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5 Common Misconceptions About Pest Control

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Although it may not seem like it, spring is just around the corner, which means pests will be making their way back into our home. In addition, it has been an unusually warm winter, which means that some pests haven't gone away. However, there are a few misconceptions about pest control treatments and the best way to treat an infestation you should know about before the pests start to come out. The best pest control company at the Lake of the Ozarks clears the air on five common pest control misconceptions below. 

1. A Few Pests Aren't A Problem

Just because there aren't a horde of cockroaches on the kitchen counter, doesn't mean there isn't a pest problem. For every insect you do see, there are plenty more (as many as 20-30) hiding behind the wall that you can't see. Don't be fooled by the occasional pest sighting. You should act as soon as you see any pests or any evidence of their presence, such as droppings or chewed up cardboard. 

2. DIY Pest Control Is J…

What Can Best Pest Control Do For You?

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Spring will be here before you know it! Our expert team is trained to "get rid" of any pests crawling around your property. We have a defense against all the pests that affect central Missouri so you do not have to worry. However, in addition to pest control, we also offer many other services at the Lake of the Ozarks. From pest and animal control to lawn and home maintenance, Best Pest Control can help you with everything you need to get ready for spring. 

Pest Control Services
Spring is just around the corner, which means that insects will be out and about more often again. Make sure your home is protected by having regular pest control treatments inside and around your home. In addition to pest control for your home, Best Pest Control can also spray your dock so you won't have to worry about spiders or other pests also enjoying your boat this summer. 
- Spider Control for Home & Docks - Ant Control - Mosquito Control - Termite Inspection & Treatment
Animal Control
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Prevent Bed Bugs From Getting Comfortable In Your Home

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Although it is the winter season, there are some bugs that are still active. One of those being bed bugs. Prevention for bed bugs is important, as they are extremely difficult to get rid on once your home is infested. While it is best to call a professional pest control company at the Lake of the Ozarks once your home is infested, there are a few things you can do yourself, to help minimize the chance of your home getting a bed bug infestation. 

1. Don't Bring Them Home

If you are traveling, it is a good idea to inspect your hotel mattress for bed bugs before settling in. When you first arrive, inspect the mattress, box spring and any visible parts of the headboard, especially along the edges. Pull back the sheets and look along the ribbing and corners of the mattress and headboard. If you see any signs that they've been around, such as the bugs themselves, little brown spots or if you wake up with mysterious bites, tell the hotel management immediately. If you did experience be…