Water Damage Attracts Ants

Case Study: Severe Carpenter Ant Problem in North York

The following article details a carpenter ant extermination in North York. Carpenter ants were found in the kitchen, basement, and perimeter of a single-family home, damaging its structure. A full extermination and residual treatment of the property got rid of the ants quickly. If there are ants on your property, reach out to The Exterminators…

What Do Rats Eat in the Garden

What Do Rats Eat in the Garden?

Rats are opportunistic animals. If they come across a vegetable patch out in the yard, they will eat from it with no holds barred. These are destructive rodents that will dig and chew through practically anything, damaging your property and putting you at risk of getting sick. If you’re worried about getting rats, you will…

Case Study: Flying Carpenter Ant Removal in North York

This article details a carpenter ant extermination in North York. Flying ants were seen around a family’s property, indicating that a colony was spreading and reaching toward the house. A complete extermination of the home has since left this property free of carpenter ants. If you are currently dealing with an ant problem, reach out…

Are Rat Control Treatments Safe for People and Pets

Are Rat Control Treatments Safe for People and Pets?

Rats have been a bother to human beings for thousands of years. These are resilient animals that sneak into our homes and contaminate our foods with dangerous pathogens, putting the safety of our friends and families at risk. Rats are known carriers of Plague, Leptospirosis, and other diseases that can be lethal. Removing them from…

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Case Study: Rat Extermination in Old Toronto

The following article details an interior and exterior rat extermination in Old Toronto. Rats were found burrowing into a single-family home and removed with a combination of rodenticide, traps, and pest-proofing. If you are struggling with a rat problem on your property, please reach out to the experts at The Exterminators. Old Toronto: Toronto’s Historic…

Carpenter Ants

Case Study: Carpenter Ant Infestation in Ajax

We are going to take a close look at a carpenter ant infestation in an Ajax home. After a thorough inspection, our certified exterminators were able to treat the problem and ensure the ants were gone for good. Tucked between Pickering and Whitby, the Town of Ajax is located in the Durham region, east of…

Signs of a Centipede Infestation

Signs of a Centipede Infestation

Centipedes are vicious predators that will eat virtually any other bug. They’ll even feed on other centipedes! Given their diet, house centipedes can be useful in keeping other insects under control, but they are terrifying, nonetheless. If you have been witnessing a lot of centipede activity in your home, you may be facing a larger…

What Attracts House Centipedes to Your Home

What Attracts House Centipedes to Your Home?

Like most insects, centipedes are attracted to warm areas where they can find food and shelter. They will sneak their way into your home if there is an opening and an opportunity to feed indoors. While centipedes will feed on the other bugs in your living space, these are unsightly creatures that are terrifying to…

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Case Study: Interior Carpenter Ant Removal in Leaside

The following case study details a carpenter ant extermination in Toronto. Leaside, Toronto Leaside is located in the east end of Toronto and is comprised of a mix of residential, commercial, and industrial complexes. Known as one of the most affluent neighbourhoods in the city, Leaside was first developed in the early 1900’s by the…