When some homeowners think about pest control, they envision dangerous poisons, harmful chemicals, and technicians in hazmat suits. In reality, this is rarely the case. Most reputable pest control companies now use relatively non-toxic chemicals and traps to contain pests. But are these methods required in every case of an unwanted pest? For many residents, the answer is no – there are many preventative measures that homeowners can take to prevent or remove pests from their homes. Read our infographic to learn more about how to protect your home from unwanted visitors in a way that’s both safe and effective.