Learn About Pests And How To Eliminate Them From Toronto's Extermination Experts

Terminix / Magical Pest Control stays current on all issues related to pests and extermination. In addition to helping our customers eliminate pests, we have a wealth of industry resources to help you prevent infestations, minimize their damage, and otherwise ensure your home or business remains a safe & sanitary pest-free environment.

Browse through our collection of recent blogs related to bed bugs, ants, bees, wasps & hornets, and other common household pests. For more information on these pests, visit the archives listed below.

What’s the deal with bees, wasps, and hornets?

You may think you know, but do you really? If your seven-year-old nephew asked you what’s the difference between these buzzing bugs, would you be able to confidently explain what’s what and look really awesome in his eyes? Or would you have to pull out your smartphone like a chump?

Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered, cool uncle/aunt.Read More

Is Your Mom Better Than these Motherly Insects?

Can’t think of what to get your mom for Mother’s Day?

Flowers are too cliché. Breakfast in bed? It’s been done. A gift card? …do you even know your mom?

How about a classic, from-the-heart, original, hand-made card! Don’t worry, we have the perfect text you can use to really make your mom feel special and appreciated:

‘Dear Mom, you are the best. You’re even better than these fantastic, selfless insect moms!’Read More

Should Torontonians push for bed bug bylaws?

Pest problems are prevalent from coast-to-coast, becoming more severe and widespread, especially in urban rental stock. Regardless of how clean and mindful you are, they sometimes can’t be avoided.

In Toronto, the city is making moves to get pest problems under control. They’re about to implement a bylaw that proactively requires landlords to instill pest control programs, prohibiting them from renting out any units riddled with pests, like cockroaches, rodents, or bed bugs.Read More

Are Bed Bugs Harder to Kill Now More than Ever?

If you’ve had the unfortunate experience of dealing with a bed bug infestation in your home, you know how difficult those buggers are to eradicate for good.

And according to a new study in the Journal of Economic Entomology, the bed bug battle isn’t going to get any easier.Read More

When Mice Sing About Love

Before we start, let’s clarify one thing: we’re pest exterminators. We provide state-of-the-art pest control services aimed to remove unwanted visitors in your home.

What that means is rodents are our sworn enemies! But even so, we have to give it to them – although it’s our job to teach you how to get rid of mice, their commitment towards romance is worthy of our respect!

For one, while the average man’s idea of romance this Valentine’s was probably a generic brand box of chocolates, male mice were wooing their fair maidens with heart-throbbing serenades.

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