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Bed Bugs Info To Know

August 11, 2017

Bed bugs are small oval shaped insects. They do not fly; they crawl and attach themselves to surfaces such as clothing, furniture and luggage. They are attracted to the carbon dioxide that we exhale and can affect anyone at any time. Bed bugs are most active at night and are usually found where people sleep. […]

Gardening Season Tips For Pest

March 30, 2017
Ants, Critter Info, Uncategorized

There’s nothing worse than working hard to create a beautiful garden only to have it destroyed by typical garden pests.  Fortunately, with careful planning and care, you can prevent and treat common pest problems and enjoy your garden again.   No matter what type of garden you have, you’ll be faced with pests that want […]

Endure, Adapt, Overcome and be ready for the battle

February 6, 2017

Or at least that`s what a survivalist would say, so when you are providing a safe home for all of your family, it`s always important to keep an open mind for the worst scenario. With that in mind, it is also important to be rational about were threats to your home can come from. A […]

Time To Learn About The Most Common Pest

November 20, 2016
Critter Info, Uncategorized

Time To Learn About The Most Common Pest The German cockroach is by far the most important and usually the most common of the cockroaches. In addition to being a nuisance, it has been implicated in outbreaks of illness, the transmission of a variety of pathogenic organisms including at least one parasitic protozoan, and allergic […]

The Not So Noticeable, Lurking In Stored Food Areas

November 15, 2016
Critter Info, Uncategorized

The Not So Noticeable, Lurking In Stored Food Areas The sawtoothed grain beetle gets its common name from the 6 teeth located on each side of the prothorax. It is one of the most important pests of stored products found in the home and grocery stores. It is worldwide in distribution. The female lays 45-285 […]

Torture From Your Bed ?

November 10, 2016

As Pest Control goes this is a common question when it comes to Bed bugs. A little History on how they got their name, along with their habits may tell you why. This bug probably received its common name of bed bug from its close association with human sleeping beds where it often seeks refuge during […]

Bedbugs The True Facts !

October 26, 2016
BedBugs, Critter Info

Have you seen any Bedbugs around your home lately? Keep calm and take a breath. If you catch the nasty critters before they grow too large in number, you have a better chance of controlling the problem. It is quite likely you can not handle the problem without hiring a professional to assist you. Take […]

Ants Marching On

October 14, 2016

What About Ants ?   ANTS, like most creatures, come in a variety of colours and sizes. They can use almost anything to create their homes. As an example of how creative these insects can be, Pavement Ants have been known to penetrate the building envelope set up colonies in basements insulation. The only thing […]

A Typical Day Bedbug life!

October 14, 2016

Do you have these and wondered, why don`t I see them? What a cryptic lifestyle, spending a majority of their time hiding together in cracks and crevices where they will not be seen or disturbed. However, they become active at night, between midnight and 5:00 am. It is during this time, when the human host […]

So What Happened At The CCMA Awards?

October 11, 2016

The short answer is a picture is worth a thousand words, as they say back in the day. Usually, on the pest Blog, we write about tips, ideas, bug information or other topics related to the bug issues. This week is a little different as we pumped up about the CCMA Awards, as one of […]