Are you tired of running into mice at your home and having to deal with them over and over again? These rodents are always in search of food and if you have some around your property, they’ll probably find a place suitable to nest in. Urban areas like St. Catharines are twice as more likely … Continue reading St. Catharines Pest Control and the City’s Rebate Program
You might be sharing your bed with this unwanted guest! Bed bugs are small brownish parasitic insects that feed on the blood of humans or animals. The most common places where get their food supply are beds. Since female bed bugs can lay hundreds of eggs, seeking professional help as soon as you notice the … Continue reading St. Catharines Bed Bug Control: Will a Mattress Cover Help?
When your boat is not in use and tied up at the dock or in storage for an extended period of time, expect to find some kind of a rodent damage inside. Rats are a common nuisance for people with boats in Niagara Falls where pest control services are constantly needed to remove and prevent … Continue reading Niagara Pest Control: Rats and Proper Boat Storage
Spiders might make you scream or grab the nearest shoe or flyswatter, however, most people don’t automatically reach for their blowtorch to kill spiders. But apparently, that’s just what a California man did, and started a house fire in the process. The man, who was house-sitting for his parents at the time, was apparently trying … Continue reading Blowtorches, Chestnuts and Other Myths about House Spiders
Termites are the bane of homeowner’s lives, they chew through wood, destroy foundations and can cause untold damage to your property. The Formosan subterranean termite, otherwise known as the “super termite,” lives in large colonies that can consist of millions of members. These large numbers mean that termites can do massive damage in a very … Continue reading Canadian Pest Control: Think You Know Termites? Think Again
Keeping Bed Bugs off Your Boat during Winter Don’t let bed bugs turn your dream of sailing off into the sunset into a nightmare. Bed bugs don’t just live in houses and apartments. Anywhere that people lay down for the night is a potential bed bug haven. Campers, cottages, tents, boats – where there’s a … Continue reading Keeping Bed Bugs Off Your Boat during Winter
Ticks are a problem year round! Don’t be fooled into thinking that you won’t get bitten in the winter, or that ticks can’t survive the cold. That will give you a false sense of security and could ultimately put your health at risk. In order to avoid being bitten by a tick, and possibly contracting … Continue reading Cold Weather Doesn’t Mean Ticks Won’t Bite
Most people are very quick to get rid of their bedroom furniture, or at the very least, their bed, mattress, and all their bedding, as soon as they start getting bitten by bed bugs. But this is an expensive exercise, and worse still, it might not be effective. So do you need to get rid … Continue reading Do You Need to Throw Out Your Furniture After a Bed Bug Infestation?
Scratching in your ceiling, gnawing at your furniture, nests in your cupboards and droppings on your countertops are all signs of rodent infestations. But the question is, is it rats or mice? And why should you care? Surely a rodent is a rodent, and you treat them all the same. Unfortunately not. Mouse control and … Continue reading Mouse Control: Is it a Mouse or a Rat? Knowing the Signs
Bed bugs are tough little suckers and these pests are notoriously hard to get rid of, and yet many people still think they can solve the problem without professional help. DIY bed bug removal is, however, a bad idea. Yes, there are other pests out there that you may successfully be able to tackle on your … Continue reading The Hazards of DIY Bed Bug Removal