Phillipsburg is only about 30 minutes from the Pocono Mountains and about midway between the major metropolitan areas of Philadelphia and New York City. The town has a historic past and is a place where culture, tourism and outdoor recreation abound.
Phillipsburg Area Pest Pressure
Sharing a border with Pennsylvania, Phillipsburg, NJ, acts as a gateway to the Garden State. In addition to travelers, pests like stinging wasps accept the invitation and gain easy access to New Jersey. The attack-prone insects tend to build nests close to human activity and can detect motion up to 20 feet away.
If they feel their home is being threatened, they will become aggressive. Property owners should make every effort to limit areas where the papery hideaways can be constructed. This includes fixing holes in walls, filling cracks in soffits and eaves, and adding screens to vents.
Mice are another common pest in Phillipsburg, feared for the diseases they can carry and the ease with which they breach residences. Their tiny size allows them to get through small gaps and cracks in search of food and shelter.
Mice are common pantry pests, leaving waste and fur that contaminates ten times the amount of food they’re able to eat. They also chew on wires and create fire hazards. Do-ityourself control methods can require touching the dead bodies or result in the smell of decomposition coming from behind walls. Contact Western Pest for rodent and pest control services near you.
About Western Pest
Western Pest is a longstanding pest control company serving the Eastern United States. We offer residential and commercial pest control services near you, including termite protection, bed bug control, and rodent removal. Our comprehensive service offerings also include our Home Protection Plan, a year-round program designed to keep pests out for the duration. If a pest infestation occurs in your home or business, trust Western Pest to take care of the problem safely and effectively.