Category Archives: Pest Control

Protecting Your Home from Bed Bugs in Hamilton, ON

Bed bugs are great hitchhikers. They can move from an infested site to a new home by traveling on furniture, bedding, luggage, boxes, and clothing. Although they typically feed on blood every five to ten days, bed bugs can be … Continue reading

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What Hamilton Landlords Need to Know about Bed Bugs

Any landlord for an apartment or other facility is likely to have to deal with bed bugs at some point. Here are some tips and resources for you to get ready or to take action if you already have bed … Continue reading

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Cockroaches: Fact or Fiction

Q: Are albino (white) cockroaches common in infested homes? A: All newly molted cockroaches are white. Over the next several hours after ecdysis (molt), the wings and body gradually tan and acquire the characteristic color and pattern of the species. … Continue reading

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Bird Control: 4 Es of Bird Management

Pest management professionals who service commercial facilities are well aware of the dangers that insect and rodent pests can pose for food-processing facilities. But how often do you think about birds as a pest? Birds can harbor dozens of bacteria, … Continue reading

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Public Health Update: Tick-Borne Diseases

While pest management professionals can’t offer advice on the medical aspects of ticks, they can offer advice when providing tick-management services. Tick-borne diseases have become more prevalent in recent years, but through advances in modern science, scientists have been able … Continue reading

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When travelling: To Avoid Bed bugs

When traveling: Use luggage racks to hold your suitcases when packing and unpacking rather than setting your luggage on the bed or floor. Check the mattress and headboard before getting into bed. When you get home, unpack directly into a … Continue reading

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Preventing Bed Bug Infestations in Hamilton

The best way to control bed bugs is to prevent them from entering your home. Here’s how: Inspect second hand furniture, beds, and couches for signs of bed bug infestation before bringing them home. Enclose mattresses and box springs in … Continue reading

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Hiring a Professional to Eliminate Bedbugs in Hamilton

Make sure that you really have bed bugs and not some other pests. Use a professional with experience in bed bug control. Controlling bed bugs is different than controlling other pests. Be wary of exterminators who show up uninvited and … Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself; Bedbugs in Hamilton

If you try to control bed bugs on your own with pesticides, choose products that are intended for that purpose. Before you use a pesticide, read the label. Never use a pesticide indoors that is intended for outdoor use. Using … Continue reading

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Treating Bed Bug Infestations in Hamilton

Experts agree: Bed bug infestations are difficult to control, and no one treatment or technique has been found to be effective in all cases. Still, bed bugs can be controlled through a combination of techniques known as integrated pest management … Continue reading

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False Bed Bug Claims in Hamilton

The resurgence of bed bugs has caused more than the creepy little blood suckers to come out of the woodwork. Some self-proclaimed pest control professionals and marketers are trying to take a bit out of your wallet by peddling products … Continue reading

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Battle of the Bedbugs Continues in Hamilton

Scientists may be on top in the battle against bedbugs. These insects are one of the most difficult to control. But research, from the journal Scientific Reports, could help scientists to develop new, improved control methods. They feast on our … Continue reading

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Unproven Bedbug Method

The Federal Trade Commission said  that it reached a settlement with two companies marketing unproven remedies for bed bugs and lice over deceptive advertising. The commission filed charges last year against Dave Glassel and the companies he controlled, including Chemical … Continue reading

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Bed bug Elimination in Hamilton

Put our over 30 years of experience to fully eliminate your bed bugs in Hamilton. We have a patented process that gives you guaranteed results for up to one full year. We provide licensed technicians and we only use unmarked … Continue reading

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Action Pest Control in Ontario

At Action Pest Control, we believe our success comes from our philosophy of valuing our customers over everything else. Coupled with building trust and providing outstanding service, Action Pest Control in Ontario puts you, our customer, first. We provide the highest … Continue reading

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