Fleas…Most people immediately run to their animal clinic and have pets treated in hopes of eliminating the issue. In many cases when caught early, this serves as sufficient control to eliminate these intruders from your home or business. However, when the issue is not related to your pet, and instead local to your environment. Simply going to the animal clinic will not solve your problem. Fleas breed exponentially and can survive even the harshest pesticide applications. Therefore without eliminating the breeding schedule it is impossible to command control. Using growth hormones to eliminate breeding and residual dust and liquid applications are very effective in gaining long term control. However, to assure fast results it is important the client understand what they have at their disposal to aid in control procedures. Tools such as vacuums and dryers are great ways to protect yourself during treatment periods. TheBugGuys.ca employs a method of education and elimination to rid your home of Flea intruders.
Bedbugs… In most cases would be more accurately described as Box Spring Bugs given that the vast majority of specimen harbor here. Fact is, there is no easy way to eliminate Bedbugs. Professional care is required immediately upon discovery of a potential issue otherwise the risk of infestation multiplies exponentially with each 21 day interval that passes. Strong monitoring and experienced technical applications are required to guarantee successful elimination and integrated preventative measures are critical in limiting local intrusions.
Bedbugs are a parasite meaning they require a host to survive. Moving, liquidating furniture, mattresses and clothing will not resolve the issue and retail products do not have the long lasting effect required to eliminate Bedbugs upon hatching from the egg. With no nerve endings eggs are immune to pesticide applications making a professional approach the only option to hunt down and eliminate the source of the issue.
American Cockroaches are slightly longer, more slender than the Oriental Cockroach and can be easily distinguished by a brownish red coloring. Though not as common as the Oriental Cockroach local activity has increased and large populations of this pest can infest both homes and business. Routine monitoring, rotating baits to ensure and follow up liquid applications are usually sufficient to eliminate this pest. However, consistency is key and edibility again requires a professional approach as the American Cockroach can adapt and move quickly to avoid a threat.
Similar in appearance to the German Cockroach the Brown Banded Cockroach likewise infests quickly and can overwhelm an untrained individual quickly if not identified correctly. Brown Banded Cockroaches like the German Cockroach are commonly found in apartment complex or shared living accommodations. Easily distinguishable by the “band” rather than stripe down the back the Brown Banded Cockroach is less common and tends to harbour in different places than the German Cockroach. Behind pictures, on curtains, in plants and in some cases harbouring between pieces of ply in wood- The Brown Banded Cockroach can provide a very serious challenge. Pre-emptive approach is the best option employing baits, dust residual and liquid applications.