Entries Tagged as 'Pest Control'

Mice & Rats & Vermin In Buildings – Oh My!

December 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Pest Control, Property Management

photo credit: Uzbecka Last weekend I saw the Nutcracker at the National Ballet. My son loudly shouted “Rat!” to alert the the other patrons when the rat appeared. It was invigorating. Rats In Buildings Rats are generally not too much of a problem in buildings. The only time you have rat problems is around restaurants. […]

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Bed Bug Guide For Landlords

September 18th, 2010 · 17 Comments · Pest Control, Rental Property, Tenant Resources

Here are some facts about bed bugs every landlord needs to know. Nine Important Facts about Bed Bugs 1 – Even the adults are small, but the nymphs are transparent and practically invisible. (And Hungry) 2 – They are hiders, they hide under, in mattresses, and any soft furniture, behind electrical sockets, behind pictures, in […]

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OMG – Bed Bug Sex in the Toronto Star

September 11th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Pest Control, Rental Property

What is the world coming too when the penis details of a bug are printed in a major newspaper? Didn’t Bill Clinton teach us anything? Here’s the link to the article – Bed Bud Sex, Interrupted. Folks, I can’t make this stuff up! Here’s an article from Joey Fiorito who I also emailed with my […]

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Pest Control – Raccoons are Huge Furry Rats

July 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Commercial Property, Pest Control, Property Management, Rental Property

I got an excellent question about raccoons yesterday. I used to like raccoons when I lived up North. They have predators up there. Here in the city we’ve killed all the animals that eat them and raccoons reproduce and invade houses. We also provide an all-you-can-eat buffet of garbage for them. People who think raccoons […]

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Justice At Last – Goldman Sach’s Offices Infested With Bed Bugs

June 21st, 2010 · No Comments · Pest Control

I had my snicker of the day when I read this article about Goldman Sachs’ offices being inhabited by bed bugs, a variety of blood sucking wingless creepy insect that is not on the payroll of Goldman Sachs. I sense the Flying Spaghetti Monster’s noodley appendages at work here. Justice is sweet just like the […]

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