It’s time to up your pest control game before it gets any hotter! As things heat up outside, the bugs always want to find their way inside. So, before you find yourself in need of an exterminator, check out these quick-and-dirty tips for effective pest control in the summer.

Pest Control Tips

  • Don’t leave unsealed food sitting out
  • Don’t leave trash sitting out for too long
  • Got pets? Keep their water bowls outside so the standing water doesn’t attract bugs
  • Repair any leaks
  • Clean up dark and damp areas
  • Make sure your swimming pool and other bodies of water are clean and healthy

The best way to keep pests away is to throw away all the things that attract them, of course. Clean up old cobwebs and dust your home regularly. This will help you get to know every nook and cranny of your house that bugs might find their way into.