Does Home Sealing Prevent Pests?
Sealing your home is one of the most effective ways to prevent invasive pests. By closing off any potential entrances to your home, pest have very little chance of finding their way in, as they can enter through extremely small openings. A home seal involves a thorough inspection of the property to identify any gaps that may serve as entry points, closing off those entry points, and eliminating any potential threats to entry points developing in the future.
A pest home seal from a professional pest control expert takes this a step further, by applying barrier treatments and traps to ensure any pests that come near the home are quickly deterred. During the inspection, a pest control pro will also be able to spot additional pest problem areas that are unique to Arizona that may be missed by a homeowner or contractor. Not only will your home be sealed off from invasive pests, they will be deterred from the area and keep your garage, utility lines, venting systems and other areas around your home pest free.
Benefits of a Pest Home Seal
With a proper home seal comes the added benefit of keeping what’s inside your home in, and what’s outside your home, out. Namely, air. A home seal will help keep your home cooler in the warm months by preventing heat transfer in any air conditioned spaces. This in turn will help keep cooling bills down and make your home a more comfortable place to live. This is extremely important and beneficial living in the scorching desert. This also comes in handy during the cooler months, preventing warm air from escaping the home.
A pest home seal is great for keeping pests out of your home, but it also doubles as a protective barrier from scorpions as well. Scorpions utilize the same routes into your home as other pests. By performing a home seal for common pests, you get the added benefit of preventing dangerous bark scorpions from entering your home.