Authored by: UrbanWale Blog Contributor, Nisha Singhania
Wintertime allows technicians to focus
specifically on the interior of a property and spot new problems that were
completely unknown to the owners. Particular emphasis is placed on the watch so
that the property can be better prepared for the return of the sunny days.
Spiders and rodents are a problem indoors during the colder months. In the case
of spiders, in particular, webs are removed and their areas as well as other
areas where a new infestation is likely to be treated. Rodent activity is
monitored in cellars, crawlspaces, and attics to prevent homeowners from seeing
any signs of activity in higher tier areas.
Another important winter step is extensive attic
treatment. Many pests, including stray insects, box beetles, and carpenter
ants, hide and slide in attics until the weather warms up. At this point, they
are invading your property, which needs extensive treatment. Dust attics during
the cold season will keep these pests out of your home so you won't have to
deal with them when spring is approaching.
Don't confuse winter with when you should fire
pest control services - it will help prepare you for the warm seasons ahead!
Urbanwale technicians are professionals in identifying and sealing access
points for pests and using pesticides to create a protective barrier to your
home. Winter is the BEST time to fix this barrier as the 3 components that
break down pesticides - light, heat, and humidity - play a smaller role during
the colder seasons. This ensures a preventive pest prevention program when
temperatures rise again.
Importance Of Pest Control In Winter
Without exception, we spend more time within each
winter. Of course, you can go skiing, sledding or ice skating in a nearby park
with the kids, but the house is hot and you will spend most of your time here.
But being in a house with little or no fresh air comes with inherent problems.
You are not the only one who wants to get out of
the cold; Insects and rodents love it too. When your home is exposed, they end
up in gaps in your walls, crawling spaces in the attic, and even heating ducts.
It is not a big problem with ants or centipedes, but cockroaches and rodents
have the potential to make your winter an uninterrupted season of disease. I
remember one winter when I had a cold that did not go away. It took so long
that she could not remember not having it. At the time, I thought it was just
the cold that was holding me back from improving. But looking back, I remember
it was one of the years we had mice in our house. I never thought to combine
the two. In my opinion, rats were field creatures, not cleaners like rats. But
it turns out that rats are not much cleaner than rats.
Rodents and cockroaches have the potential to
transmit disease and bacteria to their stomachs. If they crawl on your
silverware, slip on your plates and get into your food, they will spread these
invisible insects to you and your family. If they get into the airways,
bacteria in the urine and feces can get into the air and infect everyone in the
house. In the city, families fight asthma all year round, but especially in
winter, because cockroaches are not only bacteria and pathogens, floating
debris from their feces or corrosive bodies also causes an allergic reaction.
If you have asthma at home, it can be related to cockroaches.
If you want a healthy family, professional pest
control is a year-round service without which you cannot do. Pest control
companies not only destroy pests, but also help families close their homes
using modern exclusion methods, modify structures, and use limited and specific
pesticides to protect exterior walls from intrusion. They give tips on how to
keep pests away and clean and disinfect contaminated areas.
If you or your family are battling an illness, it
could just be the flu or even the common cold - after all, it's common, right?
But if it comes to insects or rodents, you can face long and difficult months.
Protect yourself and stay informed this winter. You do not have to live with a
pest-related disease. Be proactive today.
Reasons To Have Pest Control Service In
Winter Season -
Cold weather will not affect the insects
that live on your walls
Although cold can affect insects outside, many
types of insects that can make your home inside your walls will remain comfortable
throughout the winter. Winter pest control is important to treat any possible
infections from ants, beetles, ears, or carpenter ants.
Rodents can enter your home through small
The rods can pass through very small cracks in
your walls; in fact, mice have been known to penetrate small holes like coins.
Because cold weather can cause rats to seek shelter in your home, it is
important to install all possible access points to keep rodents out of your
The attic can act as a spider shelter
Spiders often seek refuge from the cold on the
ceiling, weaving the membranes and dropping the egg boxes at home while doing
so. At the onset of hot weather, nets and boxes left in the attic can form the
basis for a recurrence of infection.
Winter inspections can reveal
During a severe winter, your pest control
specialist will do a thorough inspection of your home for problems or
situations that may increase your risk of pest problems will help protect your
home and prepare it for others.
Cracks, holes, and unresolved gaps near windows
and doors can be a major problem in the spring.
Even if the number of insects is not very active
during the winter season, unwanted insects and rodents quickly return to the
summer weather. Failure to address any issues that remain unresolved during the
winter may leave your home unprotected when the spring is in full swing.
At Urbanwale, we provide year-round pest control to residents and
businesses in Jamshedpur. Contact us today to stay pest-free for all four