Protect Your Home From Pests

As a homeowner, it is your responsibility to protect your home from pests. Your home is one of the most valuable assets you will every own. If you don’t protect it, who will? Such a valuable asset deserves the proper protections. For example, termites alone are enough for major concern. According to the National Pest Management Association, termites cause more than $5 billion dollars in property damage in the United States every year.

In the case of termites, similar to other pests, damage is not covered in the typically homeowner’s insurance policy. This $5 billion dollar estimate on termite damage does not even factor in the cost of other damage caused by a countless number of other pests.

In most cases, trying to handle a termite problem without an expert is usually not a good idea. Termite problems are best left to the experts. Only by being proactive with professional inspections and treatments can one avoid damages. Once infestation occurs, the key is to act quickly to remove the pests to minimize the damage.

The goal is to not let pests in your home in the first place. If you can succeed in keeping out the pests, then there will be no damage to have to fix. Be proactive! Contact Priority Pest Services for a free home inspection to make sure you don’t have a hidden pest problem now. If you do have pests, we will help you get them out of your home and keep them from coming back. We even offer services for home repairs to fix any damages they cause.

How To Protect Your Home From Pests

Protect Your Home From Pests - TermitesAs a homeowner, knowing the local insect and pest problems in your neighborhood, and surrounding, will help you protect your home better. Many areas are more prone to certain pests, like termites, than other areas. With this knowledge, you will know what to look for when doing your own home inspections.

Once termites have invaded your home, it is suggested to contact a professional exterminator. Pick a professional exterminator that specializes in their rid and removal. Bottom line, knowing more about the pests that frequently the areas around your home is the responsibility of every homeowner.

Keep in mind that in the case of some pests, taking a do-it-yourself approach may not be enough. Case in point, our local Hampton Roads and Coastal Virginia area has a large termite population. This means that without some sort of preventative treatment, your Hampton Roads home will be much more vulnerable. Considering the many other pests that can cause major damage to your home, having a pest protection plan is a no-brainer.

Carpenter ants, rats, mice, squirrels, bees and cockroaches are some of the other common pests most homeowners may encounter. Rats and mice are some of the most damaging pests. They can also make your family quite unhealthy. Carpenter ants can cause major structural damage to your home.

All of these local pests can cause severe damage to your home, not to mention, make your family uncomfortable or even sick. The good thing is that all of these insects and vermin can be controlled with a persistent and effective barrier of pest prevention around your home. When considering protecting your home against pests, and the value of your home, it makes sense to use a professional pest control company. Choose us, your local, professional pest control company, Priority Pest Services.

Protect Your Home From Pests Year-Round

Protect Your Home From Pests - Attic RatsPriority Pest Services’ technicians and inspectors are trained and qualified to perform quality, thorough home inspections. Routine home inspections will help identify any problems early, before they become bigger problems.

Our home inspection reports include details of any past, or current, pest activity. Also, we inspect areas where pests might enter and notify you of any problem areas. We assess your home for any moisture issues, and check that you have sufficient insulation and ventilation systems.

Your goal, and ours, is to protect your home from pests year-round. Visualize a persistent and effective barrier around your home, to keep the pests out, all the time. Keeping the pests out minimizes home damage, saves you money and protects your investment. Protecting your home from pests keeps your family comfortable and safe. The exposure to droppings, diseases and the destruction of these home invaders should be avoided at all costs.

A pest-free home protects your investment and keeps your family safe, healthy and happy. Contact Priority Pest Services today to schedule a Free Home Inspection and learn more about our year-round Pest Control Maintenance Plans.