Palm Beach Gardens Flea Control

Flea Extermination

Learning you have a flea issue can be very frustrating. This pest is tough to remove if the issue has been increasing over any length of time. We recommend immediate control of the scenario before it gets worse, making it more difficult to remove the fleas. Give us a call at (561) 858-9520 today and our experts will help you. Our professional Palm Beach Gardens flea control technicians have the ability to help!

Fleas are pretty little and don’t require wings to get around quickly as their jumping abilities are rather spectacular. They are typically around 2.5 millimeters long. Their coloring is usually a glossy reddish brown.

You can’t visibly tell upon a simple glance, but fleas have extremely tiny hairs all over their body in addition to their special mouth parts that allow them to feed.

Fleas do not attach their eggs to a host if they lay them there, but they are attaching them to items in locations of your home such as the carpeting, rugs, furniture, and so on. Flea eggs typically hatch out rapidly; as soon as two days.

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Fleas do not choose human beings as their option of hosts and will have a difficult time sustaining a suitable population if humans are their only choice of food. It’s when you have pets (inside or outside) that a flea problem has more of a possibility of occurring and lasting up until they’ve been attended to.

When fleas are discovered in the house, there is a considerable chance they are also in the yard. Whether from your own pets or the wild animals passing through, they will need to be dealt with if in the backyard too, otherwise your effort in controlling them inside the house will be squandered.

Flea Infestations

Female fleas do not attach their eggs to a host, however it doesn’t indicate they won’t lay their eggs on a host. When this occurs, the eggs will ultimately fall from the host and onto whatever surface is below.

It takes twelve days for the eggs to start hatching. Flea larvae feasts upon organic product up until they are older and will also stay clear of light. The pupal stage shows up within eighteen days and is when they appear to be cocooned.

Those with pets or livestock are at greater danger for a flea infestation eventually in time. Depending on the extent of an invasion, it can take multiple treatments to completely remove all of the fleas. Also, your pets need to be treated at the same time as your home, if not previously.

You can easily inspect your property to determine if a flea problem exists. Certain things to expect that generally exhibit flea activity includes animals that scratch constantly or seem to groom themselves more than normal. It’s usually pretty simple to find fleas on your pet and all it takes is giving their fur a close look-through or taking them to see the veterinarian.

In addition, your animals may not be the only ones experiencing the fleas. You may also begin to see small bites that become inflamed and scratchy if the fleas start delighting in you too. Nevertheless, fleas aren’t the only pests that can trigger red, itchy bites but your physician or a little study might help you figure out if it’s in fact fleas that are eating you up.

Flea dirt is likewise a sign of flea activity. Flea dirt is the feces of fleas however it looks like dirt or even ground pepper. You’ll likely discover flea dirt on your pet, however it might also be found on your animal’s bed linen, the rugs and carpets or other locations your animals often sleep or rest.

Managing the Fleas

As we just mentioned, when you have pets and have discovered fleas in your home, it’s important that you treat both of them. This will make all efforts put forth to resolve the problem much more effective. We also advise giving your pets year-round flea prevention treatments to help prevent the possibility of a flea infestation in your home. If this isn’t an option, it’s perfectly okay! You can still call on our Palm Beach Gardens flea exterminators.

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Flea Treatment Preparation

In order for an expert treatment to be effective there are steps a property owner should take prior to any treatments being applied.

  • Make certain your home is cleaned well, however mainly be sure to do an extensive vacuuming, sweeping and mop any hard floors you have.
  • Clear your floor and pathways of debris
  • Clean your pet’s bedding along with your own and any fabric materials in the rest of the house (curtains, blankets, etc).

These 3 simple steps can assist in our efforts to treat your property.  We concentrate on the infested locations (generally a pet’s bed linen, living space, and so on) and when completed, we will provide valuable details for securing your property from fleas in the future.

Give our local flea exterminators a call today at (561) 858-9520 to get more information about how we can protect your house year-round from unwanted fleas and other pests.


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