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The Hamilton, Ontario Bed Bug Epidemic: Has It Affected You?

When you were a child, your parents may have tucked you into bed with a lighthearted, “don’t let the bed bugs bite.” However, as of late, thousands of Hamiltonians do not have a choice in the matter. Their homes are being infested with bed bugs, a noxious insect that feeds on human blood, commonly found […]

The Effect That Demolitions Have On Rat Populations In Cities

When an old building has been a neighbourhood eyesore for years, the decision to demolish it may seem like a smart one. You’ll no longer have to worry about adventurous kids being hurt or questionable individuals setting up camp. However, it may not occur to you that tearing the building down can introduce a whole […]

Increased Amount of Cruise Ships Infested with Bed Bugs

With the ever-growing trend of setting sail for vacation on a cruise ship, there is one word that no one wants to hear while boarding their ship: bedbugs. Unfortunately, due to the combination of cruise ship vacations becoming more popular and bed bugs becoming immune to insecticides, the rise in these unwelcomed passengers is increasing. […]

The Holiday Season & Giving Back To Your Local Community

The holiday season is officially here and it’s the perfect time to reflect on your past achievements and future goals. It is also the season of giving and helping others – not only your family and friends, but also your neighbours, colleagues, and local community. Our team at Action Pest is not only devoted to […]

Are Rats Infesting Your Home This Winter?

When the mercury on the thermometer starts to plunge, rats are forced to flee their natural habitats to seek shelter from the elements and places such as your home or office provides the perfect resource.  While many homeowners and businesses think their pest control problems are over when the winter arrives, the reality is, rat […]

Protecting Your Home from Fall Pests

Fall means warm drinks, soft sweaters, crisp mornings, cold evenings, and family gatherings. However, the season of Thanksgiving can also mean some unexpected (and unwelcome) house guests: animals and insects who are starting to look for shelter in advance of the coming winter. As the seasons change, one must properly maintain the outside of one’s […]

Stop the Swarm!

Another season of Canadian summer pests is upon us. Every year, a multitude of people are faced with the problem of finding wasps around their property. Wasps grow in population and get more aggressive in the heat, which is why being proactive is so important. Here are some things you can do to stop wasp […]

Ants and The Need For Removal

While a few ants in your house, apartment, or office building may not seem like a pest problem, it is important to take control of the situation before it gets out of hand. As ants track food and grease through your space, they leave behind a trail of pheromones, which other ants then follow. Ants […]

Different Ways to Stop Wildlife from Getting Into Your Home

No matter how durable a home is built, wildlife will most likely find a way of getting into it. This is quite common and while we may not be able to avoid wildlife from entering our homes forever, there are definitely things one can do to decrease the chances of it happening. Squirrels, raccoons, mice, […]

Before and After tips to get the most out of your pest Control Treatment

Pests and insects can cause significant issues and not just in the form of poisoning food, ruining furniture and making messes, but they are also carriers of several diseases. This is the reason why most people get paranoid when they see pests and insects in their house. The first thing you should do is learn […]

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