Whether your office is in a converted house or a high-rise tower, a surprising number of pests find their way inside. Many of us have seen ants marching into the break room or gnats hovering around indoor plants-or heard co-workers complaining about itchy bites. When pests invade the best course of action is to find and address the root cause of their presence.
Why are there pests in my building?
When insect and rodent pest enter a building, they'll stay if they find food. Building managers and maintenance crews try to prevent pests for getting in by plugging holes and caulking cracks, but they can't stop you from bringing in cereal infested with beetles or a potted plant that will eventually generate thousands of gnats.
Which pest visit office buildings?
Almost any pest can crawl, fly or hitchhike into your office building. The most common pests that find their way into office buildings are described in the slide show below.
Prevent pests from invating
If you have pests make sure to take immediate action. It may be necessary to call in a pest control service to get the problem under control. But with proper cleaning, and staying on top of the above hygiene factors will help manage pests in the office.
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