Understanding the Life Cycle of Bed Bugs to Better Fight Them

Bedbugs, by their Latin name *Cimex lectularius*, represent a major problem that can affect any home, both individual and collective. To be able to effectively combat them, it is essential to understand their life cycle. Indeed, in-depth knowledge of their development and behavior can help us detect their presence early, identify their favorite places and, […]

The proliferation of bedbugs in fall and winter

A bedbug is a small harmful insect measuring 1 to 3 millimeters. It feeds on human or animal blood. During the day, it takes refuge in dark places such as the seams of mattresses. Then, she comes out to feed at nightfall. These insects spread quickly and quickly invade an entire building without adequate measures. […]

Pigeon repellent capsule

In absolute terms, pigeons are not considered pests. However, depending on their living area and if their proliferation is uncontrolled, they can pose problems. Instead of getting rid of them like traditional pests, it is better to opt for repellent solutions. This is, in particular, the case of the capsules that we will present throughout […]

Extermination of Indian moths

Indian moths are a major source of concern in agriculture and food in Canada. These harmful insects are rampant throughout the country and their presence constitutes a threat that should not be taken lightly. An infestation can lead to significant food losses. In fact, a single female can lay hundreds of eggs throughout the year. […]

Everything you need to know about Carpet beetles

Carpet beetles are small, inconspicuous yet destructive insects. Before long, they are likely to turn our precious carpets, textiles and clothing into prime targets to satisfy their voracious appetites. We will detail through this article how to identify these pests and how to eradicate them from your home. Description of carpet beetles or carpet beetles […]

The importance of preventing pest infestations

Protecting our home against pests is of paramount importance. Not only can these pests cause property damage, but they can also pose a threat to our health and well-being. In this article, we’ll discuss the importance of preventing pest infestations and provide practical advice on how to effectively protect your home from these undesirables. By […]

The telltale signs of a pest infestation and when to call a professional

Pest infestations can be a common problem in many homes, and it’s important to be able to spot the telltale signs of an infestation as early as possible. In this article, we are going to discuss the most common signs of a parasite infestation, such as feces, nibble marks, bite marks, etc. Additionally, we will […]

Common mistakes to avoid when exterminating pests

Intro When it comes to getting rid of pests, it’s crucial to exercise caution and avoid some common mistakes. Improper methods or treatment errors can lead to unsatisfactory results, renewed infestation or health and environmental risks. In this article, we’ll highlight the most common mistakes to avoid when exterminating pests, to help you adopt an […]

Health risks related to pest infestations

Intro Pest infestations can pose significant health risks to humans. Diseases transmitted by rats, allergic reactions caused by insects and risks to food safety are all potential consequences of these infestations. In this article, we’ll explore the various health hazards associated with pests and highlight the importance of hiring pest control professionals to protect health […]

Discover the German cockroaches

German cockroaches, whose scientific name is Blatella Germanica, are species of cockroaches native to West Africa. They arrived in our regions via boat shipments and are currently among the most common pests found in homes and in the food industry. How to recognize them, where are they hiding and how to get rid of them? […]

Wasps VS bees VS hornets

Wasps, bees and hornets are insects of the Hymenoptera family. They should not be confused. Indeed, although they may have certain similarities, they are very different from each other, at various levels. Morphology The body of any hymenopteran insect is divided into 3 distinct parts: the head, the thorax and the abdomen, at the end […]

Smoke test: an effective way to identify openings that favor the invasion of rats

Rats are pests which, in addition to causing significant material damage, are carriers of more or less serious diseases. It is therefore essential to take all the necessary measures to prevent an invasion as well as to avoid recurrences after an extermination. To do this, you must, for example, adopt good habits such as cleaning […]

How to Recognize a Tick Bite

Discovered in 1977 in the town of Lyme in Connecticut, the Lyme disease-carrying tick—also known as the “Scapularis tick,” the “black-legged tick,” or the “deer tick”—is currently settling in Montérégie, Estrie, and southern Quebec. In the long term, this disease can cause skin lesions, muscle pain, joint pain, arthritic episodes, inflammatory cranial lesions, facial paralysis, […]

Get Rid of Ants with the Green Plan!

Whether they’re in your lawn, in your landscaping, or even if they’ve invited themselves into your home, entrust your ant problem to Solution Cimex. The Green Plan from Solution Cimex The Green Plan is an eco-friendly solution offered by Solution Cimex. It protects you from the presence of ants year-round, both inside and outside your […]

Diseases Can Be Transmitted by Mice in Quebec

Mice and rats should never be tolerated in a home, business, or garden building. These rodents are a natural reservoir of deadly diseases that can be transmitted to humans and other animals. Not only do mice have the habit of contaminating food, but the simple act of breathing in the dust from rodent excrement or […]

Are ground wasps dangerous to humans?

Wasps are part of the same family to which honeybees and bumblebees also belong. This is the Hymenoptera order. We are sometimes asked if ground wasps are dangerous to humans. In fact, whether it’s ground wasps (Vespula), wasps that build aerial nests (e.g. Dolichovespula), or bees, it’s always important to take precautions before intervening near […]

How to Keep Fruit Flies Away from Your House

Although they aren’t particularly dangerous, fruit flies are unpleasant insects that can lay eggs in your food. Do you want to get rid of them simply, without resorting to an insecticide? Are you wondering how to keep fruit flies away? Here are a few tips that will let you deal with these annoying insects. Don’t […]