October 1st, 2021

When should you be concerned about the number of spiders in your home?

For most of us, the thought of having spiders in our homes is a scary one. It's a pretty common fear. However, spiders are not always a nuisance. They can often be very useful. Nevertheless,...More >>

September 9th, 2021

Where do insects go in cooler weather?

As the cooler weather approaches, it's fair to ask where all the insects go. Contrary to popular belief, not all pests are numbed by the drop in temperature or die outright. Winter is, in fact,...More >>

August 21st, 2021

Access areas for wild intruders to watch out for in your home

Bugs, vermin and other such intruders are most certainly not welcome in your home. While this is very unpleasant and can cause anxiety, fortunately it is possible to eliminate the problem. Whether it's rodents, insects...More >>

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July 2nd, 2021

What are the first signs of bedbugs?

Bedbugs can be seen with the naked eye, but there are other tell-tale signs that notify people that they’ve got bedbugs. It’s important to remember that even the most tidy and clean homes can have...More >>

June 4th, 2021

What happens to the animals captured during removal services?

As Ottawa’s urban wildlife control specialists, we’re often asked about what happens to the critters we remove from attics, garages, crawlspaces, and all manner of spaces where animals just don’t belong. The team here at...More >>

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May 3rd, 2021

How to choose the right exterminator?

When you call in a pest or animal control team, you want the job done right the first time. But how do you choose the right exterminator for the job? In this post, Ottawa’s nature...More >>

April 8th, 2021

Spring critters to watch out for in your home

As the weather warms up and everything seems to come alive, so do our attics, crawl spaces and sheds. There are several types of critters, animals and insects who are especially active in the spring...More >>

March 9th, 2021

What critters take advantage of poorly insulated eaves?

The easiest way for an animal to get into your attic is through the eaves or soffits - the parallel ledge that completes the triangle between your roof and your exterior walls. Eaves that are...More >>

January 26th, 2021

Squirrels in the attic: what are the solutions?

Squirrels in your attic are a problem any way you look at it. Although they might be fun to watch as they scurry around your yard and along hydro wires, there’s nothing cute about the...More >>