What Pests Are Not Active During Winter in Waterloo?

Many pests die off or spend the winter months huddled together, waiting for the cold to pass. The way that pests withstand freezing temperatures varies. However, it is safe to say that your house presents an attractive option for both food and shelter all winter long. Learn more about which pests are inactive during the … Continue reading What Pests Are Not Active During Winter in Waterloo?

Why DIY Pest Control in Your Waterloo Home Is Hard?

Rodents and insects can turn your home into a nightmare when they find access to the interior. When pests invade your property, it’s difficult to determine their population numbers when they’re hidden behind walls, attic spaces and outdoor structures. Since there are numerous commercial products available to battle invaders, you may think you can save … Continue reading Why DIY Pest Control in Your Waterloo Home Is Hard?

Waterloo Pest Control: 4 Things Attracting Mice This Christmas

You may have performed a thorough cleaning before Christmas and purchased extra airtight containers in which to store those cookies for Santa to decrease the chance that mice will appear seemingly out of nowhere as they often do. Mice can live in your walls, under your floorboards, and practically anywhere else in your home that … Continue reading Waterloo Pest Control: 4 Things Attracting Mice This Christmas

Waterloo Pest Control: Spider Activity After The Rain

Indoor spider activity increases after a rainstorm. Both webbed and non-web spiders seek shelter and prey from the rain. Most spiders are following a target into the warm and dry environments of human homeowners. Find out what you can do to avoid an excess of insect visitors during the rain,  how to prevent a spider … Continue reading Waterloo Pest Control: Spider Activity After The Rain

Carpenter Ant Prevention This Fall

Carpenter ants use their strong front jaws to chew tunnels through wood to make their nests. In the wild, this helps the decaying stumps of fallen trees to break down more quickly. Therefore, as long as carpenter ants stay outside where they belong, they are actually beneficial. However, if they start building their tunnels in … Continue reading Carpenter Ant Prevention This Fall

Waterloo Pest Control: How Do Hotels Handle Bed Bugs?

Whether you are a hotel owner or an occasional vacationer, you may be curious as to how bed bugs impact the hospitality industry. Do hotel rooms ever become home to these insects? Are hotels liable for any negative outcomes customers experience as a result of an infestation? Consider a few key pieces of information that … Continue reading Waterloo Pest Control: How Do Hotels Handle Bed Bugs?

How Does The Weather Change Mosquito Behaviour?

Whether you’re enjoying a peaceful hike through Canada’s picturesque wilderness or hosting a backyard cookout with friends, mosquitoes are a surefire way to ruin everyone’s good time. Although Truly Nolen provides mosquito control services in Waterloo year-round, mosquito activity patterns vary widely with the season and weather. Understanding these weather-related behaviours can help pest control … Continue reading How Does The Weather Change Mosquito Behaviour?