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...
What Type of Property Damage Can Raccoons Do?

What Type of Property Damage Can Raccoons Do?

You may have heard about the health risks posed by raccoons. Raccoons’ bites are hazardous, causing major health problems. Raccoons, on the other hand, not only pose a health risk but can also inflict significant property damage. Recognize the warning signs so you may...
Negative Effects of a Pest Infestation in Your Home

Negative Effects of a Pest Infestation in Your Home

Pests are more than just a nuisance, they can also pose threats to your home. Find out why you need to get rid of pests as soon as you see signs of them. The Most Common House Pests There are a variety of pests that can infest your home. Below are the most common...
Pest-Proofing Your Home for the New Year

Pest-Proofing Your Home for the New Year

In a few more weeks, we will be ringing in the New Year not only with revelry and fireworks but with new plans, too. While improving the home does not figure in the top New Year’s resolutions, homeowners who value their home and their families, especially their young...
7 Ways to Keep Pests out of Your House

7 Ways to Keep Pests out of Your House

You may clean your house from top to bottom on a regular basis and believe it is spotless. That’s not the case. According to studies, an average home has approximately 100 different types of flies, spiders, beetles, and other bugs. Even affluent communities are...
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