Waco TX Cricket Control
It’s not too late to get a jump start on cricket control in Waco TX. We know you’ve seen them. They’re hard to avoid. Crickets can be annoying, and our least favorite identifiable characteristic is their smell. Ewww!
Field crickets, which are the most common in Waco TX, are dark brown to black and range from 1/2-inch to 1-inch in length. House crickets also make their presence known. They are a little smaller than field crickets, and they are yellowish-brown.
Crickets are well-known for their ‘chirping’ sounds. Ladies, that is the male crickets making all the noise. They also are well adapted jumpers and most species can fly for relatively short distances.
Between the noise and their attempts to get inside overcome your threshold, 855bugs.com provides free cricket inspections in Waco TX area. Crickets prefer areas with grass or shrubs, which provides them with moisture, food source, and harborage. Crickets are attracted to light, so areas near outdoor flood lights and windows adjacent to indoor lights will also be a gathering place for crickets.
Cricket Control Process
Our Cricket Control Process in Waco TX begins by identifying areas that crickets are most likely present. It is then followed by using our cricket control bait in areas with shrubs and grass around your home. Treating foliage and the exterior of your home with our residual materials also provides an invisible barrier to cut down on the population. An 855bugs.com Technician will also identify and treat possible entry points where crickets are making their way into your home.
Cricket Control Tips For Homeowners
- Reduce outdoor lighting
- Change outdoor bulbs to yellow ‘bug lights’ to make necessary lighting less attractive
- Reduce over-watering
Field crickets have been known to enter homes. They are seeking a cool area towards the end of Summer, and look for warmth in late Fall and early Winter. Once inside, they can damage furniture, rugs, and clothing.
Get Rid of Crickets Today!
Want to take advantage of our free inspection for cricket control in Waco TX? Call 254-235-2847 today!