Dealing with Infestations of Maggots in Your Dirty Trash Cans
Curbside Trash Can Cleaning Service Effectively Eliminates Maggots from Your Central Iowa Trash Bins
Let's face it… Iowans all dislike the task of taking out dirty trash cans. It's just one more thing we have to remember to do. The fact that they're not clean makes it all the more an unenjoyable task. During the hot summer months, your trash cans will be filled with all sorts of grim and debris that festers in the heat. Food scraps, in particular, create a perfect nesting ground for flies. Hot trash cans filled with grimy trash is precisely when and where maggots thrive the most.
When maggots infest your trash cans you'll need to act quickly to clean and disinfect the pails in order to prevent the situation from getting even worse. Obviously, a professional curbside trash bin cleaning service like the ones offered by The Can Is Clean of Central Iowa will greatly reduce the risk of dealing with nasty maggots and other vermin when moving your trash bins in or out of your property. But what exactly is it that allows maggots to thrive inside of dirty trash cans and recycling bins and how does a professional trash bin cleaning process eliminate the maggots and help prevent them from returning?
Why Do Maggots Infest Your Central IA Trash Cans and Recycling Bins?
When they’re searching for a place to lay their eggs, flies will seek out locations that offer warmth, protection and food. If not properly maintained, your hot, dirty Central Iowa trash bins are the ideal location for flies and their eggs to thrive since trash cans offer all of these things in abundance. Rotting organic matter is the preferred food source for maggots. Obviously, your trash cans are full of all sorts of organic waste in the form of food scraps, etc.
The warmer weather will cause the trash can interiors to become hot & humid. The higher temperatures during summer months help to enhance the odor of food remnants inside your cans. This makes it even more appealing for files to enter your cans and lay eggs. It's not long before your property is polluted with maggots (not to mention the terrible odor). In a very short time, these disgusting maggots will then hatch and grow into adult flies and continue the breeding process. Just a few tiny maggots will eventually turn into a nasty trash can infestation.
How to Prevent Trash Can Infestations of Maggots
The cleaner you maintain your trash cans + recycling bins, the less likely it will be that you’ll ever have to deal with nasty little maggots. Hiring our curbside trash can cleaning service for your residential or commercial Central Iowa property is the best and simplest way of dealing with this nasty situation. Regular curbside cleaning and sanitizing of your trash cans and recycling bins will not only prevent infestations, but your garbage pails will look and smell their best at all times.
The Curbside Trash Can Cleaning Weapon that Kills Maggots Living Inside of Your Bins
Our curbside trash bin cleaning process uses water heated to over 200° while pairing it with an eco-friendly disinfectant. The 360 degree rotating spray heads thoroughly clean the insides of your trash cans, reaching every nook and cranny for complete sanitization. The existing maggots are instantly destroyed and the surface is cleaned and disinfected creating a much less maggot friendly environment.
If you'd like to schedule a convenient curbside trash can cleaning service from The Can Is Clean and you live in Central Iowa including Altoona, Ames, Ankeny, Bondurant, Clive, Des Moines, Granger, Grimes, Huxley, Johnston, Polk City, Slater, Urbandale, Waukee, or West Des Moines, give us a call at 515.901.0664 or sign-up here.