Pests and Allergies
Do you suffer from allergies? What about asthma? Dust, pollen, and flowering plants all have a certain way of making us want to sneeze. However, are you aware of how pests in your home can be detrimental to your allergies and asthma? Pests and allergies simply do not go together and we are going to tell you why. CVA Exterminators in Santa Clarita is ready to help you avoid allergy symptoms in your home.
Pests and Allergies: What You Should Know
Pests in your home such as rodents and cockroaches can cause severe allergic reactions just by simply being around. With millions of Americans suffering from allergies year-round, it is important to understand the importance of keeping your house pest free.
- Cockroach droppings, as well as their saliva, dead bodies and decaying skin, contain chemicals and proteins that are known to exasperate allergy symptoms. These pests can also trigger asthma attacks due to a large infestation.
- Rodent droppings can also cause allergic reactions and asthma issues due to the chemicals. Mouse droppings can be found in the kitchen and in the bathroom, where are hands are free to roam and touch.
It is crucial to keep your home clean and free of pests in order to not cause allergy symptoms to worsen. Fortunately, there are ways to keep your home safe from pests.
How to Keep Pests Away
There are various ways to keep pests from entering your home. Here are just a few tips and tricks.
Keep your kitchen and living area free of crumbs and loose food. Lock up any food in airtight containers and throw away leftovers. Keep dog food in an airtight container as well.
Cover all open holes around your baseboards and your walls to ensure no one can get in. You can also place peppermint oil around the holes to ensure that mice do not try to enter.
Seek professional help.
CVA Exterminators in Santa Clarita is here to help you. Whether you are aware you have an infestation, or you are looking to see if you do, we have a service just for you. Give us a call to ward off pests and allergies this summer.
25570 Rye Canyon Road, Suite C
Santa Clarita, CA 91355