Hornets & Wasps Control Methods & Products In Winston-Salem, NC

June 8, 2018

Have you noticed newly formed wasps’ nests in your Winston-Salem, NC home? Wasps can invade your home and build nests without you noticing. You should knockdown all newly formed nests as soon as you spot them.

The Most Effective Ways To Prevent & Control Wasps    

If you've discovered that hornets and wasps have inhabited your Winston-Salem, NC property, then the following guide will be beneficial in helping you prevent and control these stinging insects.                                         

Keep Food Out Of Sight                                     

Don’t leave any food unattended. This includes pet food and leftovers. Also, you should make sure garbage bins are tightly sealed to prevent wasps being attracted to content inside the garbage. 

Cut Off All Possible Attractions                         

Wasps loves sweet taste and sweet smell. Any perfume and any spills of orange juice can attract them in your home.  Get rid of such possible attractions immediately to avoid drawing wasps in your home.       

Grow Wasp Repelling Plants        

Grow wasp repelling plants such as eucalyptus, spearmint, worm wood and thyme citronella to serve as natural deterrents for wasps. Early treatment of wasps’ nests is recommended to ensure your family is safe from stings.               

Use Peppermint Oil

Wasps hate all types of mint. Take some cotton pads and dip them in peppermint oil. Place the cotton pads in crevices, ledges, under eaves, porch roofs and in any other place where wasps have built their nests. If wasps have built nests in any opportune spot in your home, feel free to use these professional tips for wasps’ control.

Wear protective clothes and plan an escape route anytime you plan to treat nests.  Getting rid of wasps’ nests can be pretty dangerous. You are highly recommended to hire professionals for help. If you need a professional pest control company to come and remove wasps’ nests from your home, fill out the contact form on our website and our professional exterminators will get in touch with you soon.

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