Understanding Ticks and How to Control Them With A Tick Exterminator

Need Help? Call NOW!  1-844-326-7008 The first step to controlling ticks and preventing them from infesting your home is to understand what they are. Ticks are tiny arachnids that feed on the blood of animals, including humans. They suck blood by sticking their mouthparts into a host’s skin and withdrawing the blood through a tube-like structure called a “proboscis”. The saliva in the tick's gut helps prevent coagulation while it feeds to ingest more blood with less effort. They can transmit various diseases, such as Lyme disease or Rocky Mountain spotted fever, which may cause illness or death if [...]