When you invite guests over, surely you wouldn’t include ants, rats and cockroaches in the guest list. Who would want to come home to fleas and bedbugs? In fact, homeowners don’t even want to think about sharing their homes with any kind of pests. Yet, pests threaten to take over our homes. Some pests can be kept out simply by keeping your house clean. But in some cases more drastic measures may be needed and a skilled Dallas pest control service can help. To keep your home free of pests, a pest control service will use a variety of methods. While certain pests like ants and cockroaches may be easily found out, rats and mice being nocturnal are not that simple to spot. Partially nibbled food, droppings or burrows that you find in your home may be evidence of the presence of rats or mice. It’s scary to contemplate what sort of creatures maybe setting up home in your house. What pests need the most are easily available in your home – food, water and shelter. Though most insects are not quite keen on another basic necessity – clothing, clothing moths can often raid your wardrobe to snip away at the fabric, ruining them for good. An ongoing Dallas pest control service maintenance program will ensure that infestations are under control and future ones do not occur. The service may also offer you tips and suggestions to help keep pests at bay.