We all go to the grocery stores with our shopping lists. Normally we find offers and deals which make a lot of sense, so we end up coming with more than we planned to. This doesn’t mean that we thought we would be carrying pests home though. Even if your house is completely pest-proof and … Continue reading Is it Possible to Brings Pests Home from the Grocery Stores?
You’ve probably hung those bird feeders in the yard because you want to see some interesting birds and help them get the food they need. You probably didn’t assemble them to attract rats to your yard and support the local rodent community too. Unfortunately, rats will eat just about anything and if you don’t take … Continue reading Niagara Pest Control: Bird Feeders Attract Rats
At Truly Nolen, we deal with all sorts of residential pest control problems. We tackle infestations throughout Canada and across our team, we’ve seen just about everything imaginable. That being said, some of the pests that we deal with are more popular than others. In today’s post, we’re going to briefly look at some of … Continue reading Common Residential Bugs: Are Ladybugs Pests?
When winter finally settles in, we tend to notice a significant decrease in insect activity. Wasps, ants and other insects which wreaked havoc in the summer months will either die off or find a warm place to spend the winter indoors. Where you find bed bugs, you will find humans. So what do they do … Continue reading Do You See More Bed Bugs in Winter?
We’ll bet that you thought it was something that only happened in cartoons, right? A puff of black smoke escapes your fireplace and you hear all sorts of noises further up your chimney. If you’re lucky, that puff of smoke will be followed by the sound of frantic, panicked bird wings trying to escape. It … Continue reading Can Truly Nolen Remove Rodents from Your Chimney?
We think we know a lot about ants, but these impressive pests still have interesting habits and behaviours that many of us don’t know enough about. The more you know about ants, the easier it will be for you to spot them inside your home, and prevent an ant control problem before it’s too late. … Continue reading When Do Ants Breed?
Bed bug numbers seem to increase incredibly quickly. They’re masters of deception, and it’s likely that you’ll see the marks on your skin long before you ever see the bugs themselves. They hide away during the day, safe in the knowledge that their colony is in a hidden, inaccessible corner of your furniture. When the … Continue reading Can Bed Bugs Talk to Each Other?
We joke that they could survive nuclear disasters, but they certainly do have an uncanny ability to survive. Cockroaches can live off scraps of food or waste and will forage just about everywhere imaginable. They can be extremely resilient in the harshest of conditions and they’re notoriously difficult to get rid of once an infestation … Continue reading How Cold Does It Need to Be to Kill Cockroaches?
Many of us will discover termites during the warm summer months. When you’re doing essential repairs on your home and enjoying some gardening, you’re more likely to come across tell-tale signs of a termite nest. Admittedly, that’s when our Truly Nolen pest control experts get most of their call-outs too. There are many different termite … Continue reading Can Termites Survive the Winter in Your Home?
There are more than 14,000 different species of ant. That’s an awful lot, isn’t it? Thankfully, you don’t have to worry about all of them. While some species of ant can quite literally eat your home inside out, there are other species that you’ll never come across. Not unless you go on vacation to remote, … Continue reading Do All Species of Ants Cause Damage to Your Home?