Allowing Clutter to Accumulate: We all have clutter and often allow it to accumulate
We all have clutter and often allow it to accumulate until it seems impossible to ever get organized. Not being able to find your favorite shirt is one thing but allowing clutter and garbage to accumulate in excess provides the perfect haven for rodents, roaches, moths, spiders, and fungus to thrive.
Empty trash cans that contain food waste daily. At least seasonally, sweep through living and storage areas to get rid of paper, especially cardboard. Monitor every area for insect and rodent activity and treat accordingly.