The Importance Of Pest Control In Pharmaceutical Plants

If you are responsible for the operations of a production plant, then it’s crucial that you understand the importance of pest control. Furthermore, you must be on top of your pest control management in order to maintain the quality of your product and save the plant money. An infestation could cost you a fortune in […]

Do Cockroaches Die In Winter?

For the insectophobes among us, the question remains: do cockroaches die in winter? When freezing temperatures come around, Canadian homeowners often feel relief from the onslaught of flies, bees and mosquitoes endured during the warmer months. When technically answering “do cockroaches die in winter”, direct exposure to frigid weather does kill them. However, these nasty […]

Why Do I Have Cockroaches In Summer? Terminix’s Best Cockroach Prevention Tips

Why do I have cockroaches in summer? If you’re asking yourself this question, you’re not the first and you certainly won’t be the last Canadian homeowner to do so. A nuisance pest year-round, you have to be particularly vigilant about cockroach prevention in the summer. After all, summer’s hot and humid temperatures provide optimal conditions […]

The Entomological Society Of America Now Classifies Termites As Cockroaches

Most people really hate cockroaches, and who could blame them. Most people also aren’t very fond of termites, but normally that’s the only thing that groups these two pesky pests together. Until now. In the biggest reclassification (not really) since International Astronomical Union (IAU) deemed Pluto wasn’t deserving of a planetary title, termites have now […]

Spring Cleaning – The Best Way To Keep Spring Bugs Out

Spring is a time for renewal, refreshment, and restoration. With lighter evenings and warmer weather, many Canadian homeowners feel rejuvenated to tackle a new project or pick up from where they left off in winter. Take it from Terminix Canada; the best way to channel these inner desires is to take some preventative spring pest […]

7 Of The Best Hiding Spots For Cockroaches – How To Spot Cockroaches In Your Home

If you’ve ever wondered ‘where do cockroaches hide?’ we don’t blame you. A nocturnal species, cockroaches are one of the most evasive, irritating pests of all! Ultimately, these six-legged nuisances love playing hide-and-seek. If you’ve unwillingly taken part in cockroach fun and games, you’ve likely discovered a gross bug, found a nearby shoe to swat […]

Why Using A Cockroach Bomb Is A Bad Idea

When Googling cockroach control online, it won’t take you long to uncover the so-called ‘cockroach bomb’. Otherwise known as total release foggers, you should know that these roach bombs aren’t effective at eliminating cockroach infestations from homes. According to a study published by BMC Public Health in January 2019, the study suggested cockroach bombs do […]

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