eco friendly pest control

Eco Friendly Pest Control: Is It an Effective Solution to a Bug Problem?

When you find ants in the kitchen, wasps next to the front door, or even worse, a dead cockroach on the floor, you’ll do just about anything to restore your peace of mind. But as you reach for your favorite pesticide to start spraying in every nook and cranny, you may not realize that you’re replacing one danger for another. Pests are a nuisance, …

Elevate PestEco Friendly Pest Control: Is It an Effective Solution to a Bug Problem?
Herbicides

Selective and Non-Selective Herbicides: How They Work

Did you know that the first attempt at selective control of weeds took place in 1800s France? Since then, people have been perfecting the way to rid their gardens and fields of weeds and invasive vegetation with herbicides. If you have noticed an uptick in weeds and other unwanted vegetation in your garden, it is crucial to tackle the problem …

Elevate PestSelective and Non-Selective Herbicides: How They Work
how to get rid of a wasps nest

Wasp Control: How to Get Rid of a Wasp’s Nest

Tired of being terrorized by wasps, but don’t know how to remove them from your home? If this sounds like your current struggle, don’t worry. Hundreds of homeowners find themselves in an ongoing battle with these unwanted house guests. In fact, they are intimidating enough to scare many away from the removal process although. But rest assured you do not …

Elevate PestWasp Control: How to Get Rid of a Wasp’s Nest
Organic pest control

What is Organic Pest Control?

One billion pounds of conventional pesticides are used annually to control weeds, insects, and other pests in the US alone. Pesticides have become commonplace in the modern world. But many people can no longer ignore the serious implications they carry for the environment, and for human and animal health. The overuse of pesticides can destabilize ecosystems, reducing the quality of water sources …

Elevate PestWhat is Organic Pest Control?
diy pest control

DIY Pest Control? Top Reasons Pest Control Is Best Left to the Experts

Household insecticides make up a $12 billion global industry. The United States, in turn, is the largest consumer and producer of such products. While convenient, these ready-to-use pesticides may not be as beneficial as you think. On the contrary, their improper use can pose health hazards. Experts even link their misuse and overuse to food shortages. So, before you spend …

Elevate PestDIY Pest Control? Top Reasons Pest Control Is Best Left to the Experts
Non-toxic

Are There Non-Toxic Pest Control Options?

Picture this. You’re sitting on your porch, and a swarm of mosquitos accosts you. You reach for the bug spray and drive the annoyances away. The likely reason the bug repellant is so effective is because of the DEET inside. DEET or N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide isn’t usually an overwhelmingly dangerous chemical. Many cases of DEET poisoning are relatively mild. Still, There has been evidence …

Elevate PestAre There Non-Toxic Pest Control Options?
how to get rid of an ant infestation

How to Get Rid of an Ant Infestation Quickly

There are over 10,000 species of ants around the world. Each of these types of ants may have different capabilities and are found in different areas of the world. If you are dealing with an ant infestation, it can feel impossible to get rid of all of them. Do you want to learn how to get rid of an ant …

Elevate PestHow to Get Rid of an Ant Infestation Quickly
get rid of bedbugs

The Signs You Have Bedbugs and How to Get Rid of Them

If you’ve ever dealt with a bedbug infestation, you know what a headache these pests can be. Despite their tiny size, they’ve become notorious for clearing out entire hotels and driving people out of their homes. With sneaky habits that make them hard to spot, it’s easy to miss signs of an infestation until it’s too late. If you’re wondering whether …

Elevate PestThe Signs You Have Bedbugs and How to Get Rid of Them