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Identifying and Removing Wasp Nests in the Home

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When it comes to stinging insects, one of the most common and familiar types out there is the wasp. Known for large nests and colonies, wasps are pests that can invade homes in large numbers if they aren’t properly handled, causing a variety of potential issues.

At Bug Busters, we’re here to help. Our wasp exterminator services are just one part of our comprehensive pest control solutions, offered on both a residential and commercial basis. Today’s blog will focus on everything you need to know about wasps – their nests and general habits, how to recognize allergic reactions to wasp stings, and how to safely remove a wasp’s nest if this becomes necessary.

Wasp Nests and Habits

Generally speaking, wasp

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Telltale Signs of Termite Infestation to Be Aware Of

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For many homeowners, particularly those with homes that contain a great quantity of wood, termites are one of the more significant pest concerns. These wood-destroying pests can nest in both indoor and outdoor walls, damaging your wood foundation and even threatening the structural integrity of the home in certain cases.

At Bug Busters, we provide high-quality pest control services that include numerous potential pests, including termite extermination. Luckily for those homeowners who are impacted by termites, these pests tend to leave behind a few telltale signs of their presence – here’s a quick primer on these signs and what to look out for if you fear you have a termite infestation.

Wood Sounds

As you likely know, the …

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Natural Repellant Techniques for Winter Pests

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Recently in this space, we went over some of the top prevention methods you can use to keep your home or building free of pests during the cooler fall and cold winter seasons. These include everything from blocking entryways to preventing food sources from being present, all areas that will help limit the attractiveness of your space to various pests.

At Bug Busters, we’re proud to offer a wide range of residential and commercial pest control services throughout the year, with services ranging from general exterminator solutions to tree spraying, weed elimination and many others. In today’s blog, we’re going to get a bit more specific – what are some of the most common types of pests that might …

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Fall Home or Building Pest Prevention Tips, Part 2

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In part one of this two-part blog series, we dug into some of the primary areas you should be considering when it comes to fall pest prevention. This transitional period between summer and winter is a great chance to prepare the home or building from potential pest invaders during the cold season.

At Bug Busters, we’re here to provide comprehensive residential and commercial pest control services, including assisting you with your fall pest control preparation and upkeep needs. Here are a few additional tips we can offer on basic storage and home organization areas that can go a long way toward preventing winter pests from invading during the upcoming season.

Pet Food Storage

One of the primary reasons pests look …

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Fall Home or Building Pest Prevention Tips, Part 1

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As the weather turns a bit cooler and the leaves begin to change, home and business owners everywhere are well aware that fall is here. That means it’s time to ensure a few important areas of structural maintenance are covered on your property, and one vital area here is pest control and preparing the space for the upcoming winter.

At Bug Busters, we’re proud to offer a variety of residential and commercial pest control services, including those that will help prepare you for the upcoming cool season. When temperatures change, so do the kinds of pests that might invade your home and the tactics you should be taking to prevent such infestations – this two-part blog will go over some …

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Identifying and Managing Pest-Related Asthma Risks

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As parents of children with asthma are well aware, the condition can be exacerbated by a number of potential sources. While some asthma attacks and symptoms seem to appear out of thin air, others are caused by specific triggers, often based on small particles in the air that interact with the respiratory system in negative ways and cause the attacks – and in some cases, if you aren’t careful, these triggers can originate from pests hiding in your home.

At Bug Busters, we offer a wide range of pest control and exterminator services, including those that rid your home of some of the pest types most commonly associated with triggering or worsening asthma symptoms. What are a few of the …

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Eco-Friendly Tips for Preventing Pest Infestation

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At Bug Busters, it’s our sole mission to protect you and anyone else in your structure from a pest infestation. Our exterminators provide high-quality commercial and residential pest control services, and we do so with another prominent area in mind: Environmental quality and sustainability.

Wherever possible, we utilize organic, healthy products to help limit the presence of certain critters in or around your structures. All our products are fully EPA-approved for indoor use, even for areas like hospitals that have extremely high standards for toxicity. And while going completely “organic” within the world of pest control doesn’t simply mean eliminating every possible chemical used, there are a few smart products or themes you can consider if you want to …

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Preventing Outdoor Pests From Spoiling Your Barbeque

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At Bug Busters, we’re proud to serve as your full-service pest control professionals throughout Utah. Not only do we provide high-quality indoor pest control and exterminator services, we also offer tree spraying and other outdoor services that help limit pests on the exterior of your property as well.

As winter gives way to spring and eventually summer, many folks are looking to spend more time outside on their property – including those who absolutely cannot wait to get to the heart of barbecuing season. What are some basic approaches you can take to preventing the presence of annoying pests and bugs during your weekly BBQ gatherings on the back porch? Here are some important areas to consider.

Yard Care

For …

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Home Prevention Tips for Termite Infestations

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For those who have any significant wood areas in their homes, whether we’re talking decks, patios, walls, doors or any others, termites are a primary pest concern. Some of the most well-known pests on the planet, termites are one of several wood-destroying pests that live and make their homes in Utah structures.

At Bug Busters, we’re here to help with termite inspection, identification and eradication as part of our general pest control services. Keeping termites from invading your wood spaces comes down to a combination of proper inspection and some basic preventive services – here are some areas you can consider that will keep these pests well clear of your home.

Proper Wood Choice

For those who already …

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Alternative Locations Where Bedbugs Can Be Found

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When it comes to pest control and extermination, the bedbug is one of the most straightforward issues out there. The name tells you much of what you need to know – bedbugs are most common in or around bed areas, largely due to their inability to fly and their desire to be near humans and other warmth sources.

At Bug Busters, however, we’re here to tell you a curious fact you may not have known before: Despite their name, bedbugs can be found in several locations besides your bed itself, and they can create all the same issues from these other locations as well. Luckily, proper residential pest control services from our team can help prevent the possibility of …