How to Differentiate Cockroaches

How to Differentiate Cockroaches

How to Differentiate Cockroaches Cockroaches are universally regarded as a disgusting nuisance of a pest. Although there are some species of a cockroach who do not infest homes and businesses, all cockroaches are doomed to suffer from this reputation. There are a vast number of different types of cockroaches, but there are a few different…

Can Rats Climb Up Walls?

Can Rats Climb Up Walls?

Rats are probably the most feared pest of the rodent family. This is for good reason since rats are harbingers of potentially deadly diseases that can be spread to humans. Many home and business owners frequently wonder how rats are able to get into spaces that could only have been accessible via climbing. To deal…

How to Eliminate the Cockroaches in the Office

How to Eliminate the Cockroaches in the Office

It is a common misconception that cockroaches will only infest kitchens and bathrooms. When there are very few foods and water sources available, cockroaches will branch out into other areas of a structure that would never be considered to harbor cockroaches. Offices are prone to cockroach infestations for a number of reasons. Paper, coffee, water,…

Difference Between Wasps and Hornets

Difference Between Wasps and Hornets

Wasps and hornets can be incredibly burdensome pests in Hamilton during the spring and summer months. You may have found yourself wondering if there are any differences between wasps and hornets and the answer is yes, there are differences between the two; many differences actually, and it is quite confusing to keep straight what exactly…

Home remedies and carpenter ants, do they really work

Carpenter Ants in the Attic: How to Deal with Them?

Carpenter ants are popularly known to only infest wood to create their colonies, but this is actually a common misconception. This ant species has also been known to infest insulation within residential walls and attics. Hamilton has a lot of lush vegetation, which makes bridges for carpenter ants to attics in most cases. These ants…

Do carpenter ants create many nests

When are Carpenter Ants Most Active?

Carpenter ants are one of the most ubiquitous species of ants in Canada. They are not so much a pest based upon any harm they inflict, but more based upon the damage they can cause to the wood inside of a home. This ant species can be found virtually anywhere within the country, but problems…

What Attracts Mice in Your House?

What Attracts Mice in Your House?

Mice are mammals, which means they need adequate shelter to ensure their survival, particularly during harsh Canadian winters. Safe harbour and habitation are crucially important to mice and they will go to great lengths to find it and maintain it. Unfortunately, residential homes are becoming the main choice of lodging for mice. In addition to…

How to Find Rat Burrows Around Your House

How to Find Rat Burrows Around Your House

When your home has become invaded by rats, there are many clear signs to know if they are actually present inside of the home. Finding evidence of their presence or even hearing them is always assured. It becomes more difficult to diagnose where the rats are gaining entry to your home. Rat burrows are a…

How to Clean Mouse Droppings

How to Clean Mouse Droppings

For all of the inherent dangers posed by rats and mice, there is also the issue of their unsanitary behaviors that can turn a home into a truly uninhabitable place. One of the most difficult aspects of a rodent invasion that Ontario residents face is the onslaught of rodent droppings that come with having an…

Why to Call a Professional Pest Control Company to Deal with Rats

Why to Call a Professional Pest Control Company to Deal with Rats

Rats represent one of the most dangerous pest infestations within the world, not just Canada. These rodents are vectors for disease and increasingly unsanitary living spaces. From the plague to leptospirosis, rats pose serious threats to human health and eradication methods need to be handled with the utmost of precautions. Attempting to treat rats on…