Whether pests around your home seem like a nuisance or a nightmare to you, the presence of vermin can actually be bad for your health. Bugs such as dust mites and cockroaches can cause an array of health problems for your household, including asthma. Being bitten by certain spiders can lead to serious injuries – and such a bite may even result in fatality if it isn’t treated in a timely manner. If critters like rats or raccoons enter your home, their waste matter may also cause health issues for your family (and being bitten by such an animal could cause a life-threatening injury).
While pest prevention and elimination are therefore essential for your health, using too much of a chemical extermination product may also cause health issues. Such health risks may even have increased recently due to an increase in the use and misuse of such products. The poisons used to kill vermin can have a negative impact on your health, and they may also compromise the environmental safety of your geographical area.
Green Pest Control Is a Safer and Healthier Alternative
Fortunately, Arkansas residents have some viable alternatives to consider, such as green pest management. Hopper Termite & Pest, Inc. offers green Arkansas pest control, so you don’t need to rely on chemicals in most cases. In fact, Hopper is the only company in the area that provides this unique Northwest Arkansas pest control service. Instead of spraying chemicals to combat every instance of pest invasion, Hopper provides residents with a better solution.
Taking Preventative Measures First
The first step is to consult a professional at Hopper. If you suspect that pests may be a problem on your property, a Hopper representative can inspect the area and offer some low-risk methods for discouraging pest habitation. Such methods may include barriers, traps, sealing openings in the home, and removing the kind of clutter that may attract pests. This type of assessment and subsequent preventive steps could eliminate the need for further action. In some cases, biological controls may be needed (such as the application of enzymes instead of harsh chemicals).
Environmental Pest Management in Arkansas
If you live in Arkansas and seek an alternative to pest control via harsh chemicals, you can schedule a consultation with Hopper Termite & Pest, Inc. The experts at Hopper will assist you in devising an effective pest management plan that is safe for your household. Implementing this type of pest prevention and control could be the best possible strategy for preserving your health and the environment.