When to Call a Professional Plumber

From time to time, maintenance issues arise in the home, especially when it involves plumbing. For most of these plumbing issues, a simple solution is evident and can be completed by the homeowner with minimal or moderate effort. But, do you know when to call a professional plumber versus trying to do it yourself? 4 … Read more

Your Roof Maintenance Checklist

What Maintenance Does a Roof Need? Your roof protects your home from damage, helps to maintain home temperature, and adds value to your home. Accordingly, most homeowners would agree that keeping a roof in good shape is a worthy goal. Keep Your Roof in Tip-Top Shape with Our Roof Maintenance Checklist So whether your roof … Read more

Clean Your Gutters and Downspouts

With the previous rainy weather we had here in Marietta, you may have noticed your gutters overflowing. Clogged gutters can wreak havoc on your home. Whether it’s leaves, pine needles or even birds nesting in your gutters, you want the water to flow freely to the downspouts and away from your house.

It’s Gutter Cleaning Time

When the weather permits, get out there to inspect and clean your gutters. Make sure that any chronic issues are addressed before they become a problem. Call the professionals at SWAT Services if you’re not comfortable getting up on the roof.

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For Wildlife Control Atlanta Calls SWAT


Protect Your Home Against Unwelcomed Guests

For wildlife control Atlanta calls SWAT Services.

With cold weather approaching, homeowners in Atlanta, Marietta and Cobb County need to be on the lookout for local wildlife attempting to move into their homes! Among several unwelcomed guests, squirrels are the most aggressive about moving in. As we noted in a previous article, they love to set-up shop in your attic, leading to unbelievable amounts of destruction and debris.

Other animals that would love to make their homes inside your house include chipmunks, opossums, raccoons, rats, bats, and a few others. Each brings their own potential risks, including disease from debris and droppings, destructive property damage, and attacks to family members and pets.

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Do You Have Squirrels in the Attic?

Call SWAT if you have squirrels in the attic.Maybe you don’t have bats in your attic, but you might have squirrels! As you are well aware, there is no shortage of squirrels in Marietta and metro Atlanta. And with cooler weather not far off, you can be sure these annoying little creatures will be looking for a winter home in your attic. If you have squirrels in the attic, call SWAT Services to get them out.

Don’t Let Squirrels Wreck Your Home

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Preventing Termites This Spring

 

Don’t Let Termites Ruin Your Home

Preventing termites is the job of SWAT Services.Spring is usually welcomed with open arms, but warmer temperatures also stir unwanted pests, and termites, into activity. It’s not uncommon for a termite infestation to show up in the weeks following cold winter temperatures. And preventing termites from invading your home is what SWAT Services is all about. SWAT wants you and your family to be well informed about these destructive pests so they don’t start forming colonies in or around your home and end up costing you money.

 

Termites Are a Costly Problem

Every year termites combine to cause over 5 billion dollars of damage. Unfortunately, termite damage is not a claim that is typically covered by your homeowners insurance policy. Yet, damage from termites is five times more likely to occur to your home than damage from fire!

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How Can I Prevent Mosquitoes In My Backyard This Spring?

How can I prevent mosquitoes in my backyard? Ask SWATIt is safe to say that one of the greatest threats to most backyard activities here in Marietta is the pesky mosquito. Many of our family barbecues, campfires, or yard games have been much less enjoyable due to these annoying little bugs that seem to show up just as things are getting good. No one wants to be outside slapping your legs and arms the whole time. That’s why SWAT Services wants to share a few ideas to prevent mosquitoes, so that you and your family can enjoy the backyard with out the headache.

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Signs of Termite Activity

 

Do I Have Termites ?

Just the word “termites” can strike fear into any metro Atlanta homeowner, and for good reason. Termites are some of the worst pests that can inflict the most damage on any home. Termites are known for sneaking into homes through cracks in the foundation and wreaking real havoc to the interior wooden structure, sometimes literally right under a homeowner’s nose. And the worst part is, termites are known for staying silent and sneaky. This makes it difficult to spot the damage they inflict until it is too late.

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