How Long Does a Cockroach Egg Take to Hatch

How Long Does a Cockroach Egg Take to Hatch?

Cockroaches are horrendous creatures to have in homes. They are dirty, creepy, and very hardy insects. One thing that makes a cockroach infestation hard to get rid of is the number of cockroaches that just do not stop appearing. The reason is because they have a lot of eggs at the same time! Below, you…

Rat Infestation in Cold Cellar in Old Toronto

The following case study will look at a rat infestation that took place in a heritage home in Old Toronto. The residence is close to a busy strip of various businesses and restaurants and is located close to the iconic Parkdale community. Exterior infestation The homeowners of the residential property were complaining about noises being…

How to Know if You Have a Cockroach Problem

How to Know if You Have a Cockroach Problem

One of the biggest household menaces that are mostly found in Canadian homes has to be the cockroaches. They can be detrimental to one’s reputation. Having cockroaches is associated with being filthy and unclean. However, cockroach infestations are based on multiple factors at the same time. The biggest drivers for cockroaches to invade a home…

How do I know if rats are gone?

There are a few indicators that can determine whether rats are gone. The most obvious sign is audible. If you had a severe rat infestation, you could have heard rats scurrying about late at night since rats are nocturnal in nature which means that they are highly active at night . Rats can audibly gnaw…

How do you stop rats from coming in your home

how do you stop rats from coming into your house

There is a big reason as to why rats are attracted to your home. The main reasons are warmth, food, and shelter. By being in a heated and comfortable place rats can find the opportunity to multiply and to build nests in peace with the reservoir of food a few meters away. This combination makes…

how does bromadiolone rat poison work

How Does Bromadiolone Rat Poison Work?

Bromadiolone is a popular choice when it comes to rodenticides. It is usually deployed in the form of bait blocks used to eradicate rat or mouse presence. Bromadiolone is an anti-coagulant which means that it avoids blood from clotting. The body does not recycle Vitamin K eventually which leads to rats perishing. The reason why…

How long does it take for rats to die after poison

How long does it take for rats to die after poison?

There is not an exact time when rats die after eating poison. Some estimates say that rats can die as fast as 12 hours while other poisons may cause the rat to die after 3-4 days, and others say that rats can die within a week. It all comes down to what is being affected…

How to Get Rid of Rats Under Decking

How Do You Get Rid of Rats Under Decking

Rats are burrowing animals. They naturally dig tunnels underground so they can evade predators and connect one source of food to another. Decks are like tunnels that have already been made for them. Rats love to dig under them and sleep there during the day. The problem with these rat nests however is that they…

How Many Babies do Rats Have at Once

How Many Babies do Rats Have at Once?

Rats have plagues human beings for thousands of years. They follow us wherever we go, hiding in our sewer systems and city alleyways. Rats are highly adaptable creatures that will eat practically anything and breed very quickly. It is this ability to breed so fast that makes them difficult to manage. Just when you think…

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Case Study: Multiple Entry Points, Mouse Extermination in Toronto

This case study deals with a mouse extermination in Toronto and demonstrates the importance of a thorough inspection. Several openings were found on the property, which were likely responsible for bringing mice into the home. The technician on site placed several bait stations around the property to eliminate the mice, though a full exclusion of…