Tips To Keep Ants Away

Odorous House Ants

Patton Termite & Pest Control has made this guide to give you some helpful tips to keeps ants away from your home this spring. Ants will be emerging even before the plants start to bloom! Foraging ants are looking for food and water in or around your home. There are things that are appealing to ants inside but there may … Read More

Winter Pests in Wichita 101

Winter in Wichita, Kansas can be quite unpredictable, but not when it comes to pests. Some years it gets very cold and others it can be quite mild. Despite the fluctuating weather, insect pressures are still usually fairly consistent. Like all animals, insects have found a way to adapt to their environment. Here are several different ways that insects have … Read More

How To Keep Mice Out of My Home

Small mouse eating nuts

If you’re wondering how to keep mice out of your home, follow the guide below to learn why, where, and how they might be getting inside. What Are Mice Looking For? The first and most important step for keeping invaders out is to figure out where and why they are getting in. Cracks, creases, and holes allow mice or insects … Read More

How Can I Prevent a Rodent Infestation?

September is the time to start rodent prevention because, “It’s summer time and the livin’ is easy…” Already, it’s September in Wichita and mice are beginning to creep into homes in search of winter quarters. Throughout the warm summer days, their lives have been easy with plenty of seeds and insects to munch on. Yet, somewhere in the back of … Read More