We offer free estimates, which may require a site visit - give us a call to enquire about your specific situation.
Our aim is to disrupt your life as little as possible, so any measures we would need to take which require your absence can be scheduled first thing in the morning!
Do you have a problem with ants? Carpenter Ants for example? At Apex Pest Control, we are here to help. Here is the course of action we follow to rid your home of ants.
Identify the type of ant
Choose best course of action
If ants are coming from outside – may need perimeter treatment as ants will not cross a spray treatment unless there is a nest... [ ... Click Here To Read More ... ]
Need help removing beetles?
We do see plenty of these insect pests in the Vancouver Lower Mainland area and our course of action is:
Identify what type of beetle (ie: carpet beetles)
Eliminate the food source
Combination of vacuuming, dusting and possible spray treatment
Bed bugs are a growing and pervasive problem in Vancouver. We can help!
Pest control approaches to a bed bug problem are:
Visual inspection to assess the severity of the situation
Dusting with a natural product and a chemical spray
Also recommend bed bug covers be fitted onto mattress and box spring
Bedbug traps be fitted on the legs of the bed
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Birds can be pests too, especially in our part of BC where the urban Vancouver area provides plenty of food and habitat for pigeons, crows, starlings, and other sometimes pesky members of the bird family. Pigeons for example, can carry disease for humans and their pets in city situations and pest control companies have several methods to remove birds... [ ... Click Here To Read More ... ]
Vancouver pest control companies have a lot of their work cut out for them with the age old problem of cockroaches – it seems where there are people, these pesky insects are always trying to cause an infestation.
If you have cockroaches give us a call – we have plenty of experience in dealing with these pests and can help you with information... [ ... Click Here To Read More ... ]
Fleas can be more than an itchy nuisance for your cat or dog – they are able to cause a seasonal infestation in your home, particularly in carpets, furniture and bedding. Flea eggs can last a long time in your carpet so that just when you think you have the problem beaten, you get a new batch of hatchlings. Best to call a pest control company!
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What is more annoying that a fly infestation? If you have a problem with flies that you are not able to solve yourself, give us a call and we will:
Identify the type of fly;
Treat the infestation;
Treatment depends on type of fly.
Mice have historically been one of the commonest, most ubiquitous types of pests known to humans. If you see a mouse in your house, commercial or industrial premises, give us a call! We approach the problem methodically:
Inspection to determine severity of problem;
Treatment includes combination of snap traps, glue boards, ketchalls and sealed bait... [ ... Click Here To Read More ... ]
Moths can be a problem on your premises – in particular, their larvae. We can help!
Initial treatment is with pheromones traps to remove flying moths which are the breeders;
Then find and remove food source to eliminate the problem.
If in attic:
find entry point
install one-way door so racoon can exit but not re-enter
after raccoon has departed, remove one-way door and seal
If under building:
install wiring at least 12″ deep so raccoon cannot dig through
install one-way door to original entry point
seal exit after raccoon has departed
a) sealed bait stations as long as rats are active to perimeter only.
b) if rats are gaining access into the building, snap traps and glue boards are used
extrusion work will be necessary to prevent rats from gaining access to interior
BAIT IS NEVER USED INDOORS
spray and dusting with natural product and placement of glue board
vacuum all nest balls and webs, then a crack and crevice spray treatment
Squirrel control is generally a matter of the following procedure:
Find entry point, install one way door so squirrel may exit but not re-enter
Extrusion work to seal all other possible entry points
7 – 10 days later, remove one door and seal opening
We have written an article about Squirrel Control & Removal for a full explanation of how these... [ ... Click Here To Read More ... ]
aerosol or dust entry point
Remove nest if it is hanging