Protecting Your Home From Moisture Loving Pests

Termite Attractants

North Carolina is experiencing its coldest time of year with everyday bringing the potential for winter weather, like sleet and snow. Most people know that in the warmer months, water and moisture will attract insects like mosquitoes to their property. What some homeowners may not realize, is how many pests are attracted to moisture within your home during the cold months.

Termite Specialists

Any exterminator or termite control specialist will tell you that termites are drawn to moisture inside the walls and foundation of any home. For this reason, you should divert as much water as you can from your home by strategically placing gutters and downspouts so that water cannot pool near the foundation. Termite control takes teamwork on the part of the exterminator and the homeowner. Your best defense against termites is a great termite control bond with ECO Advantage, but taking steps to protect the exterior of your home from standing water is important too.

Fayetteville NC Pest Control

Other insects that your exterminator can tell you loves moisture are cockroaches, silverfish, earwigs and centipedes. Each of these pests love dark, humid, moist places in your home. They thrive on moisture. Practically speaking, as a homeowner, you should dry out any damp places in your home and repair any leaks that you may find. Also, it will help to fix any cracks by windows and doors. The professional exterminators at ECO Advantage can help rid your home of any insects and pests that invade your home this winter with the best pest control products on the market.

Planning Ahead

By protecting your home now from winter insects and pests with pest control services from a reputable exterminator, you will also prevent other pests and insects that will try to come into your home in the spring and summer months. Regular pest control service is your best bet when it comes to ridding your home of cockroaches, spiders, ants, silverfish and so much more. If you are in the Fayetteville, North Carolina area and you are in need of a knowledgeable exterminator, give our team at ECO Advantage a call today at (910) 425-6415.