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.

Insect Hollywood: Household Pests Made for the Big Screen

You’ve been given hundreds of million dollars to write, produce and direct a movie, carte blanche- except for one catch. Your benefactor has a specific idea in mind for your foray into Hollywood: they want the lead role to go to a – wait for it – bug. A six legged, creepy, crawly bug.Read More

A Raccoon’s Guide to Avoiding Humans

We’re living in a human world, where they have wildlife and critter control specialists, and there’s nothing we can do about that. We eat their scraps, and we live on their streets. But that doesn’t mean we have to sit idly by and let them walk all over us.Read More

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