6 Kitchen Hacks to a Bug-Free Home

6 Kitchen Hacks to a Bug-Free Home

Your home has turned into a school, workplace, party venue, and sanctuary rolled into one. When the COVID pandemic hit, its walls gave family members the comfort needed to feel safe. But how safe can homes be if there are bugs that can endanger their dwellers? A...
Wasps: Friend or Foe?

Wasps: Friend or Foe?

Imagine that while you are busy cleaning your house you suddenly find a big wasp nest. There is no way you welcome seeing them building a colony in your home. Immediately you will try to think of how to be rid of wasps so you can prevent them from causing any harm....
How to Keep Child Safe From Bug Bites

How to Keep Child Safe From Bug Bites

Bug bites in babies and children are common. Insects (arthropods) can be found anywhere in the country, can breed rapidly, and are able to withstand different seasons. It’s next to impossible to live a bug-free life. They not only bite, but they can also sting and...
Protecting Your Pantry From Pests

Protecting Your Pantry From Pests

Have you noticed some unwanted guests invading your kitchen pantry? Various pests can find their way to pantry cabinets, drawers, and shelves and get their hands on food items and ingredients. You might not know where and how they came to be there, but one thing is...
Why Squirrels Are Bad for Your Home

Why Squirrels Are Bad for Your Home

When you think about squirrels, you might be thinking about how adorable they are. Unfortunately, there’s more to them than meets the eye. In fact, in some places in Canada, including Ontario, it’s illegal to keep squirrels as pets. Their presence in a home can be...
Understanding Spiders — Friends or Foe?

Understanding Spiders — Friends or Foe?

Spiders are one of the most common household pests. Simultaneously, arachnophobia, or the fear of spiders, is one of the most common phobias in the world. When most homeowners see one, the usual reaction is to get rid of it either with a vacuum or a shoe. However, a...
Why Pest Control Is Essential to Public Health

Why Pest Control Is Essential to Public Health

Raising the importance of pest control helps the public know about the dangers brought about by pests.  Pest-borne diseases, such as hantavirus, salmonellosis, Lyme disease, and West Nile virus, have increased over the years. Pests, like rats, mosquitoes, and...
Why Invest in Wildlife Control

Why Invest in Wildlife Control

There might be raccoons enjoying the fruits of your labour, a.k.a your home garden, a family of squirrels residing in your attic, or birds building nests in your gutters. But before you think of getting rid of these animals right away, you should consider planning on...
Why Bed Bugs Are Hard to Get Rid Of

Why Bed Bugs Are Hard to Get Rid Of

Bed bugs in Collingwood are one of the most annoying insects. Like other rapidly-multiplying insects, they are found in almost all establishments, such as workspaces, houses, dorms, motels, schools, and stores. They bite the animal and human skin and suck on blood to...
Why Ant Control Is More Important Than You Think

Why Ant Control Is More Important Than You Think

Ant infestation in your Midland home can be a nuisance and disrupt your daily activities, aside from the health hazards it poses to you and your family. Homeowners find the sight of ant colonies very unappealing and bothersome, to the point that they even rant about...
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