Tips to Prevent a Carpenter Ant Infestation During Winter

Carpenter ants may be small, but they can cause a significant amount of damage to the structure of your home. It is hard to get rid of a carpenter ant infestation once the pests have established a full-fledged colony, so understanding how to prevent carpenter ants from taking up residence in your home is important. … Continue reading Tips to Prevent a Carpenter Ant Infestation During Winter

What Attracts Carpenter Ants to Bathrooms?

While many different species of invasive insects live in Canada, few cause more widespread damage to your home’s wooden structures than carpenter ants. These insects chew into wood, make nests and tunnels from the pulp and spread throughout your home, including your bathroom. At Truly Nolen, we offer professional carpenter ant extermination and some useful … Continue reading What Attracts Carpenter Ants to Bathrooms?

4 Ways to Protect Your Home Against Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants are destructive little insects that are incredibly difficult to remove or eliminate. The ants build satellite colonies throughout a structure that typically requires a professional carpenter ant treatment to eliminate or defend against. Protecting your property is about understanding carpenter ants’ behaviour and knowing how to deter them. 4 Ways To Protect Against … Continue reading 4 Ways to Protect Your Home Against Carpenter Ants

3 Different Ant Species That May Invade Your Oakville Home This Summer

When warm weather arrives in Oakville, many species of insects emerge to find new nesting sites, and few colonize with more efficiency and in greater numbers than ants. Once they choose a nesting site near your home, they may find their way inside to forage for food. Here at Truly Nolen, we offer carpenter ant … Continue reading 3 Different Ant Species That May Invade Your Oakville Home This Summer

Oakville Pest Control: Why Are There Ants in My Kitchen?

Avoiding ants isn’t as simple as staying away from ant hills and swarms of bugs when you’re outdoors. Sometimes, ants find you by coming into your home and congregating in your kitchen. Squishing one ant isn’t usually effective since they often are joined by many others. If you have an ant infestation in your home, … Continue reading Oakville Pest Control: Why Are There Ants in My Kitchen?

Guelph Pest Control: The Differences of Carpenter Ants and Termites

Carpenter ants and termites both make their homes deep inside wooden structures, but there are several distinct differences between the two types of insects. Knowing which insect you’re dealing with is vital for getting rid of an infestation effectively. Here’s what you need to know to understand if you are dealing with an infestation of … Continue reading Guelph Pest Control: The Differences of Carpenter Ants and Termites

Different Ants That May Invade Your Markham Home

Canada is home to many species of ants, including pavement and carpenter ants. Despite the variety of ant species that live and thrive in Canada, homeowners should be aware of three species that are more problematic. If you have carpenter ants, fire ants, or pharaoh ants on your property, call insect and carpenter ant pest … Continue reading Different Ants That May Invade Your Markham Home