Pests That Might Invade Your Home in Winter

Pests That Might Invade Your Home in Winter

Winter is officially in full swing. Many people think that their homes are safe from pests because they hibernate during the cold months. You may be too focused and busy winter-proofing your house and preparing for the coming holiday celebrations, but do not forget to...
What Attracts Pests to Your Home During the Holidays?

What Attracts Pests to Your Home During the Holidays?

Although you may not be able to celebrate the upcoming holidays how you usually would this year, you can still have a great time in the comfort of your home. As exciting as these events can be, they can be inviting for pests, as well. Reasons Pests Invade Your Home on...
What Draws Raccoons Into Your Home

What Draws Raccoons Into Your Home

While they may look adorable enough to seem like they would make perfect pets, raccoons are wild animals that can be dangerous to people and other animals. These mammals are intelligent and quite adaptable. They can thrive in prairies, marshes, forests, highly...
What You Need to Know About Weather Changes and Insect Traits

What You Need to Know About Weather Changes and Insect Traits

Small as they are, insects have long been a source of amusement and information for scientists because of their behaviour. Through observation, insect patterns can help people predict or understand coming weather changes. Cold Weather and Sexual Activities of Bugs...
Bed Bugs Solutions: What to Do When They Strike

Bed Bugs Solutions: What to Do When They Strike

Bed bug infestations can be a nuisance and are extremely difficult to eliminate. The infestations could start with a few bugs. However, they multiply fast and can render beds (and other furniture) unusable. Taking action at the first sign of an infestation is crucial....
Lyme Disease — Don’t Get Ticked Off!

Lyme Disease — Don’t Get Ticked Off!

Summer is often associated with outdoor activities. In Canada, a health problem called Lyme disease, brought about by ticks, is also more common when the warmer months set in. The number of recorded cases of Lyme disease is increasing every year. The year 2017 posted...
Rats and Mice Are Attracted to Your Home

Rats and Mice Are Attracted to Your Home

When you first moved into your new home, it was most likely clean, tidy, and uncluttered. However, as time went by, you started hearing scratches between walls and scampering in your ceiling. Some areas in your house are permeating with a pungent odour, food may look...
Treat Bee Stings

Treat Bee Stings

Getting stung by a bee is not an everyday occurrence for the average person. However, that doesn’t mean there is absolutely no chance of you getting stung. Whether you’ve had a friend or a relative share their experience or are simply afraid of getting stung, you can...
Common Spring Pests

Common Spring Pests

  One of the indications that spring is upon us is the improving weather condition. Some people love this season because of the warmer weather — but they’re not the only ones who enjoy the comfort of the thaw. Pests are rejoicing, too. As the season changes, so...
Termites Are Gnawing at Your Home

Termites Are Gnawing at Your Home

Termite infestations have been giving homeowners headaches — probaby for as long as people have used wood for housing. Termites can compromise the stability of structures, like homes and buildings. Destruction can range from minor ones (furniture or home fixtures that...
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