Bed bug or flea? Termite or carpenter ant? Rat or mouse? The fight against pests can seem like an endless battle, and here at Truly Nolen pest control, we know all about that. But do you know exactly which pest just scuttled across your kitchen floor? Did you see the size, shape, and colour of … Continue reading Pest Control: Differences Between Cockroaches and Water Bugs
There are an awful lot of things you can do around the house on your own. Some things simply don’t require professional help. Changing a lightbulb, a furniture project and even painting can be done by those with the attitude and ability to do so. DIY residential pest control, on the other hand, never ends … Continue reading Know the Risks of DIY Residential Pest Control
What do you know about termites? More specifically, what do you know about a termite queen? If you’ve never had to know your carpenter ants from your termites, then you may be surprised to learn that termite queens are a surprisingly fascinating insect. Their role within a termite community is a very different one to … Continue reading Truly Nolen Pest Control: Facts About the Termite Queen
Organizing your weekend getaway can be stressful. Once you’ve got everything packed, the directions all sorted, the food shopping done and the car loaded, you can normally relax on the drive there. And while there will always be a few hiccups when it comes summer rentals or your vacation home, pest problems can be among … Continue reading Pest Problems in Your Summer Rental? Here are some Helpful Tips
Your instinct when finding an insect crawling on one of your many plants could naturally be to try and, well, extinguish it. It’s a natural reaction, but is it based on an outdated preconception? The pest you’re about to crush is in fact doing you a favour, and asking for very little in return. Insects, … Continue reading Residential Pest Control – What Bugs Are in Your Garden?
Many insects are very small to the human eye and can be easily mistaken for other pests if you don’t know what to look for. It is important to know what your dealing with if you have a pest problem so that the right pest control plan can be implemented. The most common type of … Continue reading What Does A Carpenter Ant Look like?
Everyone looks forward to the return of spring and summer and the sunshine, but it’s not all clear skies yet. The warmer weather gives rise to pests that have been snoozing in those long winter months. Luckily, residential pest control is available to curb infestations or prevent them altogether. Here are some pest-deterring tips to … Continue reading Residential Cleaning Tips To Help Pest Control
Pest infestation is a big problem that can be avoided. Protecting your business depends on what your workers know about pests. For a pest control program to be effective, employees must know the important role they play in your commercial pest control strategy. Being vigilant and observant will help to identify pests and prevent them … Continue reading Commercial Pest Control: Unwanted Pest Problems
Most humans think that insects are a nuisance. But did you know that there are some insects that provide services that are beneficial to humans? Let’s look at the bees, without bees we wouldn’t have honey. Silkworms too provide us with expensive fabric. And wasps provide valuable pest control for farmers crops. Pollination is an … Continue reading Think Like a Bug and Achieve Effective Bug Control
With summer right around the corner, patio dining will be in full swing. For restaurants, it’s a wonderful way to get some additional seating space and boost your venue’s dining appeal. However, there are a few challenges with catering to the outdoor dining experience; one of them includes some unwelcome guests in the form of … Continue reading Commercial Pest Control – Protecting Your Restaurant’s Patio