When you think of pests, you probably think of the summertime. When the winter arrives, most pests go into hibernation or can’t survive the cooler temperatures (*cough* mosquitoes), but others flee from the cold by entering homes in search of warmth. It can be easy to overlook, but winter pest control is very important to maintain to keep your home and family safe.
The most common pests that you can expect to find in and around your home during the winter are:
Click on the links above to learn more about each type of winter pests and steps you can take to specifically prevent and manage them.
For general winter pest control 101, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has a few tips to follow to prevent winter pests from getting access to your home.
It’s easy for people to overlook winter pest control, but it is important. If you need help ensuring that your home is pest-free and safe, reach out to our team here. We would be happy to help you tackle your pest problems.