Do-it-yourself is all the rage right now, but sometimes doing it yourself can be a little messy. When it comes to rodent control, this can often be the case if precautions aren’t taken into account! We are often caught thinking of just the solution instead of the entire process. But this isn’t to say that … Continue reading Things to Think About Before DIY Rodent Control
They might look cute and cuddly and remind us of memorable cartoon characters, but mice are full of some unpleasant and not so cute surprises. This includes disease, property destruction, and general peskiness. If you aren’t interested in a rodent roommate, here’s a few things to keep in mind to deter them from moving in. … Continue reading All About Mice
Rodents are up there on the list of most destructive pests, not just because of their ability to get into pretty much anything, but also for the damage they cause. They chew through electrical wires and walls, they make nests in the feed for our livestock, they invade our homes and our offices and they … Continue reading How Does Alberta Keep Rats Out?
Mickey Mouse might be the nicest guy around, but the mice that sneak into your house and try to throw little mouse parties in the pantry aren’t nearly as charming. Mice have been trying to get into our homes and our food since we started building four walls and they still haven’t figured out that … Continue reading Three tips for making your home a No Mouse Zone
The planet we live on is the only one we’ve got, so why not do our best to take care of it? Here at One Man and a Lady Bug, we understand the importance of proper environmental care, and it’s our goal to provide quality pest control service while still protecting and preserving our earth. … Continue reading Why We Choose Environmentally Friendly Rodent Control
Everyone deserves to live in a mouse-free environment. Mice are messy and rather smelly little pests that have wreaked havoc on us since we started living in walled structures, and they haven’t let up since. But creating a mouse-free environment is achievable! Start 2018 off right by employing a few mouse repellent strategies and working … Continue reading Make this Year Mouse-Free!
Dealing with vermin in your home or office is never an ideal situation, especially if it’s a more invasive issue. But when traps are successful, we breathe a sigh of relief! Until we remember we have to deal with the aftermath of this success. Handling vermin is definitely not the most appealing task, but when … Continue reading Safely Handling Dead Vermin
Winter is upon us. We grab mitts and toques and scarves on our way out the door, fuzzy wool socks are now part of our daily wardrobe, and we always make time for a hot cup of coffee or cocoa. Wintertime causes us to search for warmth and nestle in under extra layers of blankets … Continue reading Three Common Places Mice Hide
The trees are shedding their summer colours and have turned gorgeous hues of orange, yellow, and red or lost their foliage all together. Mittens and scarves are starting to become a staple to our wardrobe and boots are replacing sneakers. It’s safe to say that fall is in full swing and with our bellies full … Continue reading Safeguarding your Home Against Pests
It’s a safe bet to say all Calgarians agree that sharing our homes or offices with nasty critters or insects isn’t high on our list of favourite things. With winter poking it’s head just around the corner, now more than ever we are seeing the migration and desperate scurrying of pests set on hibernating under … Continue reading Preventing Infestations with Annual Inspections