Whether you live in a top floor apartment in the city or a home in the rural countryside the chances are strong that bugs, insects, and/or rodents have been a problem in the past and will likely continue to be nuisance in the future. Being prepared for these pests can limit and even prevent them from showing up to annoy you and your loved ones. In the following Pest Control Buyer’s Guide we’ll help you find solutions to your one-time and continuous pest and rodent problems.

Let Motion Control the Lights

Moquitoes and Other Flying Insects

Quite possibly the most annoying pests are the flying insects that ruin your backyard get-togethers or find a way into your home via an open door or window. There are a number of Pest Repelling and Pest Traps for dealing with these nuisance insects depending upon the application needed and the type of solution you’re looking for.

Terminix AllClear Mosquito Mister Lantern

Terminix AllClear Mosquito Mister Lantern

SolaMist Solar Powered Mosquito Misting System

SolaMist Solar Powered Mosquito Misting System

DYNATRAP Mosquito and Insect Trap

DYNATRAP Mosquito and Insect Trap

DYNAZAP Extendable Insect Zapper

DYNAZAP Extendable Insect Zapper

Bug Off Instant Screen Door with Magnetic Closure

Bug Off Instant Screen Door with Magnetic Closure
Terminix AllClear Mosquito Mister LanternSolaMist Solar Powered Mosquito Misting SystemDYNATRAP Mosquito and Insect TrapDYNAZAP Extendable Insect ZapperBug Off Instant Screen Door with Magnetic Closure
Prevention MethodMisting SprayMisting SprayUV light & Vacuum Action FanElectric ZapBarrier
Control MethodRemote ControlApp from iOS or Android Smart DeviceTwist cradle to turn “ON/OFF”“ON” buttonMagnetic Door
Power Source4 AA BatteriesSolar Panel120V AC2 AA BatteriesNone
Indoor / OutdoorOutdoorOutdoorBothBothBoth
Effective AgainstFlying InsectsFlying Insects, Spiders & RoachesFlying InsectsFlying & Crawling InsectsFlying Insects
Additional Feature #1Natural Repellent Safe for Humans, Pets & EnvironmentSet Spraying Schedules from SmartphoneWhisper Quiet OperationExtendable Reach Arm up to 3 FeetVarious Sizes Available
Additional Feature #2Repels Insects within 300 Square FeetMay qualify for 30% Federal Tax RebateUV Bulb Lasts up to 3,000 HoursFlexible and Telescoping headMagnets Quickly Close Screen

Critters, Animals and Birds

Smarthome offers a variety of Animal Control products designed to prevent birds from roosting and critters from entering your property as well as traps that can be used to capture them in the event the do end up in or around your home.

Amtek Critter Gitter

Amtek Critter Gitter

Scarecrow Water Spraying Animal Repeller

Scarecrow Water Spraying Animal Repeller

Bird-B-Gone Bird Spider

Bird-B-Gone Bird Spider

Solar Powered Sonic Mole, Gopher & Rodent Deterrent

Solar Powered Sonic Mole, Gopher & Rodent Deterrent

Spray Proof Skunk Trap

Amtek Critter GitterScarecrow Water Spraying Animal RepellerBird-B-Gone Bird SpiderSolar Powered Sonic Mole, Gopher & Rodent DeterrentSpray Proof Skunk Trap
Works AgainstRaccoons, Stray Dogs, Stray Cats, Opossums, Skunks, Chipmunks, Deer, Squirrels, Gophers, Moles, Rabbits, Voles, Woodchucks, Coyotes, and MoreDogs, Cats, Deer, Raccoons, Squirrels and MoreBirdsMoles, Gophers and Similar RodentsSkunks, Squirrels, Cats, Rabbits, Opossum and Other Similar Sized Animals
How it WorksEmits High Pitched Sounds and Flashing LED Lights when PIR Sensor Detects Animal IntruderSprays Water when PIR Sensor Detects Animal IntruderPrevents Birds from LandingEmits Sonic Noise that Irritates Rodents Causing them to LeaveSpring-Loaded Trap Door Automatically Closes
CoverageUp to 40 FeetUp to 35 Feet8 Foot DiameterUp to 7,500 Square FeetN/A
Power Source9V Battery – Lasts Approx. 1 Year9V Battery – Lasts Approx. 6 MonthsN/ABuilt-in top-mounted solar panelN/A
Additional Feature #1Sounds Emitted are Not Audible to HumansConnects Directly to Garden HoseStainless Steel Arms Move in Breeze to Deter Birds from Landing in AreaSonic Noise isn’t Audible to Humans or House PetsPipe Prevents Skunks from Lifting their Tail to Spray
Additional Feature #2Randomly Changing Sound Pattern Prevents Animals from Getting Used to ItAdjustable Spray Coverage from 10° to 360°Flat Surface Mount for Quick InstallationHumane Way to Rid Your Yard of Animals that Borough in the GroundNickel-Sized Holes Allow You to Identify Animal Caught