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
Pigeons are subject to our scorn, and for good reason. They’re impossible to get rid of, and they carry a multitude of diseases such as salmonella, histoplasmosis, encephalitis, toxoplasmosis, cryptococcosis and psittacosis.
There’s no doubt about it, pigeons are pests.Read More
Enemy of homeowners and children in spelling bees alike, squirrels are cunning, resourceful creatures. Here are 7 reasons why.Read More
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
Father’s Day is coming!
Sorry, Terminix doesn’t have any gift ideas. But maybe you can bond with your old man over some Daddy Long Legs facts.Read More
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
If you’ve had the misfortune of a household pest infestation, you’ve witnessed a terrifying, infinitely growing army of insects, taking over your home. Suddenly, there’s a war on your hands! Hence the need for a pest exterminator.Read More
While it is quite unfortunate that we do not take days off to commemorate the Queens of the insect communities like we do for our human Monarchs of old, there are a number of uncanny similarities between the two. Read More
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
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