Make sure left-over foods are sealed or inside the refrigerator. Avoid living them on top of your dinner table unsealed because ants might smell and track where the food is. That will lead them to think that your dinner table is a good source of food.
One alternative if you insist on “carpet” grass or if your new community requires “carpet” grass is to consider Zoysia, though not the hands-free grass some claim it is. If the community doesn’t demand a certain grass, I prefer Bahia (pasture) grass. Considered the “low end” grass, Bahia requires little care – water it only during sodding; fertilize only 2x per year; go light on chemical for weeds. Otherwise, cut it and leave it alone. The only way to damage Bahia is to do too much.
Buy pesticides. You can buy cheap and harmless pesticides from the nearest department stores in your community. Make sure you use it in a regular basis.
Does the electrical wiring of the house comply with the regulations of the government? Are all the power connections in good working condition? The building inspector will ensure that all are fine and will not cause any short circuiting or be a fire hazard.
If you are concerned about termite infestation, the most important thing you can do is be on the lookout for signs of termite damage. You can do this yourself several times throughout the year, but it can also be very helpful to hire a professional pest control service to inspect your home annually.
It’s easy: don’t let fear get ahead of you. First, you need to treat the wound from where the blood came from. Then, rinse the stained area with cold water. Never use hot water for this as it makes the stain permanent. Next, blot it using cloth or paper towel. If you have a shop vacuum, use that. Then comes the cleaning. Using a paper towel and some mild cleaning detergent mixed with cold water, continue to dab at the stain. Repeat the steps if necessary. This should remedy your blood dilemma in no time.
If you follow this advice, you should be able to find and hire an Orange county pest control company that has everything you are looking for. When you put all of this together, you will end up with no more pests in the end – and that is just what you want.