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Attack of the Carpenter Ants!

Carpenter ants have become a widespread problem throughout the Okanagan Valley, especially during the Spring season. As the weather warms up, carpenter ants will become more active, which means being more vigilant

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Termite Swarming Detection & Prevention in the Okanagan

When termites swarm, it means a group of termites leave their current colony in search of a new place to begin their own colony. A swarming is produced as a colony matures and during warmer spring weather, often following rain.

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How To Teach Your Children About Black Widows To Stay Safe In the Okanagan

Black Widow Spiders, aka poisonous arachnids, are abundant in the Okanagan Valley. Poised, elegant and fierce; it is the shiny black females with their red/orange hourglass pattern on their abdomen that we need to be aware of. The male species are...

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BugMaster's Prevention Measures for Odorous Ants In Preparation for Spring

Odorous ants get their name from the distinct odor produced when they’re crushed; it’s similar to the smell of a rotten coconut. As the weather warms up this spring, odorous ants will become a bigger threat to residents from Vernon to Penticton.

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What Kelowna Can Learn from the Vancouver Rat Epidemic and Project?

The Vancouver Rat Problem The rat problem in Vancouver is seriously out of control. According to Vancouver Metro, Vancouver has the highest number of rats throughout the province of B.C. And that doesn’t come as a shock to rat researchers or to our...

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Now You See ‘em, Now You Don’t: Pest Control for Your Business

Now you see ‘em, now you don’t. Rats. Mice. Ants. Spiders. Beetles. Wasps. Flies. Millipedes. Termites. At BugMaster, we take care of the pests, so you can take of the rest. Namely, growing your business and making money. BugMaster Pest Control is...

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Ants, Bugmaster Pest Control

What to do: Attack of the Indoor Ant

The ants go marching one-by-one hurrah, hurrah, the ants go marching one-by-one hurrah, hurr...wait! Stop. We should not be hurrah-ing over ants marching into our households! Nothing sucks more than waking up to these asshole critters crawling...

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Serial Killer or Cereal Eater: The Rat Dilemma

As we dive into the month of November, it seems that winter is fast approaching. You may notice that everyone is starting to settle into a warm and cozy mentality; you know, lighting up the fireplace and cuddling under blankets. But that merry image...

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Ridding Your Home of Rodents

Rodents are unwelcome guests, but they don’t know that. They’re kinda like your crazy Uncle Mort and mean Auntie Beatrice: you should never let them into your house in the first place and once you do you can’t wait to get rid of them. Rodents, such...

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Black Widow Spider, Bug Infestation, Bugmaster Pest Control, Kelowna Pest Control, Okanagan Bug Exterminator, Uncategorized

Beware Black Widows In The Okanagan Valley!

Recently, we've been getting crazy amounts of calls about a large influx of black widow spiders within our Okanagan region. While these spiders are not aggressive (and they ultimately avoid confrontation), they will bite if they feel threatened or...

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