah humbug in a matter of seconds. Just be sure to follow these tips before bringing your Christmas tree home, and you’ll be on your way to a pest-free Christmas!