How To Keep Your Pantry Pest-Free

Keep Your Pantry Pest-Free

Dealing with a pest infestation is awful, but dealing with one that happens to originate from your pantry seems to feel even worse! Having pests in close contact with our food makes us squirm, so we’ve come up with a few tips on how to keep your pantry pest-free! Clean, Clean and More Clean! Dedicate
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Prepare Your Trees For Winter – In The Fall!

Preparing Your Trees for Winter

Though it may seem a little early to be prepping your trees for the arrival of Jack Frost, winter tree prep must happen before the snow falls in order to properly protect our leafy friends. To thank them for all the hard work they’ve done over the summer shading us through these intense heat waves,
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3 Ways To Keep Fruit Flies Out Of Your Home

Fruit Flies

With the hot weather comes farmer’s markets, roadside fruit and vegetable stands, and more produce in our homes and on our counters. Unfortunately, some of those fruits may come with some stowaways. Fruit flies are frustrating little pests in that they reproduce quickly and can be difficult to get rid of as they like to
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Remedies For Typical Bug Bites

Remedies for Typical Bug Bites

The weather is really heating up and so is the bug activity in Alberta! Bugs that love to nibble on us are rampant during the hot summer months, but just because the wasps, horseflies and mosquitoes are out doesn’t mean we should hide away from the sunshine! Would you believe us if we told you
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Attracting the Good Bugs to Your Garden

Attract Good Pests to Garden

It might seem counterproductive to be attracting bugs into your garden instead of trying to steer them away, but we’re not talking about pesky bugs like aphids, wasps or other insidious creepy crawlies. We’re talking bees, butterflies, garden spiders and ladybugs! These insects are the ones you want around to help your garden in more
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More Spring Tree Care!

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When the weather warms up, the majority of Albertans will flock to the outdoors to soak up that sunshine to make up for the lost time over the winter. But we’re not the only ones soaking up those rays! That’s right, the trees are loving it too! We covered spring tree care in our article
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Benefiting the Bees

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With spring beginning to show its face through our strange Albertan weather, new plant growth is going to start budding soon. And with new plant life, especially spring flowers, we know the bee is soon to follow! It is so important to help out our little friend, the bee. Even if you live in an
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Spring Tree Care

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We Albertans know that the weather is unpredictable and can be snowing one day and plus fifteen degrees the next. Though we expect it, sometimes the trees and plant life are taken off guard. That’s why it’s important to establish a spring care routine for your trees, to help them weather anything! Here are five
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Common Hiding Places for Bugs

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There’s one dinner guest we never invite but is always trying to make an appearance. We’re talking about bugs! Roaches, beetles, and any critter with more than four legs are always trying to find shelter and oftentimes they try in our homes and offices! Here are the most common places to find bugs and what
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Preparing for Spring Pests

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The frigid cold that’s entrapped Alberta over the past month makes it hard to imagine getting ready for spring when we’re still defrosting ourselves! But the absolute last thing you want as the temperatures rise is an influx of pests into your home or office space. Here’s what you can do to secure your house
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