It is important to first identify the species of the ant to understand their behaviour and nesting habits. Ants can be difficult to remove once they have established residency. Ants can cause significant damage to homes by burrowing and creating tunnels. There are various methods of control that include sanitation and chemical removal if necessary.
Bed Bugs have become a significant problem in recent years. They spread rapidly and easily. Bed bugs are not only found in beds. They will hide in areas close to bed areas such as bedside tables, picture frames and electrical outlets. They are nocturnal bugs that come out at night to feast on their victims. Once we identify that it is indeed a bed bug, we use a variety of effective treatments to combat the problem. These methods include steam, vacuuming, K-9 inspection and conventional applications. We also offer preparation services. We offer a one month guarantee on bed bug elimination services.
Mice/Rats often take refuge and invade homes, warehouses, barns and cottages. When mice/rats invade homes, food contamination and property damage can be costly. Mice/Rats are carriers of disease, are nocturnal and omnivorous. We will inspect your home and locate the source of entrance and activity. Some of the signs that you have a mouse problem include; droppings and urine, holes in the foundation, walls or drywall. We will set and monitor traps, bait and seal any obvious signs of entry.
Wasps and Hornets are not harmful to the environment but can be troublesome if a nest is near your home or building. They can negatively effect your ability to enjoy your outdoor space. They are attracted to sweet smells such as fruit, juice, beer and perfume. Elimination of a wasp nest includes injecting a pesticide directly into the nest and removing the nest where possible. The pesticide also works on wasps and hornets that are not physically in the nest at the time of injection. If necessary, a second treatment is provided at no additional charge.
Cockroaches are very resilient and cause economic and health issues for many businesses and residences. Cockroaches will eat anything from food, paper, packaging, cardboard and plastic. There are three main types of cockroaches that are commonly found in homes and restaurants; the German cockroach, the Chinese Cockroach and the American Cockroach. Coackroaches are known to carry/transfer diseases that can cause food poisoning, diarrhea and Staphylococcus infections. Cockroaches are not a sign of poor housekeeping, they can be brought in to your home via the food we buy, used furniture purchases and appliances.
Fleas are small wingless pests that are commonly found on pets. Fleas feed on the blood of its host. Fleas will also bite humans on the legs and feet that become itchy and unconfortable. Fleas can carry bacteria and tapeworm. In order to effectively eliminate a flea problem a strategic technique needs to be implemented.
Most spiders are harmless to humans but can be a nuisance. Spiders can live almost anywhere; on the ground, under rocks, inside and under furniture. Certain spiders, although rare, can cause concern. These spiders include the Black Widow or the Brown Recluse. If you suspect that you have one of these spiders in your home, contact us immediately.