What Makes Ants Great Navigators?
Let’s be honest: we should really be glad that ants are a little lacking in the size department, because there’s just not much else we humans are superior in. Sure, we’ve done great things throughout history. We’ve built some pretty amazing buildings and established a countless number of civilizations. But ants have done all that, […]
Terminix’s Bed Bugs Dos and Don’ts
This probably goes without saying, but the last thing you’d ever want to do in a zombie outbreak is to pretend like you know what you’re doing. Because the chances are, you’re not going to make things any better, regardless of what your intentions may be. Bed bugs are a little bit like zombies. Not […]
10 Nightmare-ish Facts About Bed Bugs
Canada is known to be a country that gets very, very cold winters in many of its provinces and territories. Naturally, these harsh conditions turn our beds into fortresses of solitude. We bundle ourselves in warm and toasty blankets, shielded from the frigid Fahrenheit plaguing the winter months. Sadly, we have some bad news for […]
Are Bed Bug Infestations Harder To Eliminate Now More Than Ever?
If you’ve had the unfortunate experience of dealing with a bed bug infestation in your home, you know how difficult those buggers are to eradicate for good. And according to a study in the Journal of Economic Entomology, the bed bug battle isn’t going to get any easier. Researchers from Purdue University have learned today’s […]
Are Squirrels Dangerous To Humans?
If you’ve ever wondered ‘are squirrels dangerous?’ you weren’t wrong to. A lot of Canadians often think these rodents are cute and don’t consider them a real threat. This, however, is misguided. At the end of the day, these bushytailed rodents are exactly that – rodents! As such, squirrels carry the same kind of dangers […]
4 Common Household Pests To Fend Off During The Winter
When the temperature drops below zero and the earth is veiled in white, we can all agree that nothing quite beats the feeling of basking in the warmth of your sanctuary. Unfortunately, we’re probably not the only ones who feel that way. It just so happens that your sanctuary also happens to be… theirs. Prepare […]
What Happens To Ants In Winter?
Synonymous with Canadian spring and summertime, everybody is familiar with ants but what happens to ants in winter? When Canada starts experiencing colder weather in autumn and winter, these crawling critters seemingly disappear into the abyss. Just question it yourself for a second. When was the last time you saw a rogue ant or ten […]
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