Termites and other pests can be a huge problem here in Quincy, Illinois. That is why we want to make sure you know how to identify bed bugs, termites, and other pests before it turns into a full blown war against your house.
Termite and pest control is a huge business and your local pest control service can help you make the proper identification of the root of your problem. Many places are now equipped with the latest technology to find the source of your problem, how much damage is done, and what to do from there.
If you want to be able to tell your local pest control what type of bug or pest it is here are a few tips on how to spot them.
Termites will have no segmentation in their body. Their color will be solid black or red. To identify if the damage in your house is from a termite, you will notice that there are small holes in wooden furniture, structures, or antiques. If you notice any of these it is time for termite treatment.
Ants & Insects
If you suspect you have ants here are a few tips to identify them. Check under many items that are positioned on the ground, such as nightstands and tables. This is where ant nests can be hidden. If you find a nest it is a sure sign you will have or do have an infestation of ants.
Bed bugs are terrible creatures and when you have them you need them gone, quickly. Bed bugs are reddish brown and about the size of the seed in an apple. When you are bitten by them, it will leave red bumps often in a line. The rash will itch very bad as well. There is not a need to worry however, they are not poisonous. Bed bugs are more of a nuisance than anything. Bed bug will lay eggs that will hatch and cause even more of an infestation so you will need to call your local bed bug exterminator to have the problem fixed.
It might be helpful to know how to identify the key suspects when calling Elite so we can help you with your problem right away. However, if you are unable to identify your problem Elite Termite and Pest Control will use the latest technology to develop a solution for the infestation, fix it in a timely manner, and quickly get rid of your infestation with the least cost to you.
Call us today at 217-242-7909 to take back your space. We offer free inspections as well as senior citizen discounts.