With springtime around the corner, many people are looking forward to warmer weather and getting their homes in tip-top shape after the long winter months. Unfortunately, the thawing snow can bring a host of problems. The increased temperatures and moisture can cause bugs and critters to come out in full force. Headaches associated with pest … Continue reading Protect Your Home in Niagara From Pests This Spring
In movies and television shows, spiders are often depicted as monstrous and dangerous creatures. Many people are very afraid of these eight-legged arachnids. However, spiders may be getting a bad rap. They can be useful cohabitants of our homes. To help you understand more about spiders below is some information on which spiders are common … Continue reading Are the Spiders in Your Home Dangerous?
Don’t count on bed bugs to go away on their own. In theory, they can. In practice, they don’t unless several highly specific circumstances occur. Your best bet is professional bed bugs treatment. These two things must happen for bed bugs to leave on their own: Six to 12 months elapse. During that time, the … Continue reading Will Bed Bugs Leave On Their Own?
Carpenter ants wreak havoc on homes in Canada year-round. The good news: They are unlikely to destroy your home since the signs of an infestation are fairly clear. For example, home, apartment or condo residents can spot ant infestations much more quickly than they spot termite infestations. Still, these ants manage to cause their share … Continue reading Can Carpenter Ants Destroy Your Home?
Each year, the gorgeous spring and summer weather remind you why you live in Niagara Falls. As the snow and ice melt, the white and gray hues of the landscape give way to the greens and pinks of flowering trees and shrubs. The air is full of singing birds fresh from their winter stay in … Continue reading Is There a Peak Bed bug Season?
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