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How To Get Rid of Wasps

Wasp nests are commonly found near lawns and gardens, but often times their nest gets a little too close for comfort. If you’ve spotted a wasp nest near or on your home, you’re probably wondering how to get rid of wasps. 

There are a number of things you need to consider when you discover a wasp infestation because wasps can become extremely aggressive when they feel threatened. To reduce the risk of wasp stings to you and your family, hiring a professional pest control company is always recommended as they can safely eliminate wasp infestations and prevent them from returning. 

Do you have a wasp control issue? Call Western Exterminator at 888-674-0921 or contact us online to schedule your wasp inspection and nest treatment.

DIY Wasp Control Methods

If you plan on attempting to remove a wasp infestation on your own, follow these instructions carefully. 

*If you are in doubt on how to remove wasp nests, please seek professional help 

  • If you plan on applying over-the-counter pesticide, read the directions on the container carefully 
  • Wear long-sleeved clothing when approaching a wasp nest 
  • Approach the wasp nest at night when wasps are least active 
  • After treatment, keep an eye out for wasp activity

Benefits of Professional Wasp Control

There are many DIY wasp trap methods online but their effectiveness is questionable. If you want to treat a wasp infestation, you need to remove the wasp nest. This can become dangerous due to the high risk of stings, especially if you or someone in your family is allergic to stinging insects. 

Below are some of the ways Western Exterminator pest specialists protect themselves and others from wasp stings when performing wasp treatments.

Western Exterminator Wasp Treatment Methods

  • Our pest specialists wear personal protective equipment to prevent them from being stung when removing a wasp nest 
  • Western Exterminator pest specialists can properly identify the specific species of wasp as treatment can vary depending on the species
  • Customized treatment methods are based on your wasp control needs 
  • Customers can expect expert advice to help prevent wasp infestations from returning in the future

Worried About Wasps?

If you think your wasp infestation on your property, call Western Exterminator at 888-674-0921 or contact us online. Our state-certified pest specialists will develop a treatment plan catered to your individual needs.

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