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Solution Pest Control Blog Posts

We gathered our Insect Control posts from Solutions Pest Control – Bug Blog. These are topical posts collected over the years about insect pest issues in Metro Vancouver and Whistler Sea-to-Sky corridor area. If your neighbours had these issues in the past, they might be relevant to your concerns today.

There is a great deal of information in our Bug Blog posts, perhaps one will address the pest issues you are experiencing today. Please have a look at our posts and give us a call if we can answer any questions.


Why Regular Pest Control is So Important

It can be said with reasonable certainty that no one likes to have pests, such as bugs and rodents, in their home. Most people are familiar with the pest control services of exterminators and with various products that can be bought to rid their homes of unwanted creatures. But what most [...]

5 Steps to find good Vancouver Pest Control Companies

Finding ants marching through your home, rodents foraging for food, or bed bugs nesting in your mattress can all be serious problems. Choosing the right Vancouver pest control company, however, should not be one of them. Properly dealing with pests and full-blown infestations requires a reputable company that knows how [...]

How to Handle Bird and Rodent Mites

Have you been experiencing crawling, biting, or itching sensations and can not figure out the cause? There is a good chance your home may have a mite infestation problem or it could be bed bugs. Members of the tick family, the majority of mites are usually harmless pests, mostly feeding on [...]

Fruit Fly Control – How to Prevent Fruit Flies

If you’ve noticed annoying insects hovering around that bowl of fruit on the kitchen table, chances are you have a fruit fly problem. The usual reaction (to no avail) for most us is to shoo them away or frantically smash our hands together in the hopes of killing a few. But [...]

Wasp Nest Removal Vancouver

How to Keep Wasps Away From Your Home Often mistaken for honey bees, wasps, hornets and yellowjackets are far more dangerous and unpredictable, delivering a nasty sting when provoked (in some cases, repeatedly). Summertime is peak season for these aggressive insects, making their nests in the ground, on the underside of [...]

Fall Pest Prevention Tips

Fall is right around the corner. Many people love this beautiful time of year, as it ushers in colourful leaves, crisp weather, and a welcome break from the hot, humid summer. As the temperature gets cooler, however, insects, rodents, and other critters start to look for warmer places to live, finding [...]

The Dangers of DIY Pest Control

No one wants unwanted pests in their home. Besides being a nuisance, they can cause serious damage to your property, as well as trigger a host of troubling health issues for you and your loved ones. While it may be tempting to try and tackle a pest problem yourself, you run [...]

4 Hitchhiking Pests that Could Travel Home with You

Not all hitchhikers hold out their thumbs for a ride. In fact, there are many creepy-crawly insects that are notorious for hitching a lift on unsuspecting victims, easily gaining access to your home or place of business. Even if you don’t own a pet, keep a spotless house, and carefully store [...]

Where do Cockroaches Like to Hide in New Westminster?

Where Do Cockroaches Like to Hide in New Westminster? Did you know cockroaches hide 75-90% of the time? It’s true. Ask anyone who has ever had a cockroach problem—they are masters at hide-and-go-seek. These creepy crawlers are so good at this game, in fact, that it could take months before [...]

Do Fake Wasp Nests Really Work?

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy your backyard, patio, deck, or balcony, right? Well, if you have a wasp problem, chances are you aren’t. And who can blame you? A nest full of these flying little demons can quickly become aggressive, sending you, your family (and even your pets) scurrying [...]

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