Pest control issues can be a nuisance, but the thought of spraying harmful pesticides inside the home when you have children and pets can be disconcerting. Questions like: “What if my child crawls on surfaces that have been sprayed?” and “What if my cat eats insects that have been treated?” may come to mind. If you require pest control in Lowell, MA, Bain Pest Control Services can help you find a solution that is effective, but safe for your family and pets. The following methods help us to keep your family safe.
Prevention through Natural Means
Bain Pest Control Service professionals help homeowners and families to take steps to naturally prevent insects, rats, and other pests from entering the home. Patching holes in walls, sealing cracks in baseboards, and placing weather stripping around windows and doors may all help to prevent pests from gaining entrance into homes. Keeping the home clean and keeping food put away in sealed containers may also help to naturally deter pests from entering a home.
Bain Pest Control Service uses the greenest solutions available. For safety, animals and children should be kept away from treated surfaces until solutions have been allowed to dry, however. After the solutions dry, they will not cause harm to animals or people, but insects that come in contact with the surfaces will be eliminated. It may be helpful to remove animals and children from the home while solutions are being applied if it will be difficult to keep them away from treated surfaces while solutions dry.
Caution Used with Rodent Baits and Traps
Rodent baits and traps may be harmful for children and pets. Lowell, MA pest control professionals will attempt to exclude rodents before resorting to these control methods. When baits or traps are necessary, pest control professionals will place baits and traps in areas that are less likely to be trafficked by children and pets in order to reduce the likelihood that the family will be affected by these pest control measures. However, homeowners should take precautions to keep children and pets out of certain areas, such as attics or basements, when traps or baits are placed in these areas.
Protects Children and Pets from Unsafe Methods
Receiving professional pest control can help keep Lowell, MA families safe from harmful DIY pest control methods and from harmful pests. DIY pest control methods often use toxic chemicals that can be deadly when ingested. Bain pest control professionals are experts that will eliminate pest problems using the safest means.