Home Pest Control Tips — Telling the Difference Between Termite and Carpenter Ant Infestations Homeowners are often terrified that their home might become infested by termites. Yet, we give little thought to the ongoing damage that carpenter ants cause. The signs and symptoms are very similar between the damages caused by termites and carpenter ants. How do you know if your home is at risk? … Continue reading Telling the Difference Between Termite and Carpenter Ant Infestations
Toronto’s Striped Skunks A variety of wildlife live in Toronto, and many of these mammals can become nuisances for homeowners. The striped skunk is one of the animals that often move into a homeowner’s yard in search of a place to call home. A Striped Skunk’s Appearance Striped skunks are easily recognizable by the line of white fur appearing on the entire length … Continue reading Toronto’s Striped Skunks
Essential Winter Pest Control, and Why It Matters Depending on where you live, winter may be a prime time of year for pests. With the crazy weather and the warmer winters, some pests are surviving, even thriving, in the coldest months. Insects and Their Different Forms Mosquitoes and deer flies are often seen as plagues of summer. The adult deer fly season is most active … Continue reading Essential Winter Pest Control Tips, Why It Matters
How Do You Know if Squirrels Have Moved into Your Attic? Is There Any Way to Discourage Squirrels from Choosing Your Home As Their Home? Although squirrels used to live solely in the wild, many of these creatures have become accustomed to living in rural, as well as urban, areas. While they might still exhibit caution around humans, they are not afraid to coexist with … Continue reading How Do You Know if Squirrels Have Moved into Your Attic?