As insects go, carpenter ants seem to be relatively harmless. How much damage could a colony of these tiny critters really cause? Unlike the average ant that crashes your picnic, however, carpenter ants present serious risks to homeowners. Consider some key facts that may help you understand the negative impact carpenter ants can have on … Continue reading Do Carpenter Ants Bite?
When the first reports of bed bug infestations in North American cities made headlines in the 1990s, people were shocked. How could an insect no one had seen since the 1950s suddenly make a worldwide comeback? Bed bugs and humans have been together for a long time, and this new epidemic is just the latest … Continue reading Cambridge Pest Control : The History of Bedbugs
When people think of ways to keep rodents out of their homes, they often think of making sure no crumbs are lying around or sealing up cracks in a wall. While these are great tips to keep animals out, people often overlook other things that may attract them. For example, cardboard boxes are one item … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Keep Cardboard Boxes in Your Attic or Basement
Bees are an ecologically important species; therefore, pest control for bees and wasps in Guelph must be handled delicately. Take carpenter bees, for example. This docile species resembling the bumblebee has an important role to play in plant pollination. On the other hand, its habit of excavating tunnels in wood products in which to lay … Continue reading What Are Carpenter Bees?
While most any kind of bug is not a welcome sight in your home, the eight-legged kind can be especially worrisome. Not only does the sight of a spider make your skin crawl, but some of them are venomous and therefore have potentially harmful bites. A perhaps lesser-known spider that you should be aware of … Continue reading What You Need To Know About Yellow Sac Spiders
Whether you own a dog, cat, bird or even fish and reptiles, they are likely treasured members of your Kitchener family, and you do all you can to keep them safe. From providing them with vaccinations to keeping your backyard gated, there are many safeguards you can use to keep your pet healthy, but … Continue reading Rodent Control: Keeping Your Pets Safe
As the proud owner of a Niagara restaurant, you probably go to great lengths to ensure its cleanliness to please your guests and comply with local health standards. However, even the cleanest eateries can attract unwanted guests, and few are more troubling than rodents. We at Truly Nolen are standing by with information about these … Continue reading Rats and Mice: Your Niagara Restaurant’s Unwanted Guests
Carpenter ants are relatively common, yet their population is increasing throughout the Niagara area. However, just because they are common doesn’t mean you want them to establish their colonies near or in your home or business. It’s essential to take steps to remedy the situation should you notice carpenter or signs of their colonies nearby … Continue reading What You Need To Know About Carpenter Ant Colonies
You’ve seen the droppings. You’ve heard the scratching sounds late at night. You’ve noticed holes near your foundation. The one problem all of these signs point to is a rat. As your home rodent control Waterloo professionals, we’re here when you realize there’s an issue. While it may not seem too serious, rats do not … Continue reading How Many Litters Do Rats Have a Year?
When you think of insects and creepy crawlies, you probably imagine them living in a nest. Many insects do build nests; ants, bees, wasps and termites, for example, have extensive ecosystems they create. While this can create a lot of damage, it also makes extermination a little easier. Bed bugs are much different. These insects … Continue reading Do Bed Bugs Make Nests In A Home?