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What To Do About Bed Bugs

Infestation has got to be one of the most viscerally displeasing words in the English language; just saying the word can bring up vivid feelings of discomfort. If you were to make a list of “least pleasant insect infestations”, bed bugs would have to be near the top of the list. As this pest control company in Winnipeg points out, bed bugs have been with us for millennia so they’ve adapted to human behaviour. They hide in our furniture, wait until we’re asleep in order Read More +

Unwanted Holiday Visitors??

Hello everyone! I hope this time of year brings you all health and happiness enjoying times with your friends and family! Speaking of visitors, I would like to talk about the unwanted type that unfortunately are showing up in rather large numbers the year. Of course, I am talking about what some people consider just a nuisance, even sometimes cute. These are of course mice and rats. (OK, Rats aren’t cute!). But both of them are more than just an annoyance, they can make you Read More +

Acquisition of OHN Pest Management

Acquisition of an outstanding company with a loyal customer base. Ancaster, Ontario, January 1, 2018– PPC Services has come to an agreement with OHN Pest Management to purchase the assets of OHN while maintaining the excellent service that OHN’s customers have come to depend on. Our good friend Ole Neilsen, the dean of pest control in Southern Ontario, has decided to move on to the next phase of his life with his lovely wife Pat. To that end Ole will be staying with us for Read More +

Warranties And Why I’m Struggling With Them

Hello folks! It’s been a while since I’ve had an opportunity to speak to you. First off, may everyone have a great 2017! Now to the business at hand, and straight up it’s a topic that I have struggled with since I started this business. That is the warranty. Specifically, I’m speaking to bedbug and cockroach warranties. Why am I struggling, you may ask? It really boils down to this, that for all the wonderful customers that I have (of which I’m blessed by many Read More +

Pest Control Services Kitchener Waterloo Guelph – Can You Pest Proof Your Home?

One of the major problems that accompany moving to a new home in the GTA is checking and making sure that the house is free of any pests – rodents, cockroaches, ants, termite, flies, mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, mites and other unwanted home invaders. But often, homeowners don’t discover these pests until they have all settled in and living in the house. If you are in a situation like this, what would you do? Often, people reach out to a pest control service provider in Toronto for Read More +

Preparation: The key to successful pest control

I can’t stress it enough: the key to successful pest control is preparation!  In the last several weeks, I have come across several instances where I’ve gone to treat apartment units for either bedbugs or cockroaches. I supply the property managers and/or the landlords with preparation sheets for treatment. For example, I went to do a bedbug treatment where the tenant was complaining about bedbugs in the couch, chair and bed. When I went in the tenants big-screen TV was sitting in the middle of Read More +

Top 5 reasons to hire a professional exterminator in Kitchener, Guelph and Waterloo

Professional Exterminators in Kitchener, Guelph and Waterloo are the key to effective and lasting solutions to your pest infestations. If not treated properly, pest infestations can cause property damage, health related risks and an uncomfortable environment for your family to live in. Health Risks: Pests are known to carry harmful diseases and bacteria that can cause serious illnesses. Cockroaches are known to intensify allergies and asthma related problems as they carry E-coli and salmonella. Lyme disease is also an extreme illness that can be caused Read More +

Heat no deterrent for furry pests

Well folks, I hope you’ve been enjoying the lovely warm summer that we’ve been having! Especially considering how cool and wet the last two have been, I have certainly not been complaining about the hot weather compared to those summers and of course the last two brutal winters we’ve had. But of course it seems neither have our furry friends. Usually in July and August, if you’ve had squirrels or raccoons in your attic, they tend to vacate during these two hot months. However,  I Read More +

Bird problem? Bird removal might be your best solution

You may not think about bird removal being a necessity – most birds are mankind’s friend. We build birdhouses and baths to attract them around our property. Some may even be indoor pets, but depending on the birds and where they are gathering, they could become problematic. Bird droppings are unsightly and when they congregate on top of buildings, they become a nuisance. If you are experiencing a bird problem, there are several precautionary measures you can take to avoid birds gathering in unwanted areas. Read More +

Tips to remove wild animals without harming them

Wild animals can damage your property and can harm you, if proper caution is not taken. In order to protect your family and your home, here are a few tips: Put up a fence: Huge number of animals are attracted  to garden plants and flowers. In order to prevent damage from wild animals, consider constructing a fence. They can be relatively inexpensive and last for a long time. Use non-toxic chemical repellants: Non-toxic chemicals are usually more expensive than the other chemicals but they work well in a Read More +