As the world battles against the Coronavirus, pest control services have been identified as important and essential in the fight against the deadly virus. The pest control industry has been identified as a crucial protector of health and safety of all human beings and hence has been given the status of essential services in many nations. As some businesses are temporarily closed and so are numerous workplaces, it gives pests like rodents, cockroaches, termites a conducive environment to breed.
Due to the lockdown, several buildings are sparsely inhabited, and this makes a place with no disturbance for the pests to thrive. Pests can also cause damage to residential properties and be a health hazard for the people. Therefore, it is particularly important to protect buildings from pests so that once the operations resume the buildings are safe and pest-free. For homes and businesses, a pest control treatment is also an act of caring for the occupants & employees as it makes them feel safe at home & work.
How can pests be controlled?
The first step to an effective pest control is identifying the type of pest, as each pest needs a different and specific solution.
For businesses that have been closed during the lockdown and warehouses with a lot of inventory, a professional pest control service will be of great benefit. This will ensure that the pests do not create colonies in the space and cause damage to material and property.
See letter from the Australian Environmental Peat Managers Association AEPMA - Click the Find Out More link below;