Have you noticed that we have a lot of pests in our area? Have you gone outside to put your trash in the receptacle and noticed hundreds of ants crawling around?
Do you occasionally see a big nasty centipede on your wall or on your foot while you're taking a shower? Have you ever opened something and found a wolf spider sitting in it?
Nuisance pests in Maryland, Virginia and D.C. are plentiful and they often appear unexpectedly. But nuisance pests aren't all we have to battle against. There are many pests that can make us seriously ill and/or do damage to our belongings and our homes.
Why Pests Are Always a Concern in Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.
While it may startle you when you see a centipede as you flick the bathroom light on to brush your teeth, those centipedes are the least of your problems.
A cockroach could have been sitting on your toothbrush last night while you slept, which could expose you to serious harmful microorganisms and parasites.
Though you might not like seeing ants crawling around everywhere, carpenter ants could be chewing galleries in your home, which could cost you an arm and a leg. Even worse, you could have subterranean termites in your home.