Common Pests Invader of Household 

Every household has pests’ problems. They invade your house and live there. Sometimes they become a nuisance because they eat food, they bite and many more. It can cause problems in your household.  

Here are the common pests you find in your household: 

  1. Rodents and mice. The most common and very hard to control. They enter the house for shelter and food.
  2. Termites. They lurk in any wooden parts of your house. The wood is their source of food.
  3. Bed bugs. These pests are actively seeking food at night. You can find them at bed linens, mattress, and furniture. As long as the place has a blood source, they are living there.
  4. Flea. Same as bed bugs, flea’s main source of food is blood. They can be found in human, pets and other animals.

Pests Invader

Why Pests Enter Your House? 

Decorations of Your House 

Most pests love how you keep your place. They like to live in places where they can hide easily. Your decorations, curtains, and furniture are ideal places for them. For example, spiders love to live in a place where there is less sunlight. So most probably you can fund them at the corner of your house or curtains. That is why it is very ideal to always clean your house, most especially in dark areas. You might be surprised to see what kind of creature is living there all along.  

Hitch a Ride 

Often times we are not aware but pests usually hitch a ride by attaching their selves in our clothes, bags, shoes and anything we hold or wear outside. This is because they are actively looking for food so they find means to transport from location to location. We are the main source of transportation for them and most of the time we bring them home. Before you enter the house, you can dust off your clothes, shoes, bags or any items before entering the house. If you have been into the woods, don’t bring any items with you inside the house immediately without making sure there are no pests attached to you. Ticks are usually found in the woods and may attach themselves to you.  


The house you had recently move has already pests living there. They can be old dwellers already living in your cardboard boxes, attic or even basement. So, before you move into the house, you have to make sure that you checked the place. You might need pest control Mcallen to eradicate them if ever the problem is already extreme. But most cases, you only need a little bit of cleaning and bugs spray to eliminate them.  

Weather Change 

The weather is one of the biggest factors why pests enters your house. Extreme weather such as getting too hot or cold, make them look for a place where they can survive for a while. Rodents usually enter our house during winter. They find a warmer place and near a food source. They become our unwelcome guests. Before summer or winter, you have to make sure that you pests proof your house already.  

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