Why do rats chew on water pipes?

Why do rats chew on water pipes?

Rats chew pipes because they’re poisoned – or not? We sometimes get asked about rodent baits and water. Clients have been told, or have read, that poison baits make rats and mice thirsty and that they will gnaw pipes to get at the water to drink. Well,...
Ants with wings?

Ants with wings?

But ants don’t have wings, do they? If not, then what are all these dead bugs on my windowsill? Those are ants on your windowsill and they do have wings, here’s why. I have white-footed house ants living in the wall of my home. They very rarely come inside...
3 Bombs and Still Got Fleas

3 Bombs and Still Got Fleas

Do flea bombs work? Ummm, no. So tell me why! Why aren’t these damn flea bombs working? Well, it’s all to do with the flea life-cycle. The flea life-cycle When we think of fleas, what immediately comes to mind are those little black...
Getting Rid of Bed-Bugs?

Getting Rid of Bed-Bugs?

It’s not a goodnight, I’m not sleeping tight. Is it bed-bugs that bite? I’ve heard a lot about bed-bugs recently. Have I got them? First things first. Let’s see if you’re in a high-risk category.  Do you live in an inner-city apartment?...