Mice in Attached Garage - Getting Rid of Mice

Mice in Attached Garage – Getting Rid of Mice

A garage is usually the first place that mice will go to before making their way into your home. This is true especially if you have an attached garage. The attached garage is a type of a garage that is connected to a house by a continuous roofline, therefore, makes it easy for mice to…

How to Get a Rat Out of The House – Is It Really Only One?

You are probably on this page because you have noticed that there could be rodents in your building and are looking for a fast and reliable way to get rid of them. You don’t even have to physically see them, but rats have a way of letting you know that they are around. Common signs…

Really Small Ants in House – Pharaoh Ants

Really Small Ants in House – Pharaoh Ants

Really small ants in the house may indicate the presence of pharaoh ants but this isn’t always true. Pharaoh ants are often confused with other types of ants including thief ants. Misidentifying the infestation leads to ineffective pest control methods which is why it is a good idea to hire an ant control exterminator to…

Can You Fumigate For Mice As A Mouse Control Method?

Absolutely Not. There is no legal fumigation treatment for mice. Following the mouse invasion of your home, you begin to wonder if you can fumigate for mice. No. Mouse control methods which involve applying do-it-yourself solutions can be costly and typically have a high failure rate. Most importantly, strict pesticide regulations in Ontario means you…

Can Regular Bug Spray Kill Bed Bugs: No!

At the first sign of bed bugs, or the possibility of a sighting, many homeowners run to their cabinets to see which bug sprays, alcohol-based poisons, or other roach/bug chemicals they have at their disposal. Stop right there; this is possibly the worst thing you can do if you notice a bed bug infestation.

Pharaoh Ants Vs Sugar Ants

Pharaoh Ants Vs Sugar Ants – What are the Differences?

Pharaoh ants are relatively straightforward to identify but the same can’t be said for sugar ants. The term sugar ant is unfortunately used loosely to refer to any small, house ant that is attracted to sweet or sugary foods. From this description alone, people often bundle together pharaoh ants, acrobat ants, pavement ants and odorous…

Pharaoh Ants on the Defensive

Pharaoh Ants on the Defensive – Splitting Colonies With Multiple Queens

Ants are a highly evolved species with exceptional survival instincts which is why the species is so successful. Disease carrying pharaoh ants in Canada are some of the worst ant infestations particularly for their ‘Budding’ or splitting behavior. Pharaoh ants are tiny (averaging about 1.5 to 2 millimeters in length) which enables them  to invade…

Pharaoh Ants Infestation

Pharaoh Ants Infestation – Why You Need to Call the Professionals

The main reason why you should call a Toronto exterminator for a pharaoh ant control is because these ants are impervious to most common pest control treatments. There are of course over-the-counter treatments and natural DIY solutions available. As you will soon find out, there is a good chance that you aren’t going to resolve…

Pharaoh Ants in Ontario – What You Need to Know About Them

If you suspect that you have a pharaoh ant infestation in your home or commercial property, the first step is to identify that you are indeed dealing with pharaoh ants. Other species of ants that are often mistaken for pharaoh include pavement ants and carpenter ants. This mis-identification is the leading reason for ineffective pest…