Employee Spotlight: Lauren Cherry

Employee Spotlight: Lauren Cherry 26 September 2013, 2:20 pm

Meet Lauren Cherry, BugMaster’s Daphne DIY Store Receptionist and Retail Sales Associate. Lauren’s responsibilities at BugMaster include assisting customers with purchases and sales at the Daphne DIY store, making appointments and general office duties. “Having a DIY store in the Daphne area gives our customers the flexibility of handling pest problems at their convenience andContinue Reading »

Don’t Let Rats Invade Your Home 17 September 2013, 7:48 pm

No one wants to think about rats in their garden or even their home. However, this year’s hot, dry summer has led to an explosion of vermin in neighborhoods as far north as British Columbia. Hot weather puts up fewer obstacles to rats, allowing them to survive and breed longer. Ways to keep rats offContinue Reading »

Bad Luck Insects You Don’t Need 9 September 2013, 3:21 pm

Well, here it is upon us again. That superstitious day that only comes around 2 or 3 times a year. Yes, Friday the 13th. Wether you believe in luck or not, the day always causes some to stop and think, is it because it’s Friday the 13th? Folklore claims that certain insects could perform anContinue Reading »

Caution! Poison Spitting Insect: Two-striped Walking Sticks 3 September 2013, 3:11 pm

Here at BugMaster, we had a call recently about insects that have been hurting dogs. These dogs have been sprayed in the eyes with a defensive chemical that causes a painful burning sensation. The culprit of these crimes are two-striped walking stick (Anisomorpha buprestoides), also known by threatening names like the devil’s riding horse, prairieContinue Reading »