COVID-19 & EcoShield Pest Control

COVID-19 & The Importance of Pest Control

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak affects all of our lives significantly. You may be wondering whether you can continue pest control services for your properties or not. Effective pest management has been deemed an essential service and is now more important than ever before. It’s important that EcoShield Pest Control remain your partner in pest control during this difficult time. While …

Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips for Pest Control

Spring is coming! This is a wonderful season that comes with warm and comfortable temperatures. It can be a perfect time for you to clean up your home. You can make your home the best place to live with your family. This article is going to discuss some useful spring cleaning tips for ensuring your home remains pest free. You …

How to Keep Birds from Nesting on your Home

If you find yourself suffering from pigeon or bird problems that are nesting on your home, you’re not alone. These birds can cause a lot of problems and can bring mites, lice or fleas – all which can be bad for you or your pets health. Pigeons also tend to add constant droppings around your home. These droppings should be …

EcoShield Pest Control - Preventing Ticks

The Dangers of Ticks

Ticks are very commonly found in the United States. They usually live outdoors in shrubs, trees, grass, and also leaf piles. These insects are usually attracted to people and any four-legged pets, such as cats or dogs. Ticks have eight small legs, so they are commonly classified in the class of arachnids. They are related to spiders. When they attack …

Preventing Pest Infestation from Holiday Decorations

The holiday season is in full swing. You may be in the process of decorating your home with some beautiful and aesthetic decorations, for example, live greenery and festive lights. They can be very attractive when they are placed in the right place in your home. However, some of these holiday decorations may attract certain pests, such as moths, spiders, …

How to store food to prevent pest infestations

Food is generally the most common factor in attracting pests to your property. Some pests love any leftovers or spices in your kitchen, for example, ants, rodents, or cockroaches. These insects should be removed from your kitchen because they can cause harmful diseases. Therefore, you need to prevent them from taking up residence in your home. When you want to …

Preventing & Exterminating Bed Bugs

Bed bugs can cause a lot of problems in many households throughout North America. These insects can replicate very quickly, especially when they can find the right place to breed. Bed bugs usually hide in narrow crevices and cracks in your home. As long as they can meet the right temperature to live, they are going to live well in …

Fall is Creeping Upon Us

As summer comes to an end and the fall approaches, different types of pests like creepy crawlies, rodents, insects and unwanted bugs are looking for somewhere warm to stay as the temperatures drops and becomes cooler. As leaves fall off tree branches due to cooling temperatures, it is important for you to maintain your yard or surrounding areas around your …

Protecting against Scorpions

Scorpions are dangerous pests that are related to mites, ticks, and also spiders. An estimated 1,500 scorpion species exist in the world and 70 different species in the United States alone! They have 4 pair of legs and also a pair of pinchers in the front. When looking at them, you are going to find a segmented long tail with …

Mosquitoes, what are they good for? Absolutely nothing.

Mosquitoes suck. In all senses of the phrase. When you have mosquitoes in and around your home, you need to get rid of them ASAP. Mosquito bites can be more than itchy and annoying. They are able to spread viruses that can be dangerous for your body. In rare cases, some mosquitoes can also cause death. There are some common …