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The Ultimate Guide to Carpenter Ants

Table of Contents Carpenter ants are small but mighty but not in a good way. They are notorious for the significant damage they cause to homes across Canada. And can cause serious damage to wooden structures in your home if you fail to take action. To protect your home it’s important to take preventative measures […]

The Best Ways To Prevent A Wasp Nest On Your Property

Table of Contents Summer is just around the corner and unfortunately, that means wasps are as well. It can be frustrating when you’re trying to relax and enjoy the summer weather and you’re being bombarded by wasps. The presence of wasps are unfortunately inevitable in the summer, however, wasp nests are preventable. Once a wasp […]

What happens to ants in the winter?

Introduction In Canada, ants are often unavoidable in the spring and summer, but come winter they are nowhere to be found. Ever wonder what happens to ants in the winter? Do they hibernate or do they die? In this blog post, we unravel the mystery of ant survival strategies, exploring the remarkable adaptations that enable […]

What To Do If A Raccoon Bites You

Table of Contents What do I do if a raccoon bites or scratches me? If you are bitten or scratched by a raccoon it’s important that you seek medical attention as soon as possible. Here are the steps you should follow: Clean the Wound: Wash the wound thoroughly with soap and warm water as soon […]

Should I Use a Cockroach Bomb?

Dealing with a cockroach infestation is a daunting task for most homeowners. When you find a cockroach in your space you’ll rightly want to deal with the situation immediately and effectively. Unfortunately, this adrenaline also leads many homeowners to make rash decisions such as using cockroach bombs. Below we’ll explore the pros and cons of […]

How to Choose the Best Exterminator: A Guide for Canadian Homeowners

As a Canadian homeowner, encountering unwanted pests in and around your property can be distressing. For individuals encountering an infestation for the first time, it can be challenging to determine whom to contact to ensure the job gets done right. Unfortunately, not all pest control teams are created equal so it’s important to properly vet […]

The Best Ways to Get Rid of Rats

In this comprehensive post, we’ll delve into the best ways to get rid of rats for good. From understanding the habits and preferences of rats to implementing humane yet efficient removal techniques, we’ve got you covered.


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