Spooky season is just around the corner. Many people revel in autumnal glory once fall is in full swing by displaying their most festive decorations. Many fall decorations include live pumpkins for authentic seasonal beauty. However, pumpkins can attract various pests to your home in droves, like children flock to Halloween candy. Find out how … Continue reading Keep Your Pumpkins Safe From Pests This Fall
As the winter starts and the weather gets colder, insects, small animals and other pests start to become less active. You typically see less of them and they aren’t as active in seeking out food. This leads many people to think that their homes and businesses no longer need pest control services. However, this may … Continue reading Do You Need Pest Control in the Winter?
An ideal fall for most Canadians includes apple cider, walks around trees with changing leaves, and cozy sweaters. For many Canadians, though, what they get instead is an autumn season full of creepy critters just itching to get into their homes. As you make your preparations for this cooler season, keep an eye out for … Continue reading What are Some Common Fall Residential Pest Invaders?
The cold temperatures are arriving and we are beginning to settle into the coziness and warmth of our homes. Unfortunately, we’re not alone. All sorts of pests that would perish in the harsh temperatures outside are desperate to share some of your shelter and warmth. Fruit flies are among the most irritating ones. But aren’t … Continue reading Why Do You See Fruit Flies in Your Home This Winter?
Of all the pests you hear horror stories about, houseflies rarely seem to get a mention. Cockroaches, rodents and bed bugs seem to be the celebrities of the pest control world. Is it because houseflies pose little threat? Are they an insect we have no reason to worry about? Quite the opposite. Houseflies, just like … Continue reading Can Houseflies be Harmful? Why You May Need Expert Pest Control
Fruit flies are tiny oval flies that feed on the fungus and rot that grows on the surface of decaying fruit, vegetables, and other organic items. Fruit flies living outdoors are highly active in the summer, with their number peaking during the harvest season. Indoors, with a consistent food source, they will thrive throughout the … Continue reading Professional Pest Control: 5 Fun Facts about Fruit Flies
It is inevitable that during the later months of summer, particularly around August, those Cluster Fly numbers seem to increase, and start becoming an annoyance. Both rural and suburban homeowners are struck with this plague-like condition every year, with some desperate need for sustainable pest control measures. Finding these guys in your home is something … Continue reading Cluster Flies: Your Late Summer Visitors
Even though you seem to be doing everything right, the fruit fly can be a bother no matter the measures you take. Sometime knowing your enemy is the best way to get the competitive advantage, and take control of the situation, first hand. Fruit flies are one of the most common kitchen and household annoyances … Continue reading Fruit Fly Facts That May Come In Handy This Fall
There are more than 4,700 drain fly species worldwide. Drain flies are small true flies with short, hairy bodies and wings. They resemble small moths and even given the nickname moth flies. Most common in humid tropic countries the drain fly is also found around home drains and sewage systems. They’re not harmful, but … Continue reading How to get rid of drain flies.
Not properly dealing with pests can prolong the infestation. It’s not about killing the rodents or insects you’re seeing right now. It’s about controlling it from happening again. There’s tons of things people do wrong when trying DIY pest removal. Improper research. Before starting any sort of pest removal make sure to do plenty of … Continue reading How you can make pest problems worse by trying to solve them yourself.