The backyard may offer a natural habitat for all sorts of creatures that are beneficial to the natural environment, but most homeowners wouldn't invite a single one of those critters to take up residence indoors. If a home seems to be a magnet for unwanted pests, it's time to take some serious action.
In many cases, protecting your home against such onslaught is relatively routine, handled easily with DIY inspections and simple preventive measures. If, however, there is evidence of existing damage or an infestation has grown out of control, it's time to call in a professional. Doing nothing will only result in a bigger problem and, typically, more expense.
Inspect Parts of the Home
Unwanted pests—whether they are flies and other insects,…