Houseflies are very annoying, but they also carry a wide range of diseases including Salmonella, cholera, even leprosy and anthrax! So it makes sense to keep flies out of your home. Check out our blog post - The Ultimate Guide to Fly Control, for tips on how to keep your home fly free.Read More
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Although the mere word “cockroach” creates a disgusting image, most people associate cockroaches with the large, scurrying cockroaches that often come in from outside. However, it is the small cockroaches species, particularly the German cockroach that cause most of the problems and can be very difficult to control.Read More
With the temperature warming up, everyone thinks about clearing up the yard for outdoor entertaining, which often leads to cleaning out the garage and then the house – a good Spring clean! If you are giving your house and yard the once over, now’s a good time to be carrying out a general pest treatment, to prevent an insect explosion later in the season.Read More
The mention of paralysis tick (Ixodes holocyclus) can strike fear into the hearts of pet owners. The fear is justified… for a dog or cat, a bite from paralysis tick can lead to death in a very short time. Here's all you need to know about paralysis ticks; life-cycle information, where they live, how to prevent being bitten, how to remove ticks, symptoms of a tick bite, what to do if you or your pet gets bitten and more...Read More
Cockroach baits are the best way to get rid of cockroach infestations, especially small cockroaches (German cockroaches). However, there are some tips to get the best performance from cockroach baits and indeed some cockroach baits are better than others. Learn more...Read More
Ants digging up the dirt in and around pavers can make a real mess of paths and driveways. If left untreated they can undermine the pavers, creating an uneven surface that can be dangerous and expensive to fix. Far better to nip the problem in the bud and eliminate the ants before they cause any significant damage. Here are a few tips on how to exclude ants from your paved areas and provide lasting protection.Read More
Pest prevention is often easier than the cure. Indeed, many pest problems can be prevented through good hygiene practices and a bit of home maintenance, even without using pest control products. So here are the top 30 pest prevention tips for inside and outside the home.Read More
A single wasp flying around may be ignored, but if you have a wasp nest on your property, it’s definitely time to act! Getting rid of wasp nests can be carried out by the confident homeowner, but it is important to use the correct products and appropriate safety equipment...Read More
When you have flea infestation, a flea bomb is the go to product. But how do you use a flea bomb correctly and safely to deliver optimal performance? Learn how to control fleas with PestXpert Pro-Fogger, the professional flea bombRead More