If you’re not a gardener, then you might wonder why garden shows and flower shows only take place in spring and summer. Is that the only time of year when gardeners are busy? And do gardens lie dormant during winter, waiting patiently to bloom in spring? Quite the opposite. In fact, to grow those … Continue reading How to Achieve a Pest-Free Garden This Winter
Alberta is a little bit larger than the country of France. On a global scale, which makes it a pretty large area. And, as with any society, there are a huge number of things to control and monitor within that area. We already know which of those priorities are coming to your mind…but surely you … Continue reading Understanding Alberta’s Blueprint in Banishing Rats
There are myths for just about anything you can think of. Residential pest control is the same, and many of the traditional myths involve pest control in winter. Some of these myths are downright laughable, and most people will be able to see through them. But some of them are more believable. If you fall … Continue reading Residential Pest Control Winter Myths
Many Canadian residents will fall into the trap of assuming that colder temperatures mean there is little requirement for pest control. This isn’t intentional, it’s just a lack of pest control knowledge. Some people assume that if you can’t see any flying insects, then they can’t be that big of a problem. This is a … Continue reading Is Pest Control Necessary During the Winter Months?
Your RV is your home on the road! It gives you unmatched freedom, endless fun, priceless vacations and sometimes the need for rodent control. Wait. Rodent control? That’s not how it’s supposed to go, is it? Unfortunately, for even the most experienced RV-ers, that RV could also become home for some rather undesirable guests. When … Continue reading Tips on How to Keep Rodents Out of Your RV
You don’t hear many people talking about how delighted they are to have found bed bugs in their home, do you? These blood-thirsty pests are usually bad news. And, to make things worse, they’re also incredibly difficult to remove. They breed quickly, hide in hard-to-reach places and some species are even becoming pesticide-resistant. In today’s … Continue reading The Negative Impact That Bed Bugs Bring
Just like everywhere else in the world, not all insects in Canada are not created equal. While some insects are famous – for reasons good and bad – others are almost unheard of. Some insects are simply more notorious because when they appear inside your home, you need pest control as soon as possible. Other … Continue reading Notorious Insects That May Invade Your Home
Along with politics, bad weather, climate change, and all the other bad news that’s fed to us every day, now you have another thing to worry about: bed bugs. Most people have either come into contact with bed bugs or know of somebody that has. And the likelihood of encounters is increasing. The world is … Continue reading Bed Bug Surge: Products That Can Help You Stop It
There are plenty of winter stereotypes. Long walks in crisp, cold sunshine. Christmas sweaters for those that celebrate the holiday, and lots of time spent indoors by a cozy fire. But ants crawling along your floor? Taking over your kitchen counters and pantry? That doesn’t sound like winter at all. Despite it being a common … Continue reading Keeping Ants Out of the Kitchen This Winter
Wasps are some of the most feared insects in every garden, home, and park. Their stings can be incredibly painful and when one attacks, unfortunately there’s probably going to be more. But they are also incredibly fast. Which makes you wonder, can you run away from wasps? What happens if you try to? We share … Continue reading Can You Run Away from a Wasp?