Organic Pesticides

In an effort to be environmentally friendly and to be greener, Blue Ridge Termite & Pest can utilize natural pesticides to get rid of your nuisance. Organic pesticides are natural agents meant to keep insects and other pests away from your building, without the use of synthetic products.  By selecting to utilize an organic pesticide, you are committing to a safer way to manage insects and pests that you encounter on a daily basis.

Natural insecticides are compounds created from plants, shrubs and herbs. Many plants contain natural elements that allow them to remain healthy. Plant extracts can be very powerful, allowing for the creation of natural pesticides that are less harsh on existing vegetation.

By utilizing an organic pesticide, you are also committing to having a healthier lawn. A healthy soil base encourages a solid balance of organisms.

Natural pesticides are very common, at times as close as your kitchen cabinets. Some organic insecticides that are likely to be found in homes include chalk, charcoal, damp coffee grounds, cayenne pepper and talcum powder.

Other concoctions that have been made to be organic pesticides, including a combination of sea salt and water used to combat Cabbageworms and Spider Mites.

Organic pesticides avoid many of the numerous health risks that other pesticides run into. Traditional pesticides have been linked to abdominal pain, dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, eye problems and skin problems.

Using an organic insecticide also reduces pollution when people bring synthetic pesticides indoors through clothing and skin. With the reduction of pollution by using natural pesticides, the indoor air that you will breathe is that much healthier.

For more information on various forms of organic pesticides and how we can incorporate them, please contact us by phone or by clicking here.