Pest Control Tips

Quick Reference: Pest Control Tips

No one likes bugs, rodents and other unwanted pests in their homes. The best way to defend against pests is to take preventative measures. Here are some top tips for keeping pests out of your home:

  • Keep tree branches and shrubbery well trimmed and away from the house.
  • Keep basements, attics, and crawl spaces well ventilated and dry.
  • Store garbage in sealed containers and dispose of it regularly.
  • Store firewood at least 20 feet away from the house and five inches off the ground
  • Clean your home regularly! 
  • Call a qualified pest professional for additional advice and treatment if necessary

If you need more assistance, please give us a call at (470) 205-2224 or submit a maintenance request to your resident portal. We’re here to help!

Pest Control Tips for the Outdoors!

Trying to enjoy your outdoor space without mosquitoes, flies and other insects? Try these tips:

  • Use herbs – Plant fresh herbs, like rosemary, garlic and lemongrass, around your yard to repel insects. You can also toss fresh rosemary or sage into the coals of your backyard fire pit to repel mosquitoes.
  • Plant flowers – Marigolds are a well-known mosquito repellent. Plant them around your deck or patio to reduce bites.
  • Citronella candles – Light up some cintronella candles to scare away the mosquitoes and make your evening pleasant.